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November 2019

Tetra Pak becomes first company in food and beverage industry to offer packaging made with fully traceable plant-based polymers

November 19, 2019 - 09:29
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LAUSANNE, Switzerland, Nov. 19, 2019 (Press Release) -Tetra Pak, together with its supplier Braskem, has become the first company in the food and beverage industry to responsibly source plant-based polymers using the Bonsucro standards for sustainable sugar cane. This move is yet another reinforcement of the company’s commitment to drive ethical and responsible business practices across global supply chains, while lowering the carbon footprint of its packaging.

Tetra Pak becomes first company in food and beverage industry to offer packaging made with fully traceable plant-based polymers

November 19, 2019 - 09:29

LAUSANNE, Switzerland, Nov. 19, 2019 (Press Release) -Tetra Pak, together with its supplier Braskem, has become the first company in the food and beverage industry to responsibly source plant-based polymers using the Bonsucro standards for sustainable sugar cane. This move is yet another reinforcement of the company’s commitment to drive ethical and responsible business practices across global supply chains, while lowering the carbon footprint of its packaging.

Kadant Black Clawson to supply complete stock preparation and deinking line at Papel San Francisco's facility in Mexicali, Mexico

November 19, 2019 - 08:57
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LEBANON, OH, Nov. 19, 2019 (Press Release) -Kadant Black Clawson LLC, a subsidiary of Kadant Inc. (NYSE: KAI), announced it received an order from Papel San Francisco to supply a complete stock preparation and deinking line for its new tissue production line at its Mexicali, Mexico facility.

August Faller to adopt new brand strategy and operate with new brand name of Faller Packaging

November 19, 2019 - 08:01

WALDKIRCH, Germany , Nov. 5, 2019 (Press Release) -August Faller takes a new direction: With immediate effect, the specialist for pharmaceutical packaging will operate under the name Faller Packaging and adopt a new brand strategy. The company’s aim is to support its customers even better in the context of increasing customisation and complexity in the healthcare industry.

Valmet to deliver new lime kiln and fiberline upgrade at SCA's Obbola pulp production mill in Sweden

November 19, 2019 - 04:39

ESPOO, Finland, Nov. 19, 2019 (Press Release) -Valmet will deliver key technology for upgrading the SCA Obbola mill’s pulp production in Sweden. Valmet’s delivery includes a new fossil free lime kiln and upgrade of the existing fiberline. The pulp production upgrades will happen in stages. The upgraded fiberline will start up in June 2021 and the new lime kiln is scheduled to start up during the last quarter of 2021.

Valmet to deliver new lime kiln and fiberline upgrade at SCA's Obbola pulp production mill in Sweden

November 19, 2019 - 04:39
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ESPOO, Finland, Nov. 19, 2019 (Press Release) -Valmet will deliver key technology for upgrading the SCA Obbola mill’s pulp production in Sweden. Valmet’s delivery includes a new fossil free lime kiln and upgrade of the existing fiberline. The pulp production upgrades will happen in stages. The upgraded fiberline will start up in June 2021 and the new lime kiln is scheduled to start up during the last quarter of 2021.

CEPI: European paper industry CEOs declare new European Green Deal to reduce impact on climate change while increasing production in Europe

November 19, 2019 - 04:11
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BRUSSELS, Nov. 19, 2019 (Press Release) -Climate change is a global crisis that demands urgent action and requires every actor in society to play his/her part in responding to the crisis. Industries have both a duty and an opportunity to become more sustainable, more efficient and more innovative.

Coveris installs fully automated Universal X6 slitter to upgrade its BOPP label manufacturing capabilities at its manufacturing facility in Louth, UK

November 19, 2019 - 02:59
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VIENNA, Austria, Nov. 13, 2019 (Press Release) -Leading packaging manufacturer Coveris targets growth in the BOPP (Biaxially-Oriented Polypropylene) label beverage market supported by continued investment at its manufacturing facility in Louth, Lincolnshire (UK).

Sofidel America exhibits at PLMA’s 2019 U.S. Private Label Trade Show in Chicago

November 19, 2019 - 02:13
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PORCARI, Italy , Nov. 14, 2019 (Press Release) -Sofidel America, part of the Sofidel Group, will exhibit at the PLMA’s 2019 U.S. Private Label Trade Show in Chicago, November 18th and 19th 2019.

Booth number: H2705

South Hall, Home & Health

Donald E. Stephens Convention Center – Rosemont

Stop by booth H2705 to discover more about Sofidel’s latest manufacturing capabilities throughout North America and view the latest high quality, innovative and sustainable Household Paper products.

CN receives strike notice for Nov. 19 from union representing train conductors in Canada

November 18, 2019 - 12:57
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MONTREAL, Nov. 16, 2019 (Globe Newswire) -CN said today that the Teamsters Canadian Rail Conference – Conductors, Trainpersons and Yardpersons (TCRC-CTY), which represents approximately 3,200 CN employees who work as train conductors and railyard coordinators only in Canada, has given the company a 72-hour notice of its intention to strike as of 00:01 hours Eastern Standard Time on November 19, 2019.

Ence presents “Caminos Cirulares” project to support entrepreneurs and promote circular economy in Huelva, Spain

November 18, 2019 - 11:20
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MADRID, Spain, Nov. 14, 2019 (Press Release) -“Caminos Cirulares” is the name of the project presented by Ence in Huelva, and whose objective is the promotion of the circular economy through sustainable entrepreneurship and business synergies.

CEPI: European Forest-Based Industries joins forces to empower consumers for a carbon-neutral European

November 18, 2019 - 11:01
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BRUSSELS, Nov. 18, 2019 (Press Release) -In light of the climate crisis, the European Forest-Based Industries, including the pulp, paper and other fibre-based product industries, the woodworking industries, the producers of furniture, the bio-energy sector and the printing industry, have come together to present their vision of the European society in 2050 and the essential role that they can play, delivering on the carbon neutrality goal.

The Forest-Based Industries (FBI) will provide the most competitive and sustainable net-zero carbon solutions. They will do that by:

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