Iggesund has been nominated for one of the PPI awards: Bio Strategy of the Year. The nomination is based on Iggesund’s efforts to reduce and eliminate the fossil emissions from the mills at both Iggesund and Workington. The award will go to the company that has shown significant and successful progress in the area of using wood, biomass or waste for the creation of bioenergy, biofuels and other non-core products that signify an entrance into the burgeoning "green economy".
The other finalists for the Bio Strategy of the Year Award are:
- Domsjö Fabriker
- Dravacel Ltd
- Fox River Fiber (De Pere Mill)
- Smurfit Kappa Kraftliner Piteå
The winner of the award will be announced during RISI’s Annual North American Forest Products Conference on 8 October in Boston, USA.
More information about the awards is available at