Layoffs, shutdowns are causing economic and social pain as thousands of workers, their families and communities face uncertain futures.
Plants produce 9 million cases of tissue products annually and employ 213 workers.
Hundreds of jobs lost as BC forest companies close or curtail more than 24 mills.
One line at the two-line mill will operate on a reduced schedule starting on Sept. 5.
Temporary curtailment, expected to start in August, will impact 67 unionized employees.
Under provincial legislation, the kraft pulp mill has less than 15 months to overhaul how it processes wastewater.
Second phase of a major upgrade project to build a world-class particleboard, TFL facility.
Forest products company had mounted a $250-million claim against the Canadian government in early 2012.
US department of Commerce claims Canadian exporters underpriced uncoated groundwood paper by between 0 and 22.16%.
Redeveloped site will have an annual production capacity of 125,000 tonnes.
Carr okay with a global approach similar to what the Liberal government did for the softwood lumber industry.
Department of Commerce claims US industry damaged by subsidized Canadian imports.
Purchase of Florida company counters dwindling paper demand.
Lumber Liquidators to pay $13.2 million for illegally sourcing wood.
They say Canadian paper subsidies hurt the state’s industry.