NEW CHALLENGES 2015 - 2016


Verify the safety of Lecta's one-side coated paper for use in the food industry. Begin the ISO 22000 Food Safety Management certification process at the Motril mill.
Increase the amount of pulp purchased from certified forest plantations. Purchase more than 70% of pulp from certified forests in 2016.


Communicate our advances in social responsibility on an annual basis. Submit an annual progress report to the United Nations Global Compact.
Promote sustainable and responsible business practices in the supply chain. Communicate information about the environment, social responsibility and commercial ethics in the main forums and platforms for the disclosure and exchange of sustainability data.


Maintain our position as leaders in minimizing our environmental footprint. Reduce NOx emissions by 20% in 2016 at the Alto Garda Power CHP plant.
Begin analysis to set an objective for reducing Lecta's CO2 emissions in 2020.
Keep dry sludge volumes below 9 kg/t in 2016.


Share objectives and actions deriving from our integrated quality management, environmental, energy and occupational health and safety policy with our stakeholders. Publish an Environmental Report and other documents related to sustainability on a regular basis.



New Lecta Integrated Management System Policy<p>​​​​​</p>​Lecta has updated its <strong>Integrated Management System</strong> <strong>Policy</strong> ​to reflect our focus on innovation and new ISO standards.<br> <br>The Quality, Environmental, Energy and Occupational Health & Safety Policy of Lecta’s Integrated Management System reinforces our commitment and responsibility to the communities and environments in which we operate.<br> <br>The new policy is available in our <a href="">download</a> area.<div><br></div>9/28/2016 10:00:00 PM Lecta Integrated Management System Policy
Lecta Publishes Its Newest Environmental Report<p>​<strong style="line-height:1.6;text-align:justify;color:inherit;background-color:transparent;">​​​​​Transparency and reducing our environmental footprint are the foundations of Lecta's commitment as a socially responsible company</strong></p><p style="text-align:justify;">Lecta is firmly committed to sustainability. It is the principle that guides our business activity, ensuring that it is respectful towards the environment and the society that surrounds us.</p><p style="text-align:justify;">In a world with a growing demand for natural resources, sustainability is a key element in our future. This is where products such as paper, made from natural and renewable raw materials, recyclable and biodegradable, can make a real contribution to society. </p><p style="text-align:justify;">In Lecta's case, a long tradition of best practices and nearly 120 million euros allocated to environmental projects since 2006 have resulted in significant decreases in all of our environmental indicators, as demonstrated in our report with concrete data verified by a third-party, independent entity. </p><p style="text-align:justify;">All of Lecta's manufacturing sites are certified to the strictest environmental standards – ISO 14001 and EMAS – and hold PEFC™ and FSC® chain of custody certificates, thereby guaranteeing sustainably sourced wood and pulp raw materials. Furthermore, all Lecta sites have successfully completed audits for ISO 50001 energy efficiency, ISO 9001 quality and OHSAS 18001 occupational health and safety certification. </p><p style="text-align:justify;">Lecta's new Environmental Report is available in four languages – English, French, Italian and Spanish. The full version can be downloaded in <a href="" target="_blank"> <strong>PDF</strong><strong></strong></a> format in the sustainability section of​</p><p style="text-align:justify;">Lecta is a leading European manufacturer and distributor of specialty paper for labels and flexible packaging, coated paper for publishing and commercial printing, and other high value-added print media. With an extensive range of innovative, environmentally friendly products for a wide variety of end uses, Lecta is one of the foremost suppliers of paper solutions worldwide. </p>5/22/2016 10:00:00 PM Publishes Its Newest Environmental Report