Health & Safety
An employee was critically injured in an explosion at the biomass boiler of Resolute Forest Products’ Fort Frances mill. The incident occurred on Feb. 27. The employee has not been identified, and was transferred to a hospital in Toronto...
A report recently released by the British Columbia government, the Babine Explosion Investigation: Fact Patterns and Recommendations, states that WorkSafeBC paid insufficient attention to important legal precedents that underpin the legitimate...
Two companies – Terrace Bay Pulp and a mechanical contractor – and three individuals are facing charges in connection with a fatal explosion at the pulp mill last October.T.J. Berthelot was killed in the explosion.According to...
Terrace Bay Pulp, a mechanical contractor, and three individuals are facing charges in connection with a fatal explosion at the pulp mill last October.
Cascades Tissue Group was fined $80,000 for a violation of the Occupational Health and Safety Act after a worker was injured at the company’s facility in Toronto.
Alberta Pacific Forest Industries, Weyerhaeuser’s Grande Prairie site, and Northern Pulp Nova Scotia were the safest operations in Canada last year, according to Pulp & Paper Canada’s Safest Mill in Canada contest. Weyerhaeuser...
A young worker is dead and two others were injured by an explosion at the Terrace Bay Pulp mill on Oct. 31. The two injured workers were taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
A subsidiary of Atlantic Packaging has been fined $125,000 for a violation of the Occupational Health and Safety Act after a maintenance worker died in a fall last year.
Domtar Inc. was fined $87,000 for a violation under the Occupational Health and Safety Act after a worker at the co...
A Georgia-Pacific employee was killed at the company's Savannah River Mill facility the morning of August 16.
Abitibi-Consolidated has been fined $75,000 for a violation of the Occupational Health and Safety Act that resulted...
A violation of the Health and Safety Act has slapped Abitibi-Consolidated with a $50,000 fine.
An industrial accident at Bowater's Thunder Bay mill on May 18th led to the tragic death of an employee. Although t...
Recent surveys of research organizations in the U.S. (R&D Funding Forecast, Industrial Research Institute, R&D Magazine) indicate the following: R&D Funding Trends: Overall R&D funding has been in gr...
Cascades Tissue Group CEO Jean Jobin to step downMarch 14, 2019 – Jean Jobin is stepping down from his…
Paper Excellence completes acquisition of Catalyst PaperMarch 18, 2019 – Paper Excellence Canada has completed its…
Fire extinguished at Resolute's Thunder Bay pulp and paper millMarch 18, 2019 – A fire in a paper machine…
Resolute's Hialeah tissue mill achieves EcoLogo environmental certificationMarch 13, 2019 – The Hialeah, Florida tissue mill operated…
March 24-26, 2019
IMPS 2019: 28th International Munich Paper Symposium
March 27-29, 2019
BLRBAC 2019 Spring Meeting
April 8-10, 2019
International Pulp Week
May 5-7, 2019
May 5-8, 2019
PACWEST Conference 2019
June 5-8, 2019