Making a Difference in Innovative Manufacturing

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Making a Difference in Innovative Manufacturing

As a manufacturer that provides nearly 9,000 jobs across North America, Domtar has taken innovative measures to ensure that its products are produced responsibly. Instilling transparency and environmental values among employees helps the company embed sustainability into Domtar’s operations.

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Cellulosic Sugars: The Latest Domtar Innovation
Wood — the building block of all Domtar products — is composed of cellulose, hemicellulose and lignin. Cellulose and hemicellulose can be converted into cellulosic sugars. In our ongoing quest to find innovative ways...
Mar 1, 2019 9:40 AM ET
Preventing Wood Fiber Loss Improves Efficiency — and the Bottom Line
Most New Year’s resolutions are meant to improve some aspect of life. Here at Domtar, we’re making resolutions to improve our manufacturing operations. Two of our pulp and paper mills are actively working to reduce wood fiber loss and increase efficiency in 2019. During the last...
Jan 16, 2019 11:15 AM ET
Q&A With Mark DeAndrea: Domtar’s BioMaterials Innovation Team
In search of a replacement for petroleum-based products and materials, the world is turning its attention to biomaterials. We spoke with Mark DeAndrea, vice president and business unit leader for Domtar’s BioMaterials Innovation team, about what the future holds for biomaterials. Why...
Dec 7, 2018 9:15 AM ET
Data Drives Decisions in 21st-Century Manufacturing
In 21st-century manufacturing, data is king. Data analysis is often a key factor in helping business leaders make informed decisions that drive business strategy, performance and innovation. Today, Domtar uses a plant analysis and visualization tool called PARCview to monitor up-to-the-minute manufacturing data across our network of ...
Nov 29, 2018 9:05 AM ET
Waste-Reduction Initiatives: A Key Part of Sustainability
At Domtar, our position as a forest products industry leader is rooted in our ability to focus on sustainability across our manufacturing processes. That’s apparent in the great progress we’ve made toward achieving our 2020 sustainability goals, especially through our waste-reduction...
Oct 19, 2018 10:15 AM ET