Environmentally, forestry risks include deforestation, driven by aggressive expansion of the palm oil industry, and pressures on land resources due to demand for biofuels and agricultural products. The growing mineral and mining industry poses other environmental risks, straining not just forests but surrounding areas and waterways. Another concern is the exploitation of forests with high conservation value and significant biodiversity. In 2010 ADMCF contributed to authoring a report that outlines ESG issues that responsible investors should consider when looking at the forestry sector and, by association, the pulp and paper industry.
A Recipe For Our Future Diet
November 6, 2019
A futuristic recipe perfect for warmer weather and stay-at-home flood days (only if you live on higher ground) Cook time: 11-31 years [2030-2050] Pre heat the oven: Below 2 degrees Celsius (Paris Climate Agreement) Serves: 8.5 ...
Sustainability is business critical, not an afterthought
October 11, 2018
On 1st August, 2018, Earth reached its “Overshoot Day” at an earlier point than any previous year in history. This describes the day by which all of the planet’s natural resources that can be renewed and regenerated in ...
Charting Asia’s Protein Journey: Asia’s growing appetite for meat and seafood a recipe for environmental destruction
September 9, 2018
Over the next three decades, we will see more change than we can fathom given the growing resource scarcity and the undeniable fact of our changing climate, which will impact our lives immeasurably. At ADM Capital and ADM Capital ...