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May 05, 2015, 13:31 ET

Canada's forest industry outdoes competitors in environmental credentials

OTTAWA, May 5, 2015 /CNW/ - The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) is pleased that the Canadian forest sector continues to score well in...

May 01, 2015, 10:01 ET

A New Buyers' Guide to Canada's Forest Products: The superior responsible choice

OTTAWA, May 1, 2015 /CNW/ - The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) and PwC have released an updated Buyers' Guide to Canada's...

Apr 21, 2015, 17:52 ET

Forest industry welcomes budget help for collaborative research and innovation

OTTAWA, April 21, 2015 /CNW/ - The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) is grateful that today's federal budget continues the federal...

Apr 02, 2015, 13:11 ET

Canada's forests and its natural cycles

OTTAWA, April 2, 2015 /CNW/ - The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) and its members understand and embrace the value and importance...

Mar 20, 2015, 09:43 ET

Canadian Forest Industry celebrates International Day of Forests with focus on climate change

OTTAWA, March 20, 2015 /CNW/ - The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) is underscoring the crucial role played by the forest sector...

Mar 05, 2015, 14:08 ET

Canada's forest products industry leads the world in environment-friendly forest management

OTTAWA, March 5, 2015 /CNW/ - The Canadian forest products industry now has 43% of the world's independently certified forests or more than 160...

Feb 12, 2015, 16:13 ET

Forest industry welcomes trade action against China

OTTAWA, Feb. 12, 2015 /CNW/ - The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) applauds the federal government for pursuing trade action...

Dec 10, 2014, 08:18 ET

Ontario student wins Forest Products Skills Award for Aboriginal Youth

WINNIPEG, Dec. 10, 2014 /CNW/ - The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) has awarded the third annual Skills Award for Aboriginal Youth to...

Nov 18, 2014, 12:31 ET

BC Aboriginal Business wins Forest Products Award

VANCOUVER, Nov. 18, 2014 /CNW/ - The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) and the Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business (CCAB) are...

Oct 02, 2014, 12:04 ET

Union and forest industry share common vision on green jobs

TORONTO, Oct. 2, 2014 /CNW/ - As the Good Jobs Summit opens this weekend, the forest products industry and Unifor are pledging to work...

Oct 01, 2014, 16:57 ET

Time to leverage academic talent to support forest industry transformation

OTTAWA, Oct. 1, 2014 /CNW/ - The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) is urging the federal government to support further transformation of...

Sep 26, 2014, 12:46 ET

Forest Industry supports European trade deal

OTTAWA, Sept. 26, 2014 /CNW/ - As a broad supporter of free trade, the Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) today welcomed the signing...

Sep 25, 2014, 14:24 ET

Forest industry offers Skills Award for Aboriginal Youth

OTTAWA, Sept. 25, 2014 /CNW/ - The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) is opening up nominations for its annual Skills Award for...

Sep 23, 2014, 14:43 ET

Ontario decision on taller wood buildings is boost for Forest Industry

OTTAWA, Sept. 23, 2014 /CNW/ - The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) applauds the decision by the Government of Ontario to allow...

Sep 08, 2014, 15:22 ET

Canadian forest products industry underscores commitment to environment

OTTAWA, Sept. 8, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) says Canada has one of the best records in the world when it...

Jul 02, 2014, 15:09 ET

Launch of Aboriginal business award for forest industry

OTTAWA, July 2, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) and the Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business (CCAB) today...

Jun 26, 2014, 09:52 ET

Forest products industry poised to develop more cutting edge innovations

CALGARY, June 26, 2014 /CNW/ - The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) says Canada's forest companies are well positioned to develop new...

Jun 17, 2014, 07:34 ET

Forest industry report card: progress made on ambitious goals of Vision2020

OTTAWA, June 17, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) today released its first report card on Vision2020,...

Feb 11, 2014, 18:00 ET

Budget is welcome boost for forest industry transformation

OTTAWA, Feb. 11, 2014 /CNW/ - The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) appreciates  the additional support for innovation and sector...

Feb 06, 2014, 13:14 ET

Independent study showing safety of wood buildings welcomed by forest industry

OTTAWA, Feb. 6, 2014 /CNW/ - The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) is pleased with the release of a study showing that the type of...