Company Description (as filed with the SEC)
MeadWestvaco Corporation (“MeadWestvaco”, “MWV”, or the “company”), a Delaware corporation formed in 2001 following the merger of Westvaco Corporation and The Mead Corporation, is a global packaging company that provides packaging solutions to many of the world’s brands in the healthcare, personal care and beauty, food, beverage, media and entertainment, home and garden, tobacco, and commercial print industries. MWV’s other business operations serve the consumer and office products, specialty chemicals, forestry and real estate markets. MWV’s business segments are (i) Packaging Resources, (ii) Consumer Solutions, (iii) Consumer & Office Products, (iv) Specialty Chemicals, and (v) Community Development and Land Management. Packaging Resources The Packaging Resources segment produces bleached paperboard (“SBS”), Coated Natural Kraft® paperboard (“CNK ®”) and linerboard. This segment’s paperboard products are manufactured at three mills located in the U.S. ... More ...