Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry
Ontario Investing Almost $5 Million in Mass Timber Innovation
Ontario’s first cross laminated timber plant will create jobs and support the forestry sector
St. Thomas, ON – Jul 23, 2019
The Ontario government is opening the forest industry to jobs and promoting the use of sustainable renewable resources by investing in the province’s first cross laminated timber plant.
John Yakabuski, Minister of Natural Resources and Forestry, announced an investment of almost $5 million in Element5’s new facility, which will create over 60 jobs in St. Thomas.