SCA’s overall management approach to economic value creation is based on the premise that maintaining financially sound business operations is dependent on these operations being environmentally and socially sound. Economic strength and stability is a prerequisite for environmental investments and socially responsible decisions that generate long-term financial growth. SCA’s aim is to achieve maximum value for its shareholders and other stakeholders, such as employees, customers and society, with minimum adverse effects. SCA has a number of policies and management systems in place to achieve and follow up its economic value creation. This chapter describes SCA’s work related to its most important economic and financial aspects.
Targets and KPIs
People and nature innovations
Management systems, programs and certifications
Life cycle management
External charters or initiatives