March 8, 2013


Pre-Symposium on NCC during ISWFPC - preliminary program announced
June 9-10, 2013

Jean Bouchard, Ph.D. Co-Chairman,
NCC Pre-symposium FPInnovations

Wadood Hamad, MA, Ph.D. Co-Chairman, NCC Pre-symposium CelluForce Inc.


Majestic Victoria, British Columbia, will host the first symposium dedicated to R&D advances in the growing field of cellulose nanocrystals (CNC). The 2-day event will have eminent invited speakers presenting 19 seminars on the fundamentals and applications of CNC, including nanocomposites and advanced functional materials for medical, engineering and sensor applications.

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Faculty announced for
PAPTAC Biorefinery Course
June 9-11, 2013
New Publication available

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

A three-day biorefinery course designed by Canadian experts in the pulp and paper industry targets forestry company decision-making, and will address a wide range of practical issues for biorefinery strategy and design.

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PAPTAC is pleased to add to our bookstore The Proceedings of the Fundamental and Applied Pulp & Paper Modelling Symposium 2011, containing many ground breaking articles relating Molecular Mechanics and Quantum Mechanics calculation of Pulp and Paper properties. The members of the Association benefit from the member rate of $150, non-member price is $180.
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for the order form

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