Posts Tagged ‘ Columbia Forest Products ’

Columbia Forest Products Receives Hardwood Forestry Fund Gifford Pinchot Award

Oct 4th, 2010

The Hardwood Forestry Fund has awarded Columbia Forest Products its 2010 Gifford Pinchot Award, which recognizes significant corporate achievements in promoting sustainable forestry. “Columbia’s corporate efforts made their nomination shine,” says Hardwood Forestry Fund chair Rick Philipps. “Extensive education and training for employees, private landowners and students; active and leadership roles in forest products certification; […]

OSHA Cites Columbia Forest Products with 15 Safety Violations Following Death

Sep 28th, 2010

The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration has cited Columbia Forest Products Inc. for 15 alleged willful and serious violations of workplace safety standards following the March 22 death of a worker at the company’s mill in Presque Isle, Maine. The worker died after he became caught in moving parts of a […]