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SFPNA Sustainability Report 2012: Sustainable Forestry

SFPNA is committed to sourcing 100 percent of our wood and market kraft pulp from well-managed forests.
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We are members of the Forest Stewardship Council® as well as the Sustainable Forestry Initiative®— two of the world’s leading independent nonprofit organizations that are responsible for developing sustainable forestry certification programs.

Domtar Enhances Recyclebank Green Schools Program

Companies deepen partnership; collaborate to promote environmental education and student leadership
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MONTREAL, FEB. 13, 2013 /3BL Media/ Domtar Corporation (NYSE: UFS) (TSX: UFS) today announced it is furthering its partnership with Recyclebank® by supporting the Recyclebank Green Schools Program, which awards schools grant money for unique student projects that will make a positive environmental impact on their communities.

SFPNA Sustainability Report 2012: Q&A with Jennifer Miller

Jennifer Miller, EVP—Coated Business, was appointed Chief Sustainability Officer in 2009 and is the company officer responsible for aligning sustainability strategy and goals with business plans for all three of the company’s business units: coated, speci
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2012 marks the fifth year that SFPNA has publicly reported its progress against sustainability goals; what do you see as the key issues that will define your company’s progress over the next five to ten years?

Sodexo recognized at World Economic Forum in Davos for its corporate sustainability practices

Quality of Life Services leader earns top rank in its sector with three impressive distinctions
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GAITHERSBURG, Md., January 30, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Sodexo’s commitment to sustainability has been recognized for efforts and results in social, environmental and economic performance at the World Economic Forum 2013 in Davos with three awards: Sector Leader, Gold Class, and Sector Mover.

Green-e Energy Certifies NIPSCO’s New Green Power Option for Indiana Customers

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SAN FRANCISCO, CA, January 30, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Center for Resource Solutions (CRS) today announced that Merrillville, Ind.–based Northern Indiana Public Service Company’s (NIPSCO’s) new Green Power Program has been certified by Green-e Energy. NIPSCO joins the growing network of renewable energy providers that offer clean energy options certified by Green-e Energy, North America’s leading certification and verification program for renewable energy.

Sodexo Recognized at World Economic Forum in Davos for its Sustainability Leadership

Sodexo’s commitment to sustainability has been recognized for efforts and results in social, environmental and economic performance at the World Economic Forum 2013 in Davos with three awards: Sector Leader 2013, Gold Class 2013, and Sector Mover 2013.
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Issy-les-Moulineaux, January 30, 2013 /3BL Media/– Sodexo's commitment to sustainability has been recognized for efforts and results in social, environmental and economic performance at the World Economic Forum 2013 in Davos with three awards: Sector Leader 2013, Gold Class 2013, and Sector Mover 2013.

The RobecoSAM Sustainability Yearbook is regarded as the world's most comprehensive publication on corporate sustainability performance. These three distinctions recognize Sodexo’s strong performance in social, economic and environmental practices.

Keep America Beautiful and Coca-Cola Announce 2013 Grant Program to Support Recycling

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STAMFORD, Conn., Jan. 28, 2013 /3BL Media/ — Keep America Beautiful (KAB) and The Coca-Cola Foundation today announced a call for applications for the 2013 Coca-Cola/KAB Recycling Bin Grant Program, a program designed to expand and support recycling in communities across America. The Coca-Cola/KAB Recycling Bin Grant Program is funded through a $300,000 grant from The Coca-Cola Foundation, the philanthropic arm of The Coca-Cola Company.

College & University Recycling Coalition Announces 2013 Webinar Series

Nation's premier organization for campus-based recycling professionals continues to offer free bi-monthly educational programs
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WASHINGTON, D.C., Jan. 23, 2013 /3BL Media/ – The College & University Recycling Coalition (CURC), in partnership with Keep America Beautiful, Inc. (KAB) and the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE), has announced the schedule for its 2013 series of educational webinars, sponsored by Alcoa Foundation.

Kendall-Jackson Joins Green‑e Marketplace with 100% Renewable Energy Commitment

California wine producer purchases 100% renewable energy for its U.S. operations
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SAN FRANCISCO, CA, January 23, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Center for Resource Solutions (CRS) announced today that Kendall-Jackson and parent wine company Jackson Family Wines, based in Santa Rosa, CA, have joined Green-e® Marketplace after purchasing 36,000 megawatt-hours of Green-e Energy Certified renewable energy certificates from NativeEnergy.  The purchase is on behalf of 100 percent of the total annual electricity needs for Kendall-Jackson’s U.S.-based operations.

The Home Depot Reaches Product Donation Milestone: $150 Million Donated To Local Nonprofits Nationwide

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What do Atlanta Union Mission, Help the Children, and Rebuilding Together have in common? They, along with thousands of other nonprofits, receive regular donations of products from The Home Depot. Since 2008, The Home Depot and The Home Depot Foundation have worked with Good 360 to distribute millions of dollars in product to nonprofit organizations that use the materials to help those in need.

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