Awards and Recognition

Resolute Forest Products has received regional, North American and global recognition for its leadership in corporate social responsibility and sustainable development, as well as for its business practices. Here are the awards we won over the past year alone.


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BIG Awards for Business
Green Company of the Year
On December 7, 2021, Resolute was recognized by the Business Intelligence Group’s BIG Awards for Business as a Green Company of the Year. The judging panel, selected from the global business community, was impressed by Resolute’s bold actions to reduce the company’s greenhouse gas emissions and combat climate change, as well as its commitment to green energy and low-carbon forest products. The BIG Awards for Business annually reward companies, products and people that are leading in their respective industries.
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Best in Biz Awards (North America)
Resolute wins silver and bronze
On December 1, 2021, Best in Biz Awards named Resolute a silver winner in the Company of the Year (Large) category and a bronze winner in the Most Innovative CSR Program of the Year category. The company was recognized for its commitment to protecting the health and safety of our employees, supporting our operating communities and continuing to advance our sustainability performance throughout the COVID-19 pandemic. Over 700 public and private companies from all sectors of the North American economy competed in the 11th year of this annual business program, judged by independent panels of prominent writers and editors from top-tier publications.
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LACP Spotlight Awards
Resolute honored for excellence in sustainability reporting
On November 22, 2021, Resolute won three awards at the League of American Communications Professionals (LACP) 2021 Spotlight Awards, a global competition honoring the best in annual, sustainability, ESG and CSR reporting. Resolute’s 2020 sustainability reporting received platinum and gold awards for excellence in reporting, in addition to ranking 25th in the Top 100. The competition drew one of the largest numbers of submissions ever, with more than 500 entries representing nearly a dozen countries.
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The Cleanie Awards
Best Corporate Sustainability Program (Bronze)
On November 16, 2021, Resolute won bronze in the Best Corporate Sustainability Program category at the 2021 The Cleanie Awards®. The annual awards competition celebrates innovation excellence and business leadership in the clean energy economy. The judges, representing the cleantech and renewable energy sectors, recognized Resolute’s success in improving our carbon footprint through the extensive use of hydroelectricity and carbon-neutral biomass, while reducing our consumption of fossil fuels.
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Galaxy Awards
Excellence in online communications
On October 8, 2021, Resolute received two silver awards at MerComm’s 2021 Galaxy Awards, an international competition that celebrates excellence in marketing communications. Resolute was recognized in the Brochures: Company Profiles category for its Resolute At a Glance leaflet, and in the Annual Reports – Online: Sustainability Report category for its web-based annual reporting in accordance with the GRI Standards.