Responsible sourcing of raw materials
The Group secures a significant proportion (about 35%) of its fibre consumption (chemical and mechanical pulp) from its own production.
The purchase of fibrous raw materials to supplement the Group's own production is the first process to be monitored and controlled: for this reason the Burgo Group prioritises the purchase of wood and fibrous raw materials from FSC® and PEFC certified forests alongside purchases of control wood (CW) and controlled source wood and raw materials.
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