Media advisory - 'Naming Names' - Report exposes high profile companies buying the destruction of Ontario and Quebec's Boreal Forest



    MONTREAL, Aug. 15 /CNW Telbec/ - At a news conference in Montreal on
August 20th, Greenpeace will release a report naming the companies responsible
for the destruction of the Boreal Forest as well as their major customers -
household names - nationally and internationally.
    The customers profiled include manufacturers and retailers of common
paper, lumber and pulp products used and sold in North America and Europe.
    Embargoed copies of the report are available upon request.

    
    Who:   Melissa Filion and Kim Fry, Greenpeace Boreal Forest Campaigners

    What:  News conference to release an international report exposing
           companies that purchase forest products from destructive logging
           corporations

    When:  Monday, 20 August 2007 at 10 a.m.

    Where: Delta Hotel, 777 University Street, Montreal
           Room Versailles

    Note to editors : Video and photos of intact and clearcut Boreal Forest
                      in Quebec and Ontario will be available for pickup at
                      the news conference, and available later for download.
    




For further information:

For further information: Jocelyn Desjardins, Communications (French),
(514) 212-5749; Jane Story, Communications (English), (416) 930-9055; Mélissa
Filion, Boreal Forest Campaigner (French), (514) 581-8216; Kim Fry, Boreal
Forest Campaigner (English), (647) 406-0664

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