Sustainable Forestry

Tetra Pak Delivers 200 Billion FSC™ Labelled Packages

Press Release

April 21, 2016 /3BL Media/ - Tetra Pak will have delivered 200 billion packages labelled with the Forest Stewardship Council™ (FSC™) logo by the end of April 2016.

Since 2007, the number of Tetra Pak cartons bearing the FSC logo has increased steadily each year to reach 54 billion in 2015.  And the company expects that trend to accelerate as awareness amongst consumers grows ever higher.

Bringing the Elk Back to Elk Country

How innovation in sustainability is helping to improve soil in parts of the Eastern US
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The successful re-establishment of a viable elk herd in the eastern United States is an example of what can be accomplished with innovative thinking.

Utilizing manufacturing byproducts, our Johnsonburg mill in Elk County, Pennsylvania, is playing a part in rehabilitating land scarred by decades of coal mining and making that land attractive to wildlife again.

Three Ways to Protect Our Precious Forests

As many as 58,000 square miles of forest are lost each year – the equivalent of one football field every two seconds.
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This content originally appeared on the Guardian. 

Forest certification emphasizes qualitative factors like water cleanliness, which is crucial for a forest to support plants and wildlife. 

The Faces of Forest Landowners: Grim Locke

Domtar Landowner Grim Locke Manages His Forests Sustainably
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This content originally appeared on the Guardian. 

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This content originally appeared on the Guardian. 

Is Apple Building Trust for Apple Pay Though Climate Change Action?

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By Carol Pierson Holding

At the Apple earnings call last week, CEO Tim Cook reported Apple’s latest record-breaking results and the strongest March quarter ever, with 27% revenue growth and 40% earnings growth year over year.

Sustainability Report 2013: Sustainable Forestry

Responsible manufacturing begins with a commitment to responsible sourcing of raw materials.
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At Sappi, we source 100 percent of our wood and market kraft pulp from well-managed forests. Sustainable forest management practices integrate reforestation with harvesting of trees while conserving air, soil and water quality along with wildlife and aquatic habitats. Landowners and foresters must work together to balance multiple objectives across a spectrum of environmental, social and economic aspects.

Welcome to Fiberlines

Domtar launches corporate blog
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Tips and tools for using one of our many, everyday, fiber-based products; snapshots of our people and host communities; the latest on industry innovation; opinion on sustainability trends...Fiberlines is about alot of things but but first and foremost it's about dialogue. It's platform that we want our readers to engage in directly and help shape going forward, to make it a space where we exchange ideas and learn from each other. Wth that, we invite you to drop us a line…a Fiberline!

Rock & Droll: Chuck Leavell and “Rep.” Jack Kimble

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This week on Sea Change Radio we hear from two very different guests. First, it’s rock and roll legend, conservationist and environmental author, Chuck Leavell. He has played keyboards for the Rolling Stones since 1985 and is also known for his work with artists ranging from The Allman Brothers Band to Eric Clapton to The Black Crowes.

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 helps create new model for responsible forest management with group FSC certification

Partnership approach will provide market with more socially, environmentally and economically sustainable paper options
Press Release

Ashdown, Ark., December 10, 2012 /3BL Media/ – Domtar Corporation (NYSE: UFS) (TSX: UFS) today announced the culmination of a precedent-setting two-year partnership process that saw 55 landowners in the Texarkana area achieve Forest Stewardship Council™ (FSC®) group certification.  With the Ashdown Mill’s strong support, the Four States Timberland Owners Association (FSTOA) was successful in receiving FSC Forest Management Certification on 70,000 acres of forestland.

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