The agency said Sappi implemented changes in the pulping process that reduced the amounts of several sulfide compounds being emitted. These reductions resulted in better odor control for the community, as well as improved treatment of methanol, a byproduct of the sulfur compounds. Sappi will save more than $225,000 per year.Read more
Weyerhaeuser Company today announced its 2009 sustainability performance results are available online at www.wy.com/sustainability. Weyerhaeuser uses an online reporting method that provides comprehensive, searchable access to its sustainability performance annually.
Highlights of Weyerhaeuser's 2009 sustainability performance results include:Read more
Members of the Confederation of Paper Industries (CPI) have contributed to a report issued on Tuesday 27 July highlighting The Cumulative Impact of Climate Change Policies on UK Energy Intensive Industries.
The report has been published jointly by the Energy Intensive Users Group (EIUG) and the TUC, and concludes that total energy bills could rise by 141% by 2020 as a result of UK government energy policy and emissions reduction schemes.Read more
Sonoco, one of the largest global diversified packaging companies, today said it is voluntarily targeting a 15 percent reduction in greenhouse gas emissions (GHG) from the Company's more than 300 global manufacturing plants by 2014.Read more
Amcor Flexibles Europe & Americas won a commendation in the ‘Carbon Reduction Cost Saving Award - over 250 employees' category for successfully making cost savings by finding innovative ways to cut carbon emissions and internally manage their carbon footprint.
Amcor Flexibles Europe & Americas also won the award for ‘Most Promising New Low Carbon Product / Service Award - over 250 employees' for the business that has developed innovative new products or services for the low carbon marketplace.Read more