Zellstoff Celgar

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


Location: Castlegar

Owner: Mercer International Inc.

Year built: 1961

Processes And Products:

Process: Kraft

Production: 430,000 T/Yr

Products: Norther Bleached Softwood Kraft (NBSK) Pulp

Markets: Europe, Asia

Final Products: Market Pulp

Bleaching Process: Elemental Chlorine Free (ECF)

Fuel Used: Hog fuel, gas


Air: PA-03080

Landfill: PR-01768

Effluent: PE-01272

Pollution And Treatment Information:

Effluent Treatment: Spill ponds, primary and secondary clarifiers, aerated biological pond, sludge handling – dewatering system

Effluent Discharge: 150,000 cubic m/day (Permit level)

Sludge Disposal: Landfill

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