We are unified around a shared commitment to being successful and respected by operating safely and sustainably, using all resources responsibly, and strengthening our people and communities where we live and work. We take pride in our ability to adapt to the changing demands of our customers in the global markets we serve, while staying true to our vision, mission, and values. We do the right things, in the right ways, for the right reasons—this is The IP Way.
The IP Way governs everything we do—from our relationships with people and communities, to our impact on the environment, to how we ensure our businesses will be successful for generations to come.
International Paper Values
Our focus on strong leadership at every level of the company creates a positive and inclusive culture that benefits our employees, customers, communities, and shareowners.
The most important measure of our success is to have all employees and contractors arrive home safely at the end of each day. In order to accomplish our goal of accident-free operations, we must provide safe working conditions and equipment and ensure safe behaviors.
We have a responsibility for the continued success of our company, the safety of our colleagues and neighbors, and the responsible use of natural resources. We place the highest value on health and safety, and engage our supply chain in a safe and responsible manner.
We want to make our world a better place. We are responsible neighbors, environmental stewards, and contributing members of the communities where we live and work. We are responsible for ensuring that our shared natural resources are available for generations to come, and that we continue to be a force for good in our communities.
We are committed to ethical behavior and personal integrity. We meet the letter and the spirit of rules and regulations. We meet our commitments and we are accountable for all we do.