News release

Northern Pulp Focus Report Submitted

Northern Pulp submitted a focus report for its proposed effluent treatment plant in Pictou County to the Environment Department today, Wednesday, Oct. 2.

The report will be available online within 14 days once department staff have done a preliminary check to confirm it is complete.

Once it is posted online, Nova Scotians will have 30 days to share their comments as part of the environmental assessment process. A decision on the proposed effluent treatment plant will be made within 39 days after the public comment period ends.

Quick Facts:

  • the environment minister directed Northern Pulp to submit a focus report on March 29.