2021 has been a big year for us all, and we've seen great things happening at our company and in our communities around the world. We're excited to highlight our favorite moments from the past year all month long.
MEMPHIS, Tenn., December 17, 2021 /3BL Media/ - International Paper (NYSE:IP) today announced it will build a state-of-the-art corrugated packaging plant in Atglen, Pennsylvania . The facility will employ approximately 150 team members.
“We are excited to expand our footprint and continue serving our customers with the highest level of safety, quality, operational excellence and customer service,” said Greg Wanta, senior vice president, North American Container.
The company signs on as a signature partner for Coaching for Literacy, pledges funds for literacy programs across the country.
MEMPHIS, Tenn., December 7, 2021 /3BL Media/ – Amid unparalleled educational challenges brought on by COVID-19, Memphis-based International Paper has renewed its commitment to fighting childhood illiteracy, joining Coaching for Literacy as its signature partner for the fifth straight year.
MEMPHIS, Tenn., December 9, 2021 /3BL Media/ - International Paper (NYSE: IP) announced our 35% Greenhouse Gas reduction target has been approved by Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi) as consistent with levels required to meet the goals of the Paris Agreement. The targets covering greenhouse gas emissions from International Paper's operations (scopes 1 and 2) are consistent with reductions required to keep warming to well-below 2°C.
MEMPHIS, Tenn. – Food banks around the U.S. are combatting food insecurity, which has dramatically increased since the beginning of the pandemic. International Paper, a leading producer of packaging and pulp products headquartered in Memphis, Tennessee, is proud to build on their #HelpFillTheBoxes campaign with a significant donation to Feeding America® to help combat this critical need in the communities where their employees live and work.
MEMPHIS, Tenn., November 8, 2021 /3BL Media/ - International Paper is headed to Glasgow for the United Nation’s climate change conference, COP26. You can join us at two events either in person or virtually.
International Paper’s Matt Inbusch, senior manager, Sustainable Operations, is sharing how companies are stepping up action on climate change at COP26 Nature Day, Saturday, Nov. 6.
MEMPHIS, Tenn., November 5, 2021 /3BL Media/ - International Paper is headed to Glasgow for Climate Action’s Sustainable Innovation Forum 2021. The hybrid event, which is taking place Nov. 8-10, is uniting heads of state and unilaterals, environment ministers, business leaders, investors and NGOs alongside the UN Climate Change negotiations at COP26 in Glasgow.
MEMPHIS, Tenn., November 1, 2021 /3BL Media/ – November is LIFE (Life-changing Injury and Fatality Elimination) Month at International Paper, a time where the company celebrates its commitment to an injury-free workplace. The company has celebrated LIFE Month annually since 2010. LIFE Month is a chance to renew the company’s focus on ensuring everyone, from employees to contractors and visitors, arrives home safely every day.
Take a walk in the woods with International Paper’s certified wildlife biologist, one of our fiber specialists and our chief sustainability officer to learn what defines a sustainably managed forest and how International Paper plays a role in helping private landowners enhance the environmental values of the forests from which we source our fiber.