Lenzing continues to be a leader in sustainable wood sourcing worldwide.

The cellulose fiber supplier was ranked first by Canada-based non-profit Canopy Planet Society after receiving high marks for its forest conservation efforts and alternative raw material initiatives.

“We are proud of this ranking, and see it as further evidence of the leadership role played by the Lenzing Group in the field of sustainability,” said Lenzing CCO Robert van de Kerkhof. “The origin of the wood, the most important material, is the decisive factor for us at the beginning of the production process.”

Read more at Sourcing Journal.