For the seventh year, Domtar Corporation co-sponsored the Rainforest Alliance’s annual dinner and award ceremony.
This event celebrated the sustainability organization’s 25th anniversary and commemorated some of the Rainforest Alliance’s biggest triumphs since pioneering the concept of responsible forestry certification. Among its achievements, the group cites:
- Conserving more than 170 million acres of forest and farmlands in over 100 countries;
- Improving the lives of more than 9.5 million people worldwide, including farmers, forest managers, workers and their families;
- Engaging with more than 490,000 agriculture, forestry and tourism operations; and
- Introducing countless consumers to Rainforest Alliance Certified products.
Proceeds from the gala will benefit the Rainforest Alliance’s comprehensive sustainability initiatives.