Pulp and Paper Centre

We are moving into a new phase of the resumption of on-campus research at PPC. Please check our Building Safety Plan PPC and Intermediate plan for more details on how PPC is staying safe.

Additional PPC lab safety plans are available here:

PPC 108 – Workspace Safety Plan – Dec 2020

PPC 114 – Workspace Safety Plan – Feb 2021

PPC 116 – RNG team Amendment – Feb 2021

Prof. Mark Martinez – Workspace Safety Plan – Feb 2021

Prof. James Olson – Workspace Safety Plan – Feb 2021

Performance Biofilaments – Workspace Safety Plan – Feb 2021



A University-Industry Partnership for Innovation and Education
The Pulp and Paper Centre (PPC) is an inter-disciplinary, cross-faculty research centre with specialized laboratories and offices for graduate students, post doctoral fellows, research engineers and faculty who conduct research for the benefit of the current and future pulp and paper industry. PPC serves to bring together faculty and student researchers to work collaboratively with the manufacturing industry, utilities, supplier industry, consultants and government agencies. PPC also serves as a point of entry for the industry looking to the university for innovative solutions, new technology and educational programs. PPC brings together the faculties of Applied Science, Forestry and Science, with participation of the Departments of Chemical and Biological Engineering, Civil Engineering, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Metals and Materials Engineering, Chemistry and the School of Architecture.

Read the Director’s Message.