Sustainability Information


Forest Products Industry: A commitment to global sustainability

CEO Leadership Statement - June 8, 2006

The global forest products industry is a diverse industry that contributes to the economic development and social well-being of rural and urban communities world-wide. The industry is taking the challenge of sustainable development seriously, through action to improve forest management practices, combat illegal logging and improve environmental management practices. With renewable natural products that are sustainably produced and recyclable and strong sustainability practices that the sector is constantly striving to better, the forest products industry is working together to be a global leader in sustainability. This will be achieved by combining strong economic performance with sound environmental management and attention to the social conditions where we work.

Read the full CEO Leadership Statement on the forest products industry’s commitment to global sustainability.