How does Socfin manage biodiversity on its concessions?
Do you use many pesticides on your plantations? How do you ensure that these pesticides do not end up in palm oil that will be consumed?
Palm oil contains numerous carcinogenic saturated fatty acids. Do you think it can be consumed without any problem?
People often refer to land grabbing. How does Socfin compensate displaced villagers?
How does Socfin acquire the land for its agricultural developments?
The cultivation of the oil palm is responsible for much deforestation in Southeast Asia. Does Socfin protect primary forests and biodiversity areas?
I have seen a publication on toxic effluent in a river in Kienké. Has Socapalm done anything to treat its oil manufacturing effluents?
The oil palm depletes the soil of nutrients. You have to use a lot of fertiliser, don’t you?
How do you manage your hazardous waste?
Does Socfin produce sustainable palm oil according to the RSPO Principles and Criteria?
What certification will you use for your rubber plantations?
What do you do for the inhabitants of neighbouring villages? Do you supply them with water and electricity? Can they use your clinics and schools?
What fringe benefits do you offer them: housing, access to the clinic for the family or other benefits?
What are the accident rates like in your factories?
How much do you pay your workers? Do they earn a decent wage?
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