Consumer Campaign Lessons

What is a Consumer Campaign? A consumer campaign pressures manufacturers and distributers to provide products for sale which are currently unavailable. Each campaign will have its own set of criteria for what makes an improved product. Manufacturers tend only to...

2006 Millwatch Archives

May 2006 Students Tax Selves For Recycled Paper In Victoria BC in April, Camosun College students voted 93 percent in favour of a college-wide change to 100 percent post-consumer recycled paper. The referendum asked whether students would pay a 30 cent per month levy...

2005 Millwatch Archives

November December 2005 The Smell Of Money: Hydrogen Sulphide And Suicide? By Angela K. Spivey, University of North Carolina School of Medicine Suicide rates two and three times the average in North Carolina counties may be linked to releases of hydrogen sulfide and...

2001 Millwatch Archives

Irving Pulp Goes For The Gold In Pollution Prevention February 2001 Irving Pulp and Paper says it is counting environmental coup with its new effluent treatment system, the result of six years of investment and trial and error. Basically, Irving had to do something...

Catalyst Paper Corp Crofton Division

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:...

P & T Harmac

Harmac Pacific • Description • Processes and products • Permits • Pollution and Treatment information Description: Location: Nanaimo Owner: Pope & Talbot Inc. Year built: 1950 Processes And Products: Process: Kraft Production: 1243 Adt/d Products: Pulp Bleaching...

Catalyst Paper Corp Port Alberni Division

Port Alberni • Description • Processes and products • Permits • Pollution and Treatment information Description: Location: Port Alberni Owner: Catalyst Year built: 1947 Number of Employees: 580 Processes And Products: Process: Thermo-mechanical (TMP) Production:...

Catalyst Paper Corp Powell River Division

Powell River • Description • Processes and products • Permits • Pollution and Treatment information Description: Location: Powell River Owner: Catalyst Paper Year built: 1912 Number of Employees: 700 Processes And Products: Process: Thermo-mechanical (TMP) Production:...

Neucel Specialty Cellulose

Port Alice • Description • Processes and products • Permits • Pollution and Treatment information Description: Location: Port Alice Owner: Western Pulp Year built: 1918 Processes And Products: Process: Dissolving Sulphite Production: 566 Adut/day unbleached sulphite...

Scott Paper

Scott Paper • Description • Processes and products • Permits • Pollution and Treatment information Description: Location: New Westminster Owner: Scott Paper Ltd Year built: 1922 Processes And Products: Process: Groundwood Tissue Mill Products: Tissue Bleaching...

Howe Sound Pulp & Paper

Howe Sound • Description • Processes and products • Permits • Pollution and Treatment information Description: Location: Port Mellon Owner: Canfor / Oji Paper - Joint Venture Year built: 1908 - rebuilt 1988 Processes And Products: Process: Kraft, Thermo-Mechanical...

Western Pulp Squamish

Woodfibre • Description • Processes and products • Permits • Pollution and Treatment information Description: Location: Squamish Owner: Western Forest Products Year built: 1918 Processes And Products: Process: Kraft Products: Pulp Bleaching Process: Kraft, Elemental...

Catalyst Paper Corp Elk Falls Division

Elk Falls • Description • Processes and products • Permits • Pollution and Treatment information Description: Location: Campbell River Owner: Catalyst Paper Year built: 1956 Number of Employees: 1000 Processes And Products: Process: Kraft , Thermo-mechanical (TMP)...

Zellstoff-Celgar

Zellstoff Celgar • Description • Processes and products • Permits • Pollution and Treatment information Description: Location: Castlegar Owner: Mercer International Inc. Year built: 1961 Processes And Products: Process: Kraft Production: 430,000 T/Yr Products: Norther...

Tembec- Skookumchuck

Crestbrook • Description • Processes and products • Permits • Pollution and Treatment information Description: Location: Skookumchuck Owner: Tembec Year built: 1968 Processes and products: Process: Kraft Production: 235,000 T Pulp Products: NBSK Pulp Final Products:...

Weyehaeuser/Kamloops

Kamloops Cellulose Fibres • Description • Processes and products • Permits • Pollution and Treatment information Description: Location: Kamloops Owner: Weyerhaueser Inc. Year built: 1965 Processes And Products: Process: Kraft Production: 430,000 T/Year Products:...

Cariboo Pulp & Paper

Caribou Pulp & Paper Co. • Description • Processes and products • Permits • Pollution and Treatment information Description: Location: Quesnel Owner: West Fraser Timber Co. 50%, Daishowa 50% Year built: 1972 Number of Employees: 330 Processes And Products:...