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April 2021

Stora Enso partners with Gasum to produce liquefied biogas out of process water at its new plant in Nymölla, Sweden

April 28, 2021 - 09:45
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HELSINKI, April 28, 2021 (Press Release) -The liquid biogas plant at Stora Enso’s Nymölla mill in Sweden is complete. Built in partnership with Gasum, this a significant step towards a fossil-free future that is turning heads and raising hopes. As climate change awareness increases, companies such as Canon seek products that match their sustainability requirements.

JSC Volga receives FSC forest management certificate for round timber and fuel wood/firewood of various wood types

April 28, 2021 - 08:07
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BALAKHNA, Russia, April 28, 2021 (Press Release) -The company passed an audit and received the FSC certificate (code NC-FM/COC-031831, FSC 100%) for round timber and fuel wood/firewood of various wood types. That confirms that JSC Volga works within the framework of both Russian and international requirements and takes a responsible approach to forest development. The new certificate is valid until April, 2026.

Arkhbum Tissue Group's Soffione toilet paper holds third position with 4% share at Russian market of sanitary and tissue products at end of 2020

April 28, 2021 - 05:55
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Novodvinsk, Russia, April 28, 2021 (Press Release) -Based on the results of Nielsen research agency (Nielsen Holdings PLC, USA is the largest independent company holding a marketing measurement in basic goods industry, media measurement and consumers research), the share of Soffione™ toilet paper produced by Arkhbum Tissue Group (Vorsino industrial park, Kaluga region, part of Pulp Holding Group) is 4% at the Russian market of sanitary and tissue products (indicator is volume) at the end of 2020.

Germany-based chemical distribution specialist Brenntag publishes its 2020 sustainability report

April 28, 2021 - 05:48
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ESSEN, Germany, April 28, 2021 (Press Release) -Brenntag (ISIN DE000A1DAHH0), the global market leader in chemicals and ingredients distribution, has published its sustainability report for fiscal year 2020. The report outlines the goals achieved and projects implemented for a wide range of sustainability topics. In addition, Brenntag has defined ambitious targets for the year 2021. They will help to further sharpen the company’s sustainability profile, develop a comprehensive strategic framework for sustainability and to drive implementation.

Germany-based chemical distribution specialist Brenntag publishes its 2020 sustainability report

April 28, 2021 - 05:48
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ESSEN, Germany, April 28, 2021 (Press Release) -Brenntag (ISIN DE000A1DAHH0), the global market leader in chemicals and ingredients distribution, has published its sustainability report for fiscal year 2020. The report outlines the goals achieved and projects implemented for a wide range of sustainability topics. In addition, Brenntag has defined ambitious targets for the year 2021. They will help to further sharpen the company’s sustainability profile, develop a comprehensive strategic framework for sustainability and to drive implementation.

Neenah expands sustainability efforts by earning nine USDA Certified Biobased Product labels

April 27, 2021 - 17:40
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ALPHARETTA, GA, April 27, 2021 (Business Wire) -Neenah, Inc. (NYSE: NP) proudly achieves nine verified U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Certified Biobased Products in their durable label solutions lineup as further evidence of its commitment to sustainability efforts.

With this third-party verification, various DISPERSA®, ENDURA®, and PREVAIL® durable label and board products have earned the ability to display a unique USDA label highlighting their biobased content ranging from 68-99%.

Voith to supply its OnQuality Quality Control System to Simka Kagit's PM 1 in Kayseri, Turkey

April 27, 2021 - 10:12
    HEIDENHEIM, Germany, April 27, 2021 (Press Release) -
  • Simka Kagit commissions Voith to upgrade existing QCS
  • Scanners, OnQuality.Sensors and ComCore automation platform to improve production quality and efficiency

Simka Kagit Sanayi VE Ticaret AS, a Turkish manufacturer of various converted paper and paperboard products, has commissioned Voith to supply its OnQuality Quality Control System (QCS) of scanners and sensors to the company’s PM 1 in Kayseri, Turkey.

Ahlstrom-Munksjö launches new PurposeFil packaging papers to help packaging engineers and brand owners achieve multiple sustainability goals

April 27, 2021 - 09:17
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HELSINKI, April 27, 2021 (Press Release) -Ahlstrom-Munksjö’s PurposeFil Packaging papers help packaging engineers and brand owners achieve multiple sustainability goals.

Stora Enso launches new NewsPress range of newsprint based on 100% TMP

April 27, 2021 - 08:40
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HELSINKI, April 26, 2021 (Press Release) -Launched in April, Stora Enso’s NewsPress range of newsprint is now available also as a 100 % thermo-mechanical pulp (TMP) grade. Juha Ceder, VP of the News & Book segment and Håkan Naij, Mill Director at Stora Enso’s Hylte Mill in Sweden, explain the benefits NewsPress papers offer to printers and newspaper consumers.

NewsPress is a well-known newsprint brand in Europe and overseas. Juha Ceder, VP of the News & Book segment at Stora Enso, what was the impetus to now offer a 100 per cent virgin fibre alternative?

Smurfit Kappa Brazil's innovative packaging solution wins prestigious Red Dot Design Award 2021

April 27, 2021 - 08:13
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DUBLIN, Ireland, April 27, 2021 (Press Release) -Smurfit Kappa Brazil, partnering with sommelier Myriam Echeverri, has won a prestigious Red Dot Award in the category of Product Design 2021. The award recognises this packaging as one of the most innovative design projects in the world. The packaging challenge came from Wine & Bite Box to secure and protect bottles of wine and food for a growing trend of tasting boxes being delivered to customers for an at home gourmet experience.

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