Job Opportunity: PPC Lab Technician
UPDATE: This job position has now been filled (April 4, 2016)
UPDATE: The job posting is now closed (March 14.16) The Pulp and Paper Centre is currently accepting applications for a full-time Lab Technician to work with the Energy Reduction in Mechanical Pulping research program.
Clean water no longer a pipe dream
Madjid Mohseni, PPC Faculty Associate, has been working with remote and First Nations communities for more than 15 years to develop local, reliable water treatment systems. In this Q&A, he explains how his team helped design a water treatment system for a First Nations community in Lytton, B.C.
ProDev Courses for Engineering Students
The Pulp and Paper Centre offers various professional development courses, open to all Engineering students, including Coop. Get hands-on experience, gain technical skills and knowledge before applying for jobs in industry. Limited registration now open.
Intro to Pulp & Paper Technology Course – Registration Open
Limited registration for Introduction to Pulp and Paper Technology course is now open. Course runs April 13-15, 2016.
Q&A with David McDonald
Interview with guest speaker David McDonald, President of JDMcD Consulting Inc. and former Vice-President, University Programs and Strategic Partnerships at FPInnovations.
Latest PPC newsletter is now available.
Boeing, Canadian Aviation Industry Launch Sustainable Aviation Biofuel Project
A consortium that includes Boeing will assess whether forest waste could also be harnessed to produce sustainable aviation biofuel using thermochemical processing.
Cast-off cedar logs used for more than just heating at UBC
PPC faculty associate and assistant professor Heather Trajano is extracting valuable compounds from western red cedar waste wood (used to for heating and energy generation at UBC).
Advancing The World’s Bio-Economy
As featured on UBC's Office of the Vice President Research & International
Winter Holiday Paper Crafts Class
At PPC's Winter Holiday Paper Crafts class you will make beautiful holiday greeting cards, handmade wrapping paper, tree ornaments as well as plantable flower paper. Stay for the full 4 hours or pop in for a while.