NASHVILLE, Tenn. (News release) -- LP Building Solutions (LP), a leading manufacturer of high-performance building products, released its 2022 Sustainability Report. LP's second annual environmental, social, and governance (ESG) report celebrates its 50-year history of sustainability and innovation while highlighting progress against its ESG goals across five critical pillars: Governance, People, Environment, Products and Community.
"For a half century, the pioneering spirit of our employees--past and present--has enabled LP to provide innovative building solutions to meet the changing needs of our customers," LP Chair and Chief Executive Officer Brad Southern said. "That same pioneering spirit plays a critical role in the execution of our ESG priorities as LP continues to harness innovation to pioneer new products that are not only increasingly sustainable and efficient, but more durable and resilient than ever."
In its 2022 report, LP lays out the programs and initiatives that demonstrate the company's commitment to integrating ESG priorities into business operations and products.
Highlights from the report include:
LP's continued leadership on responsible forest management and reforestation, including through SFI® and PEFC® certification, as well as its use of industry-leading forest management practices.
LP's climate strategy and how the company's products are helping in the transition to a lower-carbon future. The strategy builds upon LP's previously published TCFD report.
LP's advancement of diversity, equity and inclusion both within and beyond LP, including the creation of a new position solely dedicated to advancing companywide DEI awareness.
LP's enhanced employee engagement and well-being programs, including new programs and expanded benefits rolled out in 2022.
LP's strengthened efforts to give back to communities through a new partnership with the Gary Sinise Foundation R.I.S.E. program and continued outreach through the LP Foundation.
To read LP's 2022 Sustainability Report, visit this link.