North Sumatra Indonesia , Bratapos.com , Complaint form or report form sent by RSPO for BRATAPOS email dated April 18, 2019, has received a positive response, RSPO will immediately bring down the INVESTIGATION team to clarify the report with a field report precisely at PT.PERKEBUNAN NUSANTARA IV on Indonesia at north Sumatra .RSPO party through the complaints division directly commanded by Mr.Rudi Bachtiar Rifai on Jakarta-Indonesia promised to follow up on the reporting team report consisting of press media Bratapos handrianto journalist and non-governmental organizations Conservation and Environment general M. Zainuddin Daulay.
As the contents of the report revealed the dilapidation of the Line Application system of the palm oil mill owned by PT.PERKEBUNAN NUSANTARA IV, taking several locations in PT.PERKEBUNAN NUSANTARA’ IV AJAMU and PT.PERKEBUNAN NUSANTARA’ IV LANGKAT.
The PT.PERKEBUNAN NUSANTARA IV AJAMU factory no longer found accidental leaks, but the government’s palm oil mill waste intentionally dumped its waste through a pipelines directly towards the barumun river in the upstream Panai village and there were several points to change the landscape, the tributary being used as a waste storage place , as what happens if the barumun river experiences high tide, then all the tributaries will be filled with water from the river and automatic rivers whatever the type of river biota fulfills it.
But what happens when the water has receded, from the monitoring team the reporter found dozens of dead fish floating and stranded on solid black wastewater emits a very high gas odor and it can be concluded that the water contains toxic substances or B3 waste from the palm oil mill owned by PT.PERKEBUNAN NUSANTARA IV AJAMU.
Other places and times the factory clarifies the findings of the reporting team, explaining that the palm oil mill belongs to PT.PERKEBUNAN NUSANTARA IV AJAMU already applied their waste properly and according to the procedure. Even from where PT.PERKEBUNAN NUSANTARA IV assessed it was good and right according to the procedure.
According to PT.PERKEBUNAN NUSANTARA IV employees, Panca, Reza and Napit ,they explained that the waste was disposed of into the river but knew the river, when invited to the location they refused on the grounds that the location of PT.PERKEBUNAN NUSANTARA’ IV AJAMU was very far and the road was damaged. But the team departed the other time to find a smooth and good location, as well as the river shoulder which they meant was the right disposal of waste directly into the river body in Panai sub-district, ajamu village .
While the next location sample is in Langkat North Sumatra, from the observation of press media North Sumatra Bratapos and non-governmental organizations Conservation and Environment reporters There are several points, the government-owned palm oil mill waste in PT.PERKEBUNAN NUSANTARA IV LANGKAT disposed of its waste in a very large storage area estimated to be around 3 hectares for factory waste Line Application oil palm.
However, there are some suspicious locations where the number 2 holding pond has leaked around the 3-hectare land until it finds a waste river path that is full and filled with oil palm plantations. In other locations there are several rivers that are inundated. check on GPS found that the location is an active river flow, but in reality it is a waste storage stream.
The Secretary General of non-governmental organizations Conservation and Environment North Sumatra commented very hard on the findings.
“We will hold a peaceful demonstration as long as there is good faith the Managing Director of PT.PERKEBUNAN NUSANTARA IV SIWI Peni to respond but if the President Director of PT.Perkebunan NUSANTARA IV does not pay attention then we will hold a demonstration at one time in 3 places different, namely the RSPO Jakarta -PT.PERKEBUNAN NUSANTARA IV-MUSIMMAS with the demands of STOPED CERTIFICATE OF PT.PERKEBUNAN NUSANTARA IV AT RSPO, PT. MUSIMMAS STOP MAKING CPO AND PALM KERNEL PT.PERKEBUNAN NUSANTARA IV, PT.PERKEBUNAN NUSANTARA IV MUST CLOSE THE PALM OIL FACTORY until the processing of their waste is done properly, “said Zainuddin Daulay.
Reporter : Handrianto
Editor : wo
Publisher : Redaksi