April 2018

SAICA Pack completes series of upgrades to increase performance capacity at its Ashbourne corrugated plant in The UK

April 23, 2018 - 06:33
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  • ZARAGOZA, Spain, April 23, 2018 (Press Release) -
  • SAICA PACK Ashbourne have streamlined their business to meet ever increasing customer demand through a range of recent investment upgrades.
  • In 2017, SAICA PACK Ashbourne received an A* BRC global standards rating.

SAICA Pack completes series of upgrades to increase performance capacity at its Ashbourne corrugated plant in The UK

April 23, 2018 - 06:33
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    ZARAGOZA, Spain, April 23, 2018 (Press Release) -
  • SAICA PACK Ashbourne have streamlined their business to meet ever increasing customer demand through a range of recent investment upgrades.
  • In 2017, SAICA PACK Ashbourne received an A* BRC global standards rating.

Ahlstrom-Munksjö announces Euro 9 million investment for decor paper production in Germany and specialties production in France

April 23, 2018 - 06:13
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HELSINKI, April 23, 2018 (Press Release) -Ahlstrom-Munksjö has decided on two investment projects, totaling EUR 9 million, both with attractive financial returns. This supports Ahlstrom-Munksjö’s strategic ambition to maintain a leading position in selected niches of the global fiber-based solutions market that offer positive growth outlook and are supported by sustainable market drivers.

These projects will not materially impact current year’s capital expenditure plan. The capital expenditure guidance for 2018, published on February 13, 2018, remains unchanged.

UK-based AB Sugar announces sustainability commitments to convert 100% of its plastic packaging is reusable, recyclable, biodegradable or compostable by 2030

April 23, 2018 - 06:02
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    PETERBOROUGH, The UK , April 23, 2018 (Press Release) -
  • Commitment to ensure 100% of plastic packaging is reusable, recyclable, biodegradable or compostable by 2030
  • First sugar company to make Group-wide sustainability commitments of this nature
  • Bold commitment to reduce end-to-end water and CO2 use by 30% by 2030
  • AB Sugar to provide scientific diet and health advice to over 25 million around the world

AB Sugar today launches a bold set of commitments with the aim of becoming the world’s leading sustainable sugar business.

Valmet successfully starts up two Advantage DCT 200 tissue machines at Lee & Man's Chongqing mill in China

April 23, 2018 - 03:41
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ESPOO, Finland, April 23, 2018 (Press Release) -Valmet recently made two successful Advantage DCT 200 tissue line startups at Lee & Man's tissue mill at Chongqing, China. The first machine in the startup queue was TM13, which started producing high quality paper right from the start on January 18. The second startup was on March 3, when just as good tissue paper hit the reel on TM15.

Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems to provide steam turbine power generation system for pulp and paper mill in Sumatra, Indonesia

April 23, 2018 - 03:13
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  • YOKOHAMA, Japan, April 18, 2018 (Press Release) -
  • New equipment at mill in Sumatra will start operations in year end 2019
  • Dual-use system to provide both power and steam supply for production processes

BAP signs bamboo purchase agreement for production of sanitary papers; announces $60M Nicaraguan bio-refinery and paper mill

April 20, 2018 - 17:55
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VANCOUVER, BC, April 20, 2018 (Business Wire) -BAP Industries of Guatemala is pleased to announce the signing of a 10-year exclusive Bamboo Purchase Agreement with United States based EcoPlanet Bamboo Group for 100% of the off-take from its sustainably grown Nicaraguan bamboo plantations, as part of a strategic alliance with Advance Pulp and Paper Machinery AP&P Machinery of British Columbia, Canada.

BAP signs bamboo purchase agreement for production of sanitary papers; announces $60M Nicaraguan bio-refinery and paper mill

April 20, 2018 - 17:55
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VANCOUVER, BC, April 20, 2018 (Business Wire) -BAP Industries of Guatemala is pleased to announce the signing of a 10-year exclusive Bamboo Purchase Agreement with United States based EcoPlanet Bamboo Group for 100% of the off-take from its sustainably grown Nicaraguan bamboo plantations, as part of a strategic alliance with Advance Pulp and Paper Machinery AP&P Machinery of British Columbia, Canada.

Mackenzie Pulp Mill Corp in British Columbia fined $900K for releasing deleterious effluent

April 20, 2018 - 17:53
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MACKENZIE, BC, April 20, 2018 (CNW) -Canadians value a safe and clean environment. Environment and Climate Change Canada's enforcement officers work hard every day to make sure individuals and companies are respecting the environmental laws that protect our water, air, wildlife, and their habitats.

American Eagle Paper Mills to receive 2018 Governor's Award for Environmental Excellence for its $8 million Project Phoenix in Pennsylvania

April 20, 2018 - 12:53
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TYRONE, PA, April 18, 2018 (Press Release) -Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf announced today that American Eagle Paper Mills will receive a 2018 Governor's Award for Environmental Excellence for its Project Phoenix. The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) chose 23 organizations from more than 60 applications. Applicants were evaluated for their degree of environmental protection, innovation, partnership efforts, economic impact, consideration of climate change and sustainability with results achieved.

American Eagle Paper Mills to receive 2018 Governor's Award for Environmental Excellence for its $8 million Project Phoenix in Pennsylvania

April 20, 2018 - 12:53
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TYRONE, PA, April 18, 2018 (Press Release) -Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf announced today that American Eagle Paper Mills will receive a 2018 Governor's Award for Environmental Excellence for its Project Phoenix. The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) chose 23 organizations from more than 60 applications. Applicants were evaluated for their degree of environmental protection, innovation, partnership efforts, economic impact, consideration of climate change and sustainability with results achieved.

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