December 2019

Thimm produces two innovative POS displays for Ubisoft

December 11, 2019 - 04:36

NORTHEIM, Germany, Dec. 11, 2019 (Press Release) -Thimm has produced two innovative sales-promoting displays for the big games developer and publisher Ubisoft. In electronics and games retailers two pallet displays are promoting the sales of video games and the ever more popular merchandising items in the gaming sector.

BTG to supply online Fibber Kappa analyzer to Iggesund integrated pulp mill in Sweden

December 11, 2019 - 04:01
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ECLEPENS, Switzerland, Dec. 11, 2019 (Press Release) -Iggesund Paperboard AB decided to opt for an online Fibber Kappa analyzer from BTG to measure fiber kappa at the outlet of the continuous digester of the hardwood fiberline of its integrated pulp mill in Iggesund, Sweden.

Sofidel obtains ISO 50001 certification for its plant in Calarasi, Romania

December 11, 2019 - 03:43
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PORCARI, Italy , Dec. 10, 2019 (Press Release) -It is the first tissue paper mill in the country to obtain certification for the efficient use of energy in its production processes.

Sofidel’s commitment to promoting sustainable development continues with another recognition, in this case for the efficient use of energy in its production processes. The plant in Călăraşi, Romania, has recently implemented an energy management system in compliance with the ISO 50001 standard.

Sofidel obtains ISO 50001 certification for its plant in Calarasi, Romania

December 11, 2019 - 03:43
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PORCARI, Italy , Dec. 10, 2019 (Press Release) -It is the first tissue paper mill in the country to obtain certification for the efficient use of energy in its production processes.

Sofidel’s commitment to promoting sustainable development continues with another recognition, in this case for the efficient use of energy in its production processes. The plant in Călăraşi, Romania, has recently implemented an energy management system in compliance with the ISO 50001 standard.

Stora Enso and Sulapac introduce renewable and biodegradable straw

December 11, 2019 - 02:28

HELSINKI, Dec. 11, 2019 (Press Release) -Stora Enso and Sulapac are launching a renewable and biodegradable straw to combat the global problem of plastic waste. The straw has strong usability and works just like a traditional straw. The new straws are available to brands and consumers looking for more eco-friendly solutions.

Trucking firm Celadon bankruptcy halts operations, leaves more than 3,000 truck drivers jobless

December 10, 2019 - 19:42
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PHILADELPHIA, Dec. 10, 2019 (Local News) -Thousands of truck drivers suddenly found themselves jobless -- many of them stranded midroute -- after Celadon Group abruptly filed for Chapter 11 protection this week and halted operations -- just days after two former executives were charged with securities fraud.

Paper to capture a quarter of India market held by single use plastics by 2025

December 10, 2019 - 18:14
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NEW DELHI, Dec. 10, 2019 (Local News) -With single use plastics on their way out, a total ban on the environmentally hazardous material may well see paper packaging making a swift comeback, a report released at thePaperex 2019conference says. Organised by paper major Hyve India, the event saw industry executives agree that paper offers a sustainable option and can capture a fourth of the Rs 80,000 crore single use plastics market by 2025 in case of a total ban on the latter

Georgia Ports Authority achieves 5.4% growth in container volumes in November

December 10, 2019 - 10:16
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SAVANNAH, GA, Dec. 10, 2019 (Press Release) -The Port of Savannah moved 363,000 twenty-foot equivalent container units in November, a 5.4 percent increase over the same month last year, or an additional 18,460 TEUs. For the fiscal year to date (July-November), the Georgia Ports Authority has handled nearly 2 million TEUs, an increase of 109,000 TEUs, or 5.8 percent.

The positive numbers achieved last month mean Savannah's Garden City Terminal has marked year-over-year increases for five consecutive months, and 34 out of the past 36 months.

Stora Enso enables Stjärnägg switching from plastic to paperboard in egg packaging

December 10, 2019 - 08:41
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HELSINKI, Dec. 3, 2019 (Press Release) -Stjärnägg AB in Sweden is switching from plastic to paperboard in their egg packaging to reduce plastic for environmental reasons. The company supplies fresh eggs from about seventy certified farmers to shops and restaurants across the country and wanted to get rid of unnecessary plastic. The new packaging solution is fully renewable and recyclable.

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