People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) as provided DAWR with hundreds of
hours of footage secured in seven Indonesian abattoirs in making a complaint regarding
ESCAS non-compliance. ALEC claims that it is an “isolated” case – despite the amount of
footage submitted and despite Indonesia’s past track record. ALEC CEO Mark Harvey-Sutton says the industry has taken immediate action.
More accurately, it’s a reaction ....to a situation that bad publicity has forced them to
In a typically “transparent” move, DAWR has said that the Department will not provide
details of its investigation until it is complete. It is, however, working with exporters on the
Ho hum - we wont be holding out breath for the details of yet another "isolated" incident!