Environment

Beautifying Cohoes on Global Youth Service Day

Cohoes High School students spent time today cleaning up their city, and planting trees donated by Mohawk Fine Paper, during the annual Global Youth Service Day (Friday, May 6). Students and faculty participated in the annual event to beautify public areas of the city and were assigned to collected debris and plant... Keep Reading »

The 2015 Lawton Design Scholarship Contest

Lawton Printing Services, a Spokane, Washington-based printing service, is dedicated to promoting environmentally friendly printing practices. As part of this mission, they invite local graphic design students to participate in an annual design scholarship contest, designed to educate students about environmentally responsible printing and papers. The Lawton annual Design Scholarship Contest challenges students... Keep Reading »

QUESTAR STEM Students work with Mohawk on environmental research projects

For the second year in a row, Mohawk was pleased to host a group of high school seniors from the Questar III STEM New Visions program at the Cohoes Mill. The New Visions Program is geared towards students who plan to pursue advanced studies in science, technology, engineering or math (STEM) after completing high... Keep Reading »

Mohawk Options Selected for Green Climate Fund Identity Booklet

“The Green Climate Fund booklet printed beautifully on Mohawk Options 100% post consumer waste fiber paper” according to the booklet’s designer, Margot Perman, Principal, RDA in New York, NY. “The identity launch at NY Climate Week was a great success. The brochure was distributed to special guests and dignitaries at high-level meetings during the United... Keep Reading »

Mohawk receives Congressional Recognition for Environmental Commitment

On Monday, October 13, Rep. Paul Tonko presented Mohawk Chairman and CEO, Thomas D. O’Connor, Jr., with Congressional Recognition for Mohawk’s longstanding environmental commitment and 20 year partnership with Green Seal. Green Seal Certification is a process that ensures that a product meets rigorous performance, health and environmental criteria.  The Green Seal Organization recently celebrated its... Keep Reading »

Student Design Challenge

  Lawton Printing Services is a Spokane, Washington-based printing service provider and strategic marketing firm that provides commercial offset, personalized digital printing and marketing solutions for their clients. As the only commercial printer in the Inland Northwest with FSC (Forest Stewardship Council) certification by Rainforest Alliance, Lawton promotes environmentally friendly printing techniques and they embody environmental practices. In recognition... Keep Reading »

Pocket Notebooks from Good Nature Publishing in Seattle

Good Nature Publishing Company is a boutique design and publishing firm based in Seattle, near the Salish Sea. The company creates beautiful and educational illustrated natural history posters, featuring native plants and animals. Their work has been called “horticultural fine art” by Sunset Magazine and praised by many. Good Nature Publishing prints all of their... Keep Reading »