Environmental Paper Company Index 2017

EPCI 2017


Tracking of the ecological footprint over time

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    23%

    of world's

    GRAPHIC PAPER

    28% in EPCI 2015
    and 2013
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    17%

    of world's

    NEWSPRINT

    16% in EPCI 2015,
    29% in EPCI 2013
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    9%

    of world's

    PACKAGING

    7% in EPCI 2015,
    6% in EPCI 2013
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    15%

    of world's

    PULP

    15% in EPCI 2015,
    14% in EPCI 2013
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    26%

    of world's

    TISSUE

    30% in EPCI 2015,
    14% in EPCI 2013

Regional spread of participants

Average scores of EPCI participants per product category

Category
Overall
Scores
Responsible
Sourcing
Clean
Manufacturing
Reporting
/ EMS
GRAPHIC PAPER
2017 2015
73% 70%
79% 75%
68% 65%
73% 71%
NEWSPRINT
2017 2015
80% 76%
91% 94%
81% 75%
66% 55%
PACKAGING
2017 2015
74% 74%
85% 83%
74% 72%
60% 63%
PULP
2017 2015
68% 66%
74% 72%
64% 61%
66% 64%
TISSUE
2017 2015
72% 67%
85% 81%
66% 62%
63% 64%

Participants since 2010, 2011 and 2013

Participated since 2010:

  • Domtar
  • Metsä Group (via M-real - now Metsä Board)
  • Mondi
  • Stora Enso
  • UPM

Participated since 2011:

  • Arjowiggins Graphic
  • Fedrigoni
  • Cascades
  • Korsnäs
  • SCA
  • Sofidel

Participated since 2013:

  • Appleton Coated
  • ARAUCO
  • BillerudKorsnäs
  • Bio-PAPPEL
  • CMPC
  • Fibria
  • ITC
  • Klabin
  • Resolute Forest Products
  • Södra Cell
  • TNPL/India

Improvement of the method over time

The questionnaire has evolved over time with input from EPCI participants. As the method is consistent since 2013 the overall results are presented in a historical timeline format.