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Pulp and paper industry veteran to retire this fall

After 36 years in the forestry industry, Fortress Paper president and CEO Yvon Pelletier will be retiring from the company this October.

Hemlock woolly adelgid confirmed in Nova Scotia

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) has confirmed the presence of hemlock woolly adelgid, a regulated pest, in three counties in southwestern Nova Scotia, noting that this is the first time the pest has been detected in Atlantic Canada.

Andritz starts up technologies for new Metsä bioproduct pulp mill

International technology Group Andritz says it has successfully completed start-up of the key production technologies for Metsä Group’s new bioproduct pulp mill with an annual capacity of 1.3 million tonnes of pulp.

NORPAC reorganizes operations in face of Canadian-subsidized competition

In an effort to stay competitive in the face of Canadian government-subsidized competition, the North Pacific Paper Company (NORPAC) has announced it will reorganize its operations.
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Millar Western employee receives Green Dream scholarship

As a former junior hockey league player and Greenest Workforce Green Dream scholarship recipient, Mitch Martell came to his summer job already well equipped for excelling at team performance on the worksite. » Read More

KP Tissue releases Q2 2017 results

KP Tissue (KPT) is reporting the Q2 2017 financial and operational results of KPT and Kruger Products (KPLP). » Read More

Voith builds new XcelLine board machine for Bohui Paper Group

In February 2017, Bohui Paper Group contracted Voith to supply a new board machine. The BM4 will be built at Dafeng in the Chinese province Jiangsu and according to the group, it will be one of the largest board machines in the world. » Read More

Rayonier, Tembec receive clearance from Competition Bureau

Rayonier Advanced Materials and Tembec have received clearance from the Competition Bureau of Canada, without condition, of the previously announced proposed statutory arrangement under Section 192 of the Canada Business Corporations. » Read More

Specialty Papers US

September 19-21, 2017
Location: Milwaukee, Wis.
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Paperworld China 2017

September 21-23, 2017
Location: Shanghai, China
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Tissue 2017 Conference & Expo

October 3-6, 2017
Location: Miami, Fla.
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50° Pulp and Paper International Congress

October 23-25, 2017
Location: São Paulo, Brazil
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