Santa Catarina, August 31, 2015 – Klabin, Brazil’s largest packaging paper producer and exporter, delivered equipment for electronics and mechanical course laboratories to the Center for Professional Industrial Education (CEDUP) in Lages on Friday, August 28.
“I have worked at CEDUP since the ‘60s and this donation is a watershed for the school. It is a complete overhaul of laboratories, which can now offer greater possibilities to our 450 students and professors,” said the general director of the Industrial CEDUP in Lages, Moacir Francisco Pessoa.
The donation of equipment is part of Klabin’s social investments in the cities where it operates.
Klabin, Brazil’s largest paper producer and exporter, is the leading manufacturer of paper and board for packaging, corrugated board packaging, industrial sacks and timber in logs.Founded in 1899, it has 14 industrial units in Brazil and one in Argentina.Klabin is organized into three business units:Forestry, Paper (paperboard, kraft paper and recycled) and Conversion (corrugated board and industrial sacks).
Klabin’s management is entirely oriented towards sustainable development, and pursues integrated and responsible growth that combines profitability, social development and a commitment to the environment.Klabin has been a component of the Corporate Sustainability Index (ISE) of the São Paulo Stock Exchange (BM&FBovespa) since 2014.It is also a signatory to the United Nations Global Compact and the Brazilian Pact to Eradicate Slave Labor, and seeks suppliers and business partners that follow the same values of ethics, transparency and respect to the principles of sustainability.
Learn more at www.klabin.com.br