In it for the long run
Our long term approach and sustainable profit level provide the foundation for continuing to be a responsible part of society and a trusted business partner also in the future.
Building on our past going back to the establishment of an iron works in 1685, we continue to invest in the future, basing our long term success on continuously growing, well-managed forest, and paperboard mills powered by bioenergy.
We firmly believe that long term sustainable business is best based on renewable raw material and energy sources. Or, as we say, black figures are best grown from green assets.
Iggesund and the environment
Like the rest of the Holmen Group we are dedicated to an efficient use and regeneration of raw materials and energy. An effort that was awarded with certification according to the ISO 14001 environmental program in 2001.
The Group’s CEO, as well as the heads of the business areas, have overall responsibility for the environment. Operational responsibility is held by mill managers and forest managers. The Group’s head of environmental affairs coordinates environmental efforts and ensures that the environmental and energy policy is applied, as well as preparing policy issues. Climate issues are mainly dealt with by the Group Technology Staff and the Group management.