June 13, 2019 – Ionic Engineering, an Ontario-based machine building firm, has created an electronic lockout system that can be used in large-scale heavy industries including pulp and paper.
June 10, 2019 – Columbia Pulp, a straw pulp mill located in Washington, has shared a new video of its progress ahead of start-up, which it now estimates will be in mid-summer 2019.
November 19, 2018 – Attis Industries has released the second video in its new series on its bio-based products and research offering, demonstrating how it breaks down biomass for other uses.
November 7, 2018 – Ahlstrom-Munksjö, the global fibre-based materials provider, has partnered with five companies to develop a new flexible paper-based packaging solution.
November 5, 2018 – Attis Industries has launched a video series that will give interested parties additional information on the technologies and bio-based products offered under the company's innovations division.
September 17, 2018 – TimberWest has entered into a partnership with K’ómoks First Nation, Qualicum First Nation, the Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business (CCAB) and the Sustainable Forestry Initiative (SFI) to pilot a management certification for small-scale forests.
Mar. 27, 2018 - BillerudKorsnäs says it has introduced its first packaging product delivering a climate-positive impact.
Jan. 4, 2018 - PMP (Paper Machinery Producer) has debuted its new development strategy, PMP Everest Strategy, for the next three years. According to the company, the new strategy is based on “refreshed mission, vision and values.”
Published in Supplier News
Sep. 14, 2017 - Ontario’s Workplace Safety & Insurance Board says that — after conducting a multi-year engagement with experts and stakeholders — it is changing the way the board calculates employer premium rates, adding the process will be easier for employers to understand, and more accurately reflect the risks associated with operating their businesses.
Published in Health & Safety
Jul. 18, 2017 - Domtar Corporation released its 2017 Sustainability Report today, detailing the company’s endeavours to take a longer term view of creating and preserving value for its shareholders, customers, employees and communities.
Published in Sustainability
Jun. 21, 2017 - Local and state officials joined Georgia-Pacific Brewton mill employees and their families to celebrate the completion of a $388-million energy improvement project after two years of construction.
Feb 7, 2017 - The J.D. Irving Group of Companies (JDI) is welcoming 82 students across its operations.
Jan. 10, 2017 - William Angus and Thomas Logan chose Windsor, Que., as the site of Canada’s first wood-based pulp mill in 1864. Today, with more than 150 years of continuous operation, the site now known as Domtar’s Windsor mill is the city’s largest employer.
Dec. 20, 2016 - Last week, Resolute and Toundra Greenhouse leadership, accompanied by the premier of Quebec, government officials and local business partners, officially inaugurated the greenhouse complex destined to become the largest in Quebec.
Published in Green Energy
February 23, 2015 - Ledcor have posted a video showing how it works with local logging contractors to arrange roadside grinding of residuals (broken stems, waste branches, etc.).
The Nano Division of TAPPI developed this short video explaining the basics of cellulose nanomaterials.
Andritz Automation provided electrification, instrumentation and automation, including customized process control solutions, for a paper machine in Pöls, Austria.
Published in Equipment & Systems
An employee provided this overhead view of Kemira’s Marietta, Ga., plant, filmed with his DJI Phantom 3 Pro drone.
Published in Supplier News
BC projects employing pulp and paper residuals get $815K in fundingJuly 19, 2019 – Two projects that will use gene…
Ottawa funding two projects to improve bioplastics compostabilityJuly 18, 2019 – The federal government is handing out…
Viscose producer creates new fibre from FSC-certified dissolving pulpJuly 17, 2019 – Chinese viscose producer Tangshan Sanyou has…
Canfor Corporation's VP digital departs for CNJuly 18, 2019 – David Trent, Canfor Corporation's vice-president of…
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