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CHBE Research Day 2017

January 26-27, 2017 marks the annual CHBE Research Day, a graduate student-driven initiative to strengthen relations with industry at the graduate level and to facilitate collaborations.

We can see the future for the trees

We can see the future for the trees

Despite its reputation, forestry is not only sustainable, it’s flexible… and it’s set to bring us countless innovations in the coming decades.

PPC Researcher Kui Pan (centre), PPC Faculty Associate Sheldon Green (right) and Mechanical engineering researcher Srikanth Phani (left)

UBC Researchers plumb the secret of tissue paper

Canada’s tissue manufacturers are now much closer to producing the perfect paper, thanks to new UBC research.

Professor James Olson with post-doctoral research fellow Hayder Salem in the Pulp and Paper Centre lab.

Advancing Applied Science Research

The FBP Institute is maximizing BC’s natural resource advantage to lead the bio-revolution: extracting high-value products from bio-mass to create alternative and sustainable materials, energy and chemicals.

Job Opportunity

Job Opportunity

Catalyst Paper’s Crofton mill is recruiting.

30th Anniversary seminar video’s now available

PPC’s 30th Anniversary Open House – keynote speeches now available for viewing.

2 Seminars with Profs Blanco and Negro

Join us on August 23rd to hear 2 exciting presentations from Visiting Professors Angeles Blanco and Carlos Negro, Professors, Chemical Engineering, University Complutense, Madrid

Latest issue of Pulp Digest out now!

PPC’s quarterly newsletter.

French-press coffee maker press inspires ‘drying’ discovery

French-press coffee maker press inspires ‘drying’ discovery

Removing water from liquid-solid mixtures rapidly and effectively has long been a particular challenge for industries such as papermaking, wastewater treatment and mining.

Dr. Santa Ono to become UBC President and Vice Chancellor