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2009-08-13 10:09:00

ROSWELL, Ga., Aug. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Kimberly-Clark Professional has received Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) chain-of-custody certification for a broad range of tissue and towel products, making it the first away-from-home tissue products provider in North America to receive this distinction. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click http://news.prnewswire.com/viewrelease.aspx?STORY=MTE2 "FSC standards are globally recognized as the highest social and...

2009-08-05 10:27:00

Greenpeace Ends Its 'Kleercut' Campaign and Applauds the Company's Sustainability Efforts WASHINGTON, Aug. 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Kimberly-Clark Corporation, the maker of Kleenex, Scott and Cottonelle brands, today announced stronger fiber sourcing standards that will increase conservation of forests globally and will make the company a leader for sustainably produced tissue products. Greenpeace, which worked with Kimberly-Clark on its revised standards, announced that it will end...

2009-06-30 07:20:00

RICHARDSON, Texas, June 30 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of a broad commitment to social responsibility, Ampad is pleased to announce it has achieved the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) Chain-of-Custody Certification across all product categories and in its manufacturing facilities including those in Mattoon, IL and Morristown, TN. "Ampad's commitment to the environment extends beyond recycled products as we are constantly looking for new ways to conserve and promote environmental stewardship,"...

2009-04-20 05:00:00

First National Retailer to Offer Shoppers FSC Certified Bags; Helps Ensure Responsible Forest Management AUSTIN, Texas, April 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Whole Foods Market (Nasdaq: WFMI) today announced that it is the first national retailer to offer Forest Stewardship Council (FSC)-certified paper bags at its checkout counters beginning in May. "Whole Foods Market is thrilled to set the bar even higher in terms of reducing our environmental impact with paper bags that close the loop...

2008-06-24 02:29:45

HUNTSVILLE, Ala., June 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Giles & Kendall, manufacturer of the #1 CedarSafe closet liner brand in the United States, has received the Forest Stewardship Council's (FSC) Chain-of-Custody certification. CedarSafe is the only cedar closet liner brand to receive the certification. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080623/CLM002 ) "The FSC certification is essential in understanding the care we take in making an eco-friendly product, from maintaining...

Word of the Day
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
  • Pertaining to the mythos of Cthulhu and additional otherworldly beings created by H. P. Lovecraft or inspired by his writings and imitators.
This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.