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Advancing DE&I in the Paper and Wood Products Industry

Our industry’s strength stems from the diversity of our people. Along with our Better Practices, Better Planet 2030 sustainability goals, AF&PA released a statement of principles on diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI).

2020 Sustainability Goal Achievements

In 2011, AF&PA was one of the first manufacturing industries to set quantifiable sustainability goals. AF&PA members met or exceeded many of those goals.

Member Spotlight: International Paper

IP is partnering with local schools to teach 1st through 3rd grade students what it means to be a good steward of the water through their "Water is Wonderful" curriculum.

Sustainability Awards

AF&PA's annual awards recognize outstanding sustainability programs and initiatives in the paper and wood products industry. The awards are given based on the merit of entries across many categories.