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U.S.-Canada supercalendared paper dispute heads to WTO appeal

The Canadian Press is reporting that an ongoing trade dispute between Canada and the U.S. over glossy paper is headed for an appeal to the World Trade Organization (WTO).

Western Forest Products & Huu-ay-aht First Nations collaborate

Western Forest Products and Huu-ay-aht First Nations have announced that they are working together to explore potential alternative ownership structures in Huu-ay-aht’s traditional territories.

Chair of Valmet’s board of directors steps down

Bo Risberg, who has been chair of the board of directors of Finnish pulp and paper solutions provider Valmet Oyj since 2015, is stepping down from his position effective the 2019 Valmet annual general meeting.

Woodland Pulp wastewater enters St. Croix River between N.B. and Maine

CBC is reporting that a line carrying partially treated effluent from Woodland Pulp's mill in Baileyville, Maine burst on August 10, causing wastewater to enter Wapsaconhagen Stream. The stream is a tributary of St. Croix River, which separates New Brunswick and Maine.

Cascades to shutter Barrie and Peterborough sheet plants

Cascades has announced its intention to close two sheet plants in Barrie (Jellco) and Peterborough, Ontario by December 31, 2018.
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Domtar optimizes operations at Plymouth mill with improved boiler, cooling tower

Domtar is working on optimizing operations at its Plymouth mill, starting with increasing energy and resource efficiency. » Read More

Clearwater Paper sells Ladysmith, Wisconsin plant to Dunn Paper

Dunn Paper has acquired Clearwater Paper Corporation's Ladysmith, Wisconsin facility in a deal worth approximately $72 million. » Read More

N.S. to pay $6M toward new Northern Pulp effluent plant

Nova Scotia newspaper The Chronicle Herald is reporting that the province of Nova Scotia is footing the bill for part of Northern Pulp's new effluent treatment facility at Boat Harbour. » Read More

Tissue World Istanbul

Sept. 4-6, 2018
Location: Istanbul, Turkey
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PAPTAC International Lignin Conference

September 18-20, 2018
Location: Edmonton, Alta.
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Specialty Papers U.S. 2018

Oct. 1-3, 2018
Location: Appleton, WI
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TAPPI/RISI Tissue 2018

Oct. 2-5, 2018
Location: Appleton, WI
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FPInnovations Pulp, Paper & Bioproducts Course

Oct. 15-19
Location: Pointe-Claire, Que.
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Paper and Beyond 2018

Oct. 16-17, 2018
Location: Brussels, Belgium
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BLRBAC 2018 Fall Meeting

Oct 22-24
Location: Atlanta, GA
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PEERS 2018 Conference

Oct 28-31, 2018
Location: Portland, OR
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