Sustainability has been a part of Sonae Arauco‘s core value systems and processes for many years, providing social and environmental solutions while manufacturing a quality product in line with the latest global trends. They are also focused on creating the same culture internally to holistically embody the word ‘sustainability‘.
Read more about how Sonae Arauco adopts a company culture of transformation and sustainability as well as staying true to their ethos and values.
Building Community through Employment, Bursary Students & Supporting Local Farmers
Sonae Arauco supports & mentors students in their bursary program, as well as supporting local farmers and is actively involved in numerous community projects.
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Sonae Arauco is committed to the utilisation of the raw materials and today are an international benchmark of forestry, industrial plants and environmental responsibility. With a reach of over 75 countries and almost 50 years later, they have increased and enhanced their forestry plantations through permanent, dedicated research. Sonae Arauco applies the best global practices in relation to sustainability and conservation of trees, soils and biodiversity of the forested areas for future generations.
Certifications & Partnerships
Sonae Arauco factories are certified for Environmental Management, Quality Management and Health and Safety at Work Management, in accordance with the ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and ISO 45001 international standards, as well as certified for Energy Management, in accordance with the ISO 50001 international.
Sonae Arauco‘s affiliation with GBCSA (Green Building Council of South Africa) emphasises their commitment to develop products for green building practices in South Africa.
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