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November 2, 2018 – Canfor Corporation has announced it will be scaling back its sawmill operations in British Columbia during Q4 2018 due to log supply constraints, log costs and current market conditions.
October 31, 2018 – The Ontario government has passed a bill that will eliminate the province's cap and trade program, which was touted by the previous government as a way to reduce emissions.
October 29, 2018 – Resolute Forest Products has renewed its partnership with Thunder Bay's Confederation College, announcing a contribution of $150,000 to the College’s Technology, Education and Collaboration (TEC) Campaign.
October 29, 2018 – After an effluent leak last week at Northern Pulp's Pictou, Nova Scotia mill, local fishermen are protesting the mill's proposed plan to put a new effluent drainage pipe into Northumberland Strait. 
October 25, 2018 – Resolute Forest Products Inc. has announced $40 million in investments at its Northwestern Ontario operations, in addition to $13.5 million in major maintenance repairs and the creation of 25 new jobs.
October 25, 2018 – Fabio Perini S.p.A, producer of tissue converting machines, has announced Antonio Mosca is its new head of digital transformation at Fabio Perini S.p.A.
October 24, 2018 – Ahlstrom-Munksjö has completed the acquisition of MD Papéis’ Caieiras specialty paper mill in Brazil for about EUR 98 million. 
Octoebr 23, 2018 – GLV, a manufacturer and technology specialist for the pulp and paper industry, has announced two leadership appointments.
October 22, 2018 – Northern Pulp has confirmed an effluent leak has been stopped at its Pictou Landing, Nova Scotia pulp mill. 
October 18, 2018 – Sustana, a manufacturer of sustainable fibres and recycled paper products, has announced that industry expert Kevin Richard has joined its team as chief operating officer.
October 17, 2018 – Toronto-based industrial products and services provider Wajax Corporation has acquired all of the Montreal-based Groupe Delom Inc. for $51.8 million.
October 15, 2018 – Investigators are looking into the cause of death of a 56-year old man at the White Birch Paper mill in Quebec City on Saturday.
October 11, 2018 – Buckman, a global company specializing in innovative chemical and smart solutions, has announced changes to its freight pricing for the pulp and paper industry in North America.
October 10, 2018 – Ahlstrom-Munksjö has completed the acquisition of U.S. specialty paper producer Expera Specialty Solutions for USD 615 million.
October 10, 2018 – Irving Pulp and Paper has pleaded guilty to three pollution charges issued under the Fisheries Act and has agreed to pay up to $3.5 million in penalties. 

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