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Paper or Digital? Keep Me Posted North America Launches to Protect the Consumer’s Right to Choose

Paper or Digital? Keep Me Posted North America Launches to Protect the Consumer’s Right to Choose

CHICAGO (December 3, 2018) – Keep Me Posted (KMP) today announced the launch of its campaign in North America. KMP is a global advocacy campaign working for the right of every consumer to choose, free of charge, how they receive important information from their service providers – on paper or electronically.

Overseen by Two Sides North America, the KMP North America campaign will focus on educating and challenging corporations that are removing consumer choice and charging fees for paper. The campaign will coordinate with KMP global campaigns already launched in several European countries and Australia.

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Cascades doubles its production of moulded pulp packaging with acquisitions in the United States

Cascades doubles its production of moulded pulp packaging with acquisitions in the United States

KINGSEY FALLS, QC , Dec. 6, 2018 - Cascades Inc. (TSX: CAS), a leader in the recovery and manufacturing of green packaging and tissue products, is pleased to announce the ...

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Career Insights: NBCC Students Visit Irving Pulp & Paper Mill

Career Insights: NBCC Students Visit Irving Pulp & Paper Mill

This fall, J.D. Irving, Limited (JDI) hosted six classes of New Brunswick Community College (NBCC) students at its Pulp and Paper mills around Saint John. The students ha...

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Resolute makes top 100 list of Canada’s leading R&D spenders

Resolute makes top 100 list of Canada’s leading R&D spenders

Resolute has been ranked one of Canada's Top 100 Corporate R&D Spenders in 2018, marking the eighth year in a row we've made this prestigious list.

The Top 100 ranking...

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Staying Ahead of the Curve in Changing Times

Staying Ahead of the Curve in Changing Times

When brands and consumers expect packaging and labels to do more than their basic functions of communicating information and protecting a product, it raises the stakes fo...

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West Fraser Announces Temporary Production Curtailments in British Columbia

West Fraser Announces Temporary Production Curtailments in British Columbia

Vancouver, B.C. – Today West Fraser announced it will implement temporary production curtailments over the holiday period at four of its British Columbia sawmills. The Com...

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Buckman Announces Global Paper Division Price Increase - Effective January 1

Buckman Announces Global Paper Division Price Increase - Effective January 1

MEMPHIS, Tenn., USA – Buckman, a global company specializing in innovative chemical and smart solutions, announced global price increases for its paper division. The incr...

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Catalyst Paper Corporation lays off employees in Powell River

Catalyst Paper Corporation lays off employees in Powell River

With Christmas just a few weeks away, some Catalyst Paper Corporation employees in Powell River have received bad news. Workers are being laid off because of a temporary ...

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Deputies: Falling stack of wood kills worker at West Fraser mill

Deputies: Falling stack of wood kills worker at West Fraser mill

MAXVILLE, Fla. - One person died Friday morning in an accident at the West Fraser sawmill in Maxville, according to the Clay County Sheriff's Office.

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The secret in B.C.'s forests

The secret in B.C.'s forests

Few people are aware that British Columbia's beaten-up forests are now releasing more planet warming carbon dioxide than all other provincial sectors combined, or that th...

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N.S. to release response to forestry practice report

N.S. to release response to forestry practice report

Nova Scotians will learn more today about the future of clear-cutting and other forestry practices in the province.

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Increasing Cardboard Box Recycling at Home

Increasing Cardboard Box Recycling at Home

Cardboard boxes — corrugated packaging, in industry speak — are the most widely-recycled packaging material in the nation. In 2017, nearly 90 percent of cardboard boxes u...

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Canadians are willing to pay more for sustainable packaging

Canadians are willing to pay more for sustainable packaging

The latest sustainability study from Asia Pulp and Paper found a growing number of Canadians are willing to pay more for food if it helps the environment. The annual surv...

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AF&PA Statement on Signing of Trilateral Trade Agreement

AF&PA Statement on Signing of Trilateral Trade Agreement

American Forest & Paper Association (AF&PA) President and CEO Donna Harman issued the following statement regarding the signing of the trilateral trade agreement ...

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Canada's Forest Sector Congratulates The Federal Government for Signing The USMCA

Canada's Forest Sector Congratulates The Federal Government for Signing The USMCA

The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) congratulates the federal government on the signing of the US-Mexico-Canada (USMCA) trade agreement today in Buenos Aires...

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Data Drives Decisions in 21st-Century Manufacturing

Data Drives Decisions in 21st-Century Manufacturing

In 21st-century manufacturing, data is king. Data analysis is often a key factor in helping business leaders make informed decisions that drive business strategy, perform...

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New federal investment will help boost number of women in Canada’s forestry sector

New federal investment will help boost number of women in Canada’s forestry sector

Project will help women access good middle class jobs by creating more inclusive workplaces

November 29, 2018 – Ottawa, Ontario – Status of Women Canada

The Government is c...

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