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Indonesia's Foresty Products Exports Achieve Significant Milestone

Becomes First Country to Export Forestry Products Under EU’s Strict Timber Legality Rules
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November 15, 2016 marked a historic day for the forestry sector in Indonesia and for timber legality efforts globally. Indonesia became the world’s first country to export forest products licensed under the European Union’s Forest Law Enforcement, Governance and Trade (FLEGT) Action Plan.

Milestone for FSC™-Labelled Packages

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Tetra Pak reached a significant milestone in early 2016, with the total number of FSC™-labelled packages delivered passing the 200 billion mark.
The first Tetra Pak package to be labelled as made from Forest Stewardship Council™ (FSC™)-certified paperboard – meaning that it comes from FSC-certified and controlled sources and is traceable back to its origins – was delivered in 2007.

Sustainable Brands Corporate Members Engage in Campaign to Promote FSC

New campaign promotes FSC as one simple action with a profound impact.
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For the first time, six publicly traded companies – some of which are competitors – have come together to promote the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) directly to consumers. The companies are HP Inc., International Paper, Kimberly-Clark, McDonald's, Procter & Gamble, and Williams-Sonoma, Inc. All sell FSC-certified products.

Domtar Sponsors FSC Friday 2016

Leader in North American certified paper production supports annual celebration
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On September 30th, 2016, Domtar sponsored FSC Friday, the annual event designed by the Forest Stewardship Council® (FSC®) to raise awareness about responsible forest management.

For over 20 years, FSC has worked to take care of forests and the people, plants, and animal species that depend on them. The FSC label gives assurance that wood, paper, and other forest products have been responsibly sourced from well-managed forests and/or recycled materials. FSC Friday is about sharing and promoting that message, so that our forests can remain forests for generations to come.

Responsible Forestry Takes Center-stage for FSC™ Friday

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Tetra Pak is proud to be supporting FSC™ Friday again this year, a series of events around the world designed to celebrate and raise awareness about responsible forest management and the role FSC plays in it. 

FSC is a global, not-for-profit organisation that helps take care of forests and the wildlife they support, while also enabling businesses and consumers to make informed choices about the forest products they buy. 

Forest Management: Killing The Goose

By Robert Hrubes
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A curious dilemma has emerged for the environmental community seeking to encourage companies to adopt sustainable production practices through the vehicle of market-based, voluntary certifications. Until this dilemma is resolved, it could drive the very companies who are engaged in the best practices away from participation in these certification programs.

The Voluntary Certification Paradigm

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.

Domtar Landowner Grim Locke Wins 2015 FSC Leadership Award

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Domtar is excited to announce that Grim Locke, a landowner who works with Domtar, has won the 2015 Forest Stewardship Council® (FSC) Leadership Award. Grim owns over 2,200 acres of land and is proud to have secured FSC® certification through sustainable management practices intended to preserve and keep the land healthy for generations to come.

Grim is a true leader in the FSC community, demonstrating to his fellow small landowners how they can balance competing priorities, while helping to preserve their property for the future.  This award is an honor for Grim and his family who have been deeply connected to their land since the 1800s

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Domtar is excited to announce that Grim Locke, a landowner who works with Domtar, has won the 2015 Forest Stewardship Council® (FSC) Leadership Award. Grim owns over 2,200 acres of land and is proud to have secured FSC® certification through sustainable management practices intended to preserve and keep the land healthy for generations to come.

Grim is a true leader in the FSC community, demonstrating to his fellow small landowners how they can balance competing priorities, while helping to preserve their property for the future.  This award is an honor for Grim and his family who have been deeply connected to their land since the 1800s

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