Analysis

Global giant Kimberly-Clark revises procurement policy in favour of certified products (Aug 2009)

Sep 2009

Following a five-year pressure campaign from leading environmental group, Greenpeace, the health and hygiene giant, Kimberly-Clark, has released a new environmental fiber policy. The policy governs how it will help conserve forests and support sustainable forestry. It also outlines how Kimberly-Clark intends to phase-in more recycled and FSC-certified wood fiber into its products. Owner of world-renowned brands including Huggies, Kleenex and Andrex , Kimberly-Clark holds the No 1 or No 2 share position in more than 80 countries.

As more and more global brands bow to pressure to support sustainable forestry and use only certified timber products, small and medium businesses must follow suit to stay competitive in this market.

Popular Searches

Ekobai.com is a supplier directory listing over 50,000 companies from around the world producing and selling products certified to sustainability and organic standards such as Fair Trade, FSC, MSC and the Soil Association mark.  Our B2B directory is free for companies to list on and the information is open to all viewers at no charge.  Companies listed on ekobai.com find new customers from around the world and buyers can short list and contact new suppliers based on ethical and sustainability criteria.

ekobai.com messaging