September 2019

WestRock to reconfigure its paper mill in North Charleston, SC, to improve its operating efficiency and long-term competitiveness

September 09, 2019 - 08:22
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  • ATLANTA, Sept. 9, 2019 (Business Wire) -
  • Shut down of one paper machine will reduce linerboard capacity by approximately 288,000 tons
  • Focuses mill on manufacture of differentiated DuraSorb and KraftPak products
  • Enables approximately $40 million EBITDA improvement

WestRock Company announced today that it is reconfiguring its North Charleston, SC, paper mill to improve the mill’s operating efficiency and long-term competitiveness.

Kemira announces shareholders' nomination board composition

September 09, 2019 - 06:19
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HELSINKI, Sept. 4, 2019 (Press Release) -According to the decision of the Kemira Oyj’s Annual General Meeting, the Nomination Board consists of representatives of the four largest shareholders of Kemira Oyj as of August 31 preceding the Annual General Meeting and the Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Company as an expert member.

Based on the shareholder register of Kemira Oyj as of August 31, 2019, the shareholders represented in the Nomination Board are Oras Invest Oy, Solidium Oy, Varma Mutual Pension Insurance Company and Ilmarinen Mutual Pension Insurance Company.

Indonesia returns 19 containers of British waste to the UK after violation of import rules

September 09, 2019 - 04:41
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JAKARTA, Indonesia, Sept. 9, 2019 (The Telegraph) -Indonesia has returned 19 containers full of British waste to the UK, according to the customs agency.

The move comes in the wake of a Telegraph investigation that revealed that children in the southeast Asian country are being poisoned by the British household recycling waste that is sent there and burnt on open dumps. 

The containers were returned to the UK on the 1st August from Tanjung Perak port after they were imported by paper manufacturing company PT Mega Surya Eratama, according to official documents.

Veolia signs public service delegation contract with Bordeaux Métropole for recovery and treatment of household and similar waste from Feb 20, 2020

September 09, 2019 - 04:15
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PARIS, Sept. 5, 2019 (Press Release) -Patrick Bobet, President of Bordeaux Métropole, and Antoine Frérot, CEO of Veolia, signed the public service delegation contract for the recovery and treatment of household and similar waste in the metropolitan area. This contract, awarded to Veolia for a period of 7 years and 10 months, will begin on 20 February 2020.

Frugalpac offers newly developed Frugal pulp molded paper Lid instead of conventional polystyrene lids

September 09, 2019 - 04:02

IPSWICH, UK, Sept. 6, 2019 (Press Release) -Seven months after large-scale production of the Frugal Cup began, we have extended our sustainable offering in a move away from conventional polystyrene lids, with the newly available Frugal Lid. This pulp molded paper lid utilises dry-in-place technology and Forest Stewardship Council wood fibre to achieve a consistent high-quality pressed paper lid.

Frugalpac offers newly developed Frugal pulp molded paper Lid instead of conventional polystyrene lids

September 09, 2019 - 04:02
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IPSWICH, UK, Sept. 6, 2019 (Press Release) -Seven months after large-scale production of the Frugal Cup began, we have extended our sustainable offering in a move away from conventional polystyrene lids, with the newly available Frugal Lid. This pulp molded paper lid utilises dry-in-place technology and Forest Stewardship Council wood fibre to achieve a consistent high-quality pressed paper lid.

France's Allimand Group announces Euro 3 million investment programme to enhance its production capacity in France

September 09, 2019 - 02:41
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RIVES, France , Sept. 9, 2019 (Press Release) -On June 29th, despite the sweltering heat, over 650 people including current and retired staff of the Allimand Group, their family and friends, attended the Company’s open day where they were greeted by the Chairman & CEO in person, his wife, his son François, executive assistant, and Simon Cena, Managing Director.

France's Allimand Group announces Euro 3 million investment programme to enhance its production capacity in France

September 09, 2019 - 02:41
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RIVES, France , Sept. 9, 2019 (Press Release) -On June 29th, despite the sweltering heat, over 650 people including current and retired staff of the Allimand Group, their family and friends, attended the Company’s open day where they were greeted by the Chairman & CEO in person, his wife, his son François, executive assistant, and Simon Cena, Managing Director.

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