Environment in 2020

Environment performance assessment includes three themes: sustainable nonwovens, low impact manufacturing and environmental management. 

Environment Suominen result (points) Max score (points) Share from max score Weight TOTAL SCORES TO ESG METER
Sustainable nonwovens 12 15 80 % 15 12
Low impact manufacturing 21 45 47 % 15 7
Environmental management 4 6 67 % 10 7
Total performance - Environment       40 26
Sustainable Nonwovens   Performance Reference Score from maximum Scoring principles
        12 / 15  
Sustainable products - increase the share of sales    22.5 % AR p. 20 1 / 3 Overall target is to reach 50% increase in sales of sustainable products by 2025, compared to the base year 2019.
If performance is 40% or over - 3 points
If performance is between 30-40% - 2 points
If performance is between 20-30% - 1 point
If performance is between 0-20% - 0 points
Number of sustainable product launches   9 AR p. 20 2 / 3 Overall target is to reach over 10 sustainable product launches annually.
If performance is over 10 - 3 points
If performance is between 8-10 - 2 points
If performance is between 4-8 - 1 point
If performance is between 0-4  - 0 points
Products made from renewable raw materials available   YES AR p.28 3 / 3 If answer is YES - 3 points
If answer is NO - 0 points
Products made from certified raw material sources available   YES AR p. 50 3 / 3 If answer is YES - 3 points
If answer is NO - 0 points
Products made from recycled raw materials available   YES product page 3 / 3 If answer is YES - 3 points
If answer is NO - 0 points
Low impact manufacturing   Performance Reference Score from maximum Scoring principles
Climate change       7 / 12  
Level of reporting   Scopes 1 & 2 AR p. 48 2 / 3 If all scopes 1, 2 & 3 reported - 3 points
If scopes 1 & 2 reported - 2 points
If scope 1 reported - 1 point
If no reporting - 0 points
Publicly stated GHG reduction target    YES AR p. 20 3 / 3 If answer is YES - 3 points
If answer is NO - 0 points
Performance towards GHG reduction target   14.9% AR p. 20 2 / 3 Overall target is to reach 20% reduction per ton of product by 2025, compared to the base year 2019.
If performance is 18% or over - 3 points
If performance is between 14-17% - 2 points
If performance is between 8-13% - 1 point
If performance is between 0-8% - 0 points
Values verified externally in GRI reporting   NO N/a 0 / 3 If answer is YES - 3 points
If answer is NO - 0 points
Energy       4 / 12  
Share of renewable energy reported   NO N/a 0 / 3 If answer is YES - 3 points
If answer is NO - 0 points
Publicly stated energy reduction target    YES AR p. 20 3 / 3 If answer is YES - 3 points
If answer is NO - 0 points
Performance towards energy reduction target   8.0% AR p. 20 1 / 3 Overall target is to reach 20% reduction per ton of product by 2025, compared to the base year 2019.
If performance is 18% or over - 3 points
If performance is between 14-17% - 2 points
If performance is between 8-13% - 1 point
If performance is between 0-8% - 0 points
Values verified externally in GRI reporting   NO N/a 0 / 3 If answer is YES - 3 points
If answer is NO - 0 points
Landfill waste       3 / 9  
Publicly stated landfill waste reduction target    YES AR p. 20 3 / 3 If answer is YES - 3 points
If answer is NO - 0 points
Performance towards landfill waste reduction target   2.4% AR p. 20 0 / 3 Overall target is to reach 20% reduction per ton of product by 2025, compared to the base year 2019.
If performance is 18% or over - 3 points
If performance is between 14-17% - 2 points
If performance is between 8-13% - 1 point
If performance is between 0-8% - 0 points
Values verified externally in GRI reporting   NO N/a 0 / 3 If answer is YES - 3 points
If answer is NO - 0 points
Water       7 / 12  
Publicly stated water consumption reduction target    YES AR p. 20 3 / 3 If answer is YES - 3 points
If answer is NO - 0 points
Performance towards water reduction target   12.2% AR p. 20 1 / 3 Overall target is to reach 20% reduction per ton of product by 2025, compared to the base year 2019.
If performance is 18% or over - 3 points
If performance is between 14-17% - 2 points
If performance is between 8-13% - 1 point
If performance is between 0-8% - 0 points
Values verified externally in GRI reporting   NO N/a 0 / 3 If answer is YES - 3 points
If answer is NO - 0 points
Water scarcity evaluated at sites   YES AR p. 47 3 / 3 If answer is YES - 3 points
If answer is NO - 0 points
Environmental management Performance Reference Score from maximum Scoring principles
      4 / 6  
Local environmental policies in place (coverage%) 87.5% AR p. 50 2 / 3 100% coverage of our plants - 3 points
80-99% coverage of our plants - 2 points
70-79% coverage of our plants - 1 point
<70% coverage of our plants - 0 points
Certified environmental management system ISO 14001 (coverage%) 87.5% AR p. 50 2 / 3 100% sites certified - 3 points
80-99% sites certified - 2 points
70-79% sites certified - 1 point
<70% sites certified - 0 points