Natural Resources Canada

Natural Resources Canada

February 25, 2010 12:00 ET

Media Advisory/REMINDER: M.P. Colin Mayes to Announce Funding for Improved Environmental Performance of Pulp Mill

CASTLEGAR, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Feb. 25, 2010) - On Thursday, February 25, 2010, Colin Mayes, Member of Parliament for Okanagan–Shuswap, on behalf of the Honourable Christian Paradis, Canada's Minister of Natural Resources, will announce funding support from the Pulp and Paper Green Transformation Program for capital investments to improve the environmental performance of the Zellstoff Celgar Pulp Mill.

Please note that visitors are required to attend a mandatory mill safety briefing. Media are advised to arrive 20 minutes before the announcement is scheduled to begin.

Location: Zellstoff Celgar Limited, Celgar Pulp Mill
  Administration Building
  1921 Arrow Lakes Drive
  Castlegar, British Columbia
Date and February 25, 2010
Time: 10:00 a.m. PST

Contact Information

  • Natural Resources Canada, Ottawa
    Office of the Minister
    Margaux Stastny
    Director of Communications
    613-218-6961 (mobile)
    Natural Resources Canada, Ottawa
    Media Relations