GRI Content Index

The disclosures published on Resolute Forest Products’ website and the associated content index have been prepared in accordance with the GRI Standards sustainability reporting procedures defined by the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI). Our reporting corresponds to the ‘Core’ level in the GRI Standards, including the required general standard disclosures, as well as specific standard disclosures for at least one indicator related to each material aspect.

The following index shows where information can be found on this website and in other public documents.

GENERAL STANDARD DISCLOSURES
GRI # Disclosure Title Location of Reference
Organizational Profile
102-1 Name of the organization Resolute Forest Products
102-2 Activities, brands, products, and services 2018 Form 10-K
pgs. 3-8
102-3 Location of headquarters 2018 Form 10-K
inside back cover
102-4 Location of operations 2018 Form 10-K
inside front cover
102-5 Ownership and legal form 2018 Form 10-K
title page
102-6 Markets served Fast Facts
102-7 Scale of the organization 2018 Form 10-K
inside front cover; pgs. i, 2-5
102-8 Information on employees and other workers Human Resources - Key Performance Indicators
102-9 Supply chain Chain of Custody
102-10 Significant changes to the organization and its supply chain Letter to Shareholders
102-11 Precautionary principle or approach Our Approach to Sustainability
102-12 External initiatives Industry Partnerships
Forest Certification
Research Partnerships
102-13 Membership of associations Industry Partnerships
Forest Certification
Strategy
102-14 Statement from senior decision-maker Letter to Shareholders
102-15 Key impacts, risks, and opportunities Sustainability
Ethics and Integrity
102-16 Values, principles, standards, and norms of behavior Vision and Values
Human Resources
102-17 Mechanisms for advice and concerns about ethics Corporate Governance
Governance
102-18 Governance structure Our Approach to Sustainability
Stakeholder Engagement
102-40 List of stakeholder groups Our Approach to Sustainability
102-41 Collective bargaining agreements Labor Relations
102-42 Identifying and selecting stakeholders Our Approach to Sustainability
102-43 Approach to stakeholder engagement Our Approach to Sustainability
102-44 Key topics and concerns raised Engaging in Dialogue
Reporting Practices
102-45 Entities included in the consolidated financial statements 2018 Form 10-K
pg. 4-6
102-46 Defining report content and topic boundaries Reporting Sustainability
102-47 List of material topics Shared Priorities
102-48 Restatements of information Some of the data reported may be slightly different than previously disclosed due to adjustments resulting from data verification and our efforts to standardize reporting across all operations. In addition, with the sale of our Fairmont (Virginia) and Catawba (South Carolina) mills in 2018, baselines for indicators were adjusted during the 2018 reporting period.
102-49 Changes in reporting Reporting Sustainability
102-50 Reporting period 2017 and 2018
102-51 Date of most recent report October 2017
102-52 Reporting cycle Every two years
102-53 Contact point for questions regarding the report [email protected]
102-54 Claims of reporting in accordance with the GRI Standards Reporting Sustainability
102-55 GRI content index GRI Content Index
102-56 External verification Pending statement verifying accuracy of GRI Content Index
Management Approach
103-01 Explanation of the material topic and its boundary Reporting Sustainability
103-02 The management approach and its components Economy and Communities
Emissions and Energy
Employment
Environment
Forests
Health and Safety
Waste and Water
103-03 Evaluation of the management approach Economy and Communities
Emissions and Energy
Employment
Environment
Forests
Health and Safety
Waste and Water
     
SPECIFIC STANDARD DISCLOSURES
GRI # Disclosure Title Location of Reference
ECONOMIC
201-1 Direct economic value generated and distributed Community Involvement - Key Performance Indicators
202-2 Proportion of senior management hired from the local community Human Resources - Key Performance Indicators
203-2 Significant indirect economic impacts Community Involvement - Key Performance Indicators
205-2 Communication and training about anti-corruption policies and procedures Human Resources
ENVIRONMENTAL
301-1 Materials used by weight or volume Fiber Sourcing
Chemical Procurement
301-2 Recycled input materials used Recycled Content
302-1 Energy consumption within the organization Climate Change and Energy
Green Energy
303-1 Interactions with water as a shared resource Mill Environmental Performance - Key Performance Indicators
304-1 Operational sites owned, leased, managed in, or adjacent to, protected areas and areas of high biodiversity value outside protected areas Protected Areas
305-1 Direct (Scope 1) GHG emissions Carbon Footprint
305-2 Energy indirect (Scope 2) GHG emissions Carbon Footprint
305-3 Other indirect (Scope 3) GHG emissions 2017 and 2018 disclosures available in our 2018 CDP Climate Change report
Carbon Footprint
305-7 Nitrogen oxides (NOx), sulfur oxides (SOx), and other significant air emissions Mill Environmental Performance - Key Performance Indicators
306-1 Water discharge by quality and destination 2017 and 2018 disclosures available in our 2018 CDP Water Security report
Mill Environmental Performance - Key Performance Indicators
306-2 Waste by type and disposal method Mill Environmental Performance - Key Performance Indicators
306-3 Significant spills Environmental Management
307-1 Non-compliance with environmental laws and regulations Environmental incidents:
Environmental Management
Regulatory infractions:
Forestry Regulations
SOCIAL
401-1 New employee hires and employee turnover Human Resources - Key Performance Indicators
402-1 Minimum notice periods regarding operational changes Labor Relations
403-2 Hazard identification, risk assessment, and incident investigation Safety Performance
405-1 Diversity of governance bodies and employees Human Resources - Key Performance Indicators
411-1 Incidents of violations involving rights of indigenous peoples Collaborations with Aboriginal Peoples
413-1 Operations with local community engagement, impact assessments, and development programs Community Involvement - Key Performance Indicators