From Pulp & Paper Canada:

Columbia Pulp’s new $250-million straw pulp mill in Washington is undergoing its start-up process.

John Begley, the company’s CEO, tells Pulp & Paper Canada he anticipates the mill – located on the Lyons Ferry site outside Starbuck, Washington (two hours’ drive south of Spokane) – will be producing tree-free pulp by the end of the week.

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