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Alabama River Cellulose: A Strong Presence in the Region

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Since 1978, the Alabama River Cellulose (ARC) mill has been a major part of the economic lifeblood of the region. Recognized as one of the largest pulp operations in North America, the mill is also considered the largest manufacturer in Monroe County and one of the largest employers in the area. ARC, part of Georgia-Pacific’s Cellulose group, employs approximately 425 people and generates $90 million in direct annual wages and benefits for the region.

Wisconsin Takes Proactive Approach to PFAS Regulation

Developing an action plan for PFAS regulation by collaborating with solid waste and wastewater industries and state agencies
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Tetra Tech’s Erica Lawson and Meleesa Johnson, the Director of Solid Waste Management for Marathon County, Wisconsin. wrote this piece to discuss the how the solid waste solutions and wastewater industries work together with state agencies to develop an action plan for per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) regulation.

The original article appeared in Waste Advantage Magazine’s March 2021 issue.

Georgia-Pacific: Welcome to Our Virtual Forestry Tour!

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Welcome to our Virtual Forestry Tour! 

Click here to start the tour

We created this tool to allow our customers to experience the beginning of our supply chain: the forest. Within this tool, you will walk through a working forest, experience our harvesting practices, and learn more about how GP navigates the ever-changing dynamics of forest management and how GP is committed to responsible forestry practices. 

There are three ways to navigate through this tool:

Duke Energy Donates Nearly $35,000 to Community and Environmental Programs in Oklahoma

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CHARLOTTE, N.C., April 1, 2021 /3BL Media/ – Duke Energy Foundation has awarded nearly $35,000 in grants through its Duke Energy Renewables fund to schools, community enrichment programs and wildlife rescue organizations in Kay County, Washington County and Payne County, Okla.

Mohawk Group's Waterways Project Begins National Tour, Moving Design Forward Through Health and Wellbeing

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CALHOUN, Ga., March 26, 2021 /3BL Media/ — Mohawk Group announces the launch of its Waterways Project, a luxury mobile showcase featuring new products and innovations from Mohawk Group and Durkan.

The Waterways Project emerges as part of Mohawk Group’s commitment to leave a positive handprint on local waterways. This mobile showcase journeys through new products, technologies, and initiatives that are designed to improve understanding of river health and how rivers support life.

Rockwell Automation Launches Sustainability Audiobook and Highlights Environmental Commitments on Earth Day

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In recognition of the 51st anniversary of Earth Day, Rockwell Automation launched its first-ever Sustainability Report audiobook  as a new tool to share the company’s sustainability efforts.

The audiobook includes the company’s commitments to meet its sustainability goals, which include committing to a carbon-neutral future within its own operations (Scopes 1 and 2) by 2030.   

EarthxFilm 2021 Announces Film Lineup for 5th Edition (April 16-25)

Environmentally-focused film festival doubles up on daily in-person and virtual screening presentations including Opening and Closing Night selections of Sally Aitken’s PLAYING WITH SHARKS and World Premiere of Clark Johnson’s PERCY VS GOLIATH
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DALLAS, March 24, 2021 /3BL Media/ – EarthxFilm announces ten days and nights of drive-in, outdoor and online screenings during this year’s hybrid edition of the Dallas-based environmental film festival. The Festival continues its mission to showcase films and emerging media that explore science, conservation, climate change, and the environment while honoring the heroes working to protect our planet. EarthxFilm aims to turn awareness into action through education, art, and media. 

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