September 2018

Metsä Tissue Mänttä, Finland, mill switches to LNG in tissue paper production from liquefied petroleum

September 25, 2018 - 21:34
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PORI, Finland, Sept. 25, 2018 (Press Release) -The LNG company Skangas and Metsä Tissue Corporation have entered into an agreement on the supply of liquefied natural gas (LNG) to the Mänttä tissue paper mill for production process use. At the mill in Mänttä, Finland, LNG will replace liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) in the paper drying process. The fuel switch from LPG to LNG will improve competitiveness and cut the company’s carbon dioxide emissions.

Metsä Tissue Mänttä, Finland, mill switches to LNG in tissue paper production from liquefied petroleum

September 25, 2018 - 21:34
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PORI, Finland, Sept. 25, 2018 (Press Release) -The LNG company Skangas and Metsä Tissue Corporation have entered into an agreement on the supply of liquefied natural gas (LNG) to the Mänttä tissue paper mill for production process use. At the mill in Mänttä, Finland, LNG will replace liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) in the paper drying process. The fuel switch from LPG to LNG will improve competitiveness and cut the company’s carbon dioxide emissions.

California bans plastic straws at dine-in restaurants except by request

September 25, 2018 - 19:58
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SACRAMENTO, CA, Sept. 25, 2018 (SFGate) -Gov. Jerry Brown says California needs to eliminate plastic that people use once and throw away, and on Thursday he took a step in that direction — signing a bill that makes the state the first in the U.S. to ban restaurants from handing out plastic straws unless a customer asks for one.

KSH Solutions selected as engineering partner for Origin Materials’ new demonstration-scale plant for bio-based chemicals in Ontario

September 25, 2018 - 16:32
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MONTREAL , Sept. 24, 2018 (Press Release) -KSH Solutions Inc. has been selected by Origin Materials as engineering partner for the construction of a new demonstration-scale production plant in Sarnia to turn biomass into bio-based chemicals used in plastics and other materials.  KSH is providing detailed engineering, procurement, and field engineering services for the project.

Canada forest sector seeks federal partnership to support innovation, trade and healthy forests

September 25, 2018 - 15:56
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OTTAWA, Sept. 24, 2018 (Press Release) -Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) will appear before the Finance Committee of the House of Commons tomorrow (Tuesday), as part of pre-budget consultations. In doing so, the Association representing 230,000 forest sector workers will seek investments to accelerate innovation, commitments to improve competiveness and increase trade, and support for a vision to secure healthy forests for future generations.

Morcon Tissue installs new S-70 winder from Italian tissue converting manufacturer United Converting

September 25, 2018 - 11:19
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EAGLE BRIDGE, NY, Sept. 21, 2018 (Press Release) -Morcon Tissue has invested in a new S-70 winder from the world-renowned manufacturer, United Converting. This state of the art piece of equipment will allow Morcon to better service its customers, introduce new products and significantly increase their capacity of wound products. Morcon and UC are very excited to build upon their strategic partnership that began in 2016.

A.Celli successfully starts up TM2-iDEAL Tissue machine at Yibin Paper's mill in China

September 25, 2018 - 09:26
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LUCCA, ITALY, Sept. 25, 2018 (Press Release) -The TM2-iDEAL Tissue machine at Yibin Paper was successfully started-up on September 15, 2018, after an intense period of installation and commissioning. The TM2 is designed for a design speed of 1800m/min, an operating speed of 1600 m/min, and an untrimmed roll width of 2850 mm.

The scope of supply for the tissue machine consists of an Approach Flow system, acomplete set of Cresent Former tissue machines, a MCS control system, an Air system and a Dust Removal system.

CEPI Eurokraft and EUROSAC announce European Paper Bag Day on Oct 18

September 25, 2018 - 08:57
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STOCKHOLM and PARIS , Sept. 25, 2018 (Press Release) -“The Paper Bag” platform, Europe’s leading kraft paper manufacturers’ and paper bags producers’ association, springs into action by launching the VERY FIRST European Paper Bag Day on 18 October 2018. The annual action day aims to raise awareness among consumers about paper carrier bags as sustainable and efficient packaging of the future that contributes to fighting environmental pollution. “The Paper Bag” is looking forward to the first event in 2018.

ECMA highlights important issues, development and changes influencing folding carton industry at its annual congress in Riga, Latvia

September 25, 2018 - 06:52

THE HAGUE, The Netherlands, Sept. 25, 2018 (Press Release) -At the 51st edition of our congress over 200 industry leaders have visited the beautiful Latvian capital Riga for the annual ECMA Congress. This year’s congress theme was an excellent umbrella for the hot topics which are dominating the news like Brexit, Blockchain Technology, Cryptocurrencies, and the Plastic Soup.

Gasum-subsidiary Skangas to supply liquefied natural gas for Metsä Tissue's Mänttä mill in Finland

September 25, 2018 - 06:10
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TANANGER, Norway , Sept. 25, 2018 (Press Release) -The LNG company Skangas and Metsä Tissue Corporation have entered into an agreement on the supply of liquefied natural gas (LNG) to the Mänttä tissue paper mill for production process use. At the mill in Mänttä, Finland, LNG will replace liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) in the paper drying process. The fuel switch from LPG to LNG will improve competitiveness and cut the company’s carbon dioxide emissions.

Gasum-subsidiary Skangas to supply liquefied natural gas for Metsä Tissue's Mänttä mill in Finland

September 25, 2018 - 06:10
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TANANGER, Norway , Sept. 25, 2018 (Press Release) -The LNG company Skangas and Metsä Tissue Corporation have entered into an agreement on the supply of liquefied natural gas (LNG) to the Mänttä tissue paper mill for production process use. At the mill in Mänttä, Finland, LNG will replace liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) in the paper drying process. The fuel switch from LPG to LNG will improve competitiveness and cut the company’s carbon dioxide emissions.

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