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Five SCA Tissue Tork brand products earn green seal

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Five SCA Tissue Tork brand products earn green seal

June 07, 2010 - 09:15
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PHILADELPHIA, June 7, 2010 (Business Wire) -SCA Tissue's deep commitment to providing sustainable washroom solutions is once again being recognized by Green Seal, the premier environmental certification organization. Five more Tork brand towel and tissue products have earned Green Seal certification, increasing SCA Tissue's total of Green Seal certified products to 22.

The newly Green Seal certified products include: Tork Universal C-Fold Towels, Tork Universal Multifold Towels and Tork Universal Roll Towels, Tork Universal Bath Tissue Jumbo Roll and Tork Universal Bath Tissue Roll, which are made from 100 percent, recycled fiber and are process-chlorine free. These products are also among the 100 SCA products that are EcoLogoCMcertified.

"Sustainability is central to everything we do at SCA and we are pleased to see that this commitment continues to earn recognition for our products as well as our company," said John Drengler, vice president, product and marketing, SCA Tissue North America. "These Green Seal approved products offer an even wider range of dual certified products for customers to choose from to best meet their towel and tissue needs."

Green Seal is an independent, non-profit organization that uses science-based standards and the power of the marketplace to create a more sustainable world by promoting the manufacture, purchase and use of environmentally responsible products and services. EcoLogo is North America's largest eco-labeling program offering the most comprehensive and stringent criteria for product certification.

About SCA

SCA is a global hygiene and paper company that develops and produces personal-care products, tissue, packaging solutions, publication papers and solid-wood products. SCA has many well-known brands, including the global brands TENA and Tork. In 2009, global sales were $14.5 billion. SCA conducts sales in 100 countries and has 50,000 employees.