WASHINGTON – American Forest & Paper Association (AF&PA) President and CEO Donna Harman issued the following statement regarding the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) proposed rule to withdraw federal water quality criteria for the state of Washington. EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler announced the action on Wednesday, July 24.

The economic downturn in the forest industry is being felt, not only by the hundreds of mill workers who have been laid off or had a reduction in shifts, but also by forestry contractors, such as log truck drivers and independent timber harvesters, that rely on the mills to make money.

July 17, 2019 – Rand-Whitney Container LLC today announced that it has acquired Specialty Finance & Consulting Corporation (SF&C) located in Red Lion, Pennsylvania. SF&C specializes in the manufacturing, warehousing and distribution of corrugated sheets, corrugated packaging, and related products and services.

Vancouver, BC, Canada – Today Canfor Corporation (TSX:CFP) announced further capacity reductions at two of its British Columbia sawmills with an indefinite curtailment at its Mackenzie sawmill and the permanent elimination of one shift at its Isle Pierre sawmill.

Did you know one of the most important aspects of a high-quality printed document is a high-quality sheet of paper? Just ask Shannon Gittermann, a process engineer at our Johnsonburg Mill. She leads the effort to optimize sheet formation to ensure premium printing outcomes.

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