Mill manager Tom Paisley and technical specialist Larry Cross were on hand at a Port Alberni city council meeting to answer questions on air quality raised last month by resident Jacques Savard.
Catalyst "does far better" than what B.C. governmental standards are as far as their best environmental practices, Paisley said.Read more
The contract value has not been announced.
The AMEC team has started mobilisation and set-up, with the EPCM to follow. Completion is scheduled for 2013.Read more
The license renewal for Cellu, which was purchased last year by Clearwater Paper, Spokane, Wash., is effective May 2.
The license provides more public recreation and environmental protections than were previously required.Read more
Presenting a report to the eThekwini health department on Wednesday, the paper mill's chief operations officer, Clinton van Vught, said almost 11 tons of sulphur dioxide air pollution was emitted daily in 1999.
This had been reduced to about 3 tons a day in 2005, and to about one ton last year.Read more