Company Overview Visit bc.com website
Boise Cascade Company is a company that builds and sells pulp and paper products like: office paper, facial tissue, packaging boxes, wood building materials. The company also recycles all of those items as well as many other items such Gainesville Recycling does.
The reason Boise Cascade Company started was to help create jobs for people. The first president of the company wanted America to become more self reliant on creating its own goods instead of importing them from other countries. This idea helped it grow into an international corporation which still uses the same ideals instilled by its first president. As a result, today Boise Cascade has multiple locations in Canada and Mexico with a few mills in the Southern US. It is now one of the top 100 corporations based in America.
Boise Cascade Company is well known in the industry for its leadership in sustainable development. It has made it a goal to reduce energy consumption, greenhouse gas emissions, and water intake while increasing recycling efforts by 52% since 2000. They are also working towards their 2020 goal of reducing solid waste sent to landfill by 50%. Boise Cascade Company wants people to know that they are committed to making products with recycled content and not harming the environment at the same time.