The American Forest & Paper Association (AF&PA) has elected Clearwater Paper Corporation president and chief executive officer Linda Massman as the new AF&PA board chair and released the 2017 slate of AF&PA board officers.
The American Forest & Paper Association (AF&PA) shared a greenhouse gas (GHG) reduction goal of 20 percent by the year 2020 under its Better Practices, Better Planet 2020 initiative.
The American Forest & Paper Association (AF&PA) announced 2017 advocacy priorities that include smarter regulations to unleash economic growth, comprehensive tax reform, efficient transportation and trade policies that advance U.S. competitiveness.
The plastic bag ban outlined by Boston City Councilor Matt O’Malley contains a fee on paper bags that will cost several millions of dollars to Boston consumers, further strapping working families already struggling to get by in one of America’s most expensive cities.
The Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries (ISRI) has postponed the deletion of paper specifications News Grades #6, #7, and #8, and Mix Grades #1, #2, and #3 from December 31, 2016 to June 30, 2017.
Shred Nations and All American Records Management, in partnership with The Action Center, hosted an end of the year shredding day and food drive for the city of Lakewood, Colorado.