Pulp & Paper

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May 14, 2019  

Kruger breaks ground for construction of Sherbrooke tissue plant

Annual production of bathroom tissue and paper towels will be 70,000 tonnes a year.

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March 28, 2019  

Cascades closing plant as it exits felt backing for flooring market

Closure of the Trois‑Rivières plant affects 35 employees who have been offered relocation.

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February 28, 2019  

Cascades closing two tissue paper machines in Ontario, reports Q4 loss

The two sites employ a total of 68 workers and produce 44,000 tonnes of tissue paper annually.

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February 6, 2019  

NS group seeks data on effluent leak from Northern Pulp pipeline

No details from the province for three months, Friends of the Northumberland Strait are frustrated.

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February 4, 2019  

Sweet success: Fortress looks ahead to biorefining

S2G acquisition broadens the forest product company’s global perspective.

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January 31, 2019  

Fire destroys landmark paper plant amid frigid weather

The cause of the blaze remains under investigation.

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January 3, 2019  

NS prepares for worst on controversial pulp mill: ‘No easy solution here’

Proposes to dump more than 62 million litres per day of treated waste into the Northumberland Strait fishing grounds.

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December 5, 2018  

NS pulp mill takes legal action against fishermen’s blockade of survey work

The plan to dump treated effluent into the Northumberland Strait has raised the ire of fishermen.

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December 4, 2018  

Court rules NS must consult Mi’kmaq on financing of effluent plant

Tied to whether emission and effluent discharge targets are reached by the new system.

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November 29, 2018  

Pressure mounts on Ottawa to review NS mill’s effluent pipeline

Proposal to pump millions of litres of treated pulp mill waste into the Northumberland Strait has met with strong backlash.

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November 15, 2018  

Nova Scotia pulp mill expected to miss 2020 deadline to close lagoon

Under provincial legislation, the kraft pulp mill has less than 15 months to overhaul how it processes wastewater.

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October 15, 2018  

Interfor cutting back BC Interior production as lumber prices plunge

Vancouver-based company said the scale-back is a temporary measure.

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October 4, 2018  

Mercer International buying Canadian kraft pulp mills for $465M

Deal is expected to close in the fourth quarter of this year

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August 30, 2018  

Canada’s economy surges in second quarter on higher exports: StatCan

Economy rocketed to an annualized pace of 2.9 per cent in the period from April 1 through June 30.

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August 30, 2018  

Resolute signs deal to sell U.S. recycled bleached kraft pulp mill for US$55M

ND Paper LLC has agreed to buy the mill and to offer employment to the Fairmont mill employees.