The industry pioneer in the field of sustainable fibers and paper remains committed to corporate responsibility
DE PERE, Wis., November 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Sustana, the leader in the sustainable fiber and paper industry, has joined the United Nations (UN) Global Compact initiative. Sustana’s involvement in the UN Global Compact – a voluntary leadership platform for the development, implementation and disclosure of responsible business practices – reflects its longstanding and continued adherence to sustainable practices and its continued support for the Ten Principles focused on human rights, labor, the environment, and anti-corruption.
“With this announcement, Sustana is proud to continue its commitment to developing solutions to lead society towards a greener, more circular future,” said Fabian de ArmasChief Executive Officer of Sustana.
“Sustana has proven over the years to be a leader in the sustainable pulp and paper business,” he said Jeffrey Crawford, vice president of sustainability for Susana. “We look forward to working with the UN Global Compact, the members of the local network in the US and Canada, and companies across our value chain to help the world move towards a sustainable future through responsible business action.”
Launched in 2000, the UN Global Compact is the world’s largest corporate sustainability initiative, with more than 15,000 businesses and 3,800 non-business signatories in more than 160 countries and more than 69 local networks.
The UN Global Compact is a call for companies to align their activities and strategies with ten universally accepted principles in the areas of human rights, labour, environment and anti-corruption and to take action in support of UN goals and issues set out in the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
As part of their commitment to the Compact, Sustana will begin submitting an annual progress communication in 2023 detailing the company’s efforts to implement the Ten Principles. In addition, through ongoing partnerships, Sustana will continue to take its customers on this journey and help them achieve their own ESG goals across the supply chain to align with the Ten Principles of the UN Compact and Sustainable Development Goals .
Visit Sustana’s profile on the UN Global Compact website for more information.
Sustana comes full circle in paper and fiber products by delivering industry-leading quality based on a deep commitment to continuous improvement and environmental stewardship. Through an extensive portfolio of brands – Sustana Fiber and Rolland Paper – Sustana is proud to provide innovative and sustainable recycled fiber and paper solutions for customers across the globe. North America. Learn more about how our products and manufacturing practices support the circular economy at sustanagroup.com
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