Georgia-Pacific to Invest $80M in Alabama Production Facility

July 29, 2022

Georgia-Pacific LLC, parent company of GP PRO, announced plans to invest more than US$34 million in its GP Cellulose Alabama River mill near Monroeville, Alabama.

The expansion project will increase the facility’s ability to produce fluff pulp as well as upgrade the plant’s infrastructure and logistics. Fluff pulp is used in a variety of hygienic disposable products, including nonwovens, feminine hygiene products, and diapers. Georgia-Pacific anticipates the enhancements will be completed by late 2023.

About GP PRO
Based in Atlanta, Georgia-Pacific and its subsidiaries are among the world’s leading manufacturers and marketers of bath tissue, paper towels and napkins, tableware, paper-based packaging, office papers, cellulose, specialty fibers, nonwoven fabrics, building products, and related chemicals. The company operates approximately 150 facilities, employs approximately 30,000 people directly, and creates nearly 89,000 jobs indirectly. GP PRO, a division of Georgia-Pacific, manufactures and sells well-known brands like ActiveAire®, Angel Soft® Professional Series, Brawny®, Compact®, Dixie®, Dixie Ultra®, enMotion®, and Pacific Blue™. GP PRO products meet restroom, foodservice, and break room needs for office buildings, healthcare, foodservice, high-traffic, lodging, retail, and education facilities, plus a wide range of industrial and manufacturing facilities in North America. For more information, visit