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December 2018

Andritz to supply high-consistency bleaching and wet lap system to upgrade thermo ground wood line at Melhoramentos Florestal's facility in Fazenda Levantina Camanducaia, Brazil

December 03, 2018 - 05:37

GRAZ, Austria, Dec. 3, 2018 (Press Release) -International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Melhoramentos Florestal to supply a high-consistency bleaching and wet lap system with a capacity of 125 admt/d to upgrade the existing thermo ground wood line at Fazenda Levantina Camanducaia, Minas Gerais, Brazil.

Start-up is scheduled for the third quarter of 2019.

Leipzig University's new academic study reveals benefits of carbon fibre components for use in printing, papermaking and related industries

December 03, 2018 - 04:30

JULICH, Germany , Nov. 9, 2018 (Press Release) -A new academic study has verified the benefits of carbon fibre components for use in the printing, papermaking and related industries. Professor Dr. Lutz Engisch from the Leipzig University of Applied Sciences presented the results of his research for the first time at the Packaging & Decorative Conference in Turin yesterday.

Trend towards carbon fibre

Sustainable Brand Index lists top 5 most sustainable B2B brands in Sweden 2018

December 03, 2018 - 04:13
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STOCKHOLM, Dec. 3, 2018 (Press Release) -Sustainable Brand Index™ is The Nordics’ largest brand study on sustainability. Sustainable Brand Index™ measures the perception of a brand’s sustainability by consumers and decision-makers across sectors and countries. Next to a yearly brand-ranking, Sustainable Brand Index™ provides sustainability insights into markets, behaviours and stakeholder groups. The study has been conducted annually since 2011 from a consumer perspective (B2C) and for the first time in 2017 from a business-to-business perspective (B2B) in Sweden.

Thimm group to produce corrugated cardboard sheets for Nintendo Labo at three of its production plants in Germany

December 03, 2018 - 03:39

NORTHEIM, Germany, Dec. 3, 2018 (Press Release) -Nintendo Labo was this year’s game changer from Japanese console and video game maker Nintendo. It turns modular components made of corrugated cardboard into interactive gaming controllers that link directly with the Nintendo Switch TV console. As the European supplier for Nintendo Labo, Thimm is producing the technically challenging corrugated cardboard sheets at three of its German production plants.