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  July 2011
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The New PAPTAC Website is Online!

Entirely designed to facilitate exchanges between the members of the Association, the new PAPTAC website offers members a privileged access to technical and business information in the pulp, paper and forestry fields. We invite you to visit the new website and discover this new platform for the paper and forest industry and its advancement.
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Launch of "J-FOR"
The Association is proud to announce the upcoming launch of its new scientific and technological publication J-FOR: The Journal of Science and Technology for Forest Products and Processes.
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4th Edition of the Seminar "Improving Paper Machine Efficiency and Productivity"

The seminar will take place on October 18 and 19 at FPInnovations, Pointe Claire, QC. The preliminary program and registration form are available here
Canfor Pulp Opens New Innovation Center
Canfor Pulp Limited Partnership announced three new major investments at the opening of the Canfor Pulp Innovation Centre in Burnaby, C-B.
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The Fundamental and Applied Pulp and Paper Modelling Symposium 2011 will be held August 24-26 at Concordia University, Montreal, QC, Canada. Visit the FAPPMS website to know more about the program and registration process.
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Communities Events


PAPTAC's Technical Communities play an essential role in exchanging information on a variety of issues related to operation optimisation. To learn more about the Technical Communities, visi theTechnical Communities Section
To participate in one or several of them, please contact Thomas Perichaud
(514) 392-6956 tperichaud@paptac.ca


4th edition of the Seminar "Improving Paper Machine Efficiency and Productivity"

October 18 and 19, 2011, Pointe Claire, QC

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Spotlight Publication: The Research Forum on Recycling Anthology CD-ROM, compiling all presentations from the 1rst to the 9th Forums is now available. PAPTAC members can benefit from a preferential member rate, solely by ordering via Email, fax or phone (not online). Learn more
You can order various printed and electronic publications 24/7 on www.paptac.ca

Click Publication List for an overview of all available documents. To order, simply click Order Form

PAPTAC Standard Testing Methods are procedures to measure the properties of pulp and paper products and of materials associated with the manufacture of these products. Standard Methods E.2, E.5, C.1, D.14, D.20P and D.29 have recently been revised. To consult the list of available methods, click This link



All the articles which have been published by PAPTAC in Pulp & Paper Canada magazine are available in electronic version on our website. To access the most recent peer-reviewed articles, click here



The Engineering Data Sheets are kept up to date by PAPTAC's Technical Communities and bring together many types of design and process information from a variety of fields for use in the industry. To access the entire documents, visit the section Engineering Data Sheets with your username and password.



PaperWeek Canada, the major canadian gathering for the advancement of the pulp and paper, will take place at hotel Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth in Montreal, from January 31st to February 2nd, 2012. The Call for Papers is under way. Learn more
  To see current job lists or to post an opening, visit the Job Corner on PAPTAC's website.
Fundamental and Applied Pulp and Paper Modelling Symposium 2011 (FAPPMS 2011) - August 24-26, 2011, Montreal, CANADA www.fappms.org
Seminar Progress in Paper Physics 2011 - September 5- 8, 2011, Graz, AUSTRIA
ABTCP 2011 - October 3-5, 2011, Sao Paulo, BRAZIL www.abtcp2011.org.br
Seminar "Improving Paper Machine Efficiency and Productivity - October 18-19, 2011, Pointe Claire, CANADA
PAPEREX 2011 - December 10-12, 2011, New Delhi, INDIA www.paperex-india.com
Refer to the Detailed Calendar for more information about the upcoming events.
Do you want to send comments, suggestions, or do you wish to share news/info with your colleagues of the Pulp and Paper industry?
Write us at tech@paptac.ca
740 Notre Dame W. Suite 1070, Montreal, QC H3C 3X6 - Tel: (514) 392-0265 - Fax: (514) 392-0369 - Email: tech@paptac.ca