BRUSSELS, July 30, 2019 (Fastmarkets RISI) -Stora Enso and Voith Paper are both involved in an EU-funded project on innovative cellulose-based materials for food packaging that are both recyclable and compostable.
The goal is to develop two production processes in order to move from proof of concept level to validating the technology in an industrial environment.Read more
BRUSSELS, Feb. 1, 2018 (PPI Europe) -Swanline Paper & Board (SPB) has teamed up with Slater Harrison to develop a metallic effect paper and board for the luxury packaging market which is both recyclable and compostable.
SPB described the new CenturaPack range as “an environmentally strong alternative to metallized polyester,” containing no film or foil, and suitable for most printing methods. CenturaPack is a combination of Slater Harrison’s Centura Pearl and Metallic coatings.Read more
The past year has seen a number of new 24-hour speed records set by machines across Europe and Asia.
A few have hit major milestones, with 1,800 m/min reached by the quickest coated fine paper machine, 2,200 m/min for tissue, and the 1,600-m/min barrier surpassed in the containerboard sector.Read more