PO Box 549 Station Main
New Glasgow, NS B2H 5E8
Established in 1967, Northern Pulp manufactures 280,000 tonnes of pulp annually and indirectly supports thousands of jobs throughout Nova Scotia (about 1,700 employments in mill operations such as sawmills). The mill produces 23 megawatts of green energy and as a result is predominantly self-sufficient in energy (generating over 90% of our electricity requirements). Northern Timber carries out sustainable forestry activities on over one million acres of Nova Scotia timberland, planting over 2.5 million trees annually. Northern Pulp and Northern Timber are owned by Northern Resources Nova Scotia Corporation.
For over 30 years Pictou has exemplified the Paper Excellence’s commitment to environmental sustainability through the cultivation and maintenance of its own nursery.The Mill currently plants native seedlings grown at a seedling nursery (comprised of 27 greenhouses) and tree orchards in Debert, Nova Scotia, with the capability of producing in excess of 10 million seedlings annually. Our Debert nursery supplies our entire planting operation as well as other forestry companies in the Province.