Commitment to Sustainability

Environmental. Social. Governance.

Boise Cascade creates value for our company and our shareholders through our integrated approach to sustainability and corporate responsibility, which helps us mitigate risks, reduce costs, build brand value, and identify new market opportunities.

Letter from our CEO

Learn how we demonstrate our commitment to sustainability through the strategies, guiding principles, and policies below.

  • Climate Change

    We have the opportunity to respond to the effects of climate change through our environmental stewardship.

  • Diversity and Inclusion

    We strive to create a diverse and inclusive workplace environment as a way of living our core values of respect and excellence.

  • Corporate Governance

    We’re committed to the highest standards of corporate governance and business ethics.

Investor Relations

We are dedicated to transparency in investor relations and financial reporting.

Through our guiding principles and guidelines, we establish a framework for expected behavior and decision-making that encompasses our core values and creates a culture where everyone understands what is important.

Core Values

Our core values define how we approach the way we do business.

Corporate Ethics and Compliance

Our Code of Ethics applies equally to all employees, management, officers, and directors. We are all held to the same standard and expect our partnering stakeholders (suppliers, consultants, agents, independent contractors, etc.) to uphold similar standards.

Community Engagement

We believe it is our responsibility as an employer and community leader to have a positive influence in the communities where we work and live.

Diversity and Inclusion

We strive to create a diverse and inclusive workplace environment as a way of living our core values of respect and pursuit of excellence where we cultivate a climate of mutual respect, camaraderie, and teamwork.

Employee Health & Safety

Safety is a fundamental part of our business strategy and we believe everyone is entitled to work in a safe and healthy environment.

Environmental Responsibility

Through conservation and sustainable practices, we are actively contributing to the responsible use and protection of the natural environment, which benefits our employees, our customers, and the communities we work and live in.

Supplier Code of Conduct

Our Supplier Code of Conduct clarifies the expectations we have of each of our suppliers, vendors, contractors, consultants, agents, and any others who provide goods and services to Boise Cascade for business decisions to be ethical and responsible.

Our comprehensive sustainability policies reflect our core value of integrity to do the right thing by preserving the environment for future generations. We expect our employees and business partners to share ownership in environmental stewardship.

Environmental Policy

We are committed to ensuring our operations do not pose a significant risk to public health or the environment.

Roundwood, Fiber, Veneer, and OSB Procurement Policy

We are committed to implementing and achieving sustainable forestry where we procure roundwood, oriented strand board, and veneer from other forest landowners, wood suppliers, and manufacturers.

Sustainable Forestry Implementation Policy

We are committed to continually achieve compliance to certification standards, employing management practices within our operations, promoting sustainable practices, and contributing to continuous improvement of science through research.

Conflict Minerals Policy

We are committed to sourcing components and materials from companies that share our values regarding ethical business practices and environmental responsibility.

Equal Opportunity, Anti-discrimination, and Anti-Harassment

We are committed to providing equal opportunity to all of our current and prospective employees and ensuring a workplace without discrimination or harassment.

Privacy Policy

We respect and protect the privacy of our customers and everyone who visits our site.

Fair Labor Practices

Our belief that all individuals should be treated with dignity and respect is firmly rooted in our core values of integrity and respect.

Bribery, Anti-Corruption, and Improper Payments

We believe in making every effort to ensure that corruption does not occur within our operations and business transaction.