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Planting the Seeds of Sustainable Recovery

By Julia Chicoskie, FedEx Social Responsibility
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If there could be a best supporting actor award in the story of my life, trees would have snagged a few of those awards.

Domtar Sponsors World Book Night U.S.

Campaign to Encourage Reading Donates 500,000 Books Nationwide
Press Release

Montreal, April 24, 2014 /3BL Media/ – For the second year in a row, Domtar Corporation (NYSE: UFS) (TSX: UFS) sponsored World Book Night U.S. , an ambitious campaign to encourage reading. World Book Night U.S. distributed 500,000 free books at more than 6,000 locations nation-wide on April 23 – Shakespeare’s birthday.

3 Things to Know about ECOLOGO

Domtar Certification Milestone - Windsor, QC Mill Now Producing ECOLOGO Certified Uncoated Paper
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Domtar recently joined select company by achieving UL’s ECOLOGO® certification, which involves a rigorous process few writing paper manufacturers have completed.  After over a year of hard work, Domtar’s Windsor, Quebec mill made the announcement that it had passed the ECOLOGO Certification’s environmental audit.  In doing so, Domtar became only the second North American manufacturer to offer ECOLOGO Certified uncoated paper, giving Canadian customers a number of newly certified products to choose from. 

Here’s what you need to know about this significant achievement:

The Nature Conservancy of Canada’s Carbon Credit Program Pays “Dividends”

Investment in Canada’s voluntary carbon market helps to conserve forest land while offering offset opportunities
Press Release

February 26, 2014 /3BL Media/ - The Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC), the country’s largest private land trust, is using the trees to save the forest-- and that creates opportunities for organizations looking to reduce their carbon footprints.

A Walk Through a Forest, an FSC Forest

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Forester Patrick Cartier from Domtar's Windsor, Quebec mill, on the ground in part of the mill's FSC forestland,explaining how a sustainable harvest works:

Click here to watch the video on Youtube 

 

Brightside, Brown-Forman Renew Partnership to Plant Trees

Brown-Forman provides $25,000 to plant trees in West Louisville
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The Brown-Forman Corp. is renewing its partnership with Brightside by donating $25,000 to plant more trees in West Louisville. Since 2001, the Brightside/Brown-Forman Legacy Tree Program has planted more than 1,000 trees in the city.

Toyota Indiana 'Plant' Builds a Forest

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Leaves rustle and twigs snap under the scuffle of small shoes. A light wind blows; the air is crisp. And Hoosiers can breathe a bit easier, thanks to a 160-acre woods Toyota has planted near its Princeton, Ind., facility.

The afforestation project grew from an idea that began 16 years ago, when then plant president, Seizo Okamoto, had a vision of a nature trail adjacent to the childcare center.

Enbridge, Carbon Farmer Team Up to Plant 327,00 Trees

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Brad Rabiey is not your typical farmer. In addition to cultivating organic grain on his family farm near Manning in northern Alberta, he’s in the business of planting trees.

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