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  • Overall approach
    6/14
    • Overarching commitment on deforestation
      4/6
      Deforestation commitment
      Deforestation-Free
      4/6
      "We procure wood and fibre only from responsibly managed sources and are committed to zero deforestation and no illegal logging."
    • Signatory to an initiative tackling deforestation
      1/1
      Signatory
      Yes
      1/1
      Forest Solutions Group - WBCSD; UN Global Compact; High Conservation Value Resource Network
      Mondi are a member of the UN Global Compact, the WBCSD Forest Solutions Group, and the High Conservation Value Resource Network.
    • Awareness of the value of forests
      1/1
      Awareness
      Yes
      1/1
      "Forests are home to up to 80% of the world’s land-based animal and plant species. They provide benefits – such as regulating water and absorbing carbon – and over 2 billion people rely on them for food and other services. Despite this, more than 7.5 million hectares of forests are permanently lost every year due to deforestation, contributing to an estimated 15% of all GHG emissions."
    • Target to reduce emissions from land-use change
      0/3
    • Reporting on emissions from land-use change
      0/3
  • Commodity score
    40/86
    • Pulp & Paper
      40/86
      • Commitment Strength
        18/36
        • Commitment to protect priority forests
          11/15
          • Commitment details
            Forest-related commitment
            6/8
            Commitment to protect priority forests
            Forest-related commitment
            6/8
            Certification schemes mentioned: FSC; PEFC
            Type of commitment: Zero deforestation; Protects priority forests; Certification
            "Procure at least 70% of our wood from FSCTM- or PEFC-certified sources1 with the balance meeting our company minimum wood standard that complies with FSC’s requirements for Controlled Wood" and "Maintain FSC certification for 100% of our owned and leased forest lands and promote sustainable forest management".
          • Commitment applies to all sourcing regions
            Yes
            1/1
            Commitment applies to all sourcing regions
            Yes
            1/1
            "Procure at least 70% of our wood from FSCTM- or PEFC-certified sources1 with the balance meeting our company minimum wood standard that complies with FSC’s requirements for Controlled Wood" and "Maintain FSC certification for 100% of our owned and leased forest lands and promote sustainable forest management".
          • Commitment applies to all operations
            Yes
            1/1
            Commitment applies to all operations
            Yes
            1/1
            "Procure at least 70% of our wood from FSCTM- or PEFC-certified sources1 with the balance meeting our company minimum wood standard that complies with FSC’s requirements for Controlled Wood" and "Maintain FSC certification for 100% of our owned and leased forest lands and promote sustainable forest management".
          • Commitment applies to all direct suppliers
            No
            0/1
            Commitment applies to all direct suppliers
            No
            0/1
            "Procure at least 70% of our wood from FSCTM- or PEFC-certified sources1 with the balance meeting our company minimum wood standard that complies with FSC’s requirements for Controlled Wood" and "Maintain FSC certification for 100% of our owned and leased forest lands and promote sustainable forest management".
          • Commitment applies to all indirect suppliers
            No
            0/1
            Commitment applies to all indirect suppliers
            No
            0/1
            "Procure at least 70% of our wood from FSCTM- or PEFC-certified sources1 with the balance meeting our company minimum wood standard that complies with FSC’s requirements for Controlled Wood" and "Maintain FSC certification for 100% of our owned and leased forest lands and promote sustainable forest management".
          • Target date
            2020
            1.2/1.3
            Target date
            2020
            1.2/1.3
            "Our Growing Responsibly commitment to 2020"
          • Target is quantifiable
            Yes
            1.3/1.3
            Target is quantifiable
            Yes
            1.3/1.3
            "Procure at least 70% of our wood from FSCTM- or PEFC-certified sources1 with the balance meeting our company minimum wood standard that complies with FSC’s requirements for Controlled Wood" and "Maintain FSC certification for 100% of our owned and leased forest lands and promote sustainable forest management".
        • Commitment to reduce use of virgin wood fibre
          7/11
          • Commitment details
            Yes
            4/4
            Commitment to reduce use of virgin wood fibre
            Yes
            4/4
            Type of commitment: Recycled content
            "We aim to optimise our own use of virgin and recycled fibres".
          • Commitment applies to all sourcing regions
            Yes
            1/1
            Commitment applies to all sourcing regions
            Yes
            1/1
            "We aim to optimise our own use of virgin and recycled fibres".
          • Commitment applies to all operations
            Yes
            1/1
            Commitment applies to all operations
            Yes
            1/1
            "We aim to optimise our own use of virgin and recycled fibres".
          • Commitment applies to all direct suppliers
            No
            0/1
            Commitment applies to all direct suppliers
            No
            0/1
            "We aim to optimise our own use of virgin and recycled fibres".
          • Commitment applies to all indirect suppliers
            No
            0/1
            Commitment applies to all indirect suppliers
            No
            0/1
            "We aim to optimise our own use of virgin and recycled fibres".
          • Target date
            Current
            1.3/1.3
            Target date
            Current
            1.3/1.3
            "We aim to optimise our own use of virgin and recycled fibres".
          • Target is quantifiable
            No
            0/1.3
        • Commitment to a traceable supply chain
          0/11
          • Commitment details
            No traceability commitment
            0/4
          • Commitment applies to all sourcing regions
            No
            0/1
          • Commitment applies to all operations
            No
            0/1
          • Commitment applies to all direct suppliers
            No
            0/1
          • Commitment applies to all indirect suppliers
            No
            0/1
          • Target date
            No deadline
            0/1.3
          • Target is quantifiable
            No
            0/1.3
      • Reporting and Implementation
        13/34
        • Reporting against commitments
          4/6
          • Commitment to reduce use of virgin wood fibre
            Yes
            2/2
            Commitment to reduce use of virgin wood fibre
            Yes
            2/2
            "In 2018, we used around 1.3 million tonnes of paper for recycling (recovered paper)".
          • Commitment to a traceable supply chain
            No
            0/2
          • Commitment to protect priority forests
            Yes
            2/2
            Commitment to protect priority forests
            Yes
            2/2
            Mondi stated that "100% of owned and leased forests certified", and "71% of wood certified".
        • Reporting is independently verified
          1/4
          • Commitment to a traceable supply chain
            No
            0/1.3
          • Commitment to protect priority forests
            Yes
            1.3/1.3
            Commitment to protect priority forests
            Yes
            1.3/1.3
            certification
            Mondi stated that "100% of owned and leased forests certified", and "71% of wood certified".
          • Commitment to reduce use of virgin wood fibre
            No
            0/1.3
        • Deforestation cut off date
          No
          0/2
        • Monitoring and verification of supplier compliance
          Non-specific monitoring statement
          2/4
          Monitoring and verification of supplier compliance
          Non-specific monitoring statement
          2/4
          Mondi describe their Due Diligence Management System which has a risk based approach to monitoring their supply chain
        • Engagement with non-compliant suppliers
          Engage with suppliers but with no time-bound threat of exclusion
          2/4
          Engagement with non-compliant suppliers
          Engage with suppliers but with no time-bound threat of exclusion
          2/4
          "If a supplier is not able to meet our minimum requirements, we may work with them to implement appropriate corrective actions. We reserve the right to suspend sourcing from the supplier until we are happy with their performance".
        • Publishing supplier lists
          No disclosure
          0/4
        • Accessible grievance mechanism
          Yes
          4/4
          Accessible grievance mechanism
          Yes
          4/4
          Both
          "We will maintain a readily accessible grievance mechanism in each country in which we operate to allow internal and external stakeholders to raise any grievances or concerns. All grievances and concerns raised will be recorded and actively investigated to facilitate a satisfactory resolution. We will ensure that no one will suffer for raising with management any violations of our Policies, or any legal or ethical concerns".
        • Collaborative actions
          No
          0/2
        • Report volumes of commodity
          No reporting
          0/4
      • Social Considerations
        9/16
        • Commitment to ensure Free, Prior and Informed Consent
          No
          0/4
        • Labour rights in the supply chain
          Yes
          4/4
          Labour rights in the supply chain
          Yes
          4/4
          Discrimination; Forced Labour; Child Labour; Freedom of association
          Mondi Group require their suppliers to ensure their workers' rights to have freedom of association, and to be free from forced labour, child labour, and discrimination.
        • Gender equality in the supply chain
          Discrimination/Gender Rights/Harassment
          1/4
          Gender equality in the supply chain
          Discrimination/Gender Rights/Harassment
          1/4
          Mondi Group suppliers must "Encourage and promote an inclusive work environment which provides equal opportunities forall, irrespective of their gender, marital or parental status, ethnic or national origin, socialbackground, sexual orientation, religious belief, political affiliation, age, disability, or unionmembership."
        • Inclusion of small-scale farmers
          Yes
          4/4
          Inclusion of small-scale farmers
          Yes
          4/4
          Mondi Group "offer training, support and long-term partnerships to SMEs and [they] actively explore opportunities to develop business enterprise and prioritise local suppliers."
  • Commitment strength
    18/36
    Avg. score
  • Reporting and Implementation
    13/34
    Avg. score
  • Social considerations
    9/16
    Avg. score

Profile

Mondi’s manufactures and distributes packaging and paper, with operations in more than 30 countries.

Sector
Industry sector 
Paper & packaging, Forestry
Segments
Processor
HQ
HQ 
Austria
Collective Commitments
Consumer Goods Forum member
New York Declaration on Forests signatory

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