Stories tagged: columbia pulp
Sun., Aug. 12, 2018
Like gold from straw: Columbia Pulp plants promise to turn wheat straw into marketable product, revitalize small towns
What happens at Columbia Pulp in the coming weeks and months could have big implications, not just for Pomeroy and surrounding communities, but for the entire paper industry.
UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 18, 2017
Columbia Pulp will have a groundbreaking and community tour next week for its $184 million plant, which will use straw to make pulp for paper production.
UPDATED: Mon., July 31, 2017
A pulp mill planned for southeastern Washington will extract cellulose from wheat and alfalfa straw, turning a waste product into a commodity. Columbia Pulp expects to begin operations in late …