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December 2020

Valmet to supply grade conversion rebuild for PM 1 at Cascades’ Bear Island mill in US

December 14, 2020 - 07:38
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ESPOO, Finland, Dec. 14, 2020 (Press Release) -Valmet will supply an extensive paper machine grade conversion rebuild with a wide scope of automation and services for Cascades’ Bear Island mill in Virginia, the United States. In the project, paper machine PM 1, designed to produce newspaper, will be rebuilt to produce high-quality, lightweight, 100 percent recycled linerboard and medium grades for the North American market. The start-up of the rebuilt paper machine is scheduled for the end of 2022.

Valmet to supply grade conversion rebuild for PM 1 at Cascades’ Bear Island mill in US

December 14, 2020 - 07:38
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ESPOO, Finland, Dec. 14, 2020 (Press Release) -Valmet will supply an extensive paper machine grade conversion rebuild with a wide scope of automation and services for Cascades’ Bear Island mill in Virginia, the United States. In the project, paper machine PM 1, designed to produce newspaper, will be rebuilt to produce high-quality, lightweight, 100 percent recycled linerboard and medium grades for the North American market. The start-up of the rebuilt paper machine is scheduled for the end of 2022.

Valmet to supply grade conversion rebuild for PM 3 at Cascades’ Bear Island mill in US

December 14, 2020 - 07:38

ESPOO, Finland, Dec. 14, 2020 (Press Release) -Valmet will supply an extensive paper machine grade conversion rebuild with a wide scope of automation and services for Cascades’ Bear Island mill in Virginia, the United States. In the project, paper machine PM 1, designed to produce newspaper, will be rebuilt to produce high-quality, lightweight, 100 percent recycled linerboard and medium grades for the North American market. The start-up of the rebuilt paper machine is scheduled for the end of 2022.

Voith introduces TailStabilizer solution for use in board machines with two-tier dryer sections for ropeless tail threading

December 14, 2020 - 05:38
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    HEIDENHEIM, Germany, Dec. 14, 2020 (Press Release) -
  • Fully automated, reliable ropeless threading in two-tier dryer sections
  • Improved efficiency and safety plus reduced maintenance requirements
  • Extensive flexibility thanks to large operating window for basis weights of up to 300 g/m2

Norske Skog Saugbrugs introduces CEBINA natural fibre-based product in Norway and international markets

December 14, 2020 - 04:02
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OSLO, Norway, Dec. 14, 2020 (Press Release) -Norske Skog Saugbrugs has since 2006 developed new and sustainable products based on fibre. CEBINA is a natural fibre product and add rheology control in fluids and armouring in solid materials. Following significant marketing efforts and customer testing in 2020, Norske Skog is proud to announce that CEBINA is now sold to customers in Norway and internationally.

Pizza Hut is selling a triple-decker pizza box

December 11, 2020 - 09:55
NEW YORK, Dec. 11, 2020 (CNN Money) -

Pizza Hut knows that a single pizza may not be enough to lure customers looking for a treat during the holidays.

The pizza chain is launching a three-in-one meal in a new triple-decker box. The Triple Treat Box, which costs $21 and will be available at Pizza Hut locations nationwide, will include two medium one-topping pizzas, five breadsticks and 10 mini cinnamon rolls from Cinnabon. Customers can choose from the Thin 'N Cripsy pizza or the Original Pan crust pizza.

Walki introduces new Pack Tray range of PET-free ovenable trays to help customers comply with EU Directive

December 11, 2020 - 09:00
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ESPOO, Finland, Dec. 11, 2020 (Press Release) -EU is expected to revise the 1994 Packaging Directive to require all plastic packaging to be reusable or recyclable by 2030. The implementation of the Single Use Plastic Directive will ban materials like styrofoam containers. Several EU countries are also considering a tax on plastic and single use items.

Walki has developed an ovenable tray made of renewable fibre to help customers comply. The Walki Pack Tray is 100% PET-free and easy to recycle.

Huhtamaki invests further in setting up new fiber packaging manufacturing plant at its existing site in Alabuga, Russia

December 11, 2020 - 03:07

ESPOO, Finland, Dec. 11, 2020 (Press Release) -Huhtamaki, a key global provider of sustainable packaging solutions for consumers around the world, is investing for further growth in Russia. In order to respond to the fast development of the retail business and egg packaging industry in Eastern and Central parts of Russia, the company is setting up a new fiber packaging manufacturing plant at its existing site in Alabuga, Tatarstan. Preparatory work on the site is under way and production of fiber packaging is expected to begin during the first quarter of 2022.

Mondi sponsors Bristol Gulls taking Talisker Whisky Atlantic Challenge to raise awareness for plastic pollution

December 10, 2020 - 12:28
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    VIENNA, Austria, Dec. 10, 2020 (Press Release) -
  • Four women from the Bristol Gulls will take on the Talisker Whisky Atlantic Challenge, rowing across the ocean in an Eco Boat to raise awareness around plastic pollution
  • They will have a 55-day supply of mainly freeze-dried meals packed in Mondi’s award-winning BarrierPack Recyclable, a fully recyclable mono-material that supports a circular economy
  • The Talisker Whisky Atlantic Challenge begins on 12 December 2020, covering 4,800km from La Gomera in the Canary Islands to Antigua

Manroland Goss installs new automated VARIOMAN c:line with web offset technology at ROSA's printing house in Europe

December 10, 2020 - 10:37

AUGSBURG, Germany, Dec. 10, 2020 (Press Release) -Only in Germany around one billion frozen pizzas are sold each year, and the volumes are rising. manroland Goss is now also represented in this growth market with the new installation of a state-of-the-art VARIOMAN c:line. Together with a packaging specialist, a new, fully automated and processoptimized packaging printing house will be created by the end of 2021, which can efficiently meet the growing demand for frozen food packaging.

Manroland Goss installs new automated VARIOMAN c:line with web offset technology at ROSA's printing house in Europe

December 10, 2020 - 10:37
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AUGSBURG, Germany, Dec. 10, 2020 (Press Release) -Only in Germany around one billion frozen pizzas are sold each year, and the volumes are rising. manroland Goss is now also represented in this growth market with the new installation of a state-of-the-art VARIOMAN c:line. Together with a packaging specialist, a new, fully automated and processoptimized packaging printing house will be created by the end of 2021, which can efficiently meet the growing demand for frozen food packaging.

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