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Tetra Pak Reports Good Progress Towards Environmental Goals

Higher recycling rates, lower CO2 emissions and commercialisation of the world’s first 100% bio-based carton mark a successful year on several fronts
Press Release

March 16, 2015 /3BL Media/ - Tetra Pak made further progress towards its 2020 environmental goals during 2014, passing several important milestones in its journey to develop sustainable products, reduce the environmental footprint of the value chain and increase recycling.

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Tetra Pak Obtains Worldwide FSC™ Chain of Custody Certification

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LAUSANNE, Switzerland, February 18, 2015 /3BL Media/ -  Tetra Pak can now supply Forest Stewardship Council™ (FSC™) labelled packages from anywhere in the world, having received FSC Chain of Custody (CoC) certification for all of its converting plants and market companies. It represents one of FSC’s largest multi-site certifications, covering a total of 92 facilities worldwide.

Preserving Our Forests. Preserving Our Future.

Why FSC certification is the strongest approach to preserving the world’s forests
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Count to 10. In that short amount of time, our planet lost nearly five football fields worth of forest land. From the products we use, to the air that we breathe, the preservation of these precious ecosystems has an impact on many aspects of our daily lives.

Tetra Pak Launches Industry’s First Package Made Entirely From Plant Based, Renewable Packaging Materials

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LAUSANNE, Switzerland, October 16, 2014 /3BL Media/ - Tetra Pak, the world leader in food processing and packaging solutions, today announces the launch of the industry’s first carton made entirely from plant based, renewable packaging materials. The new Tetra Rex® carton will be the first in the market to have bio-based low-density polyethylene (LDPE) films and bio-based high-density polyethylene (HDPE) caps, both derived from sugar cane, in addition to Forest Stewardship Council (FSC ™) certified paperboard.

Tetra Pak Joins Forces with IKEA and Kingfisher in Sustainability Drive

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Tetra Pak says it wants to promote the benefits of responsibly sourced sustainable timber and has joined IKEA and Kingfisher to analyse the impact of Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) certification.

Read more about Tetra Pak sustainability drive at Foodproductiondaily.com

 

Tetra Pak® Joins Initiative To Assess FSC™ Impact

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LAUSANNE, Switzerland, 10 September 2014 /3BL Media/ – Tetra Pak®, the world leader in food processing and packaging solutions is working with Kingfisher and IKEA to promote the benefits of legal, responsibly sourced, sustainable timber and clarify the role of Forest Stewardship Council (FSC™) certification in the delivery of these values.

New Collaboration to Show the Value of FSC® in Protecting Forests

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September 9, 2014 /3BL Media/ - By 2050 we’re likely to need three times more wood than we do today, yet forests are fighting for their lives as the ground they stem from is being sought for alternative uses.  

The key to keeping forests standing is to make them viable so they can compete with alternative land uses that require them cleared.  Sustainable wood extraction as a forest conservation strategy has long been recognised as one way to achieve this.  

UPM Deviendra Le Distributeur Exclusif De La Lignine Biochoice™ De Domtar En Europe

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Montréal, le 10 juillet 2014 /3BL Media/ – Domtar Corporation (NYSE: UFS) (TSX: UFS) et UPM (NASDAQ OMX Helsinki: UPM1V) ont annoncé aujourd’hui qu’elles avaient conclu une entente par laquelle UPM deviendra le distributeur exclusif de la lignine BioChoice™ en Europe. Cette entente entrera en vigueur le 1er août 2014.

UPM To Become Exclusive Distributor Of Domtar’s Biochoice™ Lignin In Europe

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Montreal, July 10, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Domtar Corporation (NYSE: UFS) (TSX: UFS) and UPM (NASDAQ OMX Helsinki: UPM1V) today announced that the companies have entered into an agreement for UPM to become the exclusive distributor of Domtar’s BioChoice™ lignin in Europe. The agreement takes effect on August 1st, 2014.

Domtar Sponsors World Book Night U.S.

Campaign to Encourage Reading Donates 500,000 Books Nationwide
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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.

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