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Our 2022 Focus

Sustainability

Sustainability

Sustainable practices are the foundation of the paper and wood products industry. Our 2030 goals build on our sustainability successes and advance the industry into the coming decade.

Recycling

Recycling

We support education on recycling best practices as one of the top ways to increase the quantity and improve the quality of paper in the recycling stream. Paper mills want used paper products back so they can turn them into new and innovative products.

Product Stewardship 

Product Stewardship 

We believe paper recycling is a model for other industries. Programs and policies should reward the early and voluntary action our industry has taken to improve paper recycling.

Marketplace Sustainability

Marketplace Sustainability

We promote unhindered market access so that essential paper and wood products can continue to be sustainably produced to best meet needs.

Energy & the Environment

Energy & the Environment

The paper and wood products industry is a significant contributor of renewable energy, as well as a proud steward of the environment and natural resources.

Business Impact

Business Impact

We make essential products for everyday life. To get people the products they need, we sell and ship products around the nation and world. 

Safety

Safety

We are committed to the safety of the industry’s essential workforce. We promote programs to prevent serious injuries and fatalities and work towards a goal of zero injuries.

COVID-19

COVID-19

The paper and wood products industry is working safely and efficiently to respond to spikes in global demand as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.