March 1, 2013


PAPTAC Biorefinery Course - June 9-11, 2013, Vancouver, BC

Paul R. Stuart
Course Leader
Chemical Engineering Department
École Polytechnique de Montréal

PAPTAC is very pleased to announce the very first edition of the PAPTAC Biorefinery Course to be held June 9-11 at the Vancouver Sheraton Wall Center.

"We are extremely happy to be launching this brand new course which will really be a first of its kind, featuring a world-class faculty from experts around the world and going further than ever in such a comprehensive course on forest biorefinery"
- Greg Hay, Director, PAPTAC.

The Biorefinery course will seek to provide the knowledge and tools for forest industry leaders, technology providers and consultants to develop biorefinery strategies and better understand emerging biorefinery technologies and their design/implementation in a business strategy.

Further information on the full programming and registration will be made available shortly.
This course is jointly co-sponsored by PAPTAC and TAPPI.

Now Available: J-FOR Vol 2 Issue 4, with a special edition on the 3rd Int'l Forest Biorefinery Symposium at PaperWeek
Spring 2013
Bleaching Community Meeting

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Special Guest Editor: Mariya Marinova, École Polytechnique de Montréal, Symposium Chair

We are pleased to be sending you the fourth issue of J-FOR's volume 2. We hope you will enjoy this special issue of J-FOR dedicated to PaperWeek Canada's 3rd International Forest Biorefinery Symposium.
Click here to access J-FOR Vol 2 issue 4

Paul Earl, Bleaching Community Chairman

Weyerhaeuser in New Bern, North Carolina, is pleased to be hosting the Spring 2013 Meeting of the PAPTAC Bleaching Community, June 3-5, 2013.
The technical session theme for this meeting will be " Bottlenecks, Downtime, and Bleach Plant Performance"
Click here
for details and registration

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