Pulp & Paper Industry Overview

Pulp & Paper Industry Overview - PPE150
Independent Study
This is a survey course designed to give the beginning student a broad understanding of the scope of the Ontario, Canadian and global pulp and paper industry. The size, socioeconomic value and product range of the industry will be studied. Basic coverage of the technologies used in product manufacture will be covered. The economics of the industry, including the integration with the saw milling industry will be dealt with. Problems facing the industry, some possible solutions and the likely shape of the industry in the future will be discussed.