The analyst firm "oekom research" – has found that BillerudKorsnäs together with Amcor and Smurfit Kappa is a leading company, in the packaging industry, in terms of sustainability. This after an analysis of some 20 companies. BillerudKorsnäs is ranked as "Prime" which means that the company is considered qualified for investors who want to make environmental and social considerations.
The strengths of BillerudKorsnäs mentioned are environmental performance, energy efficiency, product safety, the life cycle of the packaging and responsible procurement of raw material. Areas of improvement mentioned are transport efficiency and a holistic approach to water use.
Oekom indicates that they continuously analyze more than 3000 companies and have clients who invest 520 billion Euro. The logo from oekom should be seen as a sign of quality in terms of environmental and social issues.
For more information follow the link http://www.oekom-research.com/index_en.php?content=home