At Ahlstrom-Munksjö, we work to ensure that our inputs are responsibly sourced and that our natural fiber sourcing policies promote more sustainable forestry and agricultural practices. To meet our Sustainable Supply Chain goals, we ensure that all of our chemical and fiber suppliers have signed our Supplier Code of Conduct and have undergone risk evaluation, and we have established responsible forest product sourcing targets.
Supply Chain Targets 2019-2020
All chemical and fiber suppliers have signed the Supplier Code of Conduct or are considered compliant
All chemical and fiber suppliers have undergone evaluation of Supplier Code of Conduct risks
To continually increase share of FSC® certified wood pulp in sourcing
Energy, Water and Waste
Ahlstrom-Munksjö is dedicated to designing products and manufacturing processes that use energy, water and raw materials more efficiently. To meet our Energy, Water and Waste goals, we are advancing environmental and energy management systems and are reducing the intensity of our energy use, water use, water emissions and waste production.
Energy, Water and Waste Targets 2019-2020
More than 95% of plants have a third-party audited environmental management system by end of year 2020
Increase percentage of the company's energy consumption certified under a third-party audited energy management system to 80% of total energy use by 2020
An annual 2% reduction of specific energy consumption from 2018 onward
An annual 1.5% reduction in water use per gross ton from 2018 onward
An annual 2% reduction in water COD emissions per gross ton product from 2018 onward
An annual 2% reduction in tons of waste to landfill from 2018 onward
Ahlstrom-Munksjö is dedicated to using cleaner energy and reducing the emissions intensity in our energy systems. To meet our Carbon Dioxide goals, we will work to reduce our energy production emissions intensity by 2% each year and reduce emissions from our energy purchasing going forward.
Carbon Dioxide Targets 2019-2020
2% annual reduction in Scope 1 carbon dioxide emissions per gross ton product from 2018 onward
Annual reduction of Scope 2 carbon dioxide emissions
Learn more about our work in each of these areas in our Annual and Sustainability Report.