Unique Hands-On Co-op for Public Relations Students

Thursday, October 26, 2017

Two unique co-op experiences this summer were with the communications and branding team. Emily Leet and Josh McIntyre were welcomed as the newest members of the group and jumped right in to developing video content, advertisements and employee engagement materials for digital and social media.



Monday, October 23, 2017

In 1995, the pulp mill owned by Irving Pulp & Paper, Limited invested $300 million to modernize and significantly improve the mill’s environmental performance. This investment allowed the mill to become compliant with the newly released federal emission regulations by using world-first technology.


Annual Midland Truck Pull a Success in Greater Moncton

Monday, October 16, 2017

The competition was fierce, but two teams emerged as champions at the 3rd annual Pulling for the United Way truck pull on September 16 in front of an energetic crowd on Main Street in downtown Moncton, New Brunswick.


$47,250 Awarded in Tree Planter Scholarships

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Since 2010, J.D. Irving, Limited (JDI) has awarded scholarships to tree planters who are starting or returning to school the following year. To date, $454,500 has been awarded to full-time students who have planted trees across JDI-owned or managed lands. The 2017 season had 58 students awarded a total of $47,250.


Biodiversity in New Brunswick - Bryophytes

Wednesday, October 04, 2017

Bryophytes are moss or ground vegetation that grows in our forests. Growth of bryophytes in the forest is evidence of a healthy and growing forest. J.D. Irving, Limited (JDI) is teamed up with Université de Quebec en Abitibi Témiscamingue to sample and monitor the growth of bryophytes on JDI's freehold land. The study involves sampling every bryophyte species that are found within a designated area, which will determine favorable stands for bryophyte growth.


Pulp and Paper Division Awards Nine Scholarships

Tuesday, October 03, 2017

Since 2013, the Pulp and Paper Division of J.D. Irving, Limited (JDI) has awarded 44 post-secondary scholarships to employees’ children. Recently 9 students were awarded scholarships at a ceremony at Irving Paper in Saint John, New Brunswick.