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Seven Quebec and Ontario sawmills are now owned by a specialty cellulose company based in Florida. Rayonier Advanced Materials has greatly diversified its product line with the acquisition of Tembec. more

Dec 1, 2017 12:00 AM News

A new device developed by University of Minnesota researchers will make it easier for experts to identify a deadly tree disease. more

Nov 30, 2017 12:00 AM News

The first thing you notice when you walk into the office of Lever Architecture, in Portland, Oregon, is the smell: fresh, sweet, and vaguely Christmassy. more

Nov 29, 2017 12:00 AM News

Canada is taking its softwood lumber case to the World Trade Organization, setting in motion a potentially years-long fight against the United States before the international commercial body. more

Nov 29, 2017 12:00 AM News

Oregon’s Department of Environmental Quality has been working for the past year on a set of rules, known as Cleaner Air Oregon, aimed at regulating emissions produced by industrial facilities. more

Nov 29, 2017 12:00 AM News

Hornepayne Lumber and Hornepayne Power are receiving a $4 million equity investment from an alliance of three First Nation communities in northeastern Ontario. more

Nov 28, 2017 12:00 AM News

Today, FPAC and the Canadian Council of Forest Ministers, were proud to present the Skills Awards for Aboriginal Youth at the Conference Board of Canada’s National Summit on Indigenous Youth and Natural Resource Development in Calgary. more

Nov 28, 2017 12:00 AM News

Tolko Industries Ltd. said it is committed to rebuilding its Lakeview mill in Williams Lake, B.C. after it was damaged by fire. more

Nov 28, 2017 12:00 AM News

A major Camas, Wash. paper mill will be shutting down, impacting between 280 and 300 jobs. As first reported by our news partners The Columbian, Georgia-Pacific announced Tuesday they will halt a large portion of its operations in Camas. more

Nov 27, 2017 12:00 AM News

Tom Shafer’s business is mining trees. It’s not really harvesting; maybe re-harvesting. “Recovering a forgotten forest” is his company motto. more

Nov 26, 2017 12:00 AM News

A massive and uncontrollable buildup of mountain pine beetles in Jasper National Park is starting to explode into commercially valuable forests along its boundaries. more

Nov 26, 2017 12:00 AM News

Canfor Southern Pine announced today that it will make a $28 million expansion to its Moultrie facility. more

Nov 25, 2017 12:00 AM News

Though the hemlock woolly adelgid may stretch less than a millimeter in size, its destructive effects widely surpass its size and a recently-announced $1.2 million lab will soon be working to exterminate it entirely. more

Nov 25, 2017 12:00 AM News

Forestry, energy and mining are the targeted sectors for the federal government’s new $155-million program that will fund clean technology projects, helping to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and improve environmental outcomes. more

Nov 24, 2017 12:00 AM News

Two Canadian-based companies, both in recent years having purchased and now operating multiple sawmills in the US South, are considering building greenfield sawmills in the South. more

Nov 24, 2017 12:00 AM News

A coalition of municipal and Indigenous leaders, chambers of commerce, unions, and forest professionals are going to Queen’s Park on November 22 to dispel misinformation about Ontario’s forest sector. more

Nov 23, 2017 12:00 AM News

As I look around at folks who carry paper protest signs on sticks and ask you to bring tissues to an event that celebrates the death of a renewable resource. more

Nov 22, 2017 12:00 AM News

An experienced research leader will take over as president and CEO of FPInnovations on Dec. 14. Stéphane Renou replaces Pierre Lapointe, who has held this position since December 2008. more

Nov 22, 2017 12:00 AM News

A recent global benchmarking survey from Wood Markets (FEA-Canada) has once again placed mills of the US South at the top. more

Nov 21, 2017 12:00 AM News

Weeks after an onslaught of blazes first ignited in Northern California’s famed wine country, authorities say they’re close to fully extinguishing each of the devastating wildfires. more

Nov 18, 2017 12:00 AM News

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