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UK-based tissue converter Accrol publishes its first ESG report

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UK-based tissue converter Accrol publishes its first ESG report

September 28, 2021 - 04:50
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BLACKBURN, UK, Sept. 28, 2021 (Press Release) -Accrol, the UK's leading independent tissue converter, is pleased to announce that it has today published its first Environmental, Social and Governance ("ESG") Report, which is available on the Group's website:https://www.accrol.co.uk/esg/  

The report sets out the Group's vision for ESG and how it intends to achieve its goals, using clear targets and KPIs and a reporting framework against which progress will be demonstrated.

Gareth Jenkins, Chief Executive Officer of Accrol, said:

"Accrol's vision is to be a carbon neutral business that improves the lives of its people and communities, while working in partnership with suppliers to deliver sustainable products to customers and consumers and consistent results to our investors.

In this, our first sustainability report, we have detailed the actions we are currently taking and how we expect these to benefit both our business and our stakeholders. It also outlines what we plan to do next. Our relentless approach to operational excellence in the business applies equally to ESG and we will use this framework to measure our progress and showcase our performance over time."

Overview of Accrol

Accrol Group Holdings plc is a leading tissue converter and supplier of toilet tissues, kitchen rolls, facial tissues, and wet wipes to many of the UK's leading discounters and grocery retailers across the UK. Following the recent acquisitions of LTC in Leicester and JD in Flint, North Wales, the Group now operates from six manufacturing sites, including four in Lancashire, which generate revenues totalling c.16% of the £2.1bn UK retail tissue market.