August 2019

Ontex launches its online diaper subscription offer Little Big Change in Benelux

August 28, 2019 - 04:49
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AALST-EREMBODEGEM, Belgium, Aug. 27, 2019 (Press Release) -Ontex is excited to launch Little Big Change in Benelux today. Little Big Change is a diaper subscription service available exclusively online that will make the lives of modern parents a little bit easier. While providing up to 12 hours of protection, the diapers are free of perfume, lotions and chemicals. They are regularly tested for the presence of harmful substances and produced using 100% green electricity.

Toscotec to supply dryer section rebuild of Gulf Paper Manufacturing's PM1 at its Mina Abdullah mill in Kuwait

August 28, 2019 - 03:43

LUCCA, ITALY, Aug. 28, 2019 (Press Release) -Gulf Paper Manufacturing selected Toscotec for the rebuild of the dryer section of its PM1 at Mina Abdullah paper mill, Kuwait. The paper machine has a reel trim of 2,550 mm and produces fluting, test liner and white top grades from 100 to 200 gsm using 100% recycled fibres. Start-up is planned for the last quarter of 2019.

Toscotec to supply dryer section rebuild of Gulf Paper Manufacturing's PM1 at its Mina Abdullah mill in Kuwait

August 28, 2019 - 03:43
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LUCCA, ITALY, Aug. 28, 2019 (Press Release) -Gulf Paper Manufacturing selected Toscotec for the rebuild of the dryer section of its PM1 at Mina Abdullah paper mill, Kuwait. The paper machine has a reel trim of 2,550 mm and produces fluting, test liner and white top grades from 100 to 200 gsm using 100% recycled fibres. Start-up is planned for the last quarter of 2019.

Clariant to expand its SynDane maleic anhydride catalysts production line in Panjin, China

August 27, 2019 - 08:25
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    MUTTENZ, Switzerland, Aug. 27, 2019 (Press Release) -
  • Double-digit CHF million investment significantly increases catalyst production capacity in Panjin plant, Northeast China
  • Investment enables Clariant to meet growing demand for maleic anhydride (MA) catalysts, especially in Asia
  • Clariant’s SynDane catalysts allow cost-efficient production of maleic anhydride with higher yields and minimal by-products

Klabin participates in Global Compact Network Brazil event at UN headquarters in New York

August 27, 2019 - 05:20
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SAO PAULO, Aug. 22, 2019 (Press Release) -On Tuesday (16), Klabin participated in an important event organized by the Global Compact Network Brazil at the headquarters of the United Nations in New York. With the goal of debating the initiatives of Brazil’s private sector in applying the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), the second edition of “SDGs in Brazil – The Role of the Private Sector” gathered some 80 people, who included representatives from major companies and international organizations, sustainability experts and investors.

Metsä Board to apply for environmental permit for planned recovery boiler at its Husum mill in Sweden

August 27, 2019 - 05:05
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ESPOO, Finland, Aug. 27, 2019 (Press Release) -On 26 April2019 Metsä Board, part of Metsä Group, announced that it will launch pre-engineering for the first phase of the planned renewal of its Husum pulp mill in Sweden. The first phase of the renewal consists of a new recovery boiler and a new turbine. Metsä Board estimated earlier that the final decision on the planned investment could be made in the fourth quarter of 2019, at the earliest. The estimate was based on an assumption that the new boiler can be operated under the existing environmental permit.

Metsä Board to apply for environmental permit for planned recovery boiler at its Husum mill in Sweden

August 27, 2019 - 05:05
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ESPOO, Finland, Aug. 27, 2019 (Press Release) -On 26 April2019 Metsä Board, part of Metsä Group, announced that it will launch pre-engineering for the first phase of the planned renewal of its Husum pulp mill in Sweden. The first phase of the renewal consists of a new recovery boiler and a new turbine. Metsä Board estimated earlier that the final decision on the planned investment could be made in the fourth quarter of 2019, at the earliest. The estimate was based on an assumption that the new boiler can be operated under the existing environmental permit.

Smurfit Kappa wins ScanStar award for its sustainable packaging solutions for IFö Electric lamps

August 27, 2019 - 04:55

DUBLIN, Ireland, Aug. 27, 2019 (Press Release) -Smurfit Kappa has drawn on its packaging and sustainability expertise to create an award-winning pack for lamps.

Swedish lighting specialist IFö Electric approached Smurfit Kappa to create a packaging solution that would enable its lamps to get from A to B in perfect condition. The lamps, which consist of a heavy ceramic base and glass top, were sometimes broken in transit.

Mondi ‘SizeMeMailer’ wins ScanStar 2019 award for reducing environmental footprint for online shopping

August 27, 2019 - 04:18
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LONDON, Aug. 27, 2019 (Press Release) -Leading global packaging and paper group Mondi, has a long tradition of producing innovative corrugated packaging that is sustainable by design. One of the most recent innovations, the e-shop SizeMeMailer was honoured with a ScanStar 2019 award, with the jury highlighting the positive environmental credentials that this innovative product can offer e-retailers.

The e-shop SizeMeMailer sets out to challenge the market standards for slim line packaging in e-commerce.

Advantages of The SizeMeMailer include:

Fine Hygienic Holding partners with Engicon to design, finance and build PWTP for its Arenbeh site in Jordan

August 27, 2019 - 03:47
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AMMAN, Jordan , Aug. 25, 2019 (Press Release) -In its bid to optimise the conservation of water, Fine Hygienic Holding (FHH) has partnered with Engicon to design, finance and build a modular process water treatment plant (PWTP) for its Jordan-based operations. This project provides its two paper machines, PM2 and PM4, located in the Arenbeh site in Jordan, with the ability to treat its E6DSC_5630-1024x568process water and reuse it in the paper making process.

Fine Hygienic Holding partners with Engicon to design, finance and build PWTP for its Arenbeh site in Jordan

August 27, 2019 - 03:47
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AMMAN, Jordan , Aug. 25, 2019 (Press Release) -In its bid to optimise the conservation of water, Fine Hygienic Holding (FHH) has partnered with Engicon to design, finance and build a modular process water treatment plant (PWTP) for its Jordan-based operations. This project provides its two paper machines, PM2 and PM4, located in the Arenbeh site in Jordan, with the ability to treat its E6DSC_5630-1024x568process water and reuse it in the paper making process.

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