Boise Paper makes Paper with Purpose®

Boise Paper works tirelessly to engineer and deliver high quality products you can trust. When it comes to sustainability, we understand our responsibility to the environment, the economy, and society is to give back in the most relevant and meaningful ways we can. From a commitment to U.S. manufacturing and responsible wood fiber sourcing to supporting local schools and urban park transformations, we do more than make paper. We make a difference for your business, your community and the future.

Our sustainability commitment:

ENVIRONMENTAL – Uplifting natural spaces and places to ensure they endure.

  • Our mills hold environmental certifications that reflect our fundamental commitment to supporting sustainable forestry.
  • Paper making is an energy-intensive endeavor; however, at Boise Paper, the majority of the energy used in our paper mills is self-generated using renewable, carbon-neutral biomass.
  • Boise Paper offers a full line of recycled papers, with 30% to 100% post-consumer recycled content in multi-use and premium options. Our ASPEN® 30, 50 and 100 multi-use copy papers are Green Seal certified, reflecting our commitment to limiting environmental impact.

ECONOMIC – Supporting local economies and preserving our future.

  • For decades, Boise Paper has made exceptional paper with pride in our United States based mills which employ over 1,500 men and women.
  • Packaging Corporation of America’s philosophy is that accidents are preventable and an injury-free environment is achievable. We are committed to providing and maintaining a safe and healthy work environment.

SOCIAL – Community is at the heart of every good endeavor.

  • American Red Cross -Through our unique paper partnership, Boise Paper helps offset administrative costs so the Red Cross can redirect funds to their critical humanitarian efforts.
  • Boise Paper’s Project UP initiative brings local businesses, families, and individuals together, proudly transforming abandoned urban spaces into community parks for all to enjoy.
  • Box Tops for Education – Since 2011, Boise Paper has supported the Box Tops for Education™ program to help local schools get the supplies they need.

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