Sappi Southern Africa
Sustainability Report

OUR 2018 PERFORMANCE IN TERMS OF OUR SSA TARGETS

SELF-ASSESSMENT OF 2018 PERFORMANCE

Satisfactory performance
Progress to be made / Ongoing
Unsatisfactory performance
TARGET   PERFORMANCE IN 2018
COMPARED TO 2014 BASE YEAR
  STATUS
PROSPERITY
PROSPERITY        
Return on Capital Employed (ROCE)  

Our regional performance contributes to our overall global target.
Globally, we achieved a 35.19% improvement compared with the 2014 base year, reflecting the ongoing successful implementation of our One Sappi strategy and 2020Vision.

 
PEOPLE
PEOPLE        
Achieve Level 3 compliance in BBBEE (in respect of the new forestry codes) from a baseline of Level 4 in 2014.   Level 3 (We achieved level 2 status shortly after year-end).  
Improvement of 2% every other year of engaged employees in terms of participation, commitment and issues closed out.   Sustainable engagement: 76%
Participation rate: 89%
 
Combined Employee (Own) and Contractor Lost Time Injury Frequency Rate (LTIFR) to be better than best ever achieved on a continuous 12-month basis and Lost Time Injury Severity rate to be below 25 from a baseline of 0.38 in 2014.   16% LTIFR reduction  
PLANET
PLANET        
Achieve 5% reduction in energy intensity (GJ/adt) from 2014 as base year.   4.62% reduction  
Achieve a 10% reduction in total specific process water usage (m³/adt) from 2014 as base year.   20.22% reduction  
Achieve a 10% reduction in specific fossil energy intensity (GJ/adt) from 2014 as base year.   9.52% reduction  
Achieve a 10% reduction in specific solid waste landfilled (t/adt) from 2014 as base year.   1.73% increase  
100% certification of own timber.
70% certification of Chain of Custody for our manufacturing plants.
  82% certified fibre