Environment

How a Box of Kleenex Ravages the Environment

| by Greenpeace

Kimberly-Clark, largest tissue producer in the world, fills every box of Kleenex with tissues made from ancient forests.

Without
a paper policy to protect the forests, Kimberly-Clark is destroying
critical habitat of songbirds, caribou, and wolverines, in addition to
destroying lands First Nations communities depend upon for their
livelihood. All of this destruction for tissue products we use once and
then throw away. Kimberly-Clark brands, including Kleenex, Scott, Viva,
and Cottonelle, contain little or no recycled contentevery tissue is
made from a little piece of ancient forest.

Learn more at

http://www.greenpeace.org/tissueguide