September 30, 2004
Pulp and paper industry rated for the second time by CSE.
The rating pushes companies to improve their environmental performance
- The second rating of the pulp and paper sector shows visible improvements in environmental performance of large companies.
- CSE’s data shows that industry can work to provide jobs and a growth model -- it can provide employment to 0.55 million farming families just from tree plantation, and can make India a pulp-surplus country.
- The credibility of the rating works as a reputational incentive to drive change in the sector.