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January 9, 2019

Northern Pulp to submit effluent treatment plan by end of January

The plan will be submitted using existing survey data instead of the new data the mill intended to use before its survey work was blocked by local fishermen for two months.

Columbia Pulp straw pulp mill to be running by spring

The Lyons Ferry, Washington tree-free pulp mill will produce 140,000 tonnes a year of commodity and specialty straw pulp.

Supremex now exclusive Canadian manufacturer of Conformer

The North American manufacturer of envelopes and paper-based packaging solutions has acquired exclusive rights to manufacture Conformer packaging products in Canada.

Future of forestry uncertain as wildfires, infestations impact supply

With falling demand in the U.S., increasingly intense and frequent forest fires, and spreading insect infestations, the future of Canadian forestry is uncertain.

Report: Human influence led to more extreme forest fires in B.C. in 2017

The federal government's environmental arm has completed a study that indicates human influence on the climate played a major role in the 2017 wildfire season in British Columbia.
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Mitigating dust explosion hazards

How should one go about determining if a combustible dust hazard exists? This article highlights the importance of knowing when to protect equipment against explosion hazards. » Read More

Stora Enso partners with FSC to increase European forest certification

The aim is to increase the FSC-certified wood supply over a three-year period, effective immediately. » Read More

Contractor dies while working on Irving land

An independent contractor died in a single-vehicle accident last week while working on land owned by J.D. Irving Ltd. in New Brunswick. » Read More

PaperWeek Canada 2019

Feb. 4-7, 2019
Location: Montreal, QC
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BIOFOR International 2019

Feb. 4-7, 2019
Location: Montreal, QC
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Mar. 24-26, 2019
Location: Chicago, IL
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International Munich Paper Symposium 2019

Mar. 27-29, 2019
Location: Munich, GER
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International Pulp Week

May 5-7, 2019
Location: Vancouver, BC
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PaperCon 2019

May 5-8, 2019
Location: Indianapolis, IN
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PACWEST Conference 2019

June 5-8, 2019
Location: Whistler, BC
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