Domtar Quarterly Report: Q4 and FY 2020 Financial Results

…to the third quarter of 2020, manufactured paper shipments were down 1% and pulp shipments increased 14%. The shipment-to-production ratio for paper was 98% in the fourth quarter of 2020,…

Domtar is committed to water conservation and responsible water management at our mills. Image: Plymouth Mill exterior on river, nighttime.

Water Conservation at Domtar: Our Process From River to Mill

Pulp and paper manufacturing is a water-intensive process. All of our mills are located in watersheds with sufficient supplies, but responsible water management and water conservation will always be a…

lessons learned during engineering internships at Domtar

Engineers Share Four Surprising Lessons Learned from Internships

…below to learn more about each of the featured interns. 1) Interns don’t need a background in paper science to intern at Domtar. I hadn’t taken any paper or pulp…

black-owned media pioneers

Black-Owned Media Pioneers Gave Voice to African Americans

Black voices and labor have helped shape every industry throughout history, including paper and print. Today, we commemorate the anniversary of America’s first Black newspaper, Freedom’s Journal. This and other…

Know Your Social Security Proposal to bring back paper statements

“Know Your Social Security” Proposal Would Bring Back Annual Statements

…Senate. It would bring back mailed paper statements to working adults age 25 and older. Mailings of the annual statements were curtailed after 2010, leaving many working Americans in the…

National STEM Day celebrates science, technology, engineering and math careers

We Celebrate National STEM Day and Support Students’ Futures

…our commitment to STEM students is an endowed scholarship at the Paper Science & Engineering Foundation at Ohio’s Miami University. Colin McEwen received the annual award for 2021. “The Domtar…

packaging trends and urbanization

Five Ways Urbanization Has Influenced Packaging Trends

…small-scale urban housing can save space and reduce waste once they take the product home. Paper-based packaging – Boxes made from paper reduce plastic waste and are easily recycled, composted…

kingsport milestones

Kingsport Team Marks Milestones as Packaging Conversion Project Progresses

…a barbeque lunch — Barfield’s favorite. Mill Receives First Bales of Recovered Paper In April, the team received its first bales, made up of retail boxes and other mixed paper

Employee advocacy in action by Domtar employees in Washington, D.C.

Domtar Mill Employees Attend Annual PPRC Employee Advocacy Event

…as an environmental success story — The organization believes highly recycled paper products should not be included in federal extended producer responsibility legislation. The U.S. paper recycling rate was 68…

MFG Day celebrates modern manufacturing.

Modern Manufacturing: Annual MFG Day Helps Inspire Next Generation

…schools to assist students seeking a dual degree (chemical/pulp paper), and we have partnerships with other institutions’ pulp and paper programs, including North Carolina State University, Miami University (Ohio), Western…