HELSINKI, April 8, 2016 (Press Release) -Kemira Oyj has successfully started up production in its new sodium chlorate plant located in Ortigueira, Paraná, Brazil. The sodium chlorate produced at the plant is used for on-site generation of chlorine dioxide, a key bleaching agent in bleached pulp production.
HOUSTON, April 4, 2016 (Press Release) -Kuraray America Inc. (Kuraray), a global leader in specialty chemical, fiber and resin production, celebrates the grand opening of its new, green-field KURARAY POVAL plant in Pasadena, Texas.
Paper and packaging companies have been largely driven by output volume. However, this is no longer sufficient, and new business models and processes can illustrate a successful path into the future. Many organizations are aiming to design a system that better balances demand with production, focuses on profitability, and can also yield a more efficient operations and control system. This transformation requires real-time digital information and control in a digital paper and packaging enterprise.