Values have changed and sustainability demands have increased in China, which is also evident in the copy paper market. Consumers used to choose products on the grounds of price and quality, but now they are also interested in responsible fibre.
WISA BioBond marks the beginning of a new era in plywood production. While maintaining the excellent characteristics of WISA plywood products, UPM Plywood’s bonding innovation largely replaces oil-based phenol with environmentally sustainable lignin.
The threat of infections and ‘super bugs’ have health-care facilities looking for ways and means to control infections while rationalizing costs. Environmentally sound pulp-based materials are helping them do just that.
In December 2014, UPM’s President and CEO Jussi Pesonen WASH Pledge to ensure that UPM is a safe and healthy workplace, where our employees have access to safe water, sanitation and hygiene on all premises under UPM’s direct control.