Ellwood AB shall, as a consumer of forest raw materials and wood processing industry work to ensure that operations are conducted in as gentle a way as possible, for the environment and for employees.
We shall comply with applicable legislation and follow PEFC´s™ and FSC®’s requirements and intentions, and so far as possible, make sure that the raw material does not come from illegal or unauthorized harvesting and key habitats; Illegally harvested wood; Wood harvested in violation of traditional and human rights; Wood from forests in which high conservation values are threatened by management activities; Wood from forests being converted to plantations or non-forest use and Wood from forests in which genetically modified trees are planted. Operations are to be undertaken and improved in such a way as to reduce the possible negative impact on the environment, violating the ILO core conventions.
Activities shall be conducted and improved in such a way that the potential negative impact on the environment is decreasing
The raw material should, as far as possible, come from an environmentally-adapted certified forestry. Ellwood AB will strive to increase this volume.
We shall responsibly fulfill our commitment towards employees, society, environment and contractors.
The staff shall be trained and informed so that it can meet the above requirements and intentions.