Domtar's 2017 Sustainability Report

Domtar's 2017 Sustainability Report

Sustainability at Domtar is our endeavor to take a longer-term view of creating and preserving value for our shareholders, customers, employees and communities. We do this by seeking a clear understanding of how our operations and products are interconnected with emerging opportunities and risks in the world around us.

Please review Domtar's 2017 Sustainability Report, Working Smart for the Long Term, for our latest sustainability initiatives and progress.

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Domtar Sustainability: Just as Bright, with Less Bleach
Getting your supplier to help you use less of their product may seem counterintuitive, but that is exactly what Domtar’s procurement team did with our pulp bleaching chemical supplier. And thanks to the strategic partnership we have built with them, they agreed to help us. By leveraging our supplier’s chemical expertise and our process knowledge, we identified opportunities to improve...
Oct 3, 2017 9:15 AM ET
Domtar Sustainability: Bridging the Gap in Forest Certification
What is the difference between certified wood fiber and fiber from sustainably-managed forests? It depends on your perspective. Ask small landowners in the U.S. Southeast and most will probably say they are responsible forest stewards; many don’t immediately see the value or the need for certification by a third party. Ask the owners of major brands and they will answer that...
Sep 28, 2017 9:15 AM ET
Domtar Sustainability: Personal Caring at Domtar Personal Care
Gwendolyn McNuckles volunteered to serve as a “Wellness Champion” out of concern for her health and that of her colleagues at Domtar’s personal care manufacturing facility in Waco, Texas. ‘‘My co-workers were suffering bouts of diabetes, high blood pressure, asthma and other ailments,’’ said Gwendolyn. ‘‘Many were severely overweight, including myself. Something had to be done.’’...
Sep 26, 2017 9:15 AM ET
Working for the Future of Forests
Much of the world is under the misconception that paper is a wasteful, environmentally irresponsible product. But the opposite is true. Forest products, like paper, come from a renewable resource – trees. The key is for the owners of those trees to manage their land responsibly, ensuring these forests remain forests for years to come. That way, the benefits they provide – cleaner air,...
Sep 21, 2017 9:15 AM ET
Domtar Sustainability: Bringing Our Sustainable Forestry Practices to Life
Domtar engages in a wide variety of initiatives to ensure we leave the forests that we depend on, and the communities we are a part of, better off for the long term. This is how we bring Domtar’s Sustainable Forestry Principles to life across the unique ecosystems and communities that surround our pulp and paper mills ...
Sep 19, 2017 9:15 AM ET