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ENERGY: Simpson isn’t doing anything new

Re: “Simpson a green model” (TNT, 6-22).

As one who spent approximately 25 years in the pulp and paper business in positions that included maintenance superintendent, plant engineer and plant manager, I found the article quite interesting. I couldn’t help thinking, “Welcome to the 1980s.”

I read the article several times trying to find the new, cutting-edge practices that Simpson is employing in order to become a “green model.” Perhaps they weren’t included in the article?

Biomass boilers have been part of the pulp and paper industry for the better part of three decades. Potlatch Corp. in Idaho was

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