Domtar | WWF


Domtar has voluntarily and transparently disclosed their sustainability performance and targets on the following product categories:

Leadership in Transparency

EPCI 2013 Participant
Number of mills reported for this product category 13
Percentage of mills this represents of the overall number of company mills producing the product category 100%

  Responsible fibre sourcing* Clean manufacturing* Reporting & EMS Total
Points achieved/ total achievable points 57% 38% 68% 53.6%
* points achieved through current performance, policies and targets

Tonnes produced for categories reported on globally, annually:

Graphic Paper
4,535,900 tonnes
Context info from the company
Looking at any single data point would not reveal the overall optimization. For example, the amount of solid waste generated increased, principally as a result of improved removal of solids from effluent treatment systems, which helps improve and maintain water quality. Simultaneously Domtar has substantially reduced the amount of material sent to landfills. Nearly half of the solid material once regarded as “waste” is now being diverted from landfills and is being beneficially reused.  
WWF spotlight on significant progress since EPCI 2011 (authorized by the company)
Domtar (Graphic Paper) increased FSC virgin fibre use and decreased GHG emissions*.
* GHG emissions are direct site level emissions
(scope 1)

Domtar has enjoyed working with WWF since 2010 to create the expectation of transparency within the industry. As the only North American fine paper manufacturer to participate in the EPCI since its inception, we’re proud to join WWF in leading the effort towards greater environmental responsibility.

Paige Goff, VP of Sustainable Business and Brand Management, Domtar

Domtar produces the following pulp and paper product categories: pulp (including fluff), packaging and graphic paper.  

Ratings are based on information received from the companies. Even though WWF asks for some evidence to substantiate data given, WWF is not verifying this information and relies on accurate data being provided by transparent producers.

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