PotlatchDeltic Corporation Issues 2021 Carbon and Climate Report
PotlatchDeltic Corporation issued its inaugural Carbon and Climate Report. The report quantifies the carbon removals, storage, and greenhouse gas emissions associated with our operations in 2021. Overall, PotlatchDeltic is significantly carbon negative as 2021 net carbon removals and storage exceed our scope 1, 2, and 3 greenhouse gas emissions. In addition, the report evaluates the potential physical impacts of temperature and precipitation changes on our Idaho and Gulf South timberlands under various climate change scenarios.
“We believe we are well positioned to face the challenges of climate change and are committed to do our part,” said Anna Torma, vice president public affairs and chief ESG officer. “We will continue to evaluate our climate risks and opportunities and our internal carbon and climate teams are focused on identifying greenhouse gas reduction opportunities,” stated Ms. Torma.
PotlatchDeltic (Nasdaq: PCH) is a leading Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT) that owns nearly 2.2 million acres of timberlands in Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Idaho, Louisiana, Mississippi, and South Carolina. Through its taxable REIT subsidiary, the company also operates six sawmills, an industrial-grade plywood mill, a residential and commercial real estate development business and a rural timberland sales program. PotlatchDeltic, a leader in sustainable forest management, is committed to environmental and social responsibility and to responsible governance. More information can be found at www.potlatchdeltic.com.
Jerry Richards – Investor Relations – (509) 835-1521
Source: PotlatchDeltic Corporation