Certificates and awards

We operate according to globally recognised standards for forest stewardship and management of environmental, energy and quality aspects. All standards are integrated into business procedures and reviewed annually by internal and external specialists. There are certificates related to our operations as well as to our products. All of which can be downloaded further below.

Operational certificates


FSC® stands for Forest Stewardship Council® and is an international system for certification of forestry that has the support of many environmental organisations. Read more at ic.fsc.org.


PEFC™ is short for Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification schemes. It was originally a European system for certification of forestry, but has gained global recognition. Read more at www.pefc.org.

ISO certificates

ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and ISO 50001 are international standards for quality management, environmental management and energy management. Read more at www.iso.org.

OHSAS 18001

This is an international standard for management of occupational health and safety. Read more at www.bsigroup.com

Product certificates

Certificates for composting

A certified product can be composted in an industrial composting facility in accordance with the European standard EN 13432. 

Adherence to additional standards related to for example food contact, toy safety and archiving are detailed in our product specifications for each product. For questions or requests for other certifications, please contact your local Iggesund representative.

Awards and recognitions

We are proud to have been awarded and included in various business indices for our approach to sustainability, including the UN Global Compact 100 and the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) A-list. You can read more about these indices in the section about Holmen and sustainability. Further below, you also find information about awards given to Iggesund for our sustainability approach.

Environment and Energy Award for Workington Mill

In November 2015, our commitment to continuous improvement and sustainability was recognized with the Environmental and Energy Awareness Award at the CN Group Business Awards.

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Bio-Strategy of the Year Award

In October 2014, the Pulp & Paper Industry (PPI) presented Iggesund with its “Bio Strategy of the Year” award based on an extensive investment program to reduce fossil carbon emissions.

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