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[Richmond, BC] – Paper Excellence Canada announced today that it plans to restart the number 3 paper machine at its Catalyst Paper mill in Crofton, British Columbia in early January 2021.

Arjowiggins is to cut just over 70 jobs at its Stoneywood Mill in Scotland as the business, which was rescued from administration last year, battles the fallout from Covid-19.

In recent months, as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic, the demand for home deliveries has increased significantly. In order to continue to meet its ambitious sustainability targets, Delhaize worked in collaboration with DS Smith’s team of circular design experts to reimagine its e-commerce packaging and cut delivery volumes.

Mondi, a global leader in packaging and paper, is the first global paper manufacturer to introduce an innovative logistics solution for its large reels, which provides benefits throughout the supply chain.

ForestBioFacts is the largest learning environment for forest-based bioeconomy in the world

Packaging company, Maritime Paper Products Limited Partnership in Dartmouth has purchased some new technology, which will “reduce its manual operations with increased automation.”

The good news is that Ontario householders are generating less paper, plastic, glass and metal waste these days, 14% less than they were back in 2003.

The Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) is seeking a consultancy to develop research that quantifies the additional forest carbon impact of FSC-certified forest management in North America.

Through Friday, December 18th, the draft revised National Forest Stewardship Standard is open for public comment.

Earlier today, Canada’s federal government tabled a bill that will put Canada on the path to meet net-zero emission targets by 2050. Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) supports this move to chart a course for clean growth and net-zero carbon emissions by 2050.

As everyone knows, it’s difficult to manage a process if you can’t measure it. This is particularly true of energy management in a pulp and paper mill, especially when dealing with steam flow meters, which are notorious for sometimes giving inaccurate measurements.

Awards Highlight Diverse and Enduring Commitment to Forest Conservation

Drives are an integral part of pulp and paper operations and need to run reliably every single day, according to the precise demands of the process.

With the OnPerformance.Lab, Voith is now offering paper manufacturers the opportunity to identify and exploit improvement potential for their production through an in-depth analysis of process data.

Color Profiles feature adds value to sensor equipment and enables the optimization of white top, size press and coating operations

Toscotec will deliver three tissue machine rebuilds located at different mills to a confidential global producer.

Four Resolute operations in Quebec recently reached significant safety milestones, allowing them to donate a total of $25,000 to their chosen community organizations as part of our Board of Directors Safety Award program.

Open Top Headbox Shower Eliminates Pulp Build- up in a Paper Production Factory

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The Ontario Forest Industries Association (OFIA) announced today Jamie Lim's plan to retire as President and CEO at the end of the year. OFIA also announced today the appointment of Ian Dunn, Executive Director of Policy and Operations, as Interim President and CEO effective January 1, 2021.

We’re losing the war. But we might win the next battle. That’s the mixed message on the prospects for the protecting a forest-saving, wildfire-reducing market for biomass in Arizona that emerged this week from a meeting of the Natural Resources Working Group.