Interfor is announcing a $35-million improvement project in its Castlegar facility, according to vice-president of western operations Andrew Horahan.
Investing in Climate Action at Resolute’s Kénogami Mill
Greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions at our Kénogami (Quebec) paper mill are set to decrease by approximately 10,000 tons of CO2 equivalent each year, thanks to a $5.5 million investment announced in March 2021.
Northern Pulp withdraws Environmental Assessment registration for replacement Effluent Treatment Facility
Plans being developed to overhaul mill operations including an advanced ETF
Maintenance Project Concludes Successfully; Green Power Flowing Again
Edmundston, NB (May 4, 2021) – Twin Rivers Paper Company’s Edmundston pulp mill recently completed a biomass cogeneration unit maintenance shutdown; a project which began in the middle of April.
Jay paper mill owners file lawsuit against Florida company connected to 2020 explosion
Pixelle Specialty Solutions and related companies claim that on April 15, 2020 a digester ruptured at the Androscoggin Mill as a result of failed welds, holding Trico Mechanical Contractors, Inc. responsible.
Wood supply, labour key to success in northwest, says CEO of New Resolute Forest Products
Success of wood-products business 'good for our footprint in northwestern Ontario': Remi Lalonde
Kootenay pulp mill receives more than $100,000 in fines
The Skookumchuck Pulp Mill, located just north of Kimberley and Cranbrook, has received a series of fines from the Ministry of Environment and Climate Change Strategy Environmental Protection Division for exceeding permitted discharge limits of treated wastewater ($52,000); non compliance with air emissions ($18,800); and landfill non-compliance ($40,000).
Letter: Sustainable forest bill would wrongly impact Canada
State Sen. Liz Krueger suggests in a commentary ("New York has a role to play in protecting the world's forests," April 20) that New York has a role in supporting sustainable forest management. It’s a responsibility we embrace across Canada’s publicly owned, working forests.
West Fraser plans Quesnel pulp mill shutdown during COVID pandemic
The regular shutdown at West Fraser’s pulp and paper mill is usually a massive undertaking, but completing the work during a global pandemic creates an even bigger challenge.
Sawmills are selling boards faster than they can cut them
Lumber demand is so strong that Resolute Forest Products Inc.’s order book exceeds its inventory, according to Chief Executive Officer Remi Lalonde.
Sonoco Announces Price Increase for Rigid Paper Containers and Closures
Domtar Recruiter Shares Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) Insight
When it comes to diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) in the workplace, hiring diverse candidates is important, but organizations need to do more if they want to stand out as an employer of choice.
Resolute Wins Silver Edison Award for Innovative Bioproducts Derived from Wood
Resolute’s thermomechanical pulp (TMP) biorefinery in Thunder Bay (Ontario) has won the silver Edison Award in the Manufacturing, Logistics & Transportation category.
PRCA Supports CPB Investigation of Thermal Paper Importer Amlink for Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Evasion
SPRINGFIELD, Mass., April 28, 2021 — The Paper Receipts Converting Association (PRCA) commends the U.S. Customs and Border Protection’s (CBP) recent decision to investigate and impose interim measures upon Amlink Sourcing Incorporated, an importer of lightweight thermal paper, for evasion of antidumping and countervailing duty orders under Title IV, Section 421 of the Trade Facilitation and Trade Enforcement Act of 2015, commonly referred to as the Enforce and Protect Act (EAPA).
Kruger Products Signs the Canada Plastics Pact
The Company is committed to reducing virgin plastic by 50% in its branded packaging by 2030*
New Brunswick lumber companies quietly shattering income records
Demand for lumber has been so high at Randy MacNichol's independent sawmill in Salisbury, N.B., he has difficulty taking time on the phone to answer questions about it.
State grant could bring jobs back to shuttered Duluth paper mill
ST Paper will seek up to $1.5 million in state job-creation funds to breathe new life into Verso Corp.'s Duluth paper mill, with the full support of the Duluth City Council.
PPC’s TICCIT (Trees Into Cartons, Cartons Into Trees) Launches 2021 National Youth Scholarship Program
TICCIT, created by the Paperboard Packaging Council, inspires students to create a more sustainable future
New after-effect from COVID – logistics moves from cost of doing business to colossal headache
As if COVID lockdowns and their implications for supply and demand were not challenging enough, every stage of the nonwovens supply chain from resin through end-customer is wrestling with a global ocean shipping crisis that is forcing many to make changes in how they do business – often at significant cost in terms of additional operating expenses and reduced customer satisfaction.
Sustana Fiber and Société Via join forces to recycle locally
Levis, April 21, 2021 - Sustana Fiber, specializing in the manufacturing of recycled fiber from recovered paper materials, is pleased to announce its new partnership with Société VIA, a company that specializes in the sorting and recovery of recycled materials.
TC Transcontinental steps up and opens a vaccination centre against COVID-19 in Montréal’s Rivière-des-Prairies – Pointe-aux-Trembles borough
Montreal, April 26, 2021 - TC Transcontinental (TSX: TCL.A TCL.B) is proud to respond to the Québec government's call for businesses to support the health and social services network in its COVID-19 vaccination campaign.