Wisconsin Paper Council
Coalition Lead Applicant: Wisconsin Paper Council
Project Title: A Wisconsin Forest Products Cluster: A Catalyst for Sustainable, Enduring Transformation
Region (applicant-defined): 35 counties in Northern Wisconsin
Cluster Sector(s): Natural Resources; Transportation, Distribution, and Logistics
The coalition, led by the Wisconsin Paper Council, aims to support Northern Wisconsin's forest products cluster. If provided an implementation grant, the coalition proposes to address the reinvestment of a forest economy. The proposed projects include building an R&D forest-fiber-paper-packing facility; generating recycling renovation; creating new markets for maple wood; and developing related training.