June 2019

Koehler to present its range of packaging paper at FachPack in Nuremberg, Germany from Sept 24-26

June 14, 2019 - 08:52

OBERKIRCH, Germany, June 5, 2019 (Press Release) -Koehler will be present at FachPack in Nuremberg from September 24 to 26. Expert company presents a wide range of packaging paper. Vision: development of sustainable, innovative papers through expertise and cooperation.

Walki offers sustainable cardboard-based detergent packaging

June 14, 2019 - 07:45

ESPOO, Finland, June 14, 2019 (Press Release) -Walki, a leading manufacturer of packaging solutions, offers cardboard-based laminate constructions for washing powders and other hygroscopic products that are particularly sustainable – while at the same time providing optimum product protection and allowing perfect processing. Headquartered in Espoo, Finland, the company uses tall oil-based barriers instead of petroleum-based barriers and is already developing laminates with certified circular polymers to market readiness so as to close the material cycle.

Brazilian online printer Printi invests in three Heidelberg speedmaster XL 106 presses

June 14, 2019 - 05:00
Posted in:
    WIESLOCH, Germany , June 13, 2019 (Press Release) -
  • Brazilian online printer Printi invests in a complete package from Heidelberg of three Speedmaster XL 106 presses and a fully automatic Suprasetter 106 CtP system
  • Increase of up to 30% in print capacity targeted
  • Innovative Push to Stop concept and highly automated machines enable significant productivity gains

International Paper gets $2.8 million to reduce carbon emissions at Ticonderoga, NY, mill

June 12, 2019 - 17:17
Posted in:

GLENS FALLS, NY, June 12, 2019 (PostStar) -International Paper in Ticonderoga has received $2.8 million and recognition from the state for its work to reduce its carbon footprint.

Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced on June 7 the company was one of the first winners of the Commercial and Industrial Carbon Challenge, a program that requires companies to commit to reducing carbon emissions.

International Paper gets $2.8 million to reduce carbon emissions at Ticonderoga, NY, mill

June 12, 2019 - 17:17
Posted in:

GLENS FALLS, NY, June 12, 2019 (PostStar) -International Paper in Ticonderoga has received $2.8 million and recognition from the state for its work to reduce its carbon footprint.

Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced on June 7 the company was one of the first winners of the Commercial and Industrial Carbon Challenge, a program that requires companies to commit to reducing carbon emissions.

FPAC pays tribute and celebrates life of global forest industry champion Sylvain Lhôte

June 12, 2019 - 13:17
Posted in:

OTTAWA, June 12, 2019 (Press Release) -Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) President and CEO Derek Nighbor issued the following statement today in tribute to Sylvain Lhôte, Director General of FPAC’s European counterpart, the Confederation of European Paper Industries (CEPI). Lhôte passed away suddenly and unexpectedly last week.  His celebration of life will be held in Brussels tomorrow.

Sun Chemical receives ‘UK Excellence Award Jury Commendation’ from British Quality Foundation in London

June 12, 2019 - 12:51
Posted in:

WEXHAM SPRINGS, UK, June 12, 2019 (Press Release) -Sun Chemical has received a Jury Commendation for the UK Excellence Award for “Managing with Agility” from the British Quality Foundation, after it received a five star EFQM (European Foundation for Quality Management) rating. Sun Chemical received the Commendation at the British Quality Foundation Awards dinner on Thursday 16th May at the Royal Lancaster Hotel, London, after being shortlisted for a UK Excellence Award and Excellence in Collaboration Award.

South Africa's PAMSA reveals truth about "greenwashing", says green claims often lack scientific basis

June 12, 2019 - 04:14
Posted in:

JOHANNESBURG, June 12, 2019 (Press Release) -Abraham Lincoln once said, “Don’t believe everything you read on the Internet.”

I recently drew cash at an ATM and was greeted with an on-screen message: “If everyone said no to a receipt just for one month, we would save 45 trees.” This is a classic example of greenwashing: making unsubstantiated or misleading claims about the environmental benefits of a product, service, technology or company practice.

DS Smith describes advantages of cardboard and its least environmental impact

June 11, 2019 - 12:19
Posted in:

LONDON, June 11, 2019 (Press Release) -One of the main materials we use at DS Smith Tecnicarton to manufacture our industrial packaging is corrugated cardboard, 100% recyclable and biodegradable.

Although packaging was initially used to transport mainly food from the manufacturer to the consumer, the fact is that it has gradually been perfected and, today, packaging is necessary to preserve almost any type of goods during transport or long periods of time. But this revolution in the packaging sector has not stopped and are increasingly protected products in distribution chains.

BOBST to supply its MASTERFOLD 170 at Cartonajes Santorromán's facility to increase need for more capacity

June 11, 2019 - 09:05

MEX, Switzerland , June 11, 2019 (Press Release) -The relationship between Cartonajes Santorromán and BOBST goes back more than 50 years, when they installed the first BOBST flatbed die-cutter.

Since then, many BOBST machines have been installed. These include five flatbed die-cutters – SPO 1575, SPO 160 VISION, two SPO 160 A MATICs and MASTERCUT 1.7 – one PACIFIC folder-gluer, a MASTERFLEX 203 A MATIC flexo post-printing press and two Digital Inspection Tables, which were the first to reach Spain. In addition, a MASTERFOLD 170 will shortly be installed.

Pages