Boiler MACT Update – November

Posted by on Nov 1, 2014 in Sustainability | No Comments

T-Minus 457 days and counting! On January 31st, 2013, the EPA published a new rule known as Industrial Boiler MACT(Maximum Achievable Control Technology) that impacts our PB10 biomass boiler. Under this new rule the emissions limits for particulate matter (PM), carbon monoxide (CO), Mercury and HCl (acid gas) become more stringent. For PB10 the PM […]

What is SFI Certification?

Posted by on Oct 6, 2014 in Education | No Comments

Port Townsend Paper is certified under multiple sustainable forestry programs using third-party certification of our chain-of-custody and fiber sourcing standards. These certifications provide our customers with the highest standard of stewardship and traceability possible. Under these certifications we ensure: Exclusion of illegally harvested wood, old growth timber, and forests with high conservation values Exclusion of […]

PTPC Fiber Supply Donates Logs to Local Watershed Restoration Project

PTPC Fiber Supply Donates Logs to Local Watershed Restoration Project

In February, Port Townsend Paper, Evergreen Fiber Inc., and Hermann Brothers Trucking donated a load of Douglas-fir logs from our Eclipse logyard west of Port Angeles to the Northwest Watershed Institute for their Tarboo Creek Watershed Restoration project. The logs were donated as part of the Tarboo Creek project’s Plant-a-Thon. To help establish conifers in […]