FAR – the institute for authorized public accountants, approved public accountants and other highly qualified professionals in the Swedish accountancy sector - has awarded Holmen with the first prize for the 2010 sustainability report in the category large companies.
Lars Strömberg, Director of sustainable and environmental affairs and Ingela Carlsson, Head of group public relations, received the award.
Holmen, through MoDo, has had separate environmental reports since the early 1990´ies. In the annual report 2010, Holmen for the first time fully integrates the sustainability report in the administration report. The sustainability report has also been externally reviewed.
In their motivation FAR states that “Holmen has succeeded in the transition of making an extensive sustainability report to a more focused one in the administration report. We consider Holmen’s sustainability report 2010 a brilliant first step towards an integrated report”.