FGV Continues Its Commitment To Best Management Practices For Sustainable Biodiversity

SANDAKAN 3 MARCH 2017 – FGV enhances its commitment to best management agriculture practices for sustainable biodiversity through the setting up of its Bio Dewatering Plant and Bio Polishing Plant at its subsidiary, Pontian United Plantation (PUP).

With the dewatering plant, PUP’s Pontian Fico palm oil mill is able to remove solids from its effluent whilst the polishing plant is able to further filter the effluent water to achieve below 20 ppm (parts per million) of biological oxygen demand (BOD), which is a mandatory requirement by the Department of Environment for mill located in the vicinity of the Kinabatangan river. (more…)

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