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August 2021

Kadant Fiberline to supply two OCC and two approach flow systems to Jiangsu Jintian Paper's mill in Yancheng, China

August 20, 2021 - 08:41

BEIJING, Aug. 20, 2021 (Press Release) -Kadant Fiberline (China) Co. Ltd., a subsidiary of Kadant Inc., was awarded an order for two OCC systems with a combined capacity of 1800 tons per day and two approach flow systems from Jiangsu Jintian Paper. The OCC and approach flow systems are for its PM20 and PM21 and are scheduled to start up in 2022. They will be used to produce recycled fiber-based kraft linerboard in a basis weight range of 90-160 gsm at Jintian’s mill in Yancheng city. The raw material is local wastepaper.

UPM receives EcoVadis Platinum recognition for its responsibility performance

August 20, 2021 - 08:00
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HELSINKI, Aug. 19, 2021 (Press Release) -In July 2021, sustainability ratings provider EcoVadis again awarded UPM with its highest level of recognition for responsibility performance. Only 1 per cent of over 75,000 companies assessed globally attain the Platinum level.

The EcoVadis rating is based on a comprehensive assessment of our responsibility operations including verified, public information about our supply chain practises. EcoVadis also makes a 360°screening of news and findings concerning us from thousands of public sources.

Bellmer installs new WinklePress at Cordier Fibres' facility in Bad Dürkheim, Germany

August 20, 2021 - 07:47
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NIEFERN, Germany , Aug. 18, 2021 (Press Release) -A WinklePress V from 1984 was in operation for many years in Bad Dürkheim at Cordier Fibres GmbH, a member of the DYNOS Group. However, due to the increased requirements for sludge dewatering, the old plant was no longer adequate and a replacement was urgently needed. Therefore, the old press had to be replaced by a modern WinklePress model.

Nippon Paper Industries obtains two Eco Rail Mark certifications

August 20, 2021 - 03:31
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TOKYO, Aug. 20, 2021 (Press Release) -Nippon Paper Industries Co., Ltd. (President: Toru Nozawa, "Nippon Paper Industries") obtained two Eco Rail Mark certifications on August 20, 2021. One of the certifications is in the "Companies" category, and applies to Nippon Paper Industries itself as a company, while the other is in the "Products" category, and applies to the company's paper products (newsprint, printing and writing paper, business communication paper, industrial paper, etc.)

Nippon Paper Industries obtains two Eco Rail Mark certifications

August 20, 2021 - 03:31
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TOKYO, Aug. 20, 2021 (Press Release) -Nippon Paper Industries Co., Ltd. (President: Toru Nozawa, "Nippon Paper Industries") obtained two Eco Rail Mark certifications on August 20, 2021. One of the certifications is in the "Companies" category, and applies to Nippon Paper Industries itself as a company, while the other is in the "Products" category, and applies to the company's paper products (newsprint, printing and writing paper, business communication paper, industrial paper, etc.)

Valmet’s climate program targets approved by the Science Based Targets initiative

August 20, 2021 - 02:23
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ESPOO, Finland, Aug. 20, 2021 (Press Release) -Valmet introduced its climate program – Forward to a carbon neutral future – in March 2021 with CO2 emission reduction targets for its entire value chain. Now Valmet has got its climate program targets approved by the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi). This approval means that Valmet´s climate targets support the Paris Climate Agreement’s goal to limit global warming to 1.5°C and are based on the latest climate science.

DS Smith provides its new circular packaging solution to DOM-TITAN to remove 1.7 tons of Styrofoam from packaging each year

August 19, 2021 - 10:04
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LONDON, Aug. 18, 2021 (Press Release) -It is time for ecological change in your company. Now you can completely avoid using styrofoam. Packaging and packaging fillings can be 100% recyclable, reducing the carbon footprint and costs. DOM-TITAN d.d. with the help of DS Smith experts, has already succeeded in switching to circular packaging, which is increasingly demanded among consumers. With the new solution, DOM-TITAN will remove 1.7 tons of Styrofoam each year.

Sonoco ThermoSafe and Korean Air announce global partnership agreement to lease Pegasus ULD temperature controlled bulk shipping container

August 19, 2021 - 09:39
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ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL, Aug. 18, 2021 (Globe Newswire) -Sonoco ThermoSafe, a unit of Sonoco and the leading global provider of temperature assurance packaging, and Korean Air, one of the world’s largest air cargo carriers, announced a global partnership agreement for the leasing of the new Pegasus ULD temperature controlled bulk shipping container. The agreement enables pharmaceutical freight forwarders access to Pegasus ULD containers directly from Korean Air. Korean Air and mutual clients will also have access to other Sonoco ThermoSafe containers as part of this agreement.

French waste management specialist Paprec signs agreement with Pizzorno-Devalle family to acquire 20% stake in Pizzorno Environnement

August 19, 2021 - 08:54
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PARIS, Aug. 10, 2021 (Press Release) -Paprec, the French recycling leader, is pleased to announce that an agreement has been reached with the Pizzorno-Devalle family, with a view to acquiring a 20% holding in Pizzorno Environnement. This acquisition is accompanied by a shareholders’ pact, by which the Pizzorno-Devalle retains its majority holding following the purchase.

Thimm Group expands corrugator, installs new conveyor system at its plant in Alzey, Germany

August 19, 2021 - 05:36

NORTHEIM and ALZEY, Germany , Aug. 19, 2021 (Press Release) -Thimm has further developed its corrugated cardboard plant in the German state of Rhineland-Palatinate with a comprehensive expansion of the corrugator and the installation of a new conveyor system. This investment in Alzey means that F-flute can now be produced for the first time at a German Thimm site. Additional investments in process automation are planned for the fourth quarter of 2021.

Toscotec to supply AHEAD 2.2L tissue line on turnkey basis to Vajda Papír's mill in Dunaföldvár, Hungary

August 19, 2021 - 03:03
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LUCCA, ITALY, Aug. 19, 2021 (Press Release) -Toscotec will supply an AHEAD 2.2L tissue line on a turnkey basis to Vajda Papír at its Dunaföldvár mill, near Budapest, Hungary. The start-up is planned for the first half of 2022.

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