As well as being one of the leading private distributors for fuel and basic chemicals in Indonesia, a number of AKR’s subsidiaries are also engaged in logistics, manufacturing and industrial estate services. In each of the Company’s operational activities, there is the potential for negative impacts on the environment if not mitigated and managed properly. Therefore, we have a high commitment and concern for environmental management.
As part of the Company’s commitment to the environment, AKR strives to create an environment free from air, water, noise pollution and other risks that may arise from the Company’s operational activities. We are also committed to actively participating in addressing the impact of climate change through environmentally friendly operational management, biodiversity conservation, energy, emissions, water and waste management. Currently, AKR has instigated strategies and initiated initiatives to carry out the transition to clean and environmentally friendly energy.
Through AKR’s concrete steps to apply good environmental management, in 2022, 13 operational areas in the Company obtained Blue PROPER. This achievement was based on the Republic of Indonesia Minister of Environment and Forestry Decree No. SK.1299/MENLHK/SETJEN/KUM.1/12/2022.
AKR understands the importance of climate adaptation. Therefore, we have instigated a comprehensive strategy to mitigate the impact of climate change by the Company’s operational activities. The Company’s climate adaptation strategy reflects our commitment to sustainability and is a proactive approach to spotting opportunities and managing risks associated with climate change. By prioritizing climate-resilient practices, and investing in the latest technology, AKR will ensure that the Company can contribute to a more sustainable future. AKR’s climate adaptation strategies include the following key initiatives: