Domtar Corporation joins Chicago Climate Exchange(R) demonstrating commitment to sustainability
UFS (NYSE, TSX)
Domtar has made a voluntary, legally-binding commitment to achieve an absolute greenhouse gas emission reduction of 6% below its emission levels in year 2000, by the end of 2010. Domtar has already reduced its use of fossil fuels by 21.3% from 2002 to 2007, increasing the use of renewable energy to approximately 79% and reducing greenhouse gas emissions by 21.6% over the same period. For more information on Domtar’s commitment to sustainability and targets for the coming years, please consult its 2007 Sustainable Growth Report available at www.domtar.com.
“Our quest for excellence in energy efficiency and the reduction of our environmental footprint are both integral parts of our sustainability agenda,” said
“We are very pleased that Domtar Corporation has reinforced its commitment to the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions through membership with CCX,” said Dr.
Domtar Corporation (NYSE/TSX:UFS) is the largest integrated manufacturer and marketer of uncoated freesheet paper in
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