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News General
September 16, 2020  

FPInnovations completes phase 1 of biodegradable disposable masks

Second phase is expected to lead to an entirely made-in-Canada solution for face coverings.

News General
August 10, 2020  

FPInnovations to develop biodegradable face mask filters

Canadian pulp and paper mills will manufacture the product aiming for domestic and international markets.

News Forestry Manufacturing General
May 27, 2019  

$23M forest TMP-Bio project commissioned by FPInnovations, Resolute

The thermo-mechanical-pulp biorefinery produces lignin and sugars for use in the development of wood-based products.

News Forestry Manufacturing General
January 22, 2018  

Resolute and FPInnovations invest $21M in bio-chemicals from wood pilot

Converts wood chips to a sugar stream and a hydrolysis lignin stream but does not produce pulp.

Feature Automotive Manufacturing Transportation Sustainability Technology
August 17, 2017  

Autonomous shuttling

Tech project tackles winter challenges.

News Manufacturing Business Operations Sustainability
February 14, 2013  

Global construction points the way for forest products

FPAC study says new products will help add $20 billion by 2020.

News Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Technology
September 22, 2011  

Canadian R&D partners develop CO2-busting truck trailer

A new, aerodynamic semi trailer developed by three industry partners and Université Laval will reduce CO2 emissions and lower fuel costs related to North American freight.

News General
July 26, 2011  

Lignol signs 5-year development deal

FPInnovations and Lignol will advance cellulose applications

News Manufacturing Business Operations Sustainability Technology
June 3, 2011  

Biotech JV now has a name: Celluforce

Quebec demo plant to manufacture nanomaterial extracted from trees

News Production
April 19, 2011  

More value from each tree

Catalyst Paper and Domtar are investing in generating power and developing new materials from their manufacturing processes.

News Energy Sustainability
April 11, 2011  

Lignin resin developed for oriented strand board

Lignol Energy is applying its High-Performance Lignin in the development of its first renewable chemical product, which will be used to make oriented strand board.

News Sustainability
December 13, 2010  

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.