Term: sustainable forest management
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7 Sustainability Myths Debunked

1/11/2018

Paper and paperboard packaging are incredibly sustainable products, but sometimes misconceptions can make consumers question our industry’s environmentally-friendly nature. Here are seven common sustainability myths—and what you can say to empower people to use paper.

paperboard packaging
sustainability
sustainable forest management
ticcit

TICCIT: A PPC Member’s Perspective

4/3/2017

It’s time again for TICCIT, PPC’s signature Earth Day outreach program. Short for Trees Into Cartons, Cartons Into Trees, participating organizations educate local school children about sustainability and the environmental benefits of trees. We recently talked TICCIT with Rhonda Shelton and Amy Payne from PPC member Southern Champion Tray (SCT). They’ve coordinated and presented TICCIT on behalf of SCT for years. Here’s their perspective.

 

 

paper recycling
recycling
sustainability
sustainable forest management
ticcit

Choose Paperboard, Save Forestland: PPC's TICCIT Program

3/17/2015

Most consumers don’t know that they can maximize the environmental benefits of trees—and even curb deforestation—by using paper and paper-based packaging. PPC's TICCIT program can help educate the next generation about this important truth.
paperboard
sustainability
sustainable forest management
ticcit

Sustainable Forest Management Practices an Integral Part of the Paperboard Industry

10/3/2014

Our industry’s dedication to sustainability is not surprising, as the lifeblood of our industry—paperboard—is renewable and recyclable by its very nature. However, the sustainability of our product goes beyond its natural features: the trees used to make paperboard packaging are harvested from forests and tree farms maintained via sustainable forest management practices that ensure that, as a society, we will continue to have healthy and abundant forests for decades to come.

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renewability
responsible sourcing
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