WASHINGTON, DC, Nov. 12, 2018 (Press Release) -The American Forest & Paper Association (AF&PA) presented its 2018 Better Practices, Better Planet 2020 Sustainability Awards at AF&PA’s annual meeting on Friday, Nov. 9 in Dallas, Texas.
“Our members continue to demonstrate their commitment toward achieving the Better Practices, Better Planet 2020 sustainability goals,” said AF&PA President and CEO Donna Harman. “We are proud to honor the achievements of this year’s award winners and to represent companies that are leaders in sustainability.”Read more
SPOKANE, WA, Nov. 28, 2017 (Business Wire) -Clearwater Paper Corporation today released the company’s latest corporate social responsibility (CSR) report, building on a history of sustainable commitment to our customers, employees, communities and the environment. The report shares data from the past two years, providing a comprehensive update on the company’s performance on environmental, social and governance topics that matter most to Clearwater Paper stakeholders involved with or impacted by our company.Read more
LAS VEGAS, Sept. 13, 2017 (Local News) -A $150 million, 30-foot-tall machine sits before Steve McSherry every day at the Clearwater Paper plant in North Las Vegas.
After 10 years with the plant, McSherry holds a job monitoring four computer screens that report the health of this machine.
McSherry ensures the machine runs smoothly as it air dries tissue sheets on their way to becoming ultra-premium-grade paper towels and toilet paper.Read more
ROCHESTER, NY, Aug. 23, 2017 (Press Release) -Diamond Packaging today announced that it won five awards, including all three in the “Sustainability – Folding Cartons” category, in the 31st annual packagePRINTING Excellence Awards, the industry's only competition recognizing the highest level of printing quality and technical achievement across the full range of packaging segments – labels, flexible packaging, folding cartons, and corrugated cartons. Winners were chosen from hundreds of entries submitted in over 40 different categories.Read more
SPOKANE, WA, Feb. 8, 2017 (Business Wire) -Clearwater Paper Corporation today announced plans to build a new tissue machine and related converting equipment for producing premium and ultra-premium grades of private label tissue products at a site adjacent to the company’s existing facility in Shelby, North Carolina.Read more
LEWISTON, ID , Dec. 19, 2016 (Press Release) -The Idaho Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) is seeking public comment on a proposed air quality permit to construct (PTC) for Clearwater Paper, Lewiston.
The proposed permit will regulate emissions from the company's paper mill located at 803 Mill Road.Read more
ROCHESTER, NY , July 7, 2016 (Press Release) -Diamond Packaging today announced that it won five awards, including a Benny Award, the competition’s highest honor, in the 2016 Premier Print Awards, the world’s most prestigious international print competition. Printing Industries of America (PIA) hosts the competition, which recognizes the creation and production of superior print communications. Entries were judged on color, registration, degree of difficulty, and the overall look and design that make an effective and graphically appealing piece.Read more
NEW YORK, May 10, 2016 (Press Release) -The Rainforest Alliance is pleased to announce the recipients its 2016 awards, which recognize businesses and individuals committed to protecting the environment, implementing climate solutions, and supporting local communities across the globe. The awards will be presented to the honorees on May 11th in New York City, at the Rainforest Alliance’s annual spring gala at the American Museum of Natural History.Read more