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2021 FSC leadership awards announced | Chest and tank cleaning tipsOctober 20, 2021Canfor’s new sustainability goals | Webinar on chest and tank cleaningOctober 13, 2021Global pulp, pulpwood prices going strong | Archroma, Buckman announce price increasesOctober 6, 2021Paper Excellence publishes sustainability report| FESBC supports NorthPac’s fibre recovery effortsSeptember 29, 2021Paper Excellence lauds UNESCO decision | FPAC announces Awards of Excellence winnersSeptember 22, 2021Fibre supply for Paper Excellence | Resolute appoints new board chairSeptember 15, 2021Companies announce price adjustments | Canfor donates to Canadian Red Cross | AMETEK has a new regional sales managerSeptember 8, 2021FPAC: Internet connectivity crucial | New editor for Pulp & Paper Canada | Cascades’ 100 percent recycled packagingSeptember 1, 2021Union calls for Northern Pulp reopening | Ontario issues forest licence | Hall of Fame nominations openAugust 25, 2021Kruger sees Q2 dip | Crabtree mill to get upgrade | Building a bioeconomy in BCAugust 18, 2021Mercer to expand into U.S. | Price hike on paperboard | Cascades, IP Q2 resultsAugust 11, 2021Strong Q2 results for Resolute, Canfor, Mercer | Sustainable forestry in pulp and paperAugust 4, 2021Strong Q2 sales for Kimberly-Clark | Boiler optimization tipsJuly 28, 2021Northern Pulp's $350M plan | Inside Kruger's new plant | Survey deadline next weekJuly 21, 2021Cascades to pull out of Europe | Straw pulp tech secures funding | Log handling for paper millsJuly 14, 2021Fire out at Catalyst mill | N.S. invests in innovation centre | Pulp prices upJuly 7, 2021Waste wood project gets $3M | Mill map online | Sulfidity in kraft pulpingJune 30, 2021Kruger Products invests $25M in AI | Mercer builds Indigenous partnershipsJune 23, 2021Prince Albert Pulp welcomes new staff | Chip trade up | Survey: Tell us about the workforce at your mill!June 16, 2021$350M straw pulp plant | Softwood at a standstillJune 9, 2021$350M straw pulp plant | Softwood at a standstillJune 3, 2021U.S. looks to double softwood duties | Cogen in non-kraft millsMay 26, 2021Fire burns near Sask. Mill | Hardwood fibre costs up in Q4 2020May 19, 2021Paper Excellence to buy Domtar for $3B | Q1 dips for Kruger, CascadesMay 12, 2021Domtar responds to merger speculation | Strong Q1 for Mercer, Resolute, Canfor Pulp, Intl PaperMay 5, 2021Kimberly-Clark sees sales dip in Q1 | Safety automation for millsApril 28, 2021Safest Mill in Canada ranking | Mackenzie Pulp to closeApril 21, 2021Rayonier to sell Ont. newsprint mill | Wood chip sensor techApril 14, 2021Corner Brook gets energy boost | Tissue price hikesApril 7, 2021Prices signal positive outlook for forest industry: Moody'sMarch 31, 2021Northern Pulp, one year later | Port Alice mill cleanup beginsMarch 24, 2021Strong Q4 for Kruger Products | OFIA covers fibre utilization, bioeconomyMarch 17, 2021Powell River mill to start up again | Women in pulpMarch 10, 2021Kruger starts up $575M plant | Women in Forestry week beginsMarch 3, 2021Mercer Celgar preps for shutdown | Net-zero in pulp and paper?February 24, 2021Domtar posts Q4 2020 loss | West Fraser sales up | Increasing cogenFebruary 17, 2021PaperWeek is underway | Paper Excellence invests $600K in Sask. millFebruary 10, 2021Pulp and paper sector contracts | Announcing the Women in Forestry SummitFebruary 3, 2021Biden signs ‘Buy American’ order | Wood fibre prices up in Q3 20January 27, 2021Paper Excellence, Catalyst sue over 2018 gas explosion | Furthering gender equity in forestryJanuary 20, 2021Northern Pulp workers owed pension | Domtar sells personal careJanuary 13, 2021Pulp, pulpwood markets up in Q3 | Fire at B.C. paper millJanuary 6, 2021Top 2020 Stories: COVID-19 safety | Tissue takes off | Price predictionsDecember 23, 20202021 industry outlook | $13M upgrade for Port Alberni millDecember 16, 2020Kruger CEO receives award | Cascades gets machine upgradeDecember 9, 2020Plant closures at Cascades, Supremex | Softwood dispute continuesDecember 2, 2020Fire extinguished at Resolute mill | Canfor sells forest tenureNovember 25, 2020Cascades posts $1.27B in Q3 sales | Top 10 Under 40 contest opensNovember 18, 2020Resolute CEO to retire | Q3 wins in tissue, losses in paperNovember 11, 2020COVID-19 case confirmed at pulp mill | Q3 results for Mercer, Intl PaperNovember 4, 2020Canfor Pulp sees $27.6M loss in Q3 | Cascades receives financing for Bear IslandOctober 28, 2020Fibre prices fall in Q2 | New machine for Atlantic PackagingOctober 21, 2020Worker death at Alberta pulp mill | Bear Island gets go-aheadOctober 14, 2020A new method for repulping recycled paper | N.S. turns to biomassOctober 7, 2020Northern Pulp gets loan for worker pay | U.S. appeals softwood lumber rulingSeptember 30, 2020Pulp prices boost global outlook | Carbon pricing approvalSeptember 23, 2020Kruger to close Brompton paper operations | Pulp stable in Q2September 16, 2020Canfor Pulp receives $2M for energy project | E2 regulations updateSeptember 9, 2020$1M grant delivers waste wood to pulp mill | Learn tissue makingSeptember 2, 2020WTO denounces softwood lumber duties | Ontario plans for forest growthAugust 26, 2020Podcast: Tissue converting efficiency | FPAC calls for port strike endAugust 19, 2020Northern Pulp gets financing | Domtar to shed 780 jobs in U.S.August 12, 2020Q2 sales dip for Resolute | N.S., Northern Pulp at oddsAugust 5, 2020Cascades plant to close | Canfor Pulp sees Q2 lossJuly 29, 2020Paper machine fire at Corner Brook | No plans yet for Powell River millJuly 22, 2020Tissue demand during COVID-19 | Union: Northern Pulp needs financing to pay workersJuly 15, 2020Kruger invests in training for tissue plant | Millar Western solves an online filtration problemJuly 8, 2020Mill assets up for auction | COVID-19 curtailments continueJuly 2, 2020Northern Pulp files for creditor protection | Online sensor correlationJune 24, 2020Paper Excellence to close BC pulp mill | Top 10 Under 40 winnersJune 17, 2020Northern Pulp appeals order | Listen to our first podcastJune 10, 2020Mercer Celgar to take downtime | Nordic Kraft's quality control systemJune 3, 2020Cascades to shutter plant | Downtime at Canfor | UBC makes N95 from fibreMay 27, 2020N.S. scientists researching TMP use for face masks | Northern Pulp receives shutdown ordersMay 20, 2020BC mill declares bankruptcy | Strong Q1 for tissue, packaging, personal careMay 13, 2020Resolute lays off over 1,000 | Q1 loss for Mercer | Northern Pulp receives termsMay 6, 2020Canfor Pulp’s solid Q1 | Wage subsidy program | Deadline today for Top 10 Under 40April 29, 2020Sonoco to shutter Ontario mill | Irving Tissue’s safety program | Top 10 Under 40 deadline extendedApril 22, 2020Turnkey Solution for Pulp and Paper IndustryApril 16, 2020Safest Mill in Canada winners announced | Top 10 Under 40 dueApril 15, 2020Papermaking webinar TOMORROW | Downtime for Cariboo PulpApril 8, 2020Shutdowns at Kruger, Rayonier, Canfor | How mills are keeping workers safe during COVID-19April 1, 2020COVID-19 to affect paper, pulp prices, says Moody’s | Mills respond to outbreakMarch 25, 2020COVID-19 impacts the Canadian pulp and tissue marketsMarch 18, 2020Tissue World Miami postponed | Papermaking webinar | Women in pulp continuesMarch 11, 2020Cascades reports record sales | New Women in Forestry siteMarch 4, 2020B.C. mill curtails pulp production | Malware hits Paper ExcellenceFebruary 26, 2020Tough Q4 for West Fraser, Mercer | B.C. pulp mills ‘vulnerable’February 19, 2020Weak Q4 results for Domtar | Tissue course coming to FPInnovationsFebruary 12, 2020Northern Pulp shutters | PaperWeek begins in MontrealSubjectFebruary 5, 2020Pulpwood prices down | Quality control at the paper machineJanuary 29, 2020Resolute invests $38M at Quebec mill | Debunking deforestationJanuary 22, 2020Northern Pulp: Closure prompts CEO statement, company plans to stay in N.SJanuary 15, 2020Northern Pulp transition team assembled | 2019 recapJanuary 8, 2020Top 2019 Stories: Paper Excellence acquires Catalyst | Resolute sells mill | Kruger talks tissueDecember 30, 2019N.S. puts Northern Pulp plan on pause | Fortress shutters | Canfor stays publicDecember 18, 2019Pulp prices take a hit in Q3 | Northern Pulp effluent ‘not toxic’ says profDecember 11, 2019Northern Pulp awaits go-no-go | Fine for accident on former Norampac siteDecember 4, 2019Millar Western installs pulp analyzer | Safety program rebatesNovember 27, 2019BC boosts fibre use | Irving Tissue’s $400M plant | Intelligent pulpNovember 20, 2019Introducing Nordic Kraft | Q3 wins for Kruger, Cascades | Pulp mill variabilityNovember 13, 2019Q3 losses for Resolute, Mercer | Top 10 Under 40 | Sappi acquires Quebec millNovember 6, 2019Canfor to go private | Strong Q3 for Domtar | PEERS 2019October 30, 2019Cascades adds to board | Kimberly-Clark’s strong Q3 | PaperCon abstracts dueOctober 23, 2019Recruitment survey results | Fortress gets lifeline from QuebecOctober 16, 2019Northern Pulp submits focus report | Fortress announces downtimeOctober 9, 2019Columbia Pulp starts up | Catalyst Crofton lays off 70October 2, 2019First Nation echoes Resolute on mill restart | National Forest Week underwaySeptember 25, 2019Inside Irving Pulp’s shutdown | New market for BC pulp logsSeptember 18, 2019Prince George Pulp extends shutdown | Global forest industry takes a hitSeptember 11, 2019Pulp log prices drop | APP Canada marks 20 yearsSeptember 4, 2019Nighbor elected to ICFPA | Stora Enso CEO departs | Union joins fight for Fort Frances millAugust 28, 2019Fort Frances mill won’t restart | New P&PC website | U.S. mills call for duty enforcement on uncoated paperAugust 21, 2019Fortress struggles after Q2 | Unifor pleas for Northern Pulp fixAugust 14, 2019Rayonier selling Matane mill to Sappi | Pulp markets hit hard in Q2August 7, 2019Canfor Pulp extends BCTMP curtailment | Industry survey due Aug 1July 31, 2019New CEO for Sappi | West Fraser reports lossJuly 24, 2019Resolute sells Fort Frances mill | Fibre prices for pulp may go downJuly 17, 2019Union ‘encouraged’ on forthcoming Northern Pulp report | Call for papersJuly 10, 2019Canfor Pulp pausing NBSK production | Canadian pulp exports to China upJuly 3, 2019Northern Pulp update | Fires at Port Hawkesbury, Atlantic | Take our new survey!June 26, 2019Canfor Pulp curtailment | New manager at Domtar DrydenJune 19, 2019PACWEST 2019 wrap-up | B.C. mills fined for permit violationsJune 12, 2019Reducing web breaks | ABB hits the road for pulp & paperJune 5, 2019Biomass plant inaugurated | Russian pulp to rise in North AmericaMay 29, 2019Q1 loss for Fortress | Tips for better bleachingMay 22, 2019Pulp outlook | Kruger breaks ground on plantMay 15, 2019PaperCon 2019 wraps up | Solid Q1 for Domtar, Canfor Pulp & MercerMay 8, 2019Kruger’s new tissue plant | Q1 dips for West Fraser, ResoluteMay 1, 2019Pulp prices up in Q4 2018 | New U.S. Cascades plant opensApril 24, 2019Safest Mill in Canada winners | Domtar to nix 70 jobsApril 17, 2019Northern Pulp union head meets with N.S. premierApril 10, 2019Northern Pulp’s future still in question | Kruger delivers TMPApril 3, 2019Report: Paper outlook changes to negative | Lawsuit for Corner BrookMarch 27, 2019Paper Excellence acquires Catalyst | Cascades Tissue CEO steps downMarch 20, 2019Remembering Peter deMarsh | Fire put out at Catalyst millMarch 13, 2019Cascades to close two machines | Women in forestryMarch 6, 2019Valmet to acquire GLV | Northern Pulp commissions pollFebruary 27, 2019Resolute, Fort Frances at odds over sale of pulp millFebruary 20, 2019Northern Pulp submits plan | New demo plants on the wayFebruary 13, 2019Worker freed from floor collapse at former pulp mill | PaperWeek Canada beginsFebruary 6, 2019Resolute’s twin battles | Northern Pulp’s permanent injunctionJanuary 30, 2019Northern Pulp set to submit environmental planJanuary 23, 2019Georgia-Pacific to lay off nearly 700 people at U.S. millJanuary 16, 2019Contractor dies while working on Irving landJanuary 9, 2019Resolute completes sale of U.S. mill for $300MJanuary 2, 2019Top 2018 Stories: Kruger’s $575M plant | Irving’s $3.5M fine | Trade woesDecember 31, 2018Resolute in talks to sell closed Ontario millDecember 19, 2018Supremex cuts jobs; Mercer completes DMI acquisitionDecember 12, 2018Production curtailments at Catalyst, West FraserDecember 5, 2018Industry supports feds’ $100M forestry investmentNovember 28, 2018Domtar, Unifor reach deal in DrydenNovember 21, 2018Cascades Packaging starts up PM1 after dryer rebuildNovember 14, 2018Irving to pay full $3.5M fine for leakNovember 7, 2018Resolute invests $53.5M in Ontario millsOctober 31, 2018Effluent leak at Northern Pulp’s millOctober 24, 2018Irving to pay up to $3.5M on dumping chargesOctober 17, 2018Paper Excellence acquires Catalyst Paper; Mercer takes DMIOctober 10, 2018Canada signs USMCA deal with U.S., MexicoOctober 3, 2018Forest company hit with $191K fine for worker injurySeptember 26, 2018Canada invests $400K in Indigenous forestry jobsSeptember 19, 2018Canada to fund First Nations forestry planSeptember 12, 2018U.S. trade commission overturns Canadian newsprint dutiesSeptember 5, 2018Cascades to close two Ontario sheet plantsAugust 29, 2018Kruger to invest $575M in new Quebec tissue plantAugust 22, 2018FPAC calls for government supportAugust 15, 2018Valmet names new automation presidentAugust 8, 2018Cascades acquires Virginia newsprint millAugust 1, 2018Kimberly-Clark to sell European businessJuly 30, 2018Kimberly-Clark to sell European businessJuly 25, 2018Cascades pumps millions into Virginia plantJuly 18, 2018Catalyst completes sale of U.S. operationsJuly 11, 2018New chairman for Forest Practices BoardJuly 6, 2018UPM getting multinip calenderJune 27, 2018Fredericton expects loss of thousands of ash treesJune 20, 2018Valmet to supply Belgian mill with cooking plantJune 13, 2018Nippon reorganizing production structureJune 7, 2018Technology for wider coffee cup recyclingMay 30, 2018Improving the bleaching process at Port Hawkesbury PaperMay 28, 2018Pulp processed into new shapesMay 23, 2018Resolute investing $52M into pulp millMay 16, 2018Irving commits to $40M upgrade projectsMay 2, 2018Pulp mill hit with $241K fine for safety violationApril 25, 2018Mill company fined $50K for EPA violationApril 18, 2018Producing process steam from sludge wasteApril 11, 2018How mills are eliminating unscheduled downtimeApril 4, 2018Body found on pulp mill site | New climate-positive packagingMarch 28, 2018Moving the annual shutdown to 18 monthsMarch 26, 2018More newsprint duties for Canada | Suzano-Fibria dealMarch 21, 2018Canadian industry vet receives TAPPI awardMarch 14, 2018Canfor reorganizes leadership; Smurfit Kappa rejects International Paper offerMarch 7, 2018Verso to restart paper machine; 120 new jobs createdFebruary 28, 2018Unifor targets Resolute as new bargaining round kicks offFebruary 21, 2018International Paper, Weyerhaeuser honoured as 2018 Ethical CompaniesFebruary 14, 2018New Resolute CEO | Paper mill to cut 243 jobsFebruary 7, 2018Kimberly-Clark to cut up to 13% of workforce January 31, 2018B.C. mill invests in drone system for inventory managementJanuary 24, 2018Industry reacts after U.S. proposes newsprint dutiesJanuary 17, 2018Atlantic Packaging’s sludge-to-energy system a successJanuary 10, 2018Fortress Paper sells security paper business for $28MJanuary 3, 2018Top Stories of 2017: Rayonier buys Tembec; Catalyst Paper goes privateDecember 27, 2017Resolute invests $11M in energy efficiencyDecember 20, 2017Canadian tissue brand picks up RISI awardDecember 13, 2017Cascades buys four containerboard plantsDecember 6, 2017New Case Paper sheeter delivers 30% converting boostNovember 29, 2017FPInnovations welcomes new president/CEONovember 22, 2017Canadian Kraft Paper celebrates first anniversaryNovember 15, 2017Allnorth, FPInnovations form strategic partnershipNovember 8, 2017A new $6B integrated paper-based packaging companyNovember 1, 2017Kruger dedicates PM10 linerboard machine in Trois-RivièresOctober 25, 2017New Catalyst Paper pres/CEO | Fortress Paper restarts FSC millOctober 18, 2017Diversifying Canadian operations | Student scholarships awardedOctober 11, 2017Groundbreaking for straw pulp mill | JDI wins conservation awardOctober 4, 2017National Forest Week kicks off | Auxiliary system failure at dissolving pulp millSeptember 27, 2017Ottawa renews funding for forest sector | Powering mills with wind energySeptember 20, 2017Kruger diversifies Quebec paper mills | Turning wood waste into cellulose microbeadsSeptember 13, 2017Pulp mill starts up three weeks early | “World’s most modern” tissue R&D centreSeptember 6, 2017Resolute aids with Houston relief | Domtar inaugurates generating unitAugust 30, 2017Industry vet retiring this fall | Millar Western employee awarded scholarshipAugust 23, 2017New “very high” viscosity cellulose grade | New $400M tissue plantAugust 16, 2017Canfor co-op student receives scholarship | New packaging plantAugust 9, 2017New Cascades tissue plant | B.C. pulp mill energy projectsAugust 2, 2017Irving leaps forward | Resolute names tissue group presidentJuly 26, 2017Wood fibre costs for pulp mills fall | How to reduce workplace noiseJuly 19, 2017Summer heat sparks wildfires | Cando wins Domtar contractsJuly 12, 2017Catalyst launches new label paper | Norbord secures allocation for Quebec millJuly 5, 2017Canada threatens litigation | Maximizing conveyor operationJune 28, 2017Global softwood lumber prices | Kruger PM8 project updateJune 21, 2017Paper mill worker injured | SCA to close tissue plantJune 14, 2017Softwood lumber duties to dampen Canadian outlook | Supercluster programJune 7, 2017Rayonier to buy Tembec | Resolute CEO honouredMay 31, 2017CEOs gather for roundtable | New fine paper lineMay 24, 2017Georgia-Pacific investing $400M | New natural kraft papersMay 17, 2017Catalyst Paper appointments | The new ecological industrial eraMay 10, 2017Domtar Q1 results | Moving the annual shutdownMay 3, 2017Softwood lumber duties | Supremex names new CFOApril 26, 2017Sustainability award winners | Cascades, Tricentris sign dealApril 19, 2017Cascades awards $76K to athletes | Softwood lumber talksApril 12, 2017New tissue machine start-up | Opportunities in budget 2017April 5, 2017Tembec upgrades Quebec operation | New uncoated food service papers lineMarch 29, 2017New Cascades tissue paper line | International Day of ForestsMarch 22, 2017Resolute idles newsprint mill | Specialty papers face common challengesMarch 15, 2017Cascades Sonoco invests in Alabama facility | Softwood lumber task forceMarch 1, 2017Resolute, Domtar pick up awards | $150M reforestation investmentFebruary 22, 2017Paper mill fire | SKF destroys 15 tonnes of fake bearingsFebruary 15, 2017Catalyst Paper goes private | FPInnovations CEO honouredFebruary 1, 2017Fire at pulp mill | N.B. mill takes on wastewater treatment projectJanuary 25, 2017New program to preserve wetlands | Resolute donates to UQACJanuary 18, 2017Corruption in global forestry sector | New straw-to-pulp mill in SaskatchewanJanuary 4, 2017Valmet to adopt 3D printing | Biomass North gets funds for bioeconomy strategyDecember 14, 2016Papier Masson receives $12.5M for cleantech project | Al-Pac, Alberta announce enhanced collaborationDecember 7, 2016U.S. finds Catalyst should not pay duties | Neucel preparing to restartNovember 23, 2016The Pas workers approve pension deal | Catalyst reduces costsNovember 9, 2016Catalyst lines up financing | Bio-based sweetener moves aheadNovember 2, 2016New forest management standard | Alberta-Pacific mill profileOctober 26, 2016Tolko bidder revealed | CO2 leaks at Twin RiversOctober 19, 2016New FSC consumer campaign | Packaging market dataOctober 12, 2016Domtar cuts fluff pulp production | Gaudreault wins chemistry awardSeptember 28, 2016BIO’s biochemicals report | Packaging outlookSeptember 21, 2016Kruger expanding Trenton tissue plant | Catalyst expands product lineSeptember 14, 2016Catalyst lawsuit dropped | Resolute Greenpeace lawsuit update | Iadeluca joins FortressSeptember 7, 2016Equity group buys Ontario mill | McDonald wins TAPPI awardAugust 31, 2016Tolko closing The Pas paper mill | Bio-refinery planned for Thunder BayAugust 24, 2016KGI still considering Catalyst purchase | Cascades extends reach to TexasAugust 17, 2016Q2 results: Fortress touts efficiency | Catalyst turns to innovationAugust 10, 2016Kruger installing new tissue machine | Maintenance affects Canfor resultsJuly 28, 2016Eclipse disrupts automation industry | Unifor demands auto investment | DOT 111 cars phased out early | Kruger invests $55M in QuebecJuly 26, 2016Ensyn breaks ground on biocrude plant | Buy nanocellulose onlineJuly 21, 2016Walmart recognizes Kruger’s sustainability | Cascades Sonoco coatings breakthroughJuly 13, 2016Canfor biofuels facility a few years away | European paper industry statsJuly 6, 2016Fortress Paper sells Lebel-sur-Quévillon | BTG acquires process control techJune 29, 2016Downtime at Port Hawkesbury | Cascades building in U.S.June 22, 2016Domtar installing second co-gen | Highlights from PacWestJune 15, 2016Canfor investing in biofuels tech | Resolute sues Greenpeace againJune 1, 2016Canfor reports lower income | Former Rolland president diesApril 27, 2016White Birch recognized for safety | Canadian mills choose FITNIRApril 20, 2016Resolute wants free trade in lumber | New VP pulp for West FraserApril 13, 2016