Posts Tagged ‘MediaIdeas’
Filed under: Specialty Cellulose Production
Ottawa’s Historic Pulp & Paper Region On The Rebound
by Trevor J. Murphy on Jul 7th, 2011
After several years of downturn, Ottawa’s historic pulp & paper region is on the road to recovery thanks to new innovations in the sector. “The Ottawa region’s forest products firms are rebounding as the industry shifts from an emphasis on pulp and newsprint to specialty, high-end products,” the Ottawa Citizen reported this week. Over the last decade, companies such as Glatfelter Inc. have doubled their plant’s capacity where they...
Filed under: Dissolving Pulp
Growing Tech Sector Spurs Creativity In Pulp & Paper
by Trevor J. Murphy on Apr 28th, 2011
Over the past decade, the pulp and paper industry has experienced first hand the ramifications of a growing cultural shift that sees consumers using technology in lieu of paper. Whether it’s reading an e-book on your iPad, checking out the latest edition of your favorite magazine on the Internet, or sending a message via social media outlets or e-mail instead of an old fashioned letter, the tech sector has single handedly caused a once lucra...