At J.D. Irving, Limited, we have been committed to the environment and the lands we own and manage since our foundation in 1882. Our focus on long-term planning ensures we're growing more wood than we harvest.
All lands J.D. Irving, Limited owns and manages in Canada and the United States are certified by accredited sustainability certification organizations. In addition, all lands are managed to the same high standards by our 100+ forestry professionals.
We manage the full chain of custody for our paper products, from seed to shelf, ensuring our products meet high standards for sustainability and quality.
J.D. Irving, Limited has planted more than 1 billion trees, and ensures that harvested trees are fully used in the manufacture of lumber, pulp, or paper and tissue.
Our responsible forestry management practices are fully described. Find out more at Irving Woodlands.Learn More
Responsible Forest Management
1 Billion Trees Planted
since 1957 – a Canadian record
Less than 2%
of our land base is harvested every year
We Grow More Wood
than we harvest every year
Doubling our Wood Supply from 2010-2060
by growing more than we harvest to 2060 and replenish the natural forest
Unique Areas Program
We are committed to preserving our natural forests through this award-winning conservation program
100% Reclaimed Fibre
100% of the wood fibre used to manufacture our tissue products is reclaimed from the activities required to produce lumber