Domtar 2016 Sustainability Update

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Domtar 2016 Sustainability Update

Sustainability at Domtar is our endeavor to take a longer-term view of creating and preserving shareholder value. We accomplish this by considering how we respond to and contribute to emerging opportunities and risks in the world around us. Our 2016 Sustainability Update provides insight into our priorities on the journey towards becoming a more sustainable business. Click here to read the full update, and view updated performance metrics here.

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Domtar Shows Status on Sustainability Goals
Deliver between $300 million and $500 million of annual EBITDA from fiber-based businesses for which there is growing market demand. Status: Growth and expansion in Personal Care and our fluff pulp conversion project at Ashdown, Arkansas, have the potential to generate approximately $280 million of additional EBITDA from growing fiber-...
Dec 14, 2016 9:35 AM ET
Community Investments Bring Domtar Out of the Mill and into Local Communities
It’s important to know where your paper comes from, and we urge customers to understand how their choices benefit not just our company, but entire communities. We align our community investments with our products and business interests in three areas of focus: literacy, health and wellness, and sustainability.  Corporate Community investments in 2015 benefited these key areas, plus...
Dec 7, 2016 9:35 AM ET
For Every 100 Mill Jobs, Domtar Creates 325 Jobs Outside the Mill
Domtar has been a centerpiece in some of our communities for more than a century. We depend on them, and they depend on us. In some cases, shared infrastructure such as roads, dams, water and wastewater treatment services and volunteer fire departments are physical reminders of how our connection goes beyond that of simply being a principal employer. For every 100 jobs in one of...
Nov 29, 2016 9:40 AM ET
Domtar Making Strides in Making Facilities Cleaner, Safer and Quieter in 2016
We've made our manufacturing facilities cleaner, quieter and safer. Domtar's recordable incident rate has been lowered by 50 percent since 2008, thanks to investments in safety systems, heightened attention to work procedures and improvements to personal protective equipment. But data does more than just help tell our story. It helps drive our progress. Domtar is publicizing its "next...
Nov 22, 2016 9:45 AM ET
Domtar’s Greenhouse Gas Emissions are Less than Half the Average Producer in Asia
Total direct and indirect greenhouse gas emissions from purchased energy at our pulp and paper mills have been reduced by 15 percent since 2010, meeting our 2020 target ahead of schedule.  These reductions have primarily been realized by: fuel switching from coal to less carbon-intensive natural gas, increasing on-site cogeneration of electricity and reducing pulp and paper production in...
Nov 16, 2016 3:15 PM ET