SCAs sustainability targets are specific, measureable and time-limited. The targets presented are those we consider most relevant for SCA’s business operations and stakeholders. During 2017 a new materiality analyses will be performed based on the new conditions for the company. The sustainability targets will be reviewed based on the new analyses.
Reducing climate change
We will reduce CO2 emissions from fossil fuels and from purchased electricity and heating by 20% by 2020, with 2005 as reference year
The production of wind power on SCA forest land will increase to 5 TWh by 2020
Our plants will reduce suspended solids to water by 10% and phosphorous emissions to water by 10% by 2020, with 2014 as reference year
All fresh wood fiber-based raw material in our products will be FSC® or PEFC certified, or fulfill the FSC's standard for controlled wood
We will preserve the biodiversity of our forests. A minimum of 5% of our productive forest land will be set aside from forestry in our ecological landscape plans and a further 5% will be set aside as part of our consideration for nature in our managed forests
We will maintain compliance with our SCA Code of Conduct. All employees will receive regular training in the Code.
We evaluate all of our supply streams from a total risk perspective. By 2020, we aim to source 100% of our procurement spend from suppliers committed to the criteria specified in our Global Supplier Standard.