This EPD applies to Tork®, Purex® and Sorbent® branded toilet tissue manufactured by Asaleo Care in Kawerau, New Zealand from 100% FSC certified wood pulp, with a maximum of 30% FSC Controlled Wood sources.
The full life cycle of toilet tissue is included, from forestry to pulp manufacture, papermaking, converting, packaging, distribution, disposal of used packaging and wastewater treatment for used tissue. The declared unit is 1 tonne of air-dry tissue paper plus packaging.
As Asaleo Care aims to maximise its use of renewable energy – from biomass in pulp manufacture to geothermal steam in papermaking – this EPD declares the share of primary energy from renewable resources as an additional environmental indicator.
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