Performance

Environmental performance data for 2016, 2015, 2014 and our baseline year 2013.

2013 2014 2015  2016
Buying responsibly
Timber certification 93% 97% (surpassing our 2017 target of 96%)  97% (surpassing our 2017 target of  96%) 97% (over 80% FSC scoring 3 out of 3 trees from WWF)
GHG emissions
Scope 3 (CO2e tonnes) 7,038,000 6,292,000 6,950,453 Currently being calculated
Intensity 1,359 1,134 1,204
Operating responsibly  
GHG emissions  
Scope 1 (CO2e tonnes) 136,614 132,295 138,859 139,434
Scope 2 (CO2e tonnes) 68,904 74,292 65,631 65,381
Intensity 39.69 37.24 35.42 33.2
CDP performance 88B for the Climate Change questionnaire and also responded to the Forests questionnaire 88B for the Climate Change questionnaire and also responded to the Forests and Water questionnaires. Recognised by CDP as the company with the most improved deforestation policy in its sector.  99B for the Climate Change questionnaire and also responded to the Forests and Water questionnaires.  B for Climate Change Disclosure. Also disclosed Forest Products Information
Waste diverted from landfill 80% 89$ 88$ 91%
Reportable pollution incidents 12 13 11 11
Progressing responsibly
Savings due to environmenatl improvements measures Over £11 million Over £7 million Over £9 million

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