By: Howe Sound Pulp & Paper  09-12-2011
Keywords: Pulp and Paper, Paper Manufacturers

Our product expertise and superior technology make us one of the highest quality paper manufacturers in North America.

Our customers regularly rate Howe Sound Pulp and Paper as a preferred paper supplier. You can expect our paper to stand up to the demands of higher printing-press speeds and the increased use of colour in today’s newspapers and directories. Howe Sound paper has outstanding run ability, making us a top performer in the pressroom.

Our Metso paper machine can produce over 230,000 tonnes per year of mechanical printing papers.

Howe Sound paper grades are designed specifically for our customers’ pressroom requirements. A rigorous quality-control process allows us to track all of the details of your product’s manufacture, right back to the chips selected.

Howe Sound’s paper machine was designed to meet demanding Japanese newsprint standards in newsprint manufacture. This capability allows us to meet the expectations of our world-wide customers.

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Howe Sound?s cedar kraft pulp blends are the preferred product of manufacturers looking for a light, fine, soft and smooth tissue fibre with excellent wet-strength and low porosity. Howe Sound?s quality and environment management systems are registered to the ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 standards. Our specialty pulps offer premium reinforcing abilities that are greatly valued by our customers.


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Maintain a Management System for the tracking of the fibre, including annual audits and management reviews to ensure the controls and documentation are effective and maintained. HSPPC has established a Chain of Custody & Controlled Wood System that provides a linkage between certified forests and the raw material we use in our manufacturing process. Howe Sound Pulp and Paper Corporation is committed to environmentally sound business practices.



These requirements are so high that currently, Howe Sound Pulp and Paper is the only mill in Canada that can consistently meet these standards. Howe Sound looks forward to becoming the preferred supplier of quality North American newsprint on the West Coast. We produce it in the form of thick sheets which are then baled and shipped to our customers around the world.



Forest practice regulations in BC and Canada are among the most stringent in the world, demonstrating leadership in forestry policy regulation, a high level of certification, and experience with a results-based system. Our chip suppliers provide a reliable flow of high-quality chips made as a by-product from BC?s sawmilling industry. The rest of the log, as well as those logs not suitable for higher-value products, are made into chips.