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April 23, 2018  

Mackenzie Pulp Mill fined $900,000 for leaking effluent into BC lake

Two incidents involving discharge coming from the mill that was found to be harmful to fish.

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April 13, 2018  

US publishers worry about pricier Canadian newsprint with new tariffs

Critics of the paper tariffs say it’s US newspapers that will ultimately be harmed.

News Energy Manufacturing Pulp & Paper General
March 15, 2018  

Power utilities forced to adapt as climate change brings wilder weather

Significant weather events have consistently increased over the last five years, according to the CEA.

News Forestry Manufacturing Pulp & Paper General
March 14, 2018  

US hits Canadian forestry industry with more duties

US department of Commerce claims Canadian exporters underpriced uncoated groundwood paper by between 0 and 22.16%.

News Government Manufacturing Pulp & Paper General
March 7, 2018  

NAFTA tribunal rules Canada did not violate trade agreement in BC pulp mill case

Mercer claimed competing pulp mills in the province received more favourable treatment over purchase/sale of power.

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July 4, 2017  

Softwood dispute redux – it’s time to secure new lumber markets

Victory in the latest trade battle will only be secured if Canada uses all of the weapons in its arsenal.

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September 25, 2016  

West Fraser brews its black liquor

An innovative Alberta pulp mill is transforming a wood byproduct for value-added products.

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September 25, 2016  

Advancing manufacturing: highlights from PLANT in the 1980s

Technology offers the potential for great leaps in productivity improvement as Canada and the US shake hands on free trade.

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June 10, 2016  

Exporting: Just do it !

Polycorp’s foray into challenging markets.

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April 29, 2016  

On-site safety is no accident

Many workplace injuries can be prevented or minimized with the proper safety-approved workwear and PPE.

Feature Forestry Manufacturing Pulp & Paper
March 29, 2016  

Lottery leftovers

SCA gives new life to losing tickets.

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March 17, 2016  

Think diversification

Exporting critical to expanding Canadian manufacturing.

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March 16, 2016  

Export eligible?

CanExport helps SMEs navigate global markets.

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November 10, 2015  

Mapping Canada’s future

A framework for manufacturing success.

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February 26, 2015  

Fuel from (wood) fibre

The popularity of Fiber Fuel has resulted in the Nova Scotia specialty wood producer adding capacity with a second briquetting machine.

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February 18, 2015  

Message to America: Free trade, fair trade

Buy America/American protectionist measures are costing jobs on both sides of the border.

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December 30, 2014  

Betting on newsprint

As competitors fold, Alberta Newsprint Co. adopts an innovative business strategy that quickly adapts to market conditions.

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April 23, 2014  

Asian toe-hold

Pros and cons of the South Korea deal.

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August 12, 2013  

Manufacturing green chemistry

Biolatex binders and adhesives derived from corn, potato and tapioca starches replace petrochemical-based products.