Domtar Corporation Donates $10,000 to Canadian Red Cross for British Columbia Wildfire Relief
FORT MILL, S.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep 28, 2018--Domtar Corporation (NYSE: UFS) (TSX: UFS), today announced a donation of $10,000 to the Canadian Red Cross to help provide relief for British Columbia wildfires. The effects of hundreds of active wildfires across the province have left many people in need of assistance.
“We are incredibly thankful to Domtar for their generous gift in support of people impacted by the B.C. wildfires,” said Kimberley Nemrava, Canadian Red Cross, vice president, B.C. &Yukon. “Financial donations like this are providing much needed help for people returning to their communities.”
“Domtar is proud to support this effort to help communities recover from the devastation of these wildfires,” said Jean-Claude Allaire, Domtar Kamloops mill manager. “We hope that this contribution will play a part in helping affected families in British Columbia.”
Domtar makes a wide variety of everyday products from sustainable wood fiber, and is one of the world’s largest producers of a complete line of absorbent hygiene solutions and an innovator in absorbent technology. Domtar’s pulp mill in Kamloops, British Columbia employs nearly 345 people in the community.
Domtar is a leading provider of a wide variety of fiber-based products including communication, specialty and packaging papers, market pulp and absorbent hygiene products. With approximately 10,000 employees serving more than 50 countries around the world, Domtar is driven by a commitment to turn sustainable wood fiber into useful products that people rely on every day. Domtar’s annual sales are approximately $5.1 billion, and its common stock is traded on the New York and Toronto Stock Exchanges. Domtar’s principal executive office is in Fort Mill, South Carolina. To learn more, visit www.domtar.com.
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