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MONTREAL, June 4, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - Domtar Corporation (NYSE: UFS)
(TSX: UFS) today announced its partnership with PrintEco, whose free
personal use software optimizes paper use for today's most popular
applications. Seamlessly integrated with Microsoft Office, Internet
Explorer, Firefox, & Chrome, PrintEco allows users to easily practice
responsible paper usage, while also saving time and money.
As part of the agreement, Domtar will be the exclusive paper company
sponsor of PrintEco's flagship product, which led to PrintEco being
named one of Entrepreneur Magazine's 100 Brilliant Companies. Domtar
EarthChoice® messaging incorporated into the program will allow PrintEco users to
learn how their responsible choices made throughout the fiber lifecycle
can lead to a more sustainable world.
"EarthChoice is changing what it means to be a paper company by turning
responsible paper choices into a business asset. PrintEco delivers on
the idea that responsible paper usage is a critical part of the fiber
lifecycle - from the forest, through responsible production, usage and
recycling" said Paige Goff, vice president of sustainability and
business communications at Domtar.
Arpan Shah, CEO of PrintEco, noted "We're very excited to include a
progressive company like Domtar on our PrintEco platform. We look
forward to growing our user base and spreading Domtar's message of
sustainability and responsibility. We, like Domtar, believe that paper
serves a very valuable purpose in our lives that should be used
efficiently, when possible."
To download PrintEco's free personal use app and start saving paper
instantly, please visit www.printecosoftware.com.
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®, a network of strategically located paper and printing supplies
distribution facilities. In 2012, Domtar had sales of US$5.5
billion from some 50 countries. The Company employs approximately 9,300
people. To learn more, visit www.domtar.com.
PrintEco makes saving paper & ink easier than ever before. Their app
seamlessly integrates into Microsoft Office, Internet Explorer,
Firefox, & Chrome. From the unwanted advertisements and sidebars that
appear when you print a web page, to the out-of-margin graphs that
appear on a spreadsheet, PrintEco eliminates wasteful printing that
occurs every day in offices, at schools, and at homes. Headquartered
in Chicago, PrintEco has received several notable accolades, including
being named to Entrepreneur Magazine's list of 100 Brilliant of
Companies of 2012. Visit www.printecosoftware.com to learn more.
SOURCE: Domtar Corporation
For further information:
Vice President - Sustainability and Business Communications
Director of Public Relations