Since 1915, PAPTAC has been dedicated to improving the technical and professional capabilities of its members, and to the advancement of the pulp and paper industry.

Pulp and Paper Technical Association of Canada

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29 March 2023

Passing of David McDonald

David McDonald 5 February 1951 - 21 March 2023 It is with sadness that we learned of the passing of David McDonald on March 21st at the age of 72.…
20 February 2023

PAPTAC CENTRAL: Bleaching Committee Spring Meeting 2023

PAPTAC’s Bleaching Committee Spring 2023 meeting will be held April 18-20 in Fredericton, NB, hosted by Aditya Birla Nackawic Mill. The first two days of the meeting (April 18th and…
PaperWeek 2023PaperWeek
12 February 2023

PaperWeek FLASH: Another successful conference delighted participants

A World-Class Program Delighted PaperWeek's Participants The 2023 PaperWeek edition rewarded participants with another stunning program and an incredible mill participation, with 746 mill employees among a total of 950…

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Each technical committee brings together members that share common interests, experiences and challenges in their respective fields.


PAPTAC provides a wide source of technical publications including textbooks, conference preprints, monographs, standards, data sheets, glossaries and modules.

PaperWeek Canada is PAPTAC’s flagship conference & tradeshow serving the pulp & paper, and forest products industry.

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