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March 2021

Green Science Alliance develops 100% biomass biodegradable coating resin material to improve water resistance and mechanical strength of paper and pulp made products

March 31, 2021 - 12:51

KAWANISHI-CITY, Japan, March 31, 2021 (PRNewswire) -Environmental problems such as global warming, extreme weather, and plastic pollution are getting severe in the world. The microplastic problem in the marine environment is especially becoming a devastating issue. There are also some reports that microplastics are already in our human body which may damage human health because of plasticizer in the plastic.

SCA appeals Land and Environmental Court ruling and harvesting ban

March 31, 2021 - 12:30
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SUNDSVALL, Sweden , March 31, 2021 (Press Release) -In February 2021, the Land and Environmental Court in Östersund upheld an appeal from the Skydda Skogen (Protect the Forest) association regarding a number of harvesting notifications on SCA land in Jämtland and Härjedalen. The Court also found in favor of a harvesting ban at the harvesting sites in question. SCA is now appealing this ruling to the Supreme Land and Environmental Court.

ECMA: Cardbox Packaging earns food safety certification, SQF, with Excellent rating

March 31, 2021 - 11:32

HAGUE, The Netherlands, March 30, 2021 (Press Release) -Cardbox Packaging Inc. earned the global food safety certification, SQF, with an Excellent rating. Therefore, as of March 2021 Cardbox Packaging in Pittston is officially declared to be a food safe packaging manufacturer facility according to Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI) standards. 

Moo to create more sustainable single-use custom paper face mask covers

March 31, 2021 - 10:03
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LINCOLN, RI , March 10, 2021 (Press Release) -We’ve used our paper expertise to create a more sustainable single-use custom face mask…

Unique paper design, for these unique times

We all know by now that wearing a face mask is a simple way for every shopper, customer or office worker to help stop the spread of COVID-19. However, it’s also led to a huge increase in plastic waste ending up in landfills and oceans. Our team looked at the needs of businesses and customers alike and set about creating a more sustainable single-use option. And now it’s here.

Valmet introduces Maintenance Operations Agreement for energy, pulp, paper, board and tissue customers

March 31, 2021 - 09:28
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ESPOO, Finland, March 31, 2021 (Press Release) -As part of “Valmet’s way to serve” concept for the best customer experience at all the touchpoints of the lifecycle, Valmet is introducing Maintenance Operations Agreement. Valmet offers the service agreement for development and outsourcing of mill and plant maintenance operations for energy, pulp, paper, board and tissue customers.

Valmet introduces Maintenance Operations Agreement for energy, pulp, paper, board and tissue customers

March 31, 2021 - 09:28
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ESPOO, Finland, March 31, 2021 (Press Release) -As part of “Valmet’s way to serve” concept for the best customer experience at all the touchpoints of the lifecycle, Valmet is introducing Maintenance Operations Agreement. Valmet offers the service agreement for development and outsourcing of mill and plant maintenance operations for energy, pulp, paper, board and tissue customers.

Clariant officially joins EU Circular Plastics Alliance to reinforce active support for more circular plastics economy

March 31, 2021 - 09:12
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    MUTTENZ, Switzerland, March 30, 2021 (Press Release) -
  • Participation reinforces active support for more circular plastics economy
  • Partnerships and collaboration to advance plastics value chain
  • Specialty chemicals as key enabler for product circularity and waste minimization

Clariant officially joins EU Circular Plastics Alliance to reinforce active support for more circular plastics economy

March 31, 2021 - 09:12
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    MUTTENZ, Switzerland, March 30, 2021 (Press Release) -
  • Participation reinforces active support for more circular plastics economy
  • Partnerships and collaboration to advance plastics value chain
  • Specialty chemicals as key enabler for product circularity and waste minimization

SIG reports progress on its journey Way Beyond Good and aims to go even further for people and planet

March 31, 2021 - 08:10
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NEUHAUSEN, Switzerland , March 31, 2021 (Press Release) -Published today, SIG’s Corporate Responsibility (CR) Report for 2020 explores the company’s progress on its journey Way Beyond Good, and sets out SIG’s mission to go even further for people and the planet as it partners with customers to deliver food to consumers around the world in a safe, sustainable and affordable way.

PulPac and SEYI join forces in combining servo press technologies into Dry Molded Fiber to replace plastics with affordable fiber products

March 31, 2021 - 07:33
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    GOTHENBURG, Sweden, March 30, 2021 (Press Release) -
  • The collaboration will combine SEYI’s proprietary servo pressing technologies, with its unmatched efficiency and production speed, with the Dry Molded Fiber process.
  • The Dry Molded Fiber-presses will be adapted for packaging and ready for food-grade production.

PulPac and SEYI join forces in combining servo press technologies into Dry Molded Fiber to replace plastics with affordable fiber products

March 31, 2021 - 07:33
Posted in:
    GOTHENBURG, Sweden, March 30, 2021 (Press Release) -
  • The collaboration will combine SEYI’s proprietary servo pressing technologies, with its unmatched efficiency and production speed, with the Dry Molded Fiber process.
  • The Dry Molded Fiber-presses will be adapted for packaging and ready for food-grade production.

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