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KLK case study

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  • KLK has strengthened its labour standards and disclosure, following allegations of deforestation and poor labour standards in 2012 and 2013.
  • Hermes EOS began engagement with KLK on this topic in February of 2012 and continues to engage on this ongoing challenge and on its sustainability plan.

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