Cascades Receives Silver Award for Environmental Efforts
March 19, 2008—Cascades has been recognized for a third time by the Environmental Printing Awards (EPA), receiving a silver for the Most Environmentally Progressive Vendor in Canada.
Cascades Fine Papers Group was given the award for its holistic strategy to lessen its harmful impact on the environment, specifically for the high recycled content of its products and productions processes.
According to Normand Lecours, Vice-President, Sales and Marketing, “The position of Cascades as a leader in environmental products and processes is due to more than just words. It is the day to day activities that led us to our actual recognition and to this award.”
For the third year, the Environmental Printing Awards are a beacon in showing that the industry genuinely cares about its impact on the environment. It incites and rewards companies that increased their level of excellence by creating more effective processes and by maintaining ongoing projects that demonstrate concrete and significant environmental progress.
Cascades Fine Papers Group Inc. is a Canadian leader in environmental and security fine papers manufacturing. As an environmentally friendly company, the Group produces fine papers that contain 30-percent and 100-percent post-consumer fiber and works on an ongoing basis to reduce its ecological footprint on the planet.