Domtar Corporation has expanded its award-winning site, The Paper Trail, with more products and an additional mill, among other updates, to help customers learn even more about the environmental and social impacts of Domtar paper.
After three months of legal and boardroom wrangling, Mercer International has withdrawn its friendly offer for pulp producer Fibrek. Mercer’s offer expired April 27. It had been conditional 50.1% of the Fibrek shares being tendered, a...
Resolute Forest Products, formerly doing business as AbitibiBowater, began the rollout of its new company name and identity on Nov. 7. When communicating in French, the company is using the name Produits forestiers Résolu.
AbitibiBowater will change its name to Resolute Forest Products as of November 7, saying the new identity reflects the fundamental characteristics of the company, including its determination, strength, and resolve to be a profitable,...
AbitibiBowater has received Forest Stewardship Council® (FSC) certification for the Black Spruce and Dog River-Matawin Forest areas, north of Thunder Bay, Ont. This area covers approximately 2.5 million hectares of forest stretching from...
The Nature Conservancy (TNC) and the Sustainable Forestry Initiative® (SFI®) have launched a pilot project to help bioenergy companies in the United States support responsible forest management through their procurement of woody biomass.
A new tool from Domtar Corporation offers customers the ability to view the environmental impacts of specific paper grades, providing a high degree of transparency. The online tool that Domtar calls the "Paper Trail" discloses what it takes to...
To mark its first year anniversary the Canadian Boreal Forest Agreement (CBFA) will be the subject of an online town hall conversation on May 18th from 12 pm to 1 pm EST. Open to the public and media, participants will be able to learn...
Mesure en ligne de la teneur en air des systmes de fabrication de ptes et papiers. Partie II : utilisation lors de l'ajout d'anti-mousse et pour la correction d'un convertisseur de concentration
Twenty-one member companies of the Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) and nine leading environmental organizations have reached an unprecedented agreement -- the Canadian Boreal Forest Agree...
The forestry industry's current stalemate economic situation has led many companies to seek longer-term strategies that would transform their business models and improve their financial performance. O...
Increased focus on the sustainable management of the world's forests and the associated risks and opportunitie...
Strathcona Paper LP, has been granted Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) Chain of Custody certification. The cer...
A new application from Invensys Operations Management provides new visibility to help manufacturing and industrial automation customers achieve energy efficiency.
Millar Western is assuring its U.S. pulp customers that it will be fully prepared to meet the documentation requirements set out in recent amendments to the U.S. Lacey Act, which come into effect Octo...
Georgia-Pacific to shutter some U.S. mill operations for bleached board, particleboardJune 14, 2019 – Georgia-Pacific is closing its bleached board…
PACWEST 2019 focuses on workforce and technology investmentsJune 11, 2019 – Investments in people, technology and assets…
Allnorth to engineer new straw pulp mill in GermanyJune 13, 2019 – Allnorth, a Vancouver-based engineering and construction…
Domtar names Marie Cyr new Dryden mill managerJune 12, 2019 – Domtar Corporation has announced Marie Cyr…
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