Company / Sustainability

Sustainability: Every Day, in Everything We Do

Sustainability comes naturally to people at Georgia-Pacific. Not only do our products improve people’s lives, but we also operate in ways that enhance the quality of life in our communities, help ensure the economic stability of our company and help protect our environmental resources.


The Power of Small

Georgia-Pacific, along with our parent company Koch Industries, sponsored the 2016 Black Enterprise Entrepreneurs Summit's Small Business Awards Luncheon.  The Summit gathered more than 1,200 leaders, entrepreneurs, business owners, and those aspiring to become just that, for a four-day meeting of the minds.


Politicians & Penguins

GP's Pulp and Paper Mill in Cedar Springs, GA recently sent a group of high school students from Early County for a day of learning at two of the most prominent landmarks in Georgia--the state capital and the Georgia-Aquarium.


GP Sponsors 37 Teachers For Summer Training Programs

GP thanks educators on Teacher Appreciation Week; sponsors nearly 40 teachers to attend summer workshops.


Georgia-Pacific Safety Performance: Nothing is more important than keeping our employees safe!

Georgia-Pacific wants our customers, consumers, employees and others to know how we’re doing in key sustainability areas. We carefully monitor and report our results in these areas that are so vital to our business and our communities.



Sustainable Forestry: At Georgia-Pacific, we help protect the forests in a number of ways.

Georgia-Pacific practices and promotes sustainable forestry through a broad range of methods. We balance customers’ needs and forestry best practices to help ensure healthy, diverse forests for future generations.

Georgia Pacific: Our definition of sustainability

Georgia-Pacific defines sustainability as “meeting the needs of society today without jeopardizing our ability to do so in the future.”

Georgia-Pacific: Sustainability Statement

Georgia-Pacific creates long-term value by using resources efficiently to provide innovative products and solutions that meet the needs of customers and society, while operating in a manner that is environmentally and socially responsible and economically sound.

Georgia-Pacific: We believe sustainability has three dimensions – social, environmental and economic.
Explore the Three Dimensions
of Sustainability

Georgia-Pacific believes sustainability has three dimensions – social, environmental and economic. In making business decisions, we try to find the right balance among these dimensions.