Environmental Management Systems & Public Reporting results
Best scores on Environmental Management Systems and Public Reporting
72% Arjowiggins Graphic
67% Stora Enso
|86% Metsa Tissue
61% SCA Tissue
|75% SCA Containerboard
70% Korsnäs (food and beverage packaging)
- does the company have ISO 14001 certification or equivalent for its mills?
- is the company reporting according to a standard recommended in the Global Reporting Initiative guidelines?
- has the company made its official fibre sourcing policy and actual percentage of recycled and credibly certified fibre use available to the public?
- how comprehensively has the company made air, water and waste emissions data publicly available?
23 UPM paper mills are ISO14001 certified, and the majority have EMAS certification; a Group level EMAS Statement being published annually. Additionally the 2011 corporate Annual Report has been published and verified against the GRI guidelines. All wood and pulp sourcing and all Paper sales offices are Chain of Custody certified. UPM has listed many our papers grades in the WWF Check Your Paper tool.
Metsä Tissue’s rank as the best company in the category of public reporting and Environmental Management Systems is both motivational and highly gratifying for us. It is a recognition of our conscious decision to open our books regarding Metsä Tissue’s sustainability performance and targets. With open reporting and communication we can create positive pressure within our industry and thereby motivate various actors throughout the entire value chain to improve their own CR performance. Everyone’s effort counts.
What WWF recommends
Furthermore, WWF recommends that a company reports on labour issues, human rights and social issues at a standard recommended in the Global Reporting Initiative guidelines.
Top manufacturers NOT disclosing data
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