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7 Sustainability Myths Debunked

1/11/2018

Paper and paperboard packaging are incredibly sustainable products, but sometimes misconceptions can make consumers question our industry’s environmentally-friendly nature. Here are seven common sustainability myths—and what you can say to empower people to use paper.

paperboard packaging
sustainability
sustainable forest management
ticcit

15,000 New Trees, Thanks to TICCIT!

5/8/2017

TICCIT 2017 was a great success. This year, participating members and organizations distributed 15,785 tree saplings to students throughout the country. That's 15,785 more life-giving trees in the world, and 15,785 students who now know more about the sustainability and recyclability of paper!

 

education
recycling
sustainability
ticcit

TICCIT: A PPC Member’s Perspective

4/3/2017

It’s time again for TICCIT, PPC’s signature Earth Day outreach program. Short for Trees Into Cartons, Cartons Into Trees, participating organizations educate local school children about sustainability and the environmental benefits of trees. We recently talked TICCIT with Rhonda Shelton and Amy Payne from PPC member Southern Champion Tray (SCT). They’ve coordinated and presented TICCIT on behalf of SCT for years. Here’s their perspective.

 

 

paper recycling
recycling
sustainability
sustainable forest management
ticcit

How to Craft Your Sustainability Story

2/6/2017

The paper and packaging industry has an incredible story of sustainability to tell. Manufacturers are creating products that are inherently renewable and recyclable, which means they provide value today while securing the future for generations to come.

Is your organization sharing the industry’s positive story to help achieve its objectives? If not, think of all the opportunities to do so: on sales calls, social media, your website, through press releases sent to the media—just to name a few. Our industry’s sustainability successes can help you get and keep new business, as well as boost your reputation among key stakeholders.

marketing
paper recycling
paperboard packaging
social media
sustainability
ticcit

Ten Reasons to Try TICCIT

2/29/2016

Spring has just about sprung, and that means one thing here at PPC: time for TICCIT! Short for “Trees Into Cartons, Cartons Into Trees,” TICCIT is our annual community outreach initiative in honor of Earth Day, and it gives you all the resources you need to teach kids about trees, paper, and the environment. Here are just ten reasons why you should get involved.

education
green
sustainability
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