The Radisson Blu Hotel in Brussels was the scene of much celebrating recently when some the top pulp and paper companies and individuals working in the industry picked up awards for outstanding achievements. The PPI Awards honor leadership, vision, innovation and strategic accomplishments within the pulp and paper industry, and are the only global awards dedicated to recognizing the achievements of companies, mills and individuals in the sector.
The winners were:
Bio Strategy of the Year AwardRead more
RISI Asian CEO of the Year Award for 2016 has recently been named as Kiyoshi Otsubo, Chairman, President and CEO of Rengo Co., Ltd. Mr Otsubo has been President and CEO at Rengo since 2000, and also became Chairman of the company in April 2014. PPI Interviewed Mr Otsubo who shared some of his thoughts on the industry in the Asian region and beyond.Read more
ALTAVILLA VICENTINA, Italy, (Press Release) -IKEA, the DIY furniture giant, awarded the prestigious Tulip Award 2015 to the Burgo Group this year. Award confirms Burgo's outstanding performance in the field of environmental sustainability and safety. An important recognition, obtained thanks to the success of the unannounced audit conducted at the paper mill in Verzuolo (Cuneo).Read more
COMBINED LOCKS, WI, Nov. 17, 2015 (Press Release) -Appleton Coated is one of 31 companies recognized worldwide by the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) for its environmental transparency leadership as demonstrated by its voluntary participation in the WWF Environmental Paper Company Index (EPCI) 2015.Read more
The EPCI is a tool for companies that are striving for continual improvement of their environmental performance for pulp and paper production, and want to be recognized publicly for their leadership in transparency.Read more