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Awards & Recognitions

From our forward-looking forestry practices of a century ago to the new products and strategies of today, we seek to set the standard for sustainability. Although the bar is set higher each year, we are well equipped to meet the challenge.

But, it's not just us who thinks we're doing a good job on the sustainability front. Every year, we are honored to receive numerous accolades from other organizations and be included on the premier sustainability financial indices.

DOW JONES SUSTAINABILITY INDEX

World Index: 2011 - 2013
North America Index: 2005 - 2013

The Dow Jones Sustainability World Index, composed of the top 10 percent of sustainability performers in the 2,500 largest companies in the Dow Jones Global Total Stock Market Index, is widely considered one of the most desirable and credible recognitions for sustainability performance.

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GLOBAL 100

2011, 2014

The Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations in the World are the top ten percent of sustainability and financial performers from a global universe of 3,500 stocks, ranked on a set of key performance indicators calculated using environmental, social, governance and financial data.

Global 100

FTSE4GOOD

2005 - 2008, 2011 - 2013

For many years, we've been independently assessed according to the FTSE4Good criteria and satisfied the requirements to become a constituent of the FTSE4Good Index Series, an equity index series that is designed to facilitate investment in companies that meet globally recognized corporate responsibility standards.

FTSE4GOOD

THE CIVIC 50: TOP 50 MOST COMMUNITY-MINDED COMPANIES

2012 - 2013

The Civic 50 survey is the first comprehensive ranking of companies that best use their time, talent, and resources to improve the quality of life in the communities where they do business. The survey was conducted by the National Conference on Citizenship and Points of Light, in partnership with Bloomberg News.

THE CIVIC 50

WORLD’S MOST ETHICAL COMPANIES

2009 - 2010, 2012 - 2014

Annually, the Ethisphere Institute selects leading companies across 41 industries to be part of the "World's Most Ethical Companies" list. To be included, companies must demonstrate leadership in categories such as compliance and ethics programs, corporate responsibility, sustainability and governance.

WORLDS MOST ETHICAL COMPANIES

OEKOM PRIME STATUS

2011 - 2013

Prime status is awarded to companies which the oekom Corporate Rating determines to be among the leaders in their industry and which meet industry-specific minimum requirements, including more than 100 indicators covering areas of social, cultural and environmental sustainability. Prime status is awarded to one in six of the companies analyzed.

OEKOM PRIME STATUS

ECPI GLOBAL EQUITY INDICES

2007 - present

We are currently included on four ECPI Global Equity Indices: ECPI's Global ESG Alpha Equity, Ethical Index Global, Global Alpha 40, and Developed Ethical + Equity. ECPI indices are used as benchmarks and investment and risk management tools, and are designed to provide exposure to sustainable-investments tracking for the financial world.

STOXX® GLOBAL ESG LEADERS

2012/2013 - 2013/2014

The STOXX® Global ESG Leaders indices are an innovative series of environmental, social, and governance equity indices that are based on a transparent selection process. This index model allows investors to fully understand which factors determine a company's ESG rating and why these factors are important.

STOXX GLOBAL ESG

MAPLECROFT CLIMATE INNOVATION INDEX

Cycles 1 - 3 (#16)

Inclusion in the Maplecroft Climate Innovation Index demonstrates superior management, mitigation and adaptation in the field of climate innovation. More than 360 US-listed companies with free-float market capitalization of over $1 billion were rated and reviewed.

MAPLECROFT CLIMATE INNOVATION INDEX

2020 WOMEN ON BOARDS

2013 - present

We are currently recognized as a “W” (winning company) by 2020 Women on Boards, a national campaign to increase the percentage of women on public corporate boards by twenty percent or greater by 2020.

2020 WOMEN ON BOARDS

BEST DIVERSITY COMPANY

2008-2013

We were identified as a "Best Diversity Company" by the readers of Diversity/Careers in Engineering and Information Technology magazine, based on voters' ranking of our support of minorities and women, our attention to work/life balance and our commitment to supplier diversity.

BEST DIVERSITY COMPANY

FORTUNE MOST ADMIRED

1988 - 2014

From 1988 through today, we have held the position of either first, second, or third most admired forest and paper products company in the world. The rankings are based on a survey of industry executives and financial analysts who rate companies in nine categories ranging from innovation to global competitiveness.

100 BEST CORPORATE CITIZENS

2008 - 2014

Corporate Responsibility Magazine's 100 Best Corporate Citizens rankings are based on more than 360 data points of public information in seven categories: environment, climate change, human rights, philanthropy, employee relations, financial performance and governance. In 2014, we were named to the #6 position on the list.

THE SUSTAINABILITY YEARBOOK

2011 - 2014

RobecoSAM's "The Sustainability Yearbook" is one of the world's most comprehensive publications on corporate sustainability and the related challenges and opportunities for companies. To be included meant we were within the top 15 percent and achieved a score within 30 percent of the best-performing company in our industry.

Last updated June 9, 2014