US hits Canadian newsprint producers with initial countervailing duties
An overall tariff of 6.53% levied on about 25 Canadian plants, mostly in Quebec and Ontario.
Chairman Lederer named as interim CEO Catalyst Paper
Executive search is on but no permanent replacement yet.
Creditors approve Catalyst restructuring plan
Previous plan failed to win support from lenders, unionized workers.
Unions, Catalyst reach cost cutting deals in BC
Insolvent Catalyst Paper has reached cost-cutting labour agreements with unions representing more than 1,000 paper and pulp workers at three mills in BC.
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.
Fire consumes half of mill’s waste paper inventory
Catalyst Paper’s Snowflake Mill in northeast Arizona has shut down production following a fire Monday that destroyed approximately 14,000 tonnes of recovered waste paper.
More value from each tree
Catalyst Paper and Domtar are investing in generating power and developing new materials from their manufacturing processes.
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.
Catalyst paper mill to demo $6.12M biogas plant
Catalyst Paper Corp. is testing an anaerobic digestion technology as part of a $6.12 million demonstration project that will turn some of the effluent produced at its Crofton pulp and paper mill into renewable energy.