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Sofidel is a finalist in the Sustainability Awards 2023

Recognition of achievements in sustainability, including plastic reduction and projects in the Amazon region

Business Intelligence Group has named Sofidel as a finalist in the Sustainability Awards 2023. These awards recognize outstanding achievements in incorporating sustainability as an integral part of the business.

“Sustainability is at the core of everything we do at Sofidel,” said Fabio Vitali, VP of Marketing, Sofidel America. “We’re proud to be recognized by the Business Intelligence Group for our efforts in helping to create a sustainable, resilient and fair future for all.”

In 2022, Sofidel demonstrated a strong commitment to sustainability. 85% of its products boasted the eco-label and an impressive 38.2% reduction in plastic presence was achieved compared to 2013 levels. In addition, the company’s carbon intensity experienced a remarkable 15.7% decrease compared to 2018 data. Sofidel also reaffirmed its commitment to using 100% certified pulp, with 84.39% of this certification being attributable to the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC).

In addition to these achievements, Sofidel has undertaken a significant project in collaboration with Suzano entitled “Together we plant the future – Developing biodiversity corridors towards a more sustainable future”. This three-year pilot project seeks to establish a biodiversity corridor in the Amazon region of Brazil, fostering both conservation and ecological restoration, while supporting the socioeconomic progress of the region.

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