October 9, 2014

WEEKLY NEWS UPDATE
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PAPTAC Launches Fellowship Program for 100th Anniversary


In order to recognize outstanding individuals who have demonstrated a long-term and significant contribution to either the Association, the pulp & paper and forest products industry or the advancement of science and technology in the industry, PAPTAC is proud to launch its Fellowship Program as part of the centennial anniversary celebrations.
Individuals who will have been nominated as a result of their career body of work will be named PAPTAC Fellows, and will constitute a group of select members who embody some of the great demonstrations of leadership that PAPTAC stands for.
"The PAPTAC Executive Council is proud to introduce this special initiative. We feel it is important to emphasize the impact that some of the most talented individuals have had on this industry and the Association" - Daniel Archambault, Executive VP and COO, Kruger Inc., PAPTAC Chairman.
The first fellowships will be presented during PaperWeek Canada 2015 and the inaugural list of PAPTAC fellows will be announced in the coming months.

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ECBLRBAC Fall Meeting
  LC Refining Webinar
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The Eastern Canadian Black Liquor Recovery Boiler Advisory Committee (ECBLRBAC) Fall Meeting for 2014 will take place Nov 17-20 in Ottawa ON / Thurso QC. For those intending on participating, please note to make your hotel reservations before October 18th. Reservations (and negotiated group rate) made after this date will be honored subject to availability.

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The PAPTAC Mechanical Pulping Community will hold a webinar entitled "LC refining" on November 6th, 2014 - 10:00-10:45 ET.
This webinar will be presented by James Olson, Associate Dean, Research & Industrial Partnerships - UBC; and Jens Heymer, Research Engineer - UBC.

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