Georgia-Pacific to Close Bellingham, Wash., Operations in December
G-P has announced to employees in Bellingham, Wash., the tissue papermaking and converting operations there will be shut down permanently in December. More than 200 employees will be affected.
"The employees at Bellingham have maintained a strong commitment to safe operations and producing quality products," said Sean Fallmann. "Rising costs for energy, fiber, freight have had a significant impact on the long-term competitiveness of the mill. Part of G-P's strategy is having globally-competitive manufacturing assets."http://mygp.srv.gapac.com/portal/site/g ... 57162d82a/