Objectives and Targets for 2015: Canfor Pulp

Certified Products

  • Incorporate the Taylor Mill into Canfor Pulp’s Multi-site FSC Controlled Wood Chain-of-Custody Certification.
  • Achieve an overall certified fibre supply level of 82%.

 Renewable Energy

  • Identify thermal energy savings opportunities from pulp manufacturing to achieve a 5% reduction at our Northwood facility.
  • Increase renewable energy generation to 1 million MWh.
  • Start the new 32-MW turbine-generator at the Intercontinental mill in Q1.


  • Reduce water consumption by 5% per unit of pulp produced at each mill.
  • Identify specific opportunities to reduce solid waste through ash reduction in biomass boiler operations and fibre loss reductions in the pulping processes.


  • Meet the company-wide medical incident rate of 2.0 or lower.


  • Expand partnerships with First Nations through activities coordinated through a company-wide First Nations Working Group.
  • Host community events in all of our operating communities.
  • Meet with mayor of each operating community.
  • Establish high school scholarships for forestry and trades related studies in all of our operating communities.
  • Support the 2015 Canada Winter Games for our north central BC communities, including a program for high school students.
  • Continue to enhance the new skills development and training program to facilitate effective and safe performance of tasks.