Santander financing forest destruction
Santander has ploughed tens of millions of its customers’ money into paper company, APRIL, which is leading Indonesian rainforest destruction.
Indonesia’s rainforests are home to untold numbers of plants and animals. Every year scientists uncover more rare species that can’t be found anywhere else. Yet these forests are disappearing fast, as companies chop down the trees to make paper and packaging.
Santander claims to be a responsible bank. So why is it bankrolling APRIL, a paper company that is pulping vast areas of forest? Greenpeace researchers uncovered loans worth tens of millions of pounds - loans that Santander is trying to keep a secret.
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