UPM strengthens the foundation of the bio-economy with a new biodiversity commitment
UPM has published a new biodiversity commitment, which is one of the company's responsibility targets for 2030. The new commitment and programme was presented at the Conference of the Parties (COP14) of the United Nations' Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD), held in Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt.
UPM’s most important raw material is wood. The company owns over half a million hectares of forest in Finland. Enhancing wood production and environment protection involves research, education for our own personnel, best practices development and showcasing of our actions to stakeholders. Read more in the blog by UPM’s Global Forest Director, Timo Lehesvirta.