We are proud to congratulate one of Canfor’s contractors – Selkin Logging Limited – for winning the 2019 Indigenous Forestry Product Business Leadership Award.
Domtar Expanding to Become a Leading Airlaid Nonwovens Provider
FORT MILL, S.C.–May 17, 2021– Domtar Corporation (NYSE: UFS) (TSX: UFS) today announced it will expand its Jesup, Georgia based Engineered Absorbent Materials (EAM) facility.
Being a Good Neighbour Means Taking Care of Our Neighbourhood
Far away from metropolises in a dreamy landscape of greenery, rolling hills, and a lazy river, lies Rosenthal am Rennsteig. People who appreciate a high recreational value in their free time live in this idyllic location where there is something for everyone.
U.S. trade chief pressured to lift duties on Canadian lumber
WASHINGTON -- As U.S. Trade Representative Katherine Tai prepares to meet her Canadian and Mexican counterparts on Monday to review progress in the new North American trade agreement, she is under pressure from home builders and lawmakers to cut U.S. tariffs on Canadian lumber.
ST Paper moves ahead with plans to acquire, convert Duluth's former Verso mill
Even as it awaits the final approval of several pieces of funding, ST Paper LLC announced Friday it will purchase Verso Corp.'s idled Duluth mill and convert it to produce tissue, instead of the supercalendered paper the plant has manufactured in the past.
Kimberly-Clark Professional Donates Over 1 Million Face Masks and Cleaning Products to Help US Public Schools
Donation of masks, wipes and sanitizer to support schools in local Kimberly-Clark communities
GP’s Sale of Nonwovens Business to Glatfelter Finalized
Glatfelter Corporation (NYSE: GLT), a leading global supplier of engineered materials, today announced it has completed the previously announced acquisition of Georgia-Pacific’s U.S. nonwovens business for $175 million, subject to customary purchase price adjustments.
Verso Corporation Announces Sale of Duluth, Minnesota, Mill
MIAMISBURG, Ohio, May 17, 2021 -- Verso Corporation (NYSE: VRS) today announced the completion of the sale of the company's closed mill in Duluth, Minnesota, to ST Paper 1, LLC, effective May 13, 2021.
Wildfire burning north of Prince Albert pulp mill
Water bombers and helicopters could be seen tackling a wildfire burning north of Prince Albert by the pulp mill Saturday afternoon.
Paper Excellence says acquisition of Domtar doesn’t impact plans to reopen pulp mill
Paper Excellence, the company that owns the Prince Albert pulp mill says its $3 billion acquisition of competitor Domtar won’t affect its plans to restart the facility.
Reading Printed Materials Proven to Result in Better Literacy Outcomes
In a compelling report published this week, PISA, the OECD’s Programme for International Student Assessment, affirms that students perform better when they read from printed materials rather than digital devices.
Call for Proposals for Innovative Forest Sector Technologies
May 12, 2021 - Ottawa, Ontario - Canada’s forest sector is a vital source of jobs for Canadians and provides economic, social and environmental benefits across the country.
Resilient U.S. Paper Industry Maintains High Recycling Rate in 2020
Record U.S. Mill Consumption of Old Corrugated Containers and 65.7 Percent of Paper Consumed in the United States Was Recycled
Resolute Recognized for Supporting Economic Recovery in Northwestern Ontario
The United Way of Thunder Bay has recognized Resolute with its diamond award for contributing to the Recover 2020 campaign in Northwestern Ontario.
Graphic Packaging Holding Company to Acquire AR Packaging from CVC Funds for $1.45 Billion in Cash
Graphic Packaging Holding Company to Acquire AR Packaging from CVC Funds for $1.45 Billion in Cash, Creating Premier Global Provider of Sustainable Fiber-Based Consumer Packaging Solutions
Funding Available for Canada’s Indigenous Forest Sector
May 5, 2021 - Ottawa, Ontario - Canada’s forest sector is a vital source of economic, social and environmental benefits for Indigenous communities.
B.C.-based Paper Excellence to buy rival Domtar for $3 billion
With the deal, Paper Excellence gains bigger entry to U.S. market with Domtar's extensive investments in the manufacture of packaging products.
Paper Excellence to purchase Domtar; Nekoosa, Rothschild operations will continue under Domtar management
Paper Excellence confirmed Tuesday it will purchase Domtar.
Response to environmental penalties levied at Skookumchuck Pulp
[Richmond, BC] – Skookumchuck Pulp has recently received three different administrative monetary penalties (AMPs) from the BC Ministry of Environment and Climate Change Strategy for non-compliance events that occurred between 2017 and 2020.
Continuing Consumer Conversations About Carton Recycling
Carton Council Canada (CCC) recently wrapped up an 8-week social media campaign focused on increasing the public’s awareness about recycling cartons.
Paper Excellence enters into definitive agreement to acquire Domtar for $55.00 per share in cash
Strategic transaction to accelerate Paper Excellence’s growth strategy, including entry into attractive US market; expands Domtar’s financial resources, potential customer base and product offerings (All financial information is in U.S. dollars)
Cascades Reports on Shareholders' Voting Results for the Election of Directors
KINGSEY FALLS, QC, May 7, 2021 - Cascades Inc. (TSX: CAS), a leader in the recovery and manufacturing of green packaging and paper tissue products, held its Annual General Meeting of Shareholders on May 6, 2021.