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BCIC selects four promising research projects

The BC Innovation Council has launched its Ignite Awards program with the selection of four research projects in natural resources and applied sciences. BCIC awarded $838,000 to the projects which leveraged more than $1.8 million from other sources. To be eligible, the projects must demonstrate commercial and technical viability as well as the ability to…

PAPRICAN opens EvaluTree division in Vancouver

The Pulp and Paper Research Institute of Canada (PAPRICAN) has officially opened its EvaluTree division to provide analysis of wood and wood fibre quality. Located at its Vancouver R&D facility, the EvaluTree facility was created with $6.5 million in funding from the Canada Foundation for Innovation, the BC Knowledge Development Fund and PAPRICAN. Services will…