The Proof Is In The Forest

Dogwood Alliance’s Response to’s Recent Forest Stewardship Council Certification Announcement Recently (IP), the world’s largest paper producer and the biggest paper producer in the Southern US, was tagged a top ten corporate greenwasher by Wall Street 24/7 a company providing analysis and commentary for US and global equity investors. And indeed again and again over […]

Progress in the Forest

Today marks the fourth anniversary of our historic agreement with Bowater to increase protections for our Southern forests… June 25th marks a big day in the history of Dogwood Alliance.  It was four years ago today that Dogwood Alliance signed a historic agreement with Bowater (now AbitibiBowater) that dramatically changed the way the company does […]


Using Market Forces to Protect Our Coastal Forests

Andrew waxes poetic about our work to leverage change in the marketplace to protect Cole’s favorite place… A few weeks ago I was down in Wilmington, North Carolina, the heart of Dogwood Alliance’s Coastal Forest focal area to present at the Cape Fear Arch Conservation Collaboration’s quarterly meeting. The Arch part of that name refers […]

Sony Packaging Takes on a Green Sheen

Sony Pictures Home Entertainment Launches Green Packaging Initiative; Southern Forests Get Some Relief Starting today with the Blu-ray release of Paul Blart: Mall Cop, Sony Pictures Home Entertainment is launching a major initiative to green its Blu-ray and dvd packaging for all future titles. Combining a lot less plastic and more use of recycled paper, […]