As part of a widespread effort to reduce society’s environmental footprint, slogans such as “Reduce, Reuse, Recycle,” “Every Drop Counts,” and “Print Responsibly,” have become commonplace.
Menards, Eau Claire, Wisconsin was awarded the Business Friend of the Environment Award from the Wisconsin Manufacturers and Commerce (WMC) for a major upgrade in its wood recycling plant.
U.S. Representative Matt Cartwright introduced bicameral Trash Reduction and Sensible Handling (TRASH) Act, H.R. 5656, legislation that would allow states to determine waste entering into its borders.
Cascades, a leader in recovery and in the manufacturing of green packaging and tissue paper products, has launched its third sustainable development plan, which covers the 2016–2020 period.
The American Forest & Paper Association released its June U.S. boxboard paper report.