Green Bay Packaging's new containerboard PM in Wisconsin to start up in 1Q 2021; shuts down coal fire boilers, runs natural gas

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Green Bay Packaging's new containerboard PM in Wisconsin to start up in 1Q 2021; shuts down coal fire boilers, runs natural gas

December 03, 2019 - 10:13
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GREEN BAY, WI, Dec. 3, 2019 (ABC) -Green Bay Packaging says work on a $500 million paper mill is on schedule and the plant is expected to open in the first quarter of 2021.

The company announced Monday that it shut down its final coal boiler Dec. 1. Green Bay Packaging says that will reduce emissions by 90%.

Green Bay Packaging broke ground on the mill in August 2018. The new plant on North Quincy Street will replace the seven-decades-old Green Bay paper mill. 

ABC/WBAY -Green Bay Packaging says new mill construction on schedule

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