N.S. Premier Denies Northern Pulp Extension – December 20, 2019

N.S. Premier Denies Northern Pulp Extension – December 20, 2019

N.S. Premier Denies Northern Pulp Extension – December 20, 2019

Nova Scotia Premier Stephen McNeil announces the province will not extend the Jan. 31 deadline for Northern Pulp to stop dumping wastewater into lagoons near Pictou County First Nation.

Paper Excellence CEO Brian Baarda and Unifor Atlantic regional director Linda MacNeil react to the decision, which will likely see the mill close with 300 lost jobs.