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Vancouver, B.C. — February 24, 2021, West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (“West Fraser” or the “Company”) (TSX and NYSE: WFG) announced today that it has entered into an automatic share purchase plan (“ASPP”) with a broker in order to facilitate repurchases of West Fraser’s common shares (the “Shares”) under its previously announced normal course issuer bid (“NCIB”).

The Ministry of the Environment says it will continue to look into an incident where Resolute Forest Products was discharging "higher than normal contaminant levels" through its effluent into the Kaministiquia River.

NEW YORK, Feb. 22, 2021 -- Mill Rock Capital, a growth and operations oriented private investment firm, announced today that its portfolio company Mill Rock Packaging Partners LLC ("Mill Rock Packaging") has acquired All Packaging Company ("All Packaging"), a leading specialty paper packaging company focused on various consumer end markets. 

Achieves Record High Revenue and Sales Volume ; Net Profit Surges 75.6 % ; Net Gearing Ratio Decreased to the Lowest Level Since Listing

Sandersdorf-Brehna, 10 February 2021. Progroup's PM3 paper factory is again setting new records. The hightech paper machine is currently still in the run-up phase. It is consistently producing outstanding production figures.

Resolute Forest Products Inc. chief financial officer Remi Lalonde recalls tense times for the company last spring, when the outlook seemed bleak for lumber demand.

The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) states that land-use related solutions, including forestry, can play a crucial role in climate change mitigation.

Russia exported 15 million m3 of logs in 2020, which accounted for almost 12% of globally traded roundwood.

Vancouver, BC (February 16, 2021) – The Forest Stewardship Council of Canada (FSC) has announced their full support of the BC First Nations Forest Strategy (the ‘Forest Strategy’).

The effects of the stay-at-home orders and lockdowns that were set in place at the beginning of 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic have created a number of changes in daily habits.

Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) is pleased to announce that a PhD candidate at Laval University and an assistant professor of Engineering at the University of British Columbia have been chosen as the Canadian finalists for the global Blue Sky Young Researchers and Innovation Award.

This platform provides a simplified, easy-to-use overview of the contents of all 60 FSC risk assessments for use when applying FSC-STD-40-005 Requirements for Sourcing FSC Controlled Wood.

The new product, Pigment coated gypsum board, produced using the new curtain coater system, which was built by Voith.


Voith supplied Republic Paperboard with a DF Coat curtain coater system, a stock preparation upgrade, new dryer cans, new reel and a new coater kitchen as part of a rebuild.

Toscotec successfully accomplished an extensive rebuild of Russian containerboard manufacturer JSC Yarpaper’s PM1 at their mill in Yaroslavl, near Moscow. PM1 has a wire width of 2,830 mm and produces 100% recycled-based fluting and test liner in the range from 90 to 175 gsm. 

Valmet and Metsä Fibre, which is part of Metsä Group, have finalized the agreement for the key technology delivery covering all main process islands and automation systems for Metsä Fibre's Kemi bioproduct mill in Finland.

Varel trust Pasaban for the supply of a new high production sheeter and upgrades its old duplex sheeting machine.

How SUEZ’s membrane bioreactor (MBR) technology gives a second life to prevent plant closure

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FORT MILL, S.C. – Feb. 24, 2021 – Domtar Corporation (NYSE: UFS) (TSX: UFS) today announced appointments to the company’s management committee.

Clever packaging concepts are not only made from Metsä Board's sustainable paperboard – the paperboard itself can utilise new types of intelligence too.

The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted every sector of the economy, and the pulp and paper sector has not been immune. To open the 107th edition of PaperWeek Canada, presented virtually for the first time, three experts offered their views on the impacts of the pandemic and the recovery strategy.