Our Sustainable DNA
Cascades’ mission is to “contribute to the well-being of people, communities and the planet.”
To reaffirm this commitment and drive positive change, the company is currently implementing its fourth sustainability action plan with 15 ambitious targets covering the period 2021-2025 and 2030.
reduction in the intensity of our GHG emissions since 1990
less water used to manufacture our products than the North American pulp and paper industry average.*
less energy used to manufacture our products than the North American pulp and paper industry average.*
A Circular Company
Did you know that Cascades was a pioneer of the circular economy? The company has been demonstrating the potential of all kinds of residual materials since 1964, recycling and transforming them into new products. This logic continues to underpin our business model today.
President and Chief Executive Officer at Cascades
"Our 2021-2025 Sustainability Action Plan reaffirms our capacity to think big, do more and bring the circular economy to life – that is our formula for driving positive change."
Cascades, A Responsible Citizen
Wanting to contribute to the development of the communities where it operates, each year Cascades makes a commitment to some 300 organizations supporting environmental and social causes. This enables it to maintain lasting partnerships in its key sectors.
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Cascades and its employees donate a record-breaking $628,600 to Centraide Centre-du-Québec
Cascades Named 17Th Among the World's Most Sustainable Corporations, Ranking First in its Sector
* Source: Fisher International, 2019