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February 24, 2016
FEATURED NEWS: Research funding for Lakehead supports pulp and paper processing
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Prototype paper made from marijuana stalks

A company focused on the recycling and repurposing of cannabis bio-waste has completed its first prototype paper product created from 100% recycled marijuana stalks. >> Read full article

Northern Pulp settles water issues, withdraws Supreme Court appeal

Northern Pulp Nova Scotia withdrew a Supreme Court appeal of its industrial approval after the provincial government made a decision on outstanding items. >> Read full article

Now available: State of Canada’s Forests 2015

The annual State of Canada’s Forests report is a reliable source of national, forest-related statistics and science-based information. >> Read full article

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Research funding for Lakehead supports pulp and paper processing

A five-year Industrial Research Chair position in Green Chemicals and Processes is being created at Lakehead University in Thunder Bay, Ont. Research will focus on ways for the pulp and paper and mineral processing industries to reduce their environmental impacts. >> Learn More…

 
 NEWS 
 

Domtar cuts emissions at Kamloops

Domtar has reduced particulate emissions at the Kamloops pulp mill by 68 per cent over the past seven years. >> Read full article

Valmet launches PermaCote carbide coater blades

The carbide and nanocarbide blades are long-lasting with good wear resistance. >> Read full article

Weyerhaeuser completes merger with Plum Creek

The combined company operates as Weyerhaeuser, owns more than 13 million acres of productive timberlands, and operates 38 wood products manufacturing facilities. >> Read full article

 
 Event Calendar 
 

International Pulp Week

May 1-4, 2016
Location: Vancouver, BC >> More Info

PwC’s Annual Global Forest & Paper Industry Conference

May 4, 2016
Location: Vancouver, BC >> More Info

PaperCon 2016

May 15-18, 2016
Location: Cincinnati, Ohio >> More Info

International Wood Biorefining Week

May 24-26, 2016
Location: Stockholm >> More Info