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September 23, 2013  

Tembec secures additional funding for cellulose project at Quebec site

The company expects cogeneration project to improve annual adjusted EBITDA by $48 million.

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September 12, 2013  

Ainsworth ratifies labour agreement with unionized Workers at BC mill

Agreement involves 135 employees at the 100 Mile House mill.

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August 22, 2013  

Reducing energy use by 25% could produce 25,000 Ontario jobs by 2025

Manufacturing would grow by 1.6%, with paper production and primary metals seeing the greatest benefit.

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August 14, 2013  

Full steam ahead

Lumber mill saves with biomass boiler.

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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.

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July 2, 2013  

Pump failure delays startup of cogen at Fortress cellulose mill

Company must perform 100 hours of mandatory grid testing to the replaced water pump.

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July 2, 2013  

Domtar completes acquisition of Associated Hygienic Products

AHP is the largest supplier of store brand infant diapers in the US

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June 20, 2013  

Chairman Lederer named as interim CEO Catalyst Paper

Executive search is on but no permanent replacement yet.

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May 28, 2013  

Domtar buys US baby diaper maker for $272M

Domtar estimates that its personal care division will see $10 million in annual saving.

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May 9, 2013  

Forest products CEO collaborate for profit: PWC

Focusing on non-traditional business models for sustainability and growth: PWC.

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March 26, 2013  

Tembec to sell NBSK pulp mill for $89 million

Skookumchuck, BC mill manufactures pulp for tissue applications.

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December 14, 2012  

Domtar closes pulp machine at Kamloops facility

Pulp and paper producer blames global economic conditions and weak demand for shut down.

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December 14, 2012  

Minas Basin paper mill ends production after 84 years

40 laid off workers will be offered jobs at fibre container plant next door.

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November 23, 2012  

Resolute plans $10 million Thunder Bay wood pellet plant

Will create 24 jobs to turn residual materials into a source of renewable energy.

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August 31, 2012  

Idled Cape Breton mill gets $1.5 million court approved cash injection

Money for NewPage’s Port Hawkesbury mill comes from a $15.8-million provincial fund to keep the mill in a so-called hot idle mode.

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August 21, 2012  

NewPage gets $124.5M from Nova Scotia to reopen paper mill

Pacific West Commercial expects to inject $160 million into the local economy during its first year.

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August 17, 2012  

Catalyst Paper sells Elk Falls site for $8.6M

Buyer says acquisition will create 400 jobs.

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August 3, 2012  

Canfor Pulp president and CEO steps down

Management integrating with Canfor Corp.

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May 3, 2012  

Newalta donates $1.125M to Western for clean tech R&D

A $1.125-million donation by Newalta will support R&D efforts at Western university to discover clean technologies that use waste generated by industrial sectors such as oil and gas, refining, pulp and paper, mining and manufacturing.

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March 26, 2012  

White Birch workers approve back-to-work deal

But, union leaders say there’s no guarantee the plant will re-open.

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February 1, 2012  

Catalyst Paper gets $175M financing

Pulp and paper producer Catalyst Paper has secured up to $175 million in financing as it moves forward with restructuring under court protection from creditors.

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January 31, 2012  

Catalyst Paper files for creditor protection

Move comes a day after workers at Catalyst denied a contract necessary to keep the company’s refinancing program alive.

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September 6, 2011  

$6.1M funding for two NB pulp and paper mills

Two New Brunswick pulp and paper mills will receive $6.1 million in federal government funding to improve energy efficiency and generate renewable power.

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August 15, 2011  

Domtar buys diaper-maker for $315 million

Paper-maker will also consume fluff pulp made at Attend mill in N.C.

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April 19, 2011  

Pulp sludge is green gold

Municipalities and industrial water users can turn their wastewater sludge into fertilizer and biogas using Paradigm Environmental Technologies’ MicroSludge green technology.