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3M to Announce New Policy for Forest Protection, Endangered Species and Forest Communities

March 3, 2015
By Business Wire News


WHAT: Media teleconference on 3M’s revised pulp and paper sourcing policy designed to ensure all the virgin wood fiber going into 3M’s paper-based products and packaging comes from sources that protect forests and respect human rights. Speakers will address specifics of the policy, implementation and the impact on forests, climate, and human rights. The policy is the result of a multi-year collaboration between 3M and ForestEthics.

WHO: Jean Sweeney, 3M Vice President of Environmental, Health, Safety and Sustainability Operations; Todd Paglia, Forest Ethics Executive Director

WHEN: Thursday, Mar. 5, 11:30 a.m. CST

WHERE: Dial-in Number: 1-888-224-1142
Conference ID# 1096223

Please dial in five to 10 minutes prior to the start time.

About 3M
3M is a science-based company with a culture of creative collaboration that inspires powerful technologies, making life better. With $32 billion in sales, 3M employs 90,000 people worldwide and has operations in more than 70 countries. For more information, visit or follow @3MNewsroom on Twitter.

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