We support the conservation of wood as a resource. As a renewable material, it is sustainable; and nature-friendly management ensures the preservation of these areas. This is why we give priority to the processing of wood from certified forests. All wood purchased is monitored with a strict control process within the scope of the EUTimberReg and other forest certification systems.
For a controlled sustainable supply chain, there is:
We monitor compliance with its guidelines by means of so-called backwards integration. This means: we are increasingly procuring wood through our own wood-buying and forestry companies allowing us to trace the origins of the wood all the way back to the standing tree.
Learn all about sustainability, conservation of resources, environmental performance assessment, environmental labels and building certificationTo the Environmental Brochure (English/PDF)