July 26, 2012


PAPTAC welcomes the 2012-2017 Forest Industry Strategy announcement by the Quebec Government

Greg Hay
Executive director

  The Quebec Government, recently revealed a strategic plan for the Transformation of the Forest Sector for 2012-2017. The plan proposes a vision for the Quebec Forest Industry, acknowledging the progress it has made in recent years and supporting the future development of innovative technologies to diversify wood-based products and tackle new markets for the pulp & paper industry.

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New Leadership for the
Maintenance Community

Andre D. Murphy
Manager, Maintenance & Engineering
Tolko Industries, Kraft Papers Division
With more than 25 years of experience in the kraft paper industry, Andre Murphy remains focused on driving achievement and success in maintenance reliability and increased paper production for improved performance and operational efficiency. Andre brings insight, knowledge and leadership in managing the challenges faced within maintenance of the pulp and paper industry today.
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Bleaching Community
Spring Meeting Recap

Paul Earl,
Bleaching Community Chairman
The Spring 2012 meeting of the PAPTAC Bleaching Community was graciously hosted by Domtar Inc. in Dryden Ontario, June 11-13. Forty-four attendees were present, including members from 13 different pulp mills and pulp & paper companies.
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