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April 2021

ANDRITZ to supply new HERB recovery boiler to BillerudKorsnäs' mill in Frövi, Sweden

April 22, 2021 - 03:11
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GRAZ, Austria, April 22, 2021 (Press Release) -International technology group ANDRITZ has received an order from BillerudKorsnäs to supply a HERB recovery boiler for its mill in Frövi, Sweden. Start-up is scheduled for the end of 2023. The new boiler will replace the existing recovery boiler that has been in operation in Frövi since 1969.

ANDRITZ to supply new HERB recovery boiler to BillerudKorsnäs' mill in Frövi, Sweden

April 22, 2021 - 03:11
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GRAZ, Austria, April 22, 2021 (Press Release) -International technology group ANDRITZ has received an order from BillerudKorsnäs to supply a HERB recovery boiler for its mill in Frövi, Sweden. Start-up is scheduled for the end of 2023. The new boiler will replace the existing recovery boiler that has been in operation in Frövi since 1969.

X-Rite and Pantone introduces new ColorXRA 45 inline spectrophotometer designed to meet unique needs of paper industry

April 22, 2021 - 02:27
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GRAND RAPIDS, MI, April 19, 2021 (Press Release) -X-Rite Incorporated and Pantone LLC, global leaders in color science and technology, today announced the new ColorXRA 45 inline spectrophotometer designed to meet the unique needs of the paper industry. The ColorXRA 45 leverages a new optical and mounting design for improved stability and accuracy making it ideal for identifying color shifts early and throughout the production of paper.

Sappi North America's Ultracast Viva release paper wins Green Product Award 2021 jury prize in fashion category

April 21, 2021 - 13:17
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BOSTON, April 21, 2021 (PRNewswire) -Sappi North America, Inc., a leading producer and supplier of diversified paper, packaging products and pulp, announced that its Ultracast Viva release paper has won the Green Product Award 2021 jury prize in the fashion category. The award program recognizes companies and start-ups that have distinguished themselves by their sustainable practices and product results. Over a thousand applicants from 51 countries were screened for this year's nomination.

Carton Council's new research reveals consumers don’t speak same language as recycling and packaging industries

April 21, 2021 - 12:56
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DENTON, TX, April 21, 2021 (Press Release) -As recycling stakeholders work to educate and encourage more consumers to recycle this Earth Day and every day, new research reveals that consumers don’t necessarily understand some of the language commonly used. For example, while the term “circular economy” has become mainstream in recent years among those in sustainability and recycling circles, 62% of consumers say they are not familiar with it, according to the new research released by the Carton Council of North America.

ABB to update existing Ability System 800xA DCS, communications, network and controllers at Arauco's Licancel Cellulose Plant in Chile

April 21, 2021 - 12:08
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WESTERVILLE, OH, April 21, 2021 (Press Release) -Global technology company ABB has been contracted by manufacturer of forest products, Arauco, to modernize its Licancel Cellulose Plant in Chile to deliver faster response times, greater cyber security, upgraded operator interfaces, enhanced process reliability and flexibility for remote working.

ABB to update existing Ability System 800xA DCS, communications, network and controllers at Arauco's Licancel Cellulose Plant in Chile

April 21, 2021 - 12:08
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WESTERVILLE, OH, April 21, 2021 (Press Release) -Global technology company ABB has been contracted by manufacturer of forest products, Arauco, to modernize its Licancel Cellulose Plant in Chile to deliver faster response times, greater cyber security, upgraded operator interfaces, enhanced process reliability and flexibility for remote working.

Nouryon elects Julie Aslaksen to its BOD from April 21

April 21, 2021 - 10:53
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BRUSSELS, April 21, 2021 (Fastmarkets RISI) -Nouryon, a global specialty chemicals leader, today announced the appointment of Julie Aslaksen to its Board of Directors, effective April 21, 2021.

“We are thrilled to welcome Julie to our Board of Directors. As a highly accomplished public company general counsel and corporate secretary, she brings extensive operational and corporate expertise, as well as significant board, governance, compensation and benefits and securities experience,” said Charlie Shaver, Chairman and CEO of Nouryon.

SIG's Paper U-straw chosen by Spanish dairy company CAPSA Food for its ‘Central Lechera Asturiana’ whole milk pack

April 21, 2021 - 10:49

NEUHAUSEN, Switzerland, April 21, 2021 (Press Release) -SIG’s pioneering Paper U-straw made its commercial debut this month. CAPSA Food is the first to take advantage of this innovation for its ‘Central Lechera Asturiana’ whole milk, Spain’s number one dairy brand.

Sustainable alternatives continue to gain momentum because of the EU Waste Legislation and growing concerns about the environmental impact of plastic straws. According to the European Union’s SUP (Single Use Plastic) directive, plastic straws in Europe must be replaced by July 2021.

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