2019 Domtar Sustainability Report

2019 Domtar Sustainability Report

Domtar harnesses one of the world’s most renewable resources – wood – in the service of literacy, education, communication, commerce, personal dignity, good hygiene, and the development of sustainable alternatives to petroleum hydrocarbons. And that is a story that is material to everyone. Welcome to the 2019 Domtar Sustainability Report.

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Helping Solve the Plastic Problem
According to National Geographic, more than 8 million tons of plastic reach our oceans every year – and it doesn’t just disappear. The “Great Pacific Garbage Patch” covers more than...
Oct 7, 2019 9:30 AM ET
Four States Timberland Owners Association Growth
Created in 2012 under the leadership of our Ashdown, Arkansas, mill, Four States Timberland Owners Association (FSTOA) has grown steadily to reach over 220 members with a total of 628,000 acres of woodland under FSC certification. Working with industry partners,...
Oct 2, 2019 10:10 AM ET
Appalachian Wood Alliance Pilots a Smallholder Access Program
The AWA is piloting a Smallholder Access Program designed to develop new and more efficient tools that provide the benefits of FSC certification to small landowners through...
Sep 30, 2019 9:00 AM ET
Promoting Sustainable Forest Management for Small Landowners
Locally-sourced wood is the lifeblood of our pulp and paper mills. We have an economic interest in keeping the forests near our mills as forests and promoting sustainable forestry practices – everywhere we operate. Our mills purchased 15.2 million green metric tons of wood chips in 2018, the majority from small landowners and local suppliers, especially for our mills in the southern U.S...
Sep 26, 2019 9:55 AM ET
Top-to-Bottom Efficiency
Most people understand that a tree can be used to make different types and grades of furniture, cabinets, lumber and paper. But what many do not realize is that, in many cases, a single tree may provide all of these useful products – and more. To understand this, it is helpful to think from the bottom up. The large diameter base of a tree’s trunk may be used to produce fine...
Sep 23, 2019 10:00 AM ET

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