Crofton

• Description
• Processes and products
• Permits
• Pollution and Treatment information

Description:

Location: Crofton

Owner: Catalyst Paper

Year built: 1957

Number of Employees: 1000

Processes And Products:

Process: Kraft , Thermo-Mechanical (TMP)

Production: 339,000 MT Directory Paper, 103,000 MT Newsprint, 319,000 NBSK Pulp (2005 Annual Report)

Products: Specialty paper, newsprint, market pulp

Final Products: Tissue, paper towel, newsprint, directories, Japanese comic books

Bleaching Process: Kraft, Elemental Chlorine Free (ECF)

Fuel Used: Salty hog, oil, gas, sludge

Permits:

Air: PA-01902

Landfill: PR-00506

Effluent: PE-00114

Pollution And Treatment Information:

Effluent Treatment: Primary clarifier, secondary UNOX, activated sludge system

Effluent Discharge: 150,126 cubic m/day (actual 2004)

Sludge Disposal: Power boiler incineration

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