January 2019

Finch Paper undertakes repairs to pulp digester after odor issues at NY mill

January 23, 2019 - 15:10
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GLENS FALLS, NY, Jan. 23, 2019 (PostStar) -A problem with Finch Paper’s pulp digester may have had city residents smelling rotten egg fumes Tuesday morning.

The state Department of Environmental Conservation said it investigated reports of odors and determined the Finch Paper mill was the source.

Finch Paper officials told the DEC that its pulp digester has been shut down since Sunday. As a result, it is transferring the liquid contents to its wastewater treatment system and solid contents to open-air bunkers.

A.Celli provides new 15’ iDEAL Forged YD for PartexTissue's mill in Bangladesh

January 23, 2019 - 07:54
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LUCCA, ITALY, Jan. 23, 2019 (Press Release) -At the end of last December, a new 15’ iDEAL Forged YD was shipped to the customer PartexTissue Ltd, in Bangladesh.

The latest generation Yankee is an integral part of the project for a complete turnkey plant consisting of an iDEAL-1800 Tissue Machine, a E-WIND T100 rewinder with three unwinders and the A.Celli R-WAY roll handling system.

DS Smith receives two awards at Display Superstar Award 2019 in Düsseldorf, Germany

January 23, 2019 - 06:04

LONDON, Jan. 23, 2019 (Press Release) -DS Smith is an established name at the display Superstar Awards. During the 25th event of the Oscar of the industry, the DS Smith display and packaging strategists again received awards for their creative innovations made of corrugated board. DS Smith's high-quality award-winning displays scored with their extraordinary design. Strong overall brand appearance and easy handling made the solutions convincing along the entire supply cycle thanks to real added value.

Third-party logistics provider Kane Is Able receives Boise Paper’s 2018 3PL of Year Award

January 22, 2019 - 12:22
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SCRANTON, PA , Jan. 22, 2019 (PRWeb) -Third-party logistics provider Kane Is Able, Inc. has received Boise Paper’s 2018 3PL of the Year Award for best overall distribution center performance. The award recognizes operational excellence in logistics throughout Boise Paper’s physical distribution system.

The Navigator Company listed on CDP Climate Change A List

January 22, 2019 - 12:12
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LISBON, Portugal , Jan. 22, 2019 (Press Release) -The Navigator Company has been rated as a global leader on corporate climate action by environmental impact non-profit CDP, achieving a place on the CDP Climate Change A List.

Diogo da Silveira, CEO of The Navigator Company said that "We are proud of this international recognition from CDP and our aim is to go even further: be a Carbon Neutral Company by 2035.”

SCA to present figures of total climate effects and contributions in combatting climate change in Stockholm on Feb 25

January 22, 2019 - 09:35
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SUNDSVALL, Sweden , Jan. 22, 2019 (Press Release) -At a seminar in Stockholm February 25, SCA will for the first time present figures of the total climate effects of the company’s operations.

“Our growing forests, as well as our products, brings substantial contributions to the work with combatting climate change”, says Ulf Larsson, CEO and President of SCA, who will participate in the seminar.

Lena Ek, Chairman of the Board of Södra, and Johan Kuylenstierna, Associated Professor of the Stockholm University, will also take part in the seminar.

Metsä Board listed on CDP's A list for both water security and climate change for second time

January 22, 2019 - 05:16
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ESPOO, Finland, Jan. 22, 2019 (Press Release) -Metsä Board has once again been highlighted as a global leader in corporate sustainability by CDP, a non-profit global environmental disclosure platform, by achieving a place on the CDP A List for both climate change and water security. This is the fourth consecutive year that the company has been included on the CDP Water A List and the third consecutive year on the CDP Climate A List. Metsä Board also scored A- in the CDP’s Forest programme.

Valmet receives A rating in CDP's climate program ranking for its actions and strategy to mitigate climate change

January 22, 2019 - 04:32
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ESPOO, Finland, Jan. 22, 2019 (Press Release) -Valmet has been recognized for its actions and strategy to mitigate climate change by receiving the best A rating in CDP's climate program ranking. The results were published today, January 22, 2019.

CDP's evaluation is based on the company's 2018 disclosure about its actions in the last reporting year to cut emissions, mitigate climate risks and develop the low-carbon economy. 

UPM ranked 23rd in Corporate Knights list of 100 most sustainable corporations

January 22, 2019 - 03:50
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HELSINKI, Jan. 22, 2019 (Press Release) -UPM has today been ranked on the 23rd place in the list of 100 most sustainable corporations by the Corporate Knights, the Canadian-based media and research company. UPM is the only company listed in the Paper and Forest Products category. On the same date the company is also highlighted as a global leader on the CDP Forest A List.

Stora Enso rated as global leader in combatting global warming by CDP, included in new 2018 Climate A List

January 22, 2019 - 02:47
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HELSINKI, Jan. 22, 2019 (Press Release) -Stora Enso has been top-rated in combatting global warming by the international non-profit organisation CDP, which works to build a sustainable global economy. CDP has included Stora Enso on its new 2018 Climate A List, which identifies the global companies that are taking leadership in climate action.