Tag: responsibility

climate change

A balanced solution to climate change

With the need for more sustainable manufacturing never been greater, certified traceability with mass balancing is emerging as the smart and proven solution to make a real difference Cutting carbon isn’t easy. Despite increased global efforts to reduce the use...

/ July 13, 2018
Sustainable development goals

How SIG’s FSC commitment is contributing to the UN Sustainable Development Goals

Around 90% of SIG packs now carry the Forest Stewardship Council™ (FSC™) label. It’s a little label with a big story to tell. In fact, it’s one of the ways we’re supporting progress towards the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals...

/ July 9, 2018
cut carbon

A commitment to cut carbon

The Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi) has approved SIG’s emission reduction targets, placing SIG in an elite group of global companies committed to tackling climate change The Science Based Targets Initiative (SBTi) is a collaboration between the United Nations Global...

/ June 6, 2018
Giving

Giving more than you take

Responsibility in business is more important than ever and is driving a new and ambitious sustainability concept – the journey to becoming net positive Corporate responsibility is more than just a nice-to-have initiative today. It’s a fundamental priority for companies...

/ March 23, 2018
protecting

Declaring our dedication to sustaining and protecting the health of forests

SIG had the great honour of presenting the ‘Vancouver Declaration’ at the FSC® General Assembly 2017. The Vancouver Declaration represents a strong public statement by businesses – a statement of their intent to support and work towards a sustainable future through responsibly...

/ November 3, 2017
SIG reducing Carbon Footprint

SIG’s carbon footprint: five essential questions answered

SIG has set a highly ambitious goal to halve the environmental footprint and double societal impact by 2030 – we call this going Way Beyond Good.

/ August 29, 2017

From the web: What a coffee cup says about a sustainable supply chain strategy

Companies that are serious about sustainable management must rigorously implement their supply chain strategy to be credible – in dealings with suppliers, customers and consumers.

/ July 20, 2017
balancing signature pack

Understanding the mass balancing system behind SIGNATURE PACK

SIG implements responsible processes and offers sustainable solutions for its customers. SIG Expert Udo Felten discusses the methodology of mass balancing.

/ July 11, 2017
Responsibility report

Review of SIG’s first Corporate Responsibility Report

SIG Corporate Responsibility Report 2016: Review by Fiona Dowson at Forum for the Future

/ May 10, 2017
certification schemes

From the web: foodnavigator.com: Good time to push certification schemes

Can voluntary certification schemes really play a ‘crucial role’ in the food sector's progress towards 2030 Sustainable Development Goals? Maybe, but they have to keep up with the pioneers, says David Burrows.

/ March 1, 2017