Management approach

SCA’s overall environmental management approach is to enhance the operations’ positive environmental contributions, while minimizing their negative environmental impact. This chapter describes SCA’s work related to its most important environmental aspects.

Strategic components


Sustainability Policy

Code of Conduct

Targets and KPI

Climate and energy

Fiber sourcing and Biodiversity


Management systems, programs and certifications

ISO 9000


Resource Management System (RMS)

ESAVE (Energy)

Chain of Custody – FSC® and PEFC

Life cycle assessments (LCAs)

External charters or initiatives

UN Global Compact