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March 2021

Circa Group appoints Sarah Hickingbottom as new GM for product development and stakeholder relations

March 31, 2021 - 04:18
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OSLO, Norway, March 31, 2021 (Press Release) -Sustainable biochemicals company Circa Group AS has announced that Dr Sarah Hickingbottom has joined the company as General Manager for New Product Development and Stakeholder Relations on 29 March 2021.

Toscotec-supplied AHEAD 2.2L tissue machine achieves top speed and performance at Paloma's mill in Sladki Vrh, Slovenia

March 31, 2021 - 02:18
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LUCCA, ITALY, March 31, 2021 (Press Release) -The AHEAD 2.2L tissue machine supplied by Toscotec to the Slovenian tissue producer Paloma has achieved its top speed and performance at Sladki Vrh mill. Paloma d.d., part of the Slovak Hygienic Paper (SHP) Group, purchased its new line from Toscotec on a turnkey basis and has confirmed that the machine has fulfilled all the conditions for take over acceptance.

Sindus ANDRITZ signs contract to provide industrial maintenance services for LD Celulose's new mill in Indianópolis, Brazil

March 31, 2021 - 01:44
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GRAZ, Austria and PORTO ALEGRE, Brazil , March 31, 2021 (Press Release) -Sindus ANDRITZ Ltda., part of international technology Group ANDRITZ, has received an order from LD Celulose S.A. to provide industrial maintenance services for their new mill in the city of Indianópolis, Brazil. The contract has a contract term of approximately six years and covers full maintenance of all mill areas.

Sindus ANDRITZ signs contract to provide industrial maintenance services for LD Celulose's new mill in Indianópolis, Brazil

March 31, 2021 - 01:44
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GRAZ, Austria and PORTO ALEGRE, Brazil , March 31, 2021 (Press Release) -Sindus ANDRITZ Ltda., part of international technology Group ANDRITZ, has received an order from LD Celulose S.A. to provide industrial maintenance services for their new mill in the city of Indianópolis, Brazil. The contract has a contract term of approximately six years and covers full maintenance of all mill areas.

Barry-Wehmiller's PCMC to supply its third full tissue converting line to Bedford Paper's facility in De Pere, WI

March 31, 2021 - 01:25
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GREEN BAY, WI, March 30, 2021 (Press Release) -Paper Converting Machine Company (PCMC), part of Barry-Wehmiller and a leading tissue-converting equipment provider, has announced the sale of a third tissue-converting line to Bedford Paper, a De Pere, Wisconsin-based manufacturer of high-quality paper products.

CN and Watco reach agreement on sale of rail lines in Northern Ontario, Wisconsin, and Michigan

March 30, 2021 - 19:21
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MONTREAL, March 30, 2021 (Globe Newswire) -CN and Watco are pleased to announce that they have reached an agreement for the sale of non-core lines and assets on the Soo subdivision (approximately 250 miles of track) that runs from Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario to Oba, Ontario and approximately 650 miles of branch lines of Wisconsin Central Ltd. in Wisconsin and Michigan. This marks the successful conclusion of the sale process that CN announced and launched in July of 2020.

Ahlstrom-Munksjö’s new ServeraUltra technology offers restaurants innovative and sustainable packaging solutions

March 30, 2021 - 08:56
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HELSINKI, March 30, 2021 (Press Release) -Ahlstrom-Munksjö’s Servera Quick Service Restaurant (QSR) papers are serving up next generation innovations.

Servera papers offer the highest kit level for a paper free of fluorochemicals, while being cost-effective. These eco-friendly papers are available in bleached and natural options. Manufacturing with natural pulp integration, Ahlstrom-Munksjö offers customers the product solutions they desire to address end-user sustainability needs in the QSR market.

Ahlstrom-Munksjö’s new ServeraUltra technology offers restaurants innovative and sustainable packaging solutions

March 30, 2021 - 08:56

HELSINKI, March 30, 2021 (Press Release) -Ahlstrom-Munksjö’s Servera Quick Service Restaurant (QSR) papers are serving up next generation innovations.

Servera papers offer the highest kit level for a paper free of fluorochemicals, while being cost-effective. These eco-friendly papers are available in bleached and natural options. Manufacturing with natural pulp integration, Ahlstrom-Munksjö offers customers the product solutions they desire to address end-user sustainability needs in the QSR market.

International Paper acquires two corrugated packaging businesses – La Gaviota and Cartonatges Trilla in Madrid and Catalonia, Spain

March 30, 2021 - 08:07

MADRID, Spain, March 30, 2021 (Press Release) -International Paper announced today that the company acquired two corrugated packaging businesses in the Madrid and Catalonia regions in Spain – La Gaviota, S.L. (Griñon /Madrid) and Cartonatges Trilla S.A. (Valls/Tarragona) – further growing its presence in the two largest industrial regions in the country. The two businesses will become part of International Paper effective April 01, 2021. The value of the transactions was not disclosed.

Cepi joins ENZA to reach climate-neutrality by 2050

March 30, 2021 - 07:55
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BRUSSELS, March 30, 2021 (Press Release) -ENZA, an alliance of 17 associations advocating for cross-sectoral and cross-vectoral climate neutrality solutions, was launched today.

ENZA (the European Net Zero Alliance) brings together European associations representing different industries - pulp and paper, buildings, mobility, agriculture - and energy providers from liquid and gaseous fuels, to heat, and including electricity distribution.

Cepi joins ENZA to reach climate-neutrality by 2050

March 30, 2021 - 07:55
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BRUSSELS, March 30, 2021 (Press Release) -ENZA, an alliance of 17 associations advocating for cross-sectoral and cross-vectoral climate neutrality solutions, was launched today.

ENZA (the European Net Zero Alliance) brings together European associations representing different industries - pulp and paper, buildings, mobility, agriculture - and energy providers from liquid and gaseous fuels, to heat, and including electricity distribution.

Kemira receives Platinum level rating by EcoVadis for its commitment to sustainability and transparency

March 30, 2021 - 07:52
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HELSINKI, March 30, 2021 (Press Release) -Kemira has been awarded with the Platinum level rating by the global sustainability rating platform EcoVadis. A total score of 73 out of 100 puts Kemira among the top 1% of companies in the world.

This is the first time Kemira is awarded with the Platinum level, after receiving the Gold-rating already the last 5 years. This achievement reflects Kemira’s long-standing commitment to sustainability and transparency. It gives confidence to our customers and shows our stakeholders that we act on the full breadth of sustainability issues.

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