Story | 06/22/2020 08:25:53 | 1 min Read time

UPM rated by EcoVadis among one per cent of most responsible suppliers globally

Is your goal to ensure that your trading partners adhere to the same strict sustainability criteria that you do? Choose UPM as your trusted partner for paper. In 2020, UPM was awarded a Platinum medal in EcoVadis CSR rating. This rating ranks us among the top 1% of all 65,000 suppliers assessed globally. 

The platinum medal ensures that you can trust UPM to be a transparent, reliable and responsible supplier committed to sustainable supply chain. The assessment is based both on our performance as a supplier and our requirements for our own supply chain.

EcoVadis' methodology covers four themes: environment, labor and human rights, as well as ethics and sustainable procurement. UPM's received a score of 82/100 which is the highest in the company's five-year-history in the EcoVadis network.

With the EcoVadis platform, trading partners are able to share information regarding sustainability performance, reduce risks and drive innovation in their sourcing activities. The EcoVadis network covers over 60,000 businesses in almost 200 industry categories and 155 countries. UPM Sourcing also uses EcoVadis to assess its suppliers.

Want to learn more about how UPM ensures the sustainability of our supply chain? Visit our Group website