PPC is located adjacent to The University of British Columbia’s engineering departments and the Faculty of Forestry. The building itself contains 2,200 net square metres of offices and laboratories. These include a high headroom laboratory, high-serviced general purpose laboratories (including chemical pulping, mechanical pulping and wet-end chemistry laboratories), a machine shop and a seminar room. Offices and laboratories in the building are devoted to staff and researchers (graduate students, postdoctoral fellows, research engineers) of PPC’s faculty associates.
The Centre contains several specialized laboratories including: