A Certificate of Appreciation was presented to Dr. Adriaan van Heiningen of the University of Maine for his leadership in the advancement of the Forest Biorefinery.
|The award was received by Xuejun Zhou of FPInnovations|
The first Certificate of Appreciation was presented in 1965.
Purpose and Objectives
To recognise individuals who have provided exceptional services to PAPTAC and/or the Canadian pulp and paper industry.
Nature of Award
A certificate and a gold pin.
Open to any individual (member or non-member) who has made a special and unique contribution, or has provided valued, long-term service to the Association and/or the Canadian pulp and paper industry.
The names of candidates, along with an explanation of their contribution, may be submitted to the Executive Council at any time.
Each candidate will be judged subjectively on the basis of the impact that his/her contribution has had on the Association and/or industry, either from a single project or activity or through long-term service.
The Executive Council of PAPTAC will form the judging committee.
Presentation of this award will be made at the PAPTAC Annual Meeting.