Due to the growing demand for pulp chemicals in Finland, Kemira is planning to make a multi-million euro investment in its hydrogen peroxide plant in Oulu. The improved efficiency and operational capabilities will enable Kemira to better serve...
Sep 17, 2014 7:07AM
Ontario Power Generation’s (OPG) Atikokan Generating Station (GS) is now operating on biomass, making it the largest electrical power plant in North America fuelled by 100% biomass.
Sep 16, 2014 3:25PM
The Corporation of the Town of Espanola and Domtar Inc. have reached an agreement resolving outstanding tax matters.
Sep 16, 2014 3:19PM
Richard Garneau, president and CEO of Resolute Forest Products Inc., has been named to Canada's Clean50, a recognition of leaders who have made significant contributions to sustainable development or clean capitalism in Canada.
Sep 16, 2014 12:59PM
A recent Supreme Court decision on the land claim of the Tsilhqot'in Nation changes the landscape and forest products companies may get caught up in the turmoil, warns Aboriginal legal expert James O’Reilly.
Sep 10, 2014 10:21AM
Following its recent acquisition of the US-based biotechnology company Virdia, Stora Enso is investing US$ 43 million in a demonstration and market development plant to be built at Raceland, Louisiana.
Sep 10, 2014 10:04AM
The revival of the softwood fiber-based forest industry in the Nordic countries has been especially noticeable in 2014, with investment plans of US$3 billion dollars in pulp, bio-energy and biomaterials, reports the Wood Resource Quarterly...
Sep 10, 2014 9:09AM
Domtar Corporation announced Sept. 9 that it has sold its five millionth ton of Forest Stewardship Council® (FSC®) certified uncoated fine paper, a first for the North American market. The company says its EarthChoice® Product Line...
Sep 10, 2014 9:06AM
High costs and market competition are being blamed for the permanent shutdown of Resolute Forest Products' Laurentide paper mill in Shawinigan, Que. A company statement said the mill's competitiveness has been affected by the restart of a...
Sep 3, 2014 6:11AM
Tembec’s cogeneration project at the Temiscaming, Que., site is running behind schedule and will cost more than expected, the company reported at the end of July.
Sep 2, 2014 2:59PM