Heron Paper Company is committed to protecting, maintaining and
improving the environment and to promote the health and safety of
employees, customers, and the communities in which we operate. We
will strive at all times to operate in full compliance not only
with the applicable environmental, health and safety laws and regulations,
but also with the company's Principles set out below.
keeping with these commitments, the Company has pledged
make environmental, health, and safety considerations priorities
in operating existing facilities, as well as in planning new operations.
continue the high use of recycled fiber in our products, saving
recognize, while developing new products, the environmental, health
and safety effects of product manufacture, distribution, use and
disposal of our paper.
procure wood responsibly and sustainably.
train employees in their environmental, health and safety responsibilities
and to promote awareness and accountability on these matters.
communicate with employees, customers, suppliers, the community
and public officials to build greater understanding on environmental,
health and safety matters.
participate constructively in the development of public policies
on environmental, health and safety matters.