Industrial Section

Industrial Section

Port Townsend Paper Corporation

Comment period notice

The Dept of Ecology invites you to comment on the following action for Port Townsend Paper Corporation (PTPC): Support documents include: Read the public comment notice for more information on the proposed project and where to send comments. Based on the number of requests asking for a hearing, we extended the comment period to end May 23, 2014. An open house, followed by a formal hearing, will take place:
  • Date: May 20, 2014
  • Open house 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
  • Formal hearing to collect oral comments starts at 7:00 p.m.
  • Location: Fort Worden's Commons, Company A, 200 Battery Way, Port Townsend, WA
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: