How communities can become divided as the interests of heavy industry are pitted against the natural environment.
Has a 270,000-megatonnes per annum capacity of high-yield hardwood pulp.
No details from the province for three months, Friends of the Northumberland Strait are frustrated.
Tied to whether emission and effluent discharge targets are reached by the new system.
Pulp mill plans to dump effluent daily into Northumberland Strait, they fear impact on lobsters, other seafood businesses.
Company’s plan and spotty environmental record is creating tension in Pictou.
Two incidents involving discharge coming from the mill that was found to be harmful to fish.
Critics of the paper tariffs say it’s US newspapers that will ultimately be harmed.
Other options should be explored, with rigorous research to assess the impact.
US department of Commerce claims Canadian exporters underpriced uncoated groundwood paper by between 0 and 22.16%.
Mercer claimed competing pulp mills in the province received more favourable treatment over purchase/sale of power.
Carr okay with a global approach similar to what the Liberal government did for the softwood lumber industry.
Shortage can be addressed by better working conditions and compensation: USW.
Investments directed at facility expansion and new equipment for two Quebec plants.
Study suggests planting species of softwood that are proven to be more resilient in warm climates.