Did you know adhesives, inks and detergents contain tall oil, a byproduct of the papermaking process? Learn about tall oil and its many uses, including new applications in the biofuels industry.
Consumer demand and anti-plastic legislation are driving demand for pulp, paper and plant-based alternatives. Take a look at how we’re responding to these global megatrends with sustainable alternatives.
Is plastic becoming extinct? Global legislation banning single-use plastics is forcing consumers and manufacturers to create options for their favorite disposables. Find out what’s hot and what’s not in bioalternatives.
When Catherine Summerell accepted an internship at Domtar, she didn’t know it would lead to a thriving biomaterials career. Find out how our internship program prepared her for long-term success in our BioMaterials group.
Is sustainability ROI real and measurable? At Domtar, we believe the answer is yes. See what CEO John D. Williams had to say about the economic benefits of sustainable forestry at a recent event.
Did you know cellulose from trees can keep your mirrors fog-free? Domtar and CelluForce are producing cellulose nanocrystals — the key ingredient in several new products. Learn more about this biomaterials innovation.
Our forests might be the answer to the world’s growing plastic crisis. We spoke with Mark DeAndrea, vice president and business unit leader for Domtar’s BioMaterials Innovation team, about the present and future of wood-based biomaterials.
Since 2013, our waste-reduction initiatives have decreased the amount of waste sent to landfills by our pulp and paper mills by 36 percent and we now reuse 74 percent of our manufacturing byproducts. Learn more.
Lignin development and the use of lignin as a biomaterial have gained momentum in the past few years. And now, we’re taking the next step by partnering with an industry-leading renewable composite company. Learn more.