How much does better air quality cost?

Study shows that an investment of BRL 13 per person in planting trees is enough to improve health in urban areas Air pollution and higher global temperatures are part of the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) instituted by the United Nations (UN). With an eye towards reducing environmental impacts over the coming decades, various institutions, Read more about How much does better air quality cost?[…]

An emotional graduation for Formare School Project 2016 students

Bidding farewell with a longing for more, students ended the ten-month cycle by receiving their diplomas and with greater maturity to face the challenges ahead December was a month filled with emotion and expectation for students in the IP Formare School Project, coordinated by Instituto International Paper (IIP). After 9 months with lots of learning Read more about An emotional graduation for Formare School Project 2016 students[…]

More sustainable trash collection in the São Paulo heartland

Electric truck makes trash collection even “cleaner” Trash collection in the cities of Paulínia, Indaiatuba, Tietê, Salto and Valinhos is gaining a strong ally for good air quality in urban areas: a 100% electric truck, which hit the streets in the second half of 2016. It has an autonomous range of over 200 kilometers or Read more about More sustainable trash collection in the São Paulo heartland[…]

Mogi Guaçu Formare students organize food drive

Families served by institutions that are part of the Federation of Charity Organizations of Mogi Guaçu (FEAG) will have fuller tables this Christmas. That is because the International Paper Formare School Project students have been working since October on organizing a food drive to make the end of the year more delicious for many people. Read more about Mogi Guaçu Formare students organize food drive[…]

Formare Chat: joining experience and youth in mutual learning

Kicking off a light-hearted and relaxed conversation about career and professional goals: this is the main goal of the Formare Chat, which has strengthened relations between 39 young people from the IP Formare School Project and International Paper (IP) executives at the Mogi Guaçu and Luiz Antônio units over the nearly 70 editions of the Read more about Formare Chat: joining experience and youth in mutual learning[…]