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News Pulp & Paper General
June 11, 2020  

Northern Pulp appeals cleanup order, pauses environmental assessment

Production stopped after Nova Scotia rejected its request to continue pumping treated effluent into a nearby treatment lagoon.

News Forestry Manufacturing General
August 7, 2019  

Closing NS pulp mill would cost 2,700 jobs, decimate industry: Unifor

Facing a January 2020 deadline to shut down a treatment facility that sends effluent into the Boat Harbour lagoon.

News Manufacturing Pulp & Paper Economy General
January 3, 2019  

NS prepares for worst on controversial pulp mill: ‘No easy solution here’

Proposes to dump more than 62 million litres per day of treated waste into the Northumberland Strait fishing grounds.

News Forestry Government Manufacturing Pulp & Paper Business Operations General Sustainability
September 26, 2016  

West Fraser Mills facing environmental charges in Alberta

Charges related to the release of a substance in Sept. 2014 not immediately reported to the provincial government.

News Manufacturing Pulp & Paper Business Operations General Operations Production
October 19, 2015  

BC pulp mill’s maintenance closure extends into 2016

Paper Excellence Canada blames poor market conditions for the extended closure.

News Forestry Manufacturing Pulp & Paper Business Operations General Operations Production
December 10, 2014  

Domtar to invest $160 at Ashdown mill

Will convert a paper machine to a fluff pulp line to produce up to 516,000 metric tons per year.

Feature Energy Manufacturing Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Production Sustainability Technology
June 20, 2013  

Taking the heat

Hot air recovery saves New Brunswick mill $40,000.

News Pulp & Paper Business Operations Production Sustainability
March 26, 2013  

Tembec to sell NBSK pulp mill for $89 million

Skookumchuck, BC mill manufactures pulp for tissue applications.