MONTREAL, July 7, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - Tembec, proud manufacturer of
Kallima FSC®-certified Kallima Coated Cover paperboard, has joined Two Sides North
America, the non-profit organization that promotes and encourages the
responsible production and use of print and paper.
"Tembec is a leader in sustainable forestry practices and environmental
performance. We have made tremendous achievements on the sustainability
front and are thrilled to join forces with an organization that has a
shared goal of promoting print as the sustainable, relevant and
effective communication medium that it is," says Renée Yardley, Vice
President, Sales and Marketing, Paper Group, Tembec.
"Having another leading North American paper producer such as Tembec as
part of our membership is a sign that the Two Sides name is now well
established and recognized in the US and Canada. We look forward to
working with Tembec and their stakeholders in growing our network and
reaching more people across North America with our message that print
and paper have a great environmental story to tell," says Two Sides
North America President, Phil Riebel.
Tembec is a manufacturer of forest products - lumber, paper pulp, paper
and specialty cellulose pulp - and a global leader in sustainable
forest management practices. Tembec has operations in North America and
France with some 3,500 employees, is listed on the TSX and has annual
sales of approximately $1.6 billion.
About Two Sides
Two Sides is an independent, non-profit organization created to promote
the responsible production, use and sustainability of print and paper.
Two Sides is active globally in North America, Europe, Australia, South
Africa and Brazil. Our members span the entire print and paper value
chain, including forestry, pulp, paper, inks and chemicals, pre-press,
press, finishing, publishing, printing, envelopes and postal
operators. For more information about Two Sides North America, please
contact Phil Riebel at 1-855-896-7433 or firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit the Two Sides website at www.twosidesna.org.
For further information:
Marketing Manager, Paper Group
Tel.: 514 871-2316