Take the Packaging Pledge!

Take the Dogwood Alliance Packaging Pledge Nationwide Response Illuminates the Packaging Problem People from across the country agree that the paper packaging industry needs reform. It’s just not right and we can do better than generating 300 pounds of packaging waste per person each year.We generate so much waste that 32% of the entire domestic […]

Improved Stewardship of Southern Forests Celebrated on First Anniversary of Historic Agreement

Today marked the first anniversary of a landmark agreement between Bowater, Inc, one of the Southern United States’ largest paper producers, and environmental groups Dogwood Alliance and the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC). The agreement set forth a plan to preserve and protect the unique forested landscapes of the Cumberland Plateau and the Southern U.S. The accord marked the first commitment by a large paper producer to dramatically alter its forest management practices, including ending conversion of native forests to sterile pine plantations.

First Anniversary of Landmark Agreement with Bowater

  Dogwood Alliance Celebrates First Anniversary of Landmark Agreement with Bowater to Protect Southern Forests Historic Accord Begins Trasformation of the Paper Industry June 29, 2006 marked the first anniversary of a landmark agreement between Bowater, Inc, one of the Southern United States’ largest paper producers, and environmental groups Dogwood Alliance and the Natural Resources […]