As part of the international survey Goal 13 Impact Platform by Deloitte (a global network of consulting companies), the activities of Segezha Group (MOEX: SGZH, part of AFK Sistema) are considered a success story in the use of alternative energy sources. The survey analyses the prospects for achieving UN Goal 13 in the field of sustainable development.
From Forest to Farm: Resolute Reduces Waste through Land Spreading
Did you know that waste from pulp and paper production can be useful to farmers in our communities?
Norske Skog gets grade A- in the ESG 100 report
Norske Skog’s ESG report for 2020 receives an A- in consultancy Governance Group’s assessment of the sustainability reporting from the 100 largest companies on the Oslo Stock Exchange.
Sustainable pulp production supports climate targets
Pulp plays a central role in the fight against climate change. Renewable and recyclable fibre is a raw material of the future, produced in energy-efficient mills where nothing goes to waste.
Desjardins Group, the largest financial cooperative in North America, demonstrates its leadership in responsible and inclusive procurement
For this edition of our continuing series “Conversations with Green Champions,” Rolland President Philip Rundle speaks with Desjardins Group, North America’s largest financial cooperative and the fifth largest in the world with $377 billion in assets (Canadian dollars).
Two trailblazers in sustainability, Successfully switching from plastic to paper
Packaging and Specialty paper manufacturer Sappi and packaging machine manufacturer Rovema – two internationally acknowledged frontrunners in sustainability – have joined forces in a strategic partnership to offer customers reliable, sustainable packaging solutions.
The Importance of STEM in Paper and Wood Products Industry
There are several paper-based products that you use each day. Things like tissues, cardboard boxes, paper towels and post-it notes.
Sustainability Does Not Come for Free
In recent years, a variety of sustainability labels have found their way onto paper and pulp products to highlight their environmental performance, recyclability, and the role that paper and board play in the circular economy.
SFI Forest Certification Standards Advance Key Global Sustainability and Conservation Priorities
Washington, D.C. and Ottawa, ON — The Sustainable Forestry Initiative (SFI), participating in the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) World Conservation Congress today, shared the news of its new forest certification standard revisions, which advance solutions to some of the world’s most pressing sustainability challenges.
Innovations in technology making sustainable packaging more realistic
Innovations in material availability and handling technology are making the quest for sustainable packaging more realistic, several industry leaders say.
Essential STEM Skills Help Create Essential Paper Products
In our daily lives, we face obstacles that make us use our critical thinking skills.
Segezha Group receives an ESG Risk Rating from Sustainalytics
Segezha Group (MOEX: SGZH), a subsidiary of Sistema PJSFC and a leading Russian vertically integrated timber holding company with a full cycle of logging and added-value wood processing, has announced that it has received an ESG Risk Rating from Sustainalytics.
Cascades' GHG reduction targets have been approved by the Science Based Targets initiative
KINGSEY FALLS, QC, Aug. 26, 2021 - Cascades is pleased to announce that the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi) has approved its greenhouse gas (GHG) emission reduction targets.
Sustainable Wood Products as a Generational Contract
The forest is not only a habitat for animals and plants but a retreat for people as well. It is also the economic basis for Mercer Timber Products and all companies in the Forestry sector – thus a driver of value creation, especially in rural areas.
Resolute recognized by International Business Awards for sustainable business practices
We are pleased to inform you that Resolute has won three Stevie® Awards for our responsible and sustainable business practices.
Improving Environmental Sustainability Through Innovation – Mercer Peace River’s Nutriboost Program
Through innovation comes sustainability. At Mercer Peace River (MPR), we continuously seek ways to improve through innovation, furthering our sustainability.
Zalando Redesigns Shipping Bags and Boxes
New packaging brings Zalando one step closer to its goal of eliminating single-use plastic by 2023.
DS Smith achieves ‘Platinum’ EcoVadis rating, placed in top 1% of companies globally
In our most recent EcoVadis sustainability assessment, we achieved ‘Platinum’ rating, which places us in the top 1% of companies assessed by EcoVadis globally
AF&PA Highlights Domtar Employees’ Sustainability Focus
The pulp and paper industry is invested in the health of our forests, and sustainability continues to be a high priority in the next decade. At Domtar, we’re proud of our commitment to the environment, and to see our colleagues be recognized for their sustainability focus.
Sustainable Forestry is Key to a Healthy and Lasting Paper Industry
Paper and wood products touch our everyday lives. From the structure of buildings that we live in, to the hygiene products we use, we rely on forest products. But the source they come from depends on us.
New Initiative to Educate Consumers About Paper and Sustainability
Sustainability is playing an increasingly larger role in the lives of young consumers, particularly among Millennials (born 1981-1996) and Generation Z (born 1997 and after). This trend is expected to continue as Gen Z consumers enter the workforce and start setting up their own households.