(NYSE: UFS) (TSX: UFS)
MONTREAL, Feb. 21, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - Domtar Corporation (NYSE: UFS)
(TSX: UFS) has led the way in sustainable business practices since its
early adoption of Forest Stewardship CouncilTM fiber certification in 2000, and its sustainability leadership
continues to this day. As the purveyor of the largest, most
comprehensive line of FSC® certified paper in North America through its EarthChoice® brand, Domtar is proud to be the premier sponsor of the GreenBiz Forum 2013 in New York City, February 19 - 21.
As part of the GreenBiz program, Domtar's Vice-President of
Sustainability, David Struhs, will be taking part in a keynote live interview with Senior GreenBiz writer Marc Gunther on Thursday, February 21.
"I'm a big fan of getting behind the press release aspect of sustainable
business performance and looking at the underlying trade-offs around
economics, the environment and society," noted David Struhs. "The
connective tissue of these decision points is not something that gets a
lot of airtime, generally, so it's an area I'm pleased that Marc and I
will have a chance to explore in this unique conference setting."
GreenBiz gatherings take place twice annually in cities around the
United States. The events bring together thought leaders from across
sectors and industries to share best practices and engage in
cutting-edge discussions about the key sustainability challenges and
opportunities facing business today.
Domtar Corporation (NYSE: UFS) (TSX: UFS) designs, manufactures, markets
and distributes a wide variety of fiber-based products including
communication papers, specialty and packaging papers and adult
incontinence products. The foundation of its business is a network of
world class wood fiber converting assets that produce papergrade, fluff
and specialty pulps. The majority of its pulp production is consumed
internally to manufacture paper and consumer products. Domtar is the
largest integrated marketer of uncoated freesheet paper in North
America with recognized brands such as Cougar®, Lynx® Opaque Ultra, Husky® Opaque Offset, First Choice® and Domtar EarthChoice®. Domtar is also a leading marketer and producer of a complete line of
incontinence care products marketed primarily under the Attends® brand name. Domtar owns and operates Ariva®, an extensive network of strategically located paper and printing
supplies distribution facilities. In 2012, Domtar had sales of US$5.5
billion from nearly 50 countries. The Company employs approximately
9,300 people. To learn more, visit www.domtar.com.
SOURCE: DOMTAR CORPORATION
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