The United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP21) takes place in Paris from 30 November to 11 December 2015. It aims to establish a legally binding global agreement on climate policies to keep global warming below critical levels. Another important objective of the Paris Conference is to reduce the vulnerability of societies and ecosystems to the effects of climate change.
The European Eco-Management and Audit Scheme EMAS celebrated its 20th anniversary on 13th November by organising a high level conference at the European Central Bank in Frankfurt. The conference highlighted the best practice approaches to environmental management and the experiences of leading EMAS organisations.
UPM has achieved a top position on the Nordic Disclosure Leadership Index (CDLI) for the high quality of its climate change related information. UPM’s score was 99 out of 100.
UPM continues improving the environmental performance of its graphic and newspaper and chemical pulp production. According to the Environmental Paper Company Index (EPCI) of The World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF), published today, UPM's performance improved yet again year on year.