Canadian Biomass Magazine

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NRCan forests report highlights growth of bioeconomy

Oct. 24, 2017 - Natural Resources Canada annual State of Canada’s Forests Report for 2017 includes a focus on the country's growing bioeconomy.

October 24, 2017  By Maria Church

“The production of advanced materials, green chemicals and renewable energy sources is helping Canada break into new product markets. As a result, Canada’s forest sector is emerging today as a leading actor in the burgeoning bioeconomy,” the report states.

The report spotlights biochar production in Quebec’s Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean region.

Read the full report here.


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