Fortress Paper’s dissolving pulp mill at Thurso, Que., will be shut down until at least Dec. 10 due to damaged pipes in the digester area.
Dec 6, 2013 10:48AM
The Law Commission of Ontario (LCO) completed its final report in its review of the Forestry Workers Lien for Wages Act project and recommends repeal of the Act.
Dec 3, 2013 2:30PM
Ecolab has completed its acquisition of AkzoNobel’s Purate® business. Purate provides patented, proprietary chlorine dioxide (ClO2) chemistry for use in a wide array of water treatment applications and expands the range of water...
Dec 3, 2013 2:10PM
Cascades Inc. has announced an agreement between its subsidiary Norampac and Maritime Paper Products Limited (MPPL) to create a joint venture for their corrugated board activities in the Atlantic Provinces. The transaction is subject to the...
Dec 3, 2013 1:38PM
Canada’s international trade minister has unveiled a Conservative government plan aimed at boosting the role small and medium-sized firms play in the export market.
Nov 28, 2013 1:32PM
A webinar to discuss the prevention of bacteria-generated explosions in pulp and paper mills is being offered by Wisconsin Institute for Sustainable Technology.
Nov 26, 2013 9:00PM
The Quebec government reiterated its support for the forest industry at an industry gathering Nov. 21, the Rendez-vous national de la forêt québécoise. Quebec premier Pauline Marois announced support programs valued at more...
Nov 26, 2013 2:00PM
Kruger Inc. was presented with the 2013 Green Innovation Award at the 23rd gala of the Association pour le développement de la recherche et de l'innovation du Québec (Québec association for research and innovation...
Nov 26, 2013 1:33PM
As part of its plan to improve cost competitiveness, Catalyst Paper will reduce the size of its executive team. In addition, each mill general manager will report directly to the CEO to increase the focus on operational excellence and safety...
Nov 26, 2013 1:21PM
A forest industry gathering in Quebec on Nov. 21-22 provided the venue for the federal government to announce both new and old funding initiatives for the pulp and paper sector. The Honourable Denis Lebel, Minister of Infrastructure,...
Nov 26, 2013 1:12PM