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2011-08-04 17:15:00

Already a Leader in Offering Environmentally and Socially Responsible Products, Domtar Will Increase Its Annual Sales of FSC-Certified Paper by More Than 150,000 Tons TICKER SYMBOL (NYSE: UFS) (TSX: UFS) MONTREAL, Aug.

2011-07-27 09:35:00

NEW YORK, July 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Scholastic Inc., the global children's publishing, education and media company, today announced that continued progress has been made toward the company-wide goal of strengthening its sustainable paper procurement practices and increasing the percentage of Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) certified and post-consumer waste (PCW) recycled paper purchased.

2011-07-18 08:00:00

Stop the War on the Poor Campaign Documents the Economic Harm and Environmental Mythology of the Forest Stewardship Council NORTH LAS VEGAS, Nev., July 18, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Forest Stewardship Council's public demonstration that it is the "gold-standard for responsible forest management" has been wrecked following the release of a bombshell report today by the Congress of Racial Equality (CORE), following the revelation of new research that finds FSC-labeled paper containing...

2011-07-13 14:31:58

Satellites can bring new transparency to how forests are being managed.

2011-07-07 07:30:00

SAN FRANCISCO, July 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Today ForestEthics released its 2011 Green Grades Report Card, ranking a dozen U.S. Fortune 500 companies that impact forests through heavy paper use.

2011-06-29 22:18:00

US Delegation Promotes High Standards for Global Forest Products Marketplace KOTA KINABALU, Malaysia, June 29, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With a broad delegation representing US interests, members of the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) are meeting this week in Malaysia to negotiate standards that are applied to 350 million acres of certified forestland and 20,000 certified companies, including nearly 140 million acres and 4,800 companies in North America.

2011-06-29 06:00:00

WASHINGTON and DALLAS, June 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Kimberly-Clark and World Wildlife Fund (WWF) announced the expansion of Kimberly-Clark's membership in the Global Forest & Trade Network (GFTN), a WWF initiative to eliminate illegal logging and conserve the world's most valuable and threatened forests.

2011-06-20 16:00:00

CINCINNATI, June 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Formica Corporation's high pressure decorative laminates are now available with full Forest Stewardship Council (FSC®) certification at no additional charge.

2011-06-14 09:30:00

New Tool Shares Environmental and Social Impacts of Making Domtar Paper, Discloses Successes and Challenges TICKER SYMBOL (NYSE: UFS) (TSX: UFS) MONTREAL, June 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ - A new environmental tool from Domtar Corporation (NYSE: UFS) (TSX: UFS) offers customers the ability to view the environmental impacts of specific paper grades, providing unmatched transparency among today's industry calculators. The online tool that we call the "Paper Trail" discloses...

2011-06-09 10:50:00

JASPER, Ind., June 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- As thousands of designers and facility managers prepare to descend upon Chicago, June 13 to 15, the Kimball® Office showroom, 325 N. Wells St., is ready to unveil a new "it" factor to the industry.


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