Domtar ranks high on list of best corporate citizens in Canada
Thursday, June 12, 2003
MONTREAL, June 11 - Domtar Inc. announced today that it has been named one of Canada's 50 best corporate citizens, according to a study published in the current issue of Corporate Knights magazine. Ranking 7th overall, Domtar placed the highest of paper and forest products manufacturers on the list. Relying on research conducted over the last 12 months by EthicScan, Sustainable Investment Group (SIG) and Innovest, the study evaluated the largest companies on the TSX using various criteria, including community relations, diversity in the workplace, product safety and business practices. Corporate Knights, launched in 2002, is a quarterly business magazine devoted to highlighting corporate social responsibility in Canada. Distributed free with the Globe and Mail, Corporate Knights has over 150,000 readers.