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FEATURED NEWS: Canadian mills opt for FITNIR analyzers
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White Birch employee honored for safety practices

An employee of White Birch Papers has been named a finalist for an award by Quebec’s occupational health and safety agency >> Read full article

New rules for N.S. biomass co-gen at Port Hawkesbury

Nova Scotia Power no longer has to run its bioenergy plant full-time, but the facility will continue to provide steam for Port Hawkesbury Paper. >> Read full article

B.C. pulp mills asked to reduce power production

B.C Hydro spent $17.5 million last year to not buy power from six pulp mills that sell biomass energy to the provincial grid. >> Read full article

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Canadian mills opt for FITNIR analyzers

In the last year or so, FITNIR Analyzers has secured 10 new projects for its measurement technologies: five in Canada, four in the U.S. and one in Asia. “It’s gratifying to see our products contributing to the success of mills throughout North America and now expanding internationally,” says the company president. Paper Excellence’s Mackenzie and Skookumchuck mills are among the FITNIR users. >> Learn More…

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Domtar adjusts sales and profit forecasts

Longer than expected maintenance shutdowns have affected sales and operating profit for Domtar in the first quarter of 2016. >> Read full article

Chemical recovery conference set for Halifax

PAPTAC will host the 2017 International Chemical Recovery Conference in Halifax in May. >> Read full article

Forest products industry supports UN agreement

The International Council of Forest and Paper Associations says the global forest products industry remains committed to mitigating climate change. >> Read full article

 Event Calendar 

PwC’s Annual Global Forest & Paper Industry Conference

May 4, 2016
Location: Vancouver, BC >> More Info

PaperCon 2016

May 15-18, 2016
Location: Cincinnati, OH >> More Info

PacWest 2016 Conference

June 8-11, 2016
Location: Jasper, AB >> More Info

PAPTAC Bleaching Committee Spring 2016 Meeting

June 1-3, 2016
Location: La Tuque, QC >> More Info

PacWest 2016 Conference

June 8-11, 2016
Location: Jasper, AB >> More Info