Environment

PURCHASE, New York, December 1, 2016 – Lindenmeyr Munroe, the leading independent paper and packaging distributor in the United States, continues its commitment to track and report its carbon accounting practices, successfully completing its 2016 emissions reporting with SmartWay Transport Partnership. Freight transportation is one of the fastest growing impacts

PURCHASE, New York (October 2014)—Central National-Gottesman (CNG) continues to integrate environmental protection and sustainability into their core business philosophy by the renewal of their CarbonNeutral® office Certificate. CNG’s corporate office has measured greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and reduced them to net zero through internal change and carbon offsetting by adhering

Baltimore, MD (November 13, 2012) –Grupo Modelo, Lindenmeyr Munroe and Pollock Paper were recognized by Roadnet Technologies as the winners of the 2012 Roadie Awards, a competition recognizing organizations with vehicle fleets for excellence and innovation in Running Green, Operating Efficiently and Innovation within the transportation management industry. The awards were among the highlights of the recently-concluded Roadnet Technologies Users Conference held in Miami.

In the most recent research conducted by Perception Research Services, shoppers demonstrated that they are interested in choosing environmentally friendly packaging. Significantly more shoppers stated they would like to choose environmentally friendly packaging compared to 2010 (36% vs. 28%), with fully half still willing to pay more (despite the economy). This is especially true of younger (under 40) shoppers. Over half (59%) of the sample stated that seeing environmental claims on packaging positively impacts their behavior to either buy more of the brands they usually do, or switch to others.

Lindenmeyr Munroe continues our commitment to the environment through our membership with Two Sides, an initiative to promote the responsible production of print and paper, and dispel common environmental misconceptions by providing users with verifiable information. Two Sides announced its new website last week www.twosides.us , which includes some great

“Go Paper. Grow Trees.” is a new awareness campaign launched by International Paper (IP) designed to give consumers the facts on how using paper products makes a direct contribution to the health and growth of trees and the forests. According to the Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations (FAO), a majority of the 750 million acres of U.S. forests are privately owned. These private owners—mostly family tree farmers—will ultimately determine what happens to our forestlands.

Montreal, QC and Fort Mill, SC – A sweeping campaign designed to highlight the importance of paper in our lives will debut Monday. Domtar Corporation (NYSE/TSX: UFS) is launching its “Paper Because” campaign through advertisements that will appear in major U.S. and Canadian media outlets, including: The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, The Globe & Mail, Fast Company, Audubon, National Geographic and other consumer and trade publications. The campaign will also feature online banner ads and a series of short videos that will appear in a variety of online media.

ALPHARETTA, Ga. — Neenah Paper (NYSE: NP) is pleased to add another one of its premium brands to its FSC Certified papers portfolio. The complete selection of CLASSIC COLUMNS® Papers, in all colors and finishes, are now FSC Certified. This is a brand known for its bold colors and unique textures: the traditional soft, watermarked linear finish and the embossed XL patterned with wider, more defined lines. It is an extraordinary communication medium that provides both visual and tactile appeal.