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Tall Wooden Buildings Reaching New Heights

September 16, 2016 Op Eds

You won’t read about it in the sports section any time soon, but a number of Canadian cities are competing in a high-stakes global race that will directly affect more than 200 of our communities. The cities – including Vancouver, Toronto, Montreal, Québec – are competing in an amazing race against a number of cities […]

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From Laggard to Leader

October 28, 2015 Op Eds

  THE CANADIAN FORESTRY SECTOR’S VIRTUOUS CYCLE ON CLIMATE CHANGE by David Lindsay, President and CEO, The Forest Products Association of Canada Droughts from California to British Columbia. Record-breaking   temperatures in Central Canada. Fires in Saskatchewan—all blamed on climate change. Yet as angst grows about the impact of climate change, so do fears that curbing […]

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Message to New Government: Canadian Forest Industry Will Help Reach Your Economic and Environmental Goals

October 23, 2015 Op Eds

By: David Lindsay, President and CEO, Forest Products Association of Canada *En anglais seulement* With the federal election now behind us, the new Prime Minister can and must promote the economy and the environment in the first few weeks of his mandate.  The foundation for both future economic stability and environmental sustainability will be laid […]

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