Bleached Softwood Pulp

Canfor Pulp operates the Prince George, Intercontinental, and Northwood Pulp Mills in Prince George, BC, Canada. The mills all produce ECF 90 pulp from a mixture of softwood species indigenous to the north central interior of British Columbia. The highly versatile fibre properties of our bleached pulp make it suitable for use in the manufacturing of a wide variety of products, especially those requiring the highest tensile strength.

Our bleached softwood pulp offers superior strength and brightness. Bleached pulp is available at the following brightness levels:

Full Bleached Pulp
Brightness % ISO as produced 87 88 89 90
Dirt ppm            9 9 or 4 9 or 4 2
Viscosity mPa.s 15 15 15 18
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Canfor Pulp Ltd. pulps are made under the ISO 9001 and 14001 management programs to ensure consistency in quality, service and protection to the environment. Canfor Pulp Ltd. pulps are manufactured in compliance with FDA 21 CFR 176.170 and 176.180, German recommendation XXXVI, CONEG heavy metals and EC directive 94/62/EC. Certificates of compliance to all applicable regulatory requirements will be supplied upon request.

Chain of Custody Status

Any of the pulps from the Intercon, Prince George and Northwood mills can be allocated under a PEFC Chain of Custody (KPMG2563). Please contact your Canfor Pulp sales executive for more information.

The pulp and fibre properties listed on the typical property sheets are based on long‐term averages. Results on individual samples may vary from the values listed above. Pulp Evaluations are done using a 12‐inch Andritz Refiner. Handsheets are prepared and tested based on PAPTAC/TAPPI/ISO procedures and are conditioned at 50% Relative Humidity at 23°C.