Awards and Recognition

Tissue World Mill Award
Hialeah named ‘most energy-aware mill’
In March 2016, Resolute’s Hialeah (Florida) tissue operation was named ‘most energy-aware mill’ by Tissue World, which celebrates tissue production and mill innovation across North America. The annual award is given to mills whose energy reduction efforts and overall sustainability initiatives stand out.
Best in Biz Awards – North American Program
Most Socially or Environmentally Responsible Company of the Year
A second Best in Biz award for Resolute in 2015
On December 2, 2015, Resolute was awarded silver in the Best in Biz most socially or environmentally responsible company of the year category. This award recognizes the company’s world-class safety performance, the certification of nearly all facility environmental management systems to ISO 14001, transparent sustainability reporting, innovative partnerships with Aboriginal peoples, community outreach, and reduction of environmental incidents. Best in Biz Awards are the only global business awards judged solely by members of the press and industry analysts.
Stevie Awards for Women in Business
Female Executive of the Year
Resolute’s Pascale Lagacé wins silver Stevie®
Pascale Lagacé, vice president, Environment and Climate Change, was honored with a silver Stevie award for Female Executive of the Year – Business Products (more than 2,500 employees) on November 13, 2015. The award recognizes her achievements in promoting sustainability, which include a significant drop in Resolute’s greenhouse gas emissions and environmental incidents, as well as the ISO 14001 certification of the environmental management systems in nearly all our facilities. The Stevie Awards for Women in Business are among the world’s top honors for female entrepreneurs, executives and employees, and the organizations they run.
Stevie Awards for Women in Business
Website or Blog of the Year
Resolute bloggers bring home the bronze
On November 13, 2015, Resolute’s Corporate Communications team received a bronze Stevie® award in the website or blog of the year category. The Resolute Blog, launched in July 2014, covers a wide range of topics, with special emphasis on sustainability and news on the forest products industry.
AF&PA Sustainability Awards
Safety Leadership
At the American Forest & Paper Association (AF&PA) annual meeting on November 13, 2015, Resolute was honored with the AF&PA Leadership in Sustainability Award in the safety category for our Working Towards Zero Incidents project. The AF&PA’s Sustainability Awards recognize exemplary sustainability programs and initiatives in the paper and wood products manufacturing industry. Resolute was one of only seven companies to receive an AF&PA award in 2015 under the association’s Better Practices, Better Planet 2020 initiative.