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Domtar points to pulp growth in Q1

Preliminary results for Domtar’s first quarter of 2017 show the company shipped nearly 25 per cent more tons of pulp when compared to the same quarter last year.

Kimberly-Clark invests in energy efficiency at its Alabama mill

Kimberly-Clark Corporation has approved a $75-million investment to build a new on-site combined heat-power plant at its tissue mill in Mobile, Ala.

PaperWorks announces three additions to MasterWorks Ultra 100 line

Converters will now have access to three new coated recycled board (CRB) kraftback grades that have been engineered as a “cost-effective, 100 per cent recycled alternative to virgin kraft, with multiple appearance and performance benefits.”
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On time and on budget

When a kraft pulp mill has to shut down for 10 to 14 days every year for scheduled maintenance, millions of dollars are spent, and millions more in revenue from lost production are not coming in — resulting in a significant impact on cash flow and a company’s quarterly results. » Read More

Our best chapters are “still to be written”

Several months ago, editor Alyssa Dalton attended PaperWeek Canada, where luncheon speaker James Carr, Canada’s minister of natural resources, delivered an insightful speech about the vibrancy of the forest products sector. » Read More

Graphic Packaging, DHL detail $274-million Louisiana investment

Graphic Packaging and DHL Supply Chain have announced they will make a combined $274-million capital investment in Northeast Louisiana and develop a 1.27 million-square-foot folding carton plant and logistics centre in Monroe. » Read More

International Chemical Recovery Conference

May 24-26, 2017
Location: Halifax, NS
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June 7-10, 2017
Location: Whistler, B.C.
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