UPM Blandin is a sponsor of Treezy Does It, an online source for Minnesota K-12 teachers to go to for free, informative and interactive lessons about our forests, forest products and other topics of interest.
Lilli Vuorela started as the first social welfare inspector for United Paper Mills and AB Walkiakoski in 1929, and she can be accredited for many developments in social responsibility in the history of our company.
UPM is working together with crop nutrition company Yara to research possibilities for agricultural reuse of nutrients retrieved from the sludge originating from the pulp and paper mills’ production processes.
The European union is preparing new energy and land use legislation to fulfil its commitments to the Paris climate agreement. The legislative proposals touch very much upon the interests of the forest industry.