Our Investment in Sustainability
At Domtar, our investment in sustainability is rooted in responsibility, efficiency and engagement. We aspire to reduce risks, enhance brand reputation, drive business success and grow shareholder value.
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Domtar operates responsibly across every part of its business.
- Domtar’s future is rooted in the forest. We source wood responsibly, using the highest certification standards.
- Working with Non-Governmental Organizations and landowners, Domtar has developed Sustainable Forestry Principles to ensure the continued health of forestlands.
Domtar minimizes the environmental impact of its business operations.
- Domtar’s mills are highly efficient and largely fueled by renewable energy.
- Domtar is focused on continuous improvement and sets public goals around minimizing waste, water and greenhouse gas emissions.
- Domtar uses resources more efficiently by recycling every possible material used in or created from the manufacturing of wood fiber-based products, one of the most recycled resources on the planet.
Domtar is a trusted collaborator to all stakeholders.
- Domtar works with the world’s most recognized environmental groups to continue its sustainability journey.
- Domtar works hand-in-hand with its customers to offer education and help in meeting their sustainability goals.
- Domtar has a positive social and economic impact on the communities in which it operates, and is committed to philanthropy, employee development and volunteerism and supporting local jobs.
Energy and EmissionsDomtar is focused on optimizing the use of carbon-neutral biomass fuels, improving the energy efficiency of our operations, and optimizing our self-generation of electricity.Read more about how we manage energy and emissions
Water ManagementWe are developing tools to enable our facilities to be better stewards of our shared water resources.Read more about how we manage water
Waste ManagementThanks to our continuous improvement initiatives and engineering innovations, we are turning more raw materials into saleable products.Read more about how we manage waste
Forestry and FiberAs a manufacturer of wood fiber-based products, Domtar is committed to the long-term sustainability of North American forests.Read more about how we manage forests
Transportation and LogisticsWe are always looking for more efficient ways to transport our pulp and paper products.Read more about how we transport our products efficiently
Our CollaborationsDomtar has a history of collaboration with leading environmental groups.Read more about our collaborations with NGOs
Our CertificationsWe offer products that are certified to independent, third-party standardsRead more about our certifications