Weyerhaeuser Sustainability Report 2012

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Weyerhaeuser Sustainability Report 2012

Welcome to our 2012 sustainability report. We report annually on progress we've made toward goals in three core areas.

  • Performance: Our goal is to be the first choice for our customers and our investors. We will achieve this through consistent operational excellence that delivers innovative products and produces top-quartile financial results.
  • People: We care about our employees and communities. Our people are talented experts whose dedication drives our success and whose compassion for serving others helps our communities thrive.
  • Planet: We provide renewable-resource solutions that improve lives in fundamental ways. As responsible stewards of our land and forests, we practice sustainable forestry, minimize our environmental footprint, and demonstrate the sustainability of our products.

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Product Environmental Profiles provide detailed environmental attributes
Weyerhaeuser believes providing accurate, up-to-date information about the sustainability of its products is one step toward helping people make informed purchasing decisions. The company provides Product Environmental Profiles that summarize environmental attributes of its products, from raw material sourcing to manufactured product, i.e., “cradle-to-gate”. These profiles are intended to...
Sep 16, 2013 8:00 AM ET
Collaboration And Partnerships Aimed At Producing Advanced, Renewable And Sustainable Products
For decades, Weyerhaeuser has used carbon-neutral biomass to provide energy to help run its manufacturing operations. Additionally, the company’s wood products and cellulose fibers products are renewable; they’re derived from trees – a renewable resource. Weyerhaeuser is not shy about sharing that forests and related biomass can be a prime source of raw...
Sep 11, 2013 4:00 PM ET
Energy Efficiency and Sustainability of Products – a perfect fit
As part of Weyerhaeuser’s Sustainability Roadmap, the company set a goal to educate customers about the sustainability aspects of its products. To help meet this goal, Weyerhaeuser’s homebuilding subsidiaries began using the Home Energy Rating System (HERS) established by the Residential Energy Services Network as a measure of home energy efficiency. ...
Sep 9, 2013 8:30 AM ET
What Do Bee Boxes, Hunting Permits, Riparian Buffers, And Habitat Management Units Have In Common?
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Aug 29, 2013 11:00 AM ET
Weyerhaeuser Reduces Solid Waste Sent to Landfills by 9%
Waste is not a word that Weyerhaeuser uses often. The company reports that it uses almost every portion – 95 percent – of every log. Wood chips left over from making lumber are used to make pulp and paper. Logs too small for dimensional lumber are processed into engineered wood products such as oriented strand board. And, a substantial amount of energy is generated from wood residuals, also...
Aug 27, 2013 9:45 AM ET