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: Diapers for Disaster Relief
Among the many everyday products Domtar makes, none may be more essential than our infant diapers and adult incontinence products. While essential, these products can be unaffordable for some families. And, in the midst of a natural disaster, even unavailable. Domtar’s Comfort and Care program, launched in 2016, strives to help alleviate financial and emotional stress on families...
Aug 10, 2017 9:15 AM ET
Domtar Sustainability: Partnering for Safety
Employee engagement is crucial to promoting safe behavior. And what better partner to advance our shared objectives than the United Steelworkers (USW), which represents the majority of Domtar’s unionized employees? Domtar and the USW have built a very collaborative relationship over the years, based on our mutual interest in protecting our employees. This has helped us be more proactive...
Aug 8, 2017 9:15 AM ET
Domtar Sustainability: Industrial Ecology Made Real
A long-time ideal of sustainability has been the concept of industrial ecology—the notion that industrial processes would benefit from mimicking the closed-loop efficiency of a natural ecosystem. Unlike conventional industrial processes, an ecosystem is not a process with a beginning and an end. An ecosystem is a continuous cycle through which materials flow. Domtar’s mill in Windsor,...
Aug 3, 2017 9:15 AM ET
Domtar Sustainability: More Renewable Energy for the Windsor Mill
Our mill in Windsor, Quebec, is on its way to becoming one of the largest private producers of renewable energy in the Eastern Townships region of the province with a second turbine generator scheduled for commissioning in 2017. The mill is already generating steam and electricity from its current 32 megawatt (MW) turbine generator. Energy efficiency improvements and other operational...
Aug 1, 2017 9:15 AM ET
Bringing Decision Science to Sustainability
Domtar’s pulp mills are, in essence, biorefineries designed to separate and extract the natural chemical building blocks of wood. Cellulose is used to make paper, but the other biochemicals from wood are also valuable as feedstocks for products ranging from fuels to flavors and fragrances. Domtar now has more than a hundred different options for supplementing and enhancing our current...
Jul 27, 2017 9:15 AM ET

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