Omya Inc. Joins Two Sides

10/29/2015

Omya Inc. has joined Two Sides North America, the non-profit organization that promotes and encourages the responsible production, use, and sustainability of print and paper.

"Omya is committed to working with the global forest products industry to show the world that paper is a sustainable, renewable, recyclable product essential to people's lives and work every day.  We look forward to working with Two Sides to help deliver that very important message," says Steve Stueck, Director of Marketing, Forest Products Industry, Americas, Omya Inc.

“Two Sides welcomes Omya to our team and we welcome Steve Stueck to our Board of Directors.  As a global leading supplier to the pulp and paper industry, Omya is a great addition to our growing network of members.  This new partnership increases the diversity of Two Sides members and we now have representation from several sectors of the graphic communications industry.  We look forward to working with Steve and Omya to help spread the positive environmental story about print and paper,” says Two Sides North America President Phil Riebel.

About Omya Inc.

Omya is a leading global producer of industrial minerals – mainly fillers and pigments derived from calcium carbonate and dolomite – and a worldwide distributor of specialty chemicals. The company's major markets are forest products (fiber-based products such as paper, board and tissue), polymers, building materials (paints, coatings, sealants, adhesives and construction materials) as well as life sciences (food, feed, pharmaceuticals, cosmetics, environmental products and agriculture). Founded in 1884 in Switzerland, Omya has a global presence extending to more than 180 locations in over 50 countries with 8,000 employees. For more information visit www.omya.com.

About Two Sides

Two Sides is an independent, nonprofit organization created to promote the responsible production, use and sustainability of print and paper.  Two Sides is active globally in North America, Europe, Australia, South Africa, Brazil and Colombia. Our members span the entire print and paper value chain, including forestry, pulp, paper, inks and chemicals, pre-press, press, finishing, publishing, printing, envelopes and postal operators.  For more information about Two Sides North America, please contact us at 1-855-896-7433 or info@twosidesna.org. Visit the Two Sides website at www.twosidesna.org and follow Two Sides on Facebook, LinkedIn, and Twitter.  


Source: Two Sides Press Release, October 29, 2015