Independent, privately owned by a family based in Nova Scotia and proudly rooted on Canada’s East Coast, Maritime Paper Products Ltd has access to international markets – creating in turn business opportunities with reaches far beyond Maritime Paper.
Our product, over 90 years in the making, continues to impress.
The values and practices that bring us success remain the foundation of our customer commitment.
Since 1931, Maritime Paper has achieved a number of eco-initiatives, including the following:
Air system improvements which reduce level of energy needed
Dual fuel capabilities that maximize efficiency and minimize carbon emissions
High-pressure condensate boiler recovery system
Innovative, environmentally sensitive coatings and inks
Ongoing audits and upgrades to lighting systems
Reduced plant water consumption by over 20% through new starch system technology
Unique Causes Our Company Supports
Maritime Paper is part of a team Food Bank Initiative within the Scotia Investments Group of Companies. There are 5 companies involved in this initiative. The focus of the group is to work with employees to make each community we live in a better place and to provide food to those in need.
Maritime paper is the sole provider of the FEED NS Boxes.
The company also makes various box donation to local charities. We donate over 20,000 in kind boxes a year to various food banks,
church organizations and the Salvation Army.
We often donate boxes to Schools and Art Design programs for Art projects.
Maritime Paper also donates to United Way through weekly payroll deductions
The proceeds from our employee weekly Jeans Day and our annual office coffee goes directly to the IWK Hospital.
Maritime Paper participated in Stuff a Bus! 610 lbs of food was donated by the employees in 2018.
Atlantic Cancer Research Institute
Children’s Wish Foundation
IWK Children’s Hospital
Juvenile Diabetes Research