CMPC´s work is deeply connected with its surroundings; the communities, the territories and the ecosystems that make them up. We understand value creation for our stakeholders, as the way to generate our own value and grow in a sustainable way over time. We work directly with natural resources such as soil, water and forests, knowing that our operations have both positive and negative impacts, therefore, we strive to continuously identify science based opportunities for improvement.
In this direction, we have committed to specific goals for sustainable development, of an environmental and social nature, with baseline in 2018 and 2019, respectively. These will guide all our actions to the year 2025 and 2030.
Sustainable Development Goals >
We will reduce our direct and indirect greenhouse gas emissions by 50% from our 2018 baseline by 2030, therefore reducing our impact on climate.
Diversity and Inclusion Goals >
We will increase the proportion of women by 50% until reaching 23.1% of the total representation by 2025
CMPC has high standards of governance oriented towards sustainable management, rooted in the top-level management of the company. It is based on a corporate culture of ethics and compliance with the Corporate Policies and Regulations. We carry out our operations and business transactions in accordance with the best international practices, strictly complying with the laws and regulations of each country where we are present and always respecting the people, their dignity and rights, as well as the environment.
In order to have direct supervision on the implementation of the sustainability strategy of the company, CMPC board of directors has established the Sustainability Committee. The purpose of this committee is monitoring the economic, social and environmental dimensions of the strategy, as well as verifying the correct fulfillment of the objectives and goals established in this matter. Furthermore, the committee can revise and recommend best practices which allow to strengthen the long-term commitment of CMPC with sustainable development.
According to the CMPC Mission, Values and Corporate Purpose, sustainability is a strategic part of each business unit, its corresponding subsidiaries, as well as all operations and geographic area of influence and stakeholders. This strategic focus is based on three fundamental pillars: the risks to which the company and the part it plays in the community is exposed; material issues , related to the positive and negative impact along our entire value chain; and our contribution towards global initiatives such as the Sustainable Development Goals to which we subscribe.
Value Creation Model
Focusing on key processes, activities, products and by-products of each business unit, and paying close attention to internal circular flows, we have developed our Value Creation Model based on the Corporate Purpose, and through which, we face our Sustainable Development Corporate Goals.See the Value Creation Model
In the vast territory where we are have a presence and incidence through our forests and forest plantations, productive plants and various activities associated with our businesses, efforts are focused on minimizing impacts to the environment, through conservation and restoration initiatives, efficient use of natural resources and the application of circular economy principles, as well as strict adherence to certifications, corporate policies and environmental regulations.Environmental Policy Climate Change Policy
Processes and products
Identifying and understanding the interests, expectations and concerns of our customers and consumers, we respond to the growing demand to operate with processes oriented to products from natural, renewable and certified materials that satisfy the needs of people and preserve the environment. In this way, we continuously improve our processes and products based on a sustainable and circular operation focused on the principles of bioeconomy.