September 2019

Manroland Goss to present its tailored solutions for web offset printing at World Publishing Expo in Berlin, Germany from Oct 8-9

September 30, 2019 - 05:19
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AUGSBURG, Germany, Sept. 30, 2019 (Press Release) -Since the merger one year ago, manroland Goss customers have profited from the know-how built up over decades by the two largest Web Offset Printing experts worldwide.

ANDRITZ and SOLVAY Bicar dry exhaust gas cleaning system certified to comply with IMO 2020 regulation

September 30, 2019 - 03:39
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GRAZ, Austria, Sept. 30, 2019 (Press Release) -ANDRITZ and SOLVAY are pleased to announce that the innovative Bicar dry exhaust gas cleaning system designed to comply with the new sulfur emission regulations issued by the International Maritime Organization (IMO) for maritime vessels has been certified successfully by the classification society DNVGL.

ANDRITZ and SOLVAY Bicar dry exhaust gas cleaning system certified to comply with IMO 2020 regulation

September 30, 2019 - 03:39
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GRAZ, Austria, Sept. 30, 2019 (Press Release) -ANDRITZ and SOLVAY are pleased to announce that the innovative Bicar dry exhaust gas cleaning system designed to comply with the new sulfur emission regulations issued by the International Maritime Organization (IMO) for maritime vessels has been certified successfully by the classification society DNVGL.

Sinoexpo Informa Markets to host ProPak China 2020 in Shanghai from June 22-24

September 27, 2019 - 13:20

SHANGHAI, Sept. 27, 2019 (PRNewswire) -Organised by Sinoexpo Informa Markets (former UBM Sinoexpo), ProPak China 2020, the 26th International Processing & Packaging Exhibition, will take place at the National Exhibition Convention Center Shanghai (NECC) from 22 to 24 June 2020. This premier processing and packaging event will help advanced manufacturers to tap the flourishing market in China and Asian region.

McGill University's research suggests plastic teabags release billions of microscopic particles into tea

September 27, 2019 - 10:30
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MONTREAL, Sept. 25, 2019 (Press Release) -A cup of tea may be a cure for rainy days, but the soothing cup of the brewed beverage may also come with a dose of micro- and nano-sized plastics shed from plastic bags, according to researchers at McGill University. While the possible health effects of ingesting these particles are currently unknown, the new research published in the American Chemical Society journal Environmental Science & Technology suggests further investigation is needed.

Van Genechten Packaging wins Save the Planet award at European Carton Excellence Awards

September 27, 2019 - 05:30

TURNHOUT, Belgium, Sept. 20, 2019 (Press Release) -Van Genechten Packaging (VGP) has been awarded twice for its sustainable and innovative packaging at the European Carton Excellence Awards this year.

An incredible feat, since the company took home double gold last year as well.

Ahlstrom-Munksjö, Seoil launch fiber-based solution for U-shaped paper straws

September 27, 2019 - 03:06

HELSINKI, Finland, Sept. 27, 2019 (Press Release) -Ahlstrom-Munksjö extends its range of fiber-based solutions for drinking paper straws with a new innovative U-shaped drinking straw in co-operation with Seoil Corporation. The expanded CelluStraw U offering provides the converting industry with best performing fiber-based material for this technically challenging U-shaped design.

SIG provides its combidome carton packaging solution to KITU’S Super Creamer with seasonal flavors

September 27, 2019 - 02:19

NEUHAUSEN, Switzerland , Sept. 26, 2019 (Press Release) -As the leaves change colors and the sweaters are brought out from the back of the closets, similar familiar sights appear signifying the start to the holiday season. With this, seasonal flavors and treats are also abound to spread the cheer. The Super brand from KITU brings the spirit home with the launch of its seasonal line of creamers packaged in the combidome carton from SIG, all to create positive energy in maximizing full potential.

Making healthy holidays possible

Metsä Board paperboards wins in five categories at 2019 European Carton Excellence Awards in Malta

September 27, 2019 - 00:37

ESPOO, Finland, Sept. 24, 2019 (Press Release) -Metsä Board, the leading European producer of premium fresh fibre paperboards and part of Metsä Group, is delighted to announce that five cartons produced using its quality paperboards were selected as winners at the 2019 European Carton Excellence Awards at a ceremony which took place on 19 September in Malta. Metsä Board’s paperboard was used for the ‘Carton of the Year’ produced by Printpark as well as for the winner of the General Packaging virgin fibre category converted by K+D.

Open house held on $24 million cleanup of former Rayonier mill site in Washington

September 26, 2019 - 18:14
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PORT ANGELES, WA, Sept. 26, 2019 (Peninsula Daily News ) -The decades-old Rayonier pulp mill site cleanup is back on the public’s radar with an estimated $24 million cleanup plan.

The state agency coordinating the effort to rid the parcel and adjacent waters of pollution is hosting an open house Wednesday on the most recent iteration of the industrial site’s future — and Rayonier officials will be in attendance.

Study confirms 70 % less climate impact from paper packaging - Research Institutes of Sweden

September 26, 2019 - 18:10
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SOLNA, Sweden, Sept. 25, 2019 (Press Release) -BillerudKorsnäs is offering an innovative paper, FibreForm, to make laminates for trays used in food packaging. Now, a recent life cycle assessment performed by RISE, Research Institutes of Sweden, shows that a packaging tray made from FibreForm has up to 71% less global warming impact compared to trays made of only plastic.

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