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CANADA GROWS ON TREES: CELEBRATING CANADA’S 150th

February 2, 2017 Press Releases

Canada grows on trees. And as Canadians gear up to celebrate our nation’s birthday on July 1st Forest Products Association of Canada will be counting down 150 days by sharing 150 daily facts about our industry on Facebook and Twitter. The forest sector has played a vital role in Canada’s history since before Confederation and […]

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DUCKS UNLIMITED CANADA AND FORESTRY LEADERS LAUNCH INNOVATIVE COLLABORATION ON BOREAL FOREST WETLAND CONSERVATION

January 12, 2017 Press Releases

Wetlands and waterfowl in Canada’s boreal forest will be the beneficiaries of a new program launched by Ducks Unlimited Canada (DUC) and forestry sector leaders. The partnership is a visionary approach to sharing knowledge and resources to advance sustainable forest management and wetland stewardship in the boreal forest, an area that offers one of the […]

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FOREST INDUSTRY APPLAUDS PRE-BUDGET REPORT AS GOOD FOR SECTOR INNOVATION

December 8, 2016 Press Releases

The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) is pleased that the House of Commons Standing Committee on Finance has put forward recommendations that will help support forest sector innovation and transformation. The committee tabled its pre-budget report yesterday. It recommends that the Government of Canada strengthen its commitment to Canada’s forestry sector including support for the […]

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YOUNG CANADIAN RESEARCHER CHOSEN TO VIE FOR GLOBAL INNOVATION AWARD

November 29, 2016 Press Releases

The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) is pleased to announce that a PHD graduate from McGill University, Goeun Sim, has been chosen as the Canadian finalist for the global Blue Sky Young Researchers Innovation Award, based on her exciting and environmentally leading proposal to advance innovation in the forest products sector. Dr. Sim’s research […]

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