FSC Comes to the South

Better Forestry to follow Better Forest Management and FSC Certification come to the US South Four Domtar Mills Gain FSC Chain of Custody Certification Last week’s announcement that Domtar, the largest producer of office papers in North America has achieved Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) Chain-of-Custody certification at four paper mills in the South is mark […]

Happy Earth Day!!!

What do you think about Fast Food Companies buying their paper packaging from Southern forests? Leave a comment below! It’s a shame that the 11 Fast Food Junkies are still at it-buying their paper packaging from Southern forests. I want to take a minute to talk about how important Southern forests are, and why we […]

Nearly 50% of all landfill waste is paper or wood

Paper Industry Attempting to Rip Off Tax Payers for Billions

Paper companies, led by , have found a loop hole in the 2005 Transportation bill that they plan to exploit for billions of dollars in free money at the taxpayers expense… Take action to stop this ridiculous waste of taxpayer money: http://dia.dogwoodalliance.org/campaign.jsp?campaign_KEY=27091 Here is some background on this critical issue: Background on Billion Dollar Black […]

Spring Brings Change to the Mountains

Update from Dogwood Alliance… Spring has come to the mountains, bringing with it the promise of growth, the renewal of life, and the reminder that time changes all things. In this spirit, the Dogwood Alliance is embracing the experience of our own change of seasons. We are pleased and excited to announce that Danna Smith, […]

Neville and Alina

The Times They Are a Changin’

Changes in the world and changes at Dogwood Alliance… The world is changing at an incredibly fast pace right now: change in Washington, a rapidly changing economy, and even change here at Dogwood Alliance. This week our amazingly talented Organizing Director, Eva Hernandez, started a new position with MoveOn tackling the issues of green jobs […]

Eva and Gabe at the SEE Expo, 2008