Making a dierence in people’s lives
Everyday, SCA impacts the lives of millions ofpeople and the nature in which we operate.We call it the SCA Sustainability Effect.
SCA invests considerable time and money incommunity relations, ranging rom major initiativesaecting people across the globe to small-scaleprojects with a local ocus.Community relations are about establishing andmaintaining a mutually and sustainable benecialrelationship with the communities where we do busi-ness and helping to improve people’s everyday lives.It’s about SCA being a good corporate citizen willingto assume responsibility or people and nature, andtaking an active interest in the well-being o thecommunities in which we operate.In return, SCA gains a number o long-term benetsin the orm o community support, loyalty and good-will. It also helps us attract and retain top talents,Kersti Strandqvist
Senior Vice President, Corporate Sustainabilitygiving employees a sense o pride in working at SCA and adding to our corporate culture. Making com-munity relations part o our business strategy andtargets also positions SCA avourably among cus-tomers and improve our market position. Positive,proactive links with the community have a benecialeect on our bottom line.SCA prioritises initiatives with a clear link to its busi-ness, which is why many o these relate to hygiene,health, education, women and children.