White River Forest Products LP (WRFP) is a private corporation that owns and operates the sawmill with a Sustainable Forest License located in Northwestern Ontario located in White River, Ontario is a community based company that is owned by private investors. Frank Dottori, Chairman and CEO of WRFP, was the founder and former CEO of Canadian forestry giant, Tembec.
We are a community based venture building its own future….Our corporate mission is to be a profitable, low cost forestry company, converting forest resources into competitive and innovative quality projects while protecting the environment and creating positive long term social, cultural and economic benefit for the region and it’s people, employees and shareholders.
The White River sawmill complex is centrally located within the White River Sustainable Forest License (SFL) area, and is known for its ability to produce high quality lumber products sourced from forests in the local and surrounding region. The company’s objective is to produce approximately 150 million board feet of FSC certified Random Length, stud and value added products.
We are committed to supporting the communities in which it operates. We believe that an essential component of our social and corporate responsibility is to provide charitable support to local organizations, demonstrating a commitment to community growth and betterment. We consider both monetary and in-kind donation requests from local organizations.
We are committed to responsible stewardship of the forests in which we operate. We recognize that environmental excellence, particularly sustainable forest management, is crucial to long-term success. Sustainable forest management means ensuring that the forests of today will be available for everyone to enjoy and benefit from in the future. It also means that customers can be confident our products come from sustainably managed and certified forests.