TAYLOR, B.C. – Canfor is reporting a confirmed case of COVID-19 at its Pulp Mill located in Taylor.

According to Canfor’s Senior Director of Communications Michelle Ward, there has recently been a confirmed case of COVID-19 at the Pulp Mill.

Ward says contact tracing was immediately conducted and cleaning protocols were quickly put in place at the mill.

Ward reports that the mill employee who tested positive for the virus is recovering at home and a small number of exposed employees are in self-isolation for 14 days as they monitor for symptoms.

Since the pandemic began, Canfor says they have implemented COVID-19 protocols to help protect their employees and to be prepared for dealing with any positive cases.