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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

Three Steps to Move from Setting Sustainable Goals to Taking Action

Domtar is working with landowners to help grow certification efforts in the sustainable paper industry. Here’s what the company has learned
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In today’s competitive market, organizations of all types are setting their sights on ambitious sustainability goals. Rather than settling on the status quo, companies are pushing themselves to establish objectives that will set them apart. Builders aim for LEED certification, appliance manufacturers offer Energy Star certified products, and in the forest products industry, Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) certification is the gold standard.

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
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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.

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