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6.4

Health

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Environment

This company's environmental policies, practices and performance place it among the best 5% of companies rated by GoodGuide.
7.7
  • Core Company Environmental Performance
    Core Company Environmental Performance
    Summary evaluation of a company's overall environmental performance, considering its management policies and practices; resource use; environmental impacts; and degree of environmental transparency.
    Rating: 8.0 out of 10
    8.0
    • Transparency
      Transparency
      Summary evaluation of the amount of data a company makes public for assessing its environmental practices and performance.
      GoodGuide, Transparency
      Rating: 8.2 out of 10
      8.2
    • Environmental Management
      Environmental Management
      Evaluation of a company's environmental management, considering how it is governed and whether it exhibits any leading edge practices or is involved in any controversies or compliance issues.
      Rating: 8.1 out of 10
      8.1
      • Leading Edge Practices
        Leading Edge Practices
        Indicates a company's leading environmental efforts; based on awards and certifications, external initiatives, and exemplary policies.
        GoodGuide, Environmental and Social Company Assessments
        Rating: 10 out of 10
        10
      • Governance
        Governance
        Summary evaluation of a company's governance capabilities, considering its policies and practices, environmental reporting activities, and management of its supply chain.
        Rating: 6.1 out of 10
        6.1
        • Policies
          Policies
          Indicates the strength of a company's environmental policies.
          Rating: 10 out of 10
          10
          • Environmental Policies
            10
            • Awards & Certifications
              Awards & Certifications
              Indicates if the company has received any awards or certifications that encompass environmental policy.
              GoodGuide, Environmental and Social Company Assessments
              Rating: 10 out of 10
              10
            • Policies
              Policies
              Indicates the strength of a company's environmental management policies.
              GoodGuide, Environmental and Social Company Assessments
              Rating: 8.0 out of 10
              8.0
        • Reporting
          Reporting
          Indicates the strength of a company's policies and practices relating to environmental reporting.
          Rating: 5.0 out of 10
          5.0
          • Policies & Practices, Reporting Policy
            Policies & Practices, Reporting Policy
            Indicates whether a company reports on environmental initiatives using accepted global standards
            GoodGuide, Environmental and Social Company Assessments
            Rating: 5.0 out of 10
            5.0
        • Supply Chain
          Supply Chain
          Indicates the strength of a company's policies and practices relating to the environmental impacts of its supply chain.
          Rating: 4.0 out of 10
          4.0
          • Policies & Practices, Supply Chain Policy
            Policies & Practices, Supply Chain Policy
            This indicates how a company incorporates environmental considerations and policy into its supply chain
            GoodGuide, Environmental and Social Company Assessments
            Rating: 4.0 out of 10
            4.0
    • Resource Use
      Resource Use
      Summary evaluation of a company's policies and practices related to resouce use, considering energy, water and materials.
      Rating: 8.0 out of 10
      8.0
      • Energy
        Energy
        Summary evaluation of a company's policies and practices related to energy use.
        Rating: 10 out of 10
        10
        • Policies & Practices
          10
          • Energy Awards & Certifications
            Energy Awards & Certifications
            Indicates if the company has received any awards or certifications that encompass energy policy or management.
            GoodGuide, Environmental and Social Company Assessments
            Rating: 10 out of 10
            10
          • Energy Policies
            Energy Policies
            Indicates the strength of a company's energy policies.
            GoodGuide, Environmental and Social Company Assessments
            Rating: 7.0 out of 10
            7.0
      • Materials
        Materials
        Summary evaluation of a company's policies and practices related to materials use.
        Rating: 7.0 out of 10
        7.0
        • Policies & Practices, Materials Policy
          Policies & Practices, Materials Policy
          Indicates whether a company has a comprehensive policy relating to materials management and reduction
          GoodGuide, Environmental and Social Company Assessments
          Rating: 7.0 out of 10
          7.0
      • Water
        Water
        Summary evaluation of a company's policies and practices related to water use.
        Rating: 7.0 out of 10
        7.0
        • Policies & Practices, Water Policies
          Policies & Practices, Water Policies
          Indicates the strength of a company's water policies.
          GoodGuide, Environmental and Social Company Assessments
          Rating: 7.0 out of 10
          7.0
    • Environmental Impacts
      Environmental Impacts
      Summary evaluation of a company's environmental impacts, considering its policies and practices relating to air and water emissions, waste management and biodiversity.
      Rating: 8.0 out of 10
      8.0
      • Biodiversity
        Biodiversity
        Summary evaluation of a company's policies and practices relating to biodiversity and ecosystem impacts.
        Rating: 10 out of 10
        10
        • Policies & Practices
          10
          • Biodiversity Awards & Certifications
            Biodiversity Awards & Certifications
            Indicates if the company has received any awards or certifications that encompass biodiversity.
            GoodGuide, Environmental and Social Company Assessments
            Rating: 10 out of 10
            10
          • Biodiversity Policy
            Biodiversity Policy
            Indicates the strength of a company's biodiversity policies.
            GoodGuide, Environmental and Social Company Assessments
            Rating: 7.0 out of 10
            7.0
      • Emissions
        Emissions
        Summary evaluation of a company's policies and practices relating to air pollution, greenhouse gas emissions, water pollution and waste management.
        Rating: 7.5 out of 10
        7.5
        • Greenhouse Gases, Policies & Practices
          10
          • Greenhouse Gas Awards & Certifications
            Greenhouse Gas Awards & Certifications
            Indicates if the company has received any awards or certifications that encompass greenhouse gasses.
            GoodGuide, Environmental and Social Company Assessments
            Rating: 10 out of 10
            10
          • Greenhouse Gas Policies
            Greenhouse Gas Policies
            Indicates the strength of a company's greenhouse gas policies.
            GoodGuide, Environmental and Social Company Assessments
            Rating: 6.0 out of 10
            6.0
        • Water Pollution, Policies & Practices
          10
          • Water Pollution Awards & Certifications
            Water Pollution Awards & Certifications
            Indicates if the company has received any awards or certifications that encompass wastewater.
            GoodGuide, Environmental and Social Company Assessments
            Rating: 10 out of 10
            10
          • Water Pollution Policies
            Water Pollution Policies
            Indicates the strength of a company's wastewater policies.
            GoodGuide, Environmental and Social Company Assessments
            Rating: 7.0 out of 10
            7.0
        • Waste, Waste Policies
          Waste, Waste Policies
          Indicates the strength of a company's solid waste policies.
          GoodGuide, Environmental and Social Company Assessments
          Rating: 6.0 out of 10
          6.0
        • Criteria & Hazardous Air Pollutants, Air Pollution Policies
          Criteria & Hazardous Air Pollutants, Air Pollution Policies
          Indicates the strength of a company's toxic air pollutant (e.g. NOx, SOx, PM) policies.
          GoodGuide, Environmental and Social Company Assessments
          Rating: 4.0 out of 10
          4.0
  • Product
    7.6
    • Recycled Content Index
      Recycled Content Index
      A single variable that encompasses a product's postconsumer and preconsumer recycled content.
      Rating: 10 out of 10
      10
    • Paper Bleaching Process
      Paper Bleaching Process
      Paper Products' Bleaching Processes.
      GoodGuide, Paper Attributes
      Rating: 10 out of 10
      10
    • Certifications, No Certifications
      Certifications, No Certifications
      Paper Products that have no certifications
      Multiple Paper Certifications, Non-certified Paper
      Rating: 2.0 out of 10
      2.0

About the Brand

Parent Company:
New Leaf Paper

Certifications

  • Green America Seal of Approval - Gold Level
    Green America Seal of Approval - Gold Level

    Green America, formerly Co-op America, is a nonprofit membership organization dedicated to harnessing the economic power of consumers, investors and businesses to promote social justice and environmental sustainability. Green America's Seal of Approval assures you that the business behind this product operates in ways that solve, rather than cause, both environmental and social problems. The certification program recognizes businesses as they make greater progress by awarding Bronze, Silver, and Gold levels of the Seal of Approval. These businesses adopt principles, policies, and practices that improve the quality of life for their customers, their employees, communities, and the environment. Pioneering businesses who show leadership in their industry and embed social responsibility into the DNA of their company earn Gold level certification. For more information, visit www.greenamerica.org

  • B Corporation
    B Corporation

    Certified B Corporations are a new type of corporation which uses the power of business to solve social and environmental problems. B Corps are unlike traditional businesses because they (1) meet comprehensive and transparent performance standards considering: governance, employees, consumers, the community, and environment; and (2) meet higher legal accountability standards. B Lab is a nonprofit organization dedicated to building a community of Certified B Corporations to make it easier for all of us to tell the difference between "good companies" and just good marketing. By enabling consumers, investors, potential employees, and policy makers to support these high-impact companies we can make sure that these businesses can scale - along with their impact. www.bcorporation.net

  • EPA 100% Green Power Purchasers
    EPA 100% Green Power Purchasers

    EPA's list of organizations that purchase 100% green power, as of April 2011. For more information, visit: www.epa.gov

  • EPA Green Power Partner
    EPA Green Power Partner

    As a result of buying green power, these organizations are helping support the development of new renewable generation capacity nationwide while also helping protect the environment. Electricity generation can be one of the largest environmental impacts associated with an organization's operations. Buying green power is an easy and effective way to reduce the environmental impacts of your electricity use. Learn more at: www.epa.gov