Paper, packaging, and wood products
The world's largest forest products company.
|International Paper Company||USA||website|
|International Paper Company|
Proposal to build a pulp mill and establish 1.2 million acres of plantation forest in the heart of the Indonesian rainforest.
[Source 2008][More on Forests]
For continuing to support, uphold and even fund greenwashing for business as usual destructive forestry practices like logging endangered forests, ditching and draining wetlands, large-scale clearcutting and converting natural forests to tree plantations.
[Source 2010][More on Forests]
This company received a score of 45.5/100 in the Newsweek Green Rankings 2016, which ranks the world's largest publicly traded companies on eight indicators covering energy, greenhouse gases, water, waste, fines and penalties, linking executive pay to sustainability targets, board-level committee oversight of environmental issues and third-party audits. Ranking methodology by Corporate Knights and HIP Investor.
[Source 2016][More on Sustainability Reporting]
This company is a participant in WWF's Global Forest and Trade Network (GFTN), which seeks to mainstream the principles of responsible forest management and sustainable trade throughout the global forest products industry, by providing technical assistance and fostering linkages between committed companies. Independent forest certification is a key tool in this process.
[Source 2015][More on Multi-Stakeholder Initiatives]
This company was graded in the Dogwood Alliance's 2015 Paper Industry Progress Report, which measures paper industry sustainability in the south of the US.
[Source 2015][More on Forests]
The California Transparency in Supply Chains Act of 2010 (SB 657) requires companies operating in California to disclose their efforts to eradicate slavery and human trafficking from their direct supply chains. KnowTheChain.org has examined this company's disclosure statement and concluded that it addresses the majority of SB 657 requirements. Follow the link to see this company's disclosure statement.
[Source 2013][More on Workers Rights]
OpenSecrets.org tracks the influence of money on U.S. politics, and how that money affects policy and citizens' lives. Follow link to see this company's record of political donations, lobbying, outside spending and more.
|Company Structure||Public Company|
|Revenue||US$24.8 billion in 2008|
|# Employees||61,700 in 2008 in World|
|Address||Memphis, TN, USA|