Industrial Section

Industrial Section

Port Townsend Paper Corporation

Comment period

The Dept of Ecology comment period on Port Townsend Paper Corporation's proposed Power Boiler No. 10 upgrade and air pollution control project ended December 19, 2014. For more information, please read the: For additional information, read the following support documents: This information is also available at the Port Townsend Public Library, 1220 Lawrence Street, Port Townsend, WA.

On December 15, 2014 starting at 6 p.m., we held a public meeting followed by a hearing on this action at Fort Worden's Commons Company A, 200 Battery Way, in Port Townsend.

Location & History

PTPC is located at 100 Mill Road in Port Townsend, Washington. Built by National Paper in 1927, it was purchased by:
  • Crown Zellerback in 1940
  • Haindl in 1983
  • Port Townsend Paper Acquisition Co. Inc. in 1997
  • Port Townsend Holdings in 2007
The mill's wastewater treatment facility discharges treated process effluent into Port Townsend Bay.


PTPC provides about 325 jobs and produced about 625 tons/day of unbleached Kraft pulp and 267 tons/day of old corrugated cardboard pulp between September 2004 and June 2012. The unbleached pulp is either sold or processed into paper for sale.

Additional Resources

Facility Site Number: 34516979

Location and Mailing address:

    100 Mill Road
    Port Townsend, WA 98368
Ecology Contact: