May 2018

Resolute Forest Products announces $52.3 million strategic investment plan for its pulp mill in Saint-Félicien, QC

May 14, 2018 - 09:16

SAINT-FÉLICIEN, QC, May 14, 2018 (CNW) -Resolute Forest Products Inc. today announced a $52.3 million strategic investment plan for its Saint-Félicien pulp mill, located in the Lac-Saint-Jean region of Quebec. The announcement was made at a press conference attended by Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard, and many dignitaries and company employees.

Södra enters into partnership with Dutch airlines company KLM to conduct feasibility study to produce green fuel

May 14, 2018 - 09:13
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VAXJO, Sweden, May 14, 2018 (Press Release) -Södra has signed a letter of intent with KLM to conduct a joint feasibility study to examine the possibility of producing green jet fuel. In parallel, Södra will become the first company in Sweden to join KLM’s Corporate Biofuel Programme, with the aim of supporting growth in demand for fossil-fuel-free alternatives in the aviation sector.

Södra enters into partnership with Dutch airlines company KLM to conduct feasibility study to produce green fuel

May 14, 2018 - 09:13
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VAXJO, Sweden, May 14, 2018 (Press Release) -Södra has signed a letter of intent with KLM to conduct a joint feasibility study to examine the possibility of producing green jet fuel. In parallel, Södra will become the first company in Sweden to join KLM’s Corporate Biofuel Programme, with the aim of supporting growth in demand for fossil-fuel-free alternatives in the aviation sector.

Fedrigoni to present new IMAGINATIVE COLOURS swatch book for coloured papers at Packaging Première in Milan, Italy from May 15-17

May 14, 2018 - 08:34

VERONA, Italy, May 14, 2018 (Press Release) -Packaging Première – 15, 16, 17 May: the exhibition of materials and solutions for luxury packaging.

Packaging solutions for the world of cosmetics, perfumery, spirits and giftware.

The second edition is scheduled in the new MI.CO – Milan Congress venue. It is the place where brands, designers and producers meet to find new stimuli and project design.

Germany-based Marbach signs joint venture contract with Masterwork for its new production plant in Tianjin, China

May 14, 2018 - 04:12

HEILBRONN, Germany, May 9, 2018 (Press Release) -Marbach signed a joint venture contract at the end of 2017 with Masterwork (MK), a Chinese manufacturer of machines and systems for the packaging industry. After completing all the necessary formalities in spring 2018, preparations for the new Marbach production location in China are currently in full swing. Production at the Tianjin plant is scheduled to start in summer 2018.

Mondi presents its new "shoppingworld by Mondi" umbrella brand for shopping bags at Let’s paper the world 2018 summit in Prague, Czech Republic

May 14, 2018 - 02:15

VIENNA, Austria, May 11, 2018 (Press Release) -With the new umbrella brand “shoppingworld by Mondi”, the company offers a full-range paper portfolio for non-food and food shopping bag applications in brown and white – now including recycled fibre variants alongside the well-established virgin fibre grades.

DS Smith receives ‘Paper Recycling Business of the Year’ award at Awards for Excellence in Recycling & Waste Management 2018 in London

May 14, 2018 - 01:57

LONDON, May 11, 2018 (Press Release) -DS Smith is delighted to confirm that it has been awarded ‘Paper Recycling Business of the Year’ at the prestigious Awards for Excellence in Recycling & Waste Management 2018.

UK-based retailer Co-op to launch deposit and return scheme trial with reverse vending machines to increase recycling and reduce marine pollution

May 11, 2018 - 09:07
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MANCHESTER, UK, May 11, 2018 (Press Release) -Co-op will become the first UK retailer to launch a deposit and return scheme (DRS) trial with reverse vending machines, as part of its commitment to increase recycling and reduce marine pollution.

Smurfit Kappa wins two awards for innovative automotive and Point of Sale packaging solutions at WorldStar Packaging Awards 2018

May 11, 2018 - 06:33

DUBLIN, Ireland, May 10, 2018 (Press Release) -Smurfit Kappa has won awards for innovative automotive and Point of Sale (POS) packaging solutions in the renowned WorldStar Packaging Awards.

The first product was the engaging AlphaBooks display produced for the IF gifts company. Smurfit Kappa designers created a bespoke POS display which gave a 360o degree view of the quirky, letter-shaped notebooks.

UK government announces new Environmental Principles and Governance Bill to ensure environmental protections after Brexit

May 11, 2018 - 04:58
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LONDON, May 10, 2018 (Press Release) -Environmental Principles and Governance Bill announced as consultation launches on new body to hold government to account.

A new Environmental Principles and Governance Bill will ensure environmental protections will not be weakened as we leave the EU, the government has confirmed.

A consultation has started today on the contents of the Environmental Principles and Governance Bill, which will establish a world-leading body to hold government to account for environmental outcomes.

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