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Aug 09, 2017, 19:04 ET AWPPW rejects GP/Koch Industries contract offer

The Association of Western Pulp and Paper Workers (AWPPW) Local 5 and Georgia Pacific (GP), wholly owned by Koch Industries, have been in contract...


Jul 25, 2017, 16:34 ET AWPPW: Ponderay Newsprint Labor Dispute Alert

The Association of Western Pulp and Paper Workers (AWPPW) has given Ponderay Newsprint the ten (10) days written notice of termination of the Labor...


May 10, 2017, 17:33 ET Union Strike Approved for Ingevity Specialty Chemicals Plant

AWPPW Local 675 members have conducted a strike authorization vote with a 96% approval to authorize the Local Union Bargaining Board to call a...


Feb 24, 2017, 08:00 ET AWPPW-CPU Union Rejects Ingevity Chemical's latest Contract Offer

Association of Western Pulp and Paper Workers (AWPPW) Local 675 CPU is resuming negotiations with Ingevity Corporation for a new Labor Agreement at...


Jul 25, 2014, 19:24 ET Unions pass out MOLD leaflets at Quadrant (Weyerhaeuser) Model Homes

The following is being released by the Association of Western Pulp & Paper Workers. Date: July 25th, 2014 Contact: Greg Pallesen AWPPW Vice...


Nov 03, 2011, 14:17 ET Ponderay Newsprint Workers Strike Over Safety Demands, Unfair Labor Practices

Ponderay Newsprint Company workers who work at a paper mill in Usk went on strike this morning at 7 a.m.  Workers plan to return to the job at...