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December 30, 2019

Kruger’s big deal

P&PC talked to the CEO of Kruger Products about the company's $575-million investment to construct a new tissue facility in Quebec.

N.S. withholds Northern Pulp approval, requesting more data

Capping off a year of debate, Nova Scotia’s environment minister said he would not approve Northern Pulp’s pipeline proposal without further scientific information.

Columbia Pulp starts up

Columbia Pulp’s new $250-million straw pulp mill in Washington started up in September and is producing tree-free pulp.

Paper Excellence completes acquisition of Catalyst Paper

The deal was announced in October 2018 and includes Catalyst's three facilities located in Crofton, Port Alberni and Powell River, its Surrey distribution centre and headquarters in Richmond, B.C.

DMI’s former Peace River mill changes its name to Mercer Peace River Pulp

Daishowa-Marubeni International (DMI)’s Peace River Pulp Division, which was part of an acquisition by Mercer International, has formally changed its name to Mercer Peace River Pulp Ltd.
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Winners of 2018 Safest Mill in Canada contest

The mill with the lowest total recordable incident rate (mill frequency) in each category is the winner of that class for the year. Revisit the 2018 list here. » Read More

Resolute sells Fort Frances pulp mill to developer

In a statement, the Town of Fort Frances confirmed the sale to a subsidiary of Riversedge Developments, held in partnership with a local entity. » Read More

Report: Global forest industry hit hard in Q2, pulp demand down

The global forest industry has had a difficult second quarter with softening prices and excess supply, according to Wood Resource Quarterly’s highlights from its “Global Forest Industry in the 2Q/2019” report. » Read More

Valmet to acquire pulp and paper tech supplier GLV

The value of the deal, which closed April 1, was approximately EUR 113 million. » Read More

Canadian Kraft Paper turns the page

In just over two years, the mill has become the comeback kid of the industry, rebounding from the brink of closure with improvements in equipment and processes, and new measures in safety and sustainability. » Read More

Mapping the Course Conference 2020

January 23, 2020
Location: Vancouver, WA
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PaperWeek Canada 2020

February 3-6, 2020
Location: Montreal, QC
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BIOFOR International 2020

February 3-6, 2020
Location: Montreal, QC
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TissueWorld Miami 2020

March 11-13, 2020
Location: Miami, FL
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March 15-17, 2020
Location: New York, NY
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Nordic Wood Biorefinery Conference

March 24-26, 2020
Location: Stockholm, SWE
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April 26-29, 2020
Location: Atlanta, GA
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May 27-30, 2020
Location: Jasper, AB
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32nd International Mechanical Pulping Conference

June 7-10, 2020
Location: Vancouver, BC
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Canadian Bioeconomy Conference & Exhibition

June 10-11, 2020
Location: Prince George, BC
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International Pulp Week

June 14-16, 2020
Location: Vancouver, BC
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