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November 2020

UPM Raflatac celebrates three years of its Biofore Site program

November 18, 2020 - 03:15
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HELSINKI, Nov. 18, 2020 (Press Release) -Global label stock manufacturer UPM Raflatac has worked hard to quantify and build upon its sustainable manufacturing processes through its innovative Biofore Site program, which is now celebrating its third year. Implemented at the company’s 10 factories worldwide, the program has resulted in many improvements that help further cement UPM Raflatac’s position as a leader in sustainable labeling.

CMPC Biopackaging launches project seeking new alternatives for fiber

November 17, 2020 - 18:00
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SAO PAULO, Nov. 17, 2020 (PPI Latin America) -CMPC Biopackaging’s division has launched a new project focused on finding alternative fibers to be used as raw materials for its molded trays in Chile. Known as the Fibras Project, the taskforce conduced laboratory and industrial tests this year to assess the feasibility of incorporating fiber waste from reject streams, not used in paper production, from the productive processes taking place at Softys tissue Talagante plant.

CMPC Biopackaging launches project seeking new alternatives for fiber

November 17, 2020 - 18:00
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SAO PAULO, Nov. 17, 2020 (PPI Latin America) -CMPC Biopackaging’s division has launched a new project focused on finding alternative fibers to be used as raw materials for its molded trays in Chile. Known as the Fibras Project, the taskforce conduced laboratory and industrial tests this year to assess the feasibility of incorporating fiber waste from reject streams, not used in paper production, from the productive processes taking place at Softys tissue Talagante plant.

Georgia-Pacific relaunches its Quilted Northern Ultra Soft & Strong sub-brand

November 17, 2020 - 12:28
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ATLANTA, Nov. 16, 2020 (Press Release) -Georgia-Pacific recently relaunched its Quilted Northern Ultra Soft & Strong sub-brand to provide what one could say is a two-for-one deal. Combining both a sustainable bath tissue product that consumers can feel good about purchasing, while being able to enjoy the same premium comfort and quality.

WestRock named to Dow Jones Sustainability North America and World Indices for 2020

November 17, 2020 - 12:09
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ATLANTA, Nov. 17, 2020 (Business Wire) -WestRock, a leading provider of differentiated paper and packaging solutions, today announced that it has been named to the Dow Jones Sustainability North America Index (DJSI North America) and Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI World) for 2020, in recognition of its commitment to sustainable business practices.

Logson Group's Board24 announces investment in new state of art materials handling line setup by Cases24

November 17, 2020 - 11:55

LEICESTERSHIRE, UK, Nov. 17, 2020 (Press Release) -Following a highly successful installation of a latest generation casemaker in 2018, market leading Cases24 has committed to a significant investment in a further step change in operational excellence and efficiency. The Midlands based business has invested in a new state of the art materials handling line setup, which will increase casemaking capacity and deliver increased service levels even during the busiest periods of the year.

A.P. Møller - Mærsk upgrades its full year EBITDA guidance for 2020

November 17, 2020 - 11:47
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COPENHAGEN, Denmark, Nov. 17, 2020 (Press Release) -Based on the preliminary financial figures for October and the increased momentum in the fourth quarter in global container volumes and freight rates in its Ocean business, A.P. Møller - Mærsk A/S (APMM) now expects a full year 2020 EBITDA before restructuring and integration costs in the range of USD 8.0-8.5bn (previously USD 7.5-8.0bn).

APMM will publish its full Q3 interim result on 18 November 2020.

Suzano joins in Dow Jones Sustainability Index 2020-2021

November 17, 2020 - 10:13
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SAO PAULO, Nov. 16, 2020 (Business Wire) -Suzano, a global reference in the manufacture of bioproducts developed from the cultivation of eucalyptus, has been selected to join the notable 2020-2021 portfolio of the Dow Jones Sustainability Emerging Markets Index (DJSI Emerging Markets). The index is composed of only 10% of the best companies in each sector, from among the 780 biggest companies assessed from the 20 countries characterized as emerging markets.

AFRY involves in new digital learning environment ForestBioFacts for forest-based bioeconomy

November 17, 2020 - 09:37
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STOCKHOLM, Nov. 17, 2020 (Press Release) -AFRY has actively produced content which can be found in the different themes.

ForestBioFacts digital learning environment with 16 themes covers everything from sustainable forest management to wood-based products and technologies. In addition to the traditional paper, board, pulp and wood products, also biobased nanomaterials and wood-based textiles are presented.

AFRY involves in new digital learning environment ForestBioFacts for forest-based bioeconomy

November 17, 2020 - 09:37
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STOCKHOLM, Nov. 17, 2020 (Press Release) -AFRY has actively produced content which can be found in the different themes.

ForestBioFacts digital learning environment with 16 themes covers everything from sustainable forest management to wood-based products and technologies. In addition to the traditional paper, board, pulp and wood products, also biobased nanomaterials and wood-based textiles are presented.

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