Energy and Paperworkers
Agreement includes a $3,000 signing bonus, full-time jobs to about 300 temporary workers.
Deadline to reach a collective agreement extended to June 22.
The union representing employees at an idled Cape Breton paper mill says the final offer from a potential BC buyer would lay off about half of its workforce.
White Birch Paper Co. says that effective immediately it is closing its idled Stadacona paper mill in Quebec City “for good.”