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October 31, 2018

Tensions rise between Northern Pulp and fishermen

After an effluent leak last week at Northern Pulp's Pictou, Nova Scotia mill, local fishermen are protesting the mill's proposed plan to put a new effluent drainage pipe into Northumberland Strait.

WorkSafeBC debuts process safety information initiative

WorkSafeBC, British Columbia's workplace safety board, has launched a new process safety initiative geared toward a number of process industries including the pulp and paper sector.

Canfor reports pulp shipments down in Q3

Canfor Corporation has released its third-quarter 2018 results, reporting pulp shipments and production are down over the previous quarter as a result of scheduled downtime and weather-related transportation issues.

Workplace Safety North announces award winners

Domtar, Resolute Forest Products, Wellington Produce Packaging and Brinkman and Associates Reforestation are among the Northern Ontario businesses that recently won Workplace Excellence Awards from Workplace Safety North (WSN).

Weyerhaeuser reports net earnings up in Q3 2018

Weyerhaeuser Company has reported its third-quarter net earnings of $255 million, or 34 cents per diluted share, on net sales of $1.9 billion.
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Resolute announces $53.5M investment in Northwestern Ontario mills

Resolute Forest Products Inc. has announced $40 million in investments at its Northwestern Ontario operations, in addition to $13.5 million in major maintenance repairs and the creation of 25 new jobs. » Read More

Torrey Pines Scientific releases stirring hot plates and stirrers

Torrey Pines Scientific has announced its new line of multi-position analog stirring hot plates and stirrers featuring five or nine stirring positions. » Read More

Resolute renews college partnership with $150K investment

Resolute Forest Products has renewed its partnership with Thunder Bay's Confederation College, announcing a contribution of $150,000 to the College’s Technology, Education and Collaboration (TEC) Campaign. » Read More

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BIOFOR International 2019

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