Corporate responsibility program

Our corporate responsibility program, Packaging for Good, focuses on four themes; People, Packaging, Supply chain and Operations. These are the most material corporate responsibility-related aspects for our business. We have a stated ambition for each theme and measure our performance against related key performance indicators.


Goal: By 2020, our work culture and reputation as a responsible employer make us a desired place to work


Goal: By 2020, our customers see Huhtamaki as a most trusted partner to deliver and innovate on sustainability and food safety

Supply chain

Goal: By 2020, all key suppliers work with us to deliver on our Code of Conduct for Huhtamaki Suppliers


Goal: By 2020, we produce more, with less impact on the environment per unit of production

Key achievements in 2018

better workplace safety since 2014

lower GHG emissions per sellable metric ton produced since 2014

of fiber used in manufacturing from recycled or certified sources in 2018

of total materials renewable in 2018

Materiality assessment

To ensure that our corporate responsibility work continues to concentrate on the most material issues, we updated our materiality assessment in 2018. 

Sustainable Development Goals

We have identified 11 Sustainable Development Goals that are most relevant for our business and our stakeholders.