PLAINFIELD, IL, Oct. 23, 2019 (Press Release) -Veolia Water Technologies will provide a chloride and potassium removal system featuring HPD processes designed to improve pulping operations that support the production of packaging containerboard and tissue paper.
Lee and Man, one of the world’s leading paper producers, has been manufacturing linerboards and corrugated packaging products since 1994. More recently, however, the Chinese company has also become a top tissue paper producer.Read more
WESEL, Germany, Oct. 9, 2019 (Press Release) -Dr. Stephan Glander, President of ALTANA’s BYK division, is leaving the company by mutual agreement in order to take up new challenges outside the ALTANA Group. For the next months, he will support the ALTANA Management Board in a strategic consulting role. ALTANA Management Board member Dr. Christoph Schlünken will take over the divisional management of BYK and all related functions ad interim with immediate effect until a successor for this position is found.Read more
WEXHAM SPRINGS, UK, Oct. 7, 2019 (Press Release) -During CorrExpo 2019, Sun Chemical will showcase a wide range of ink, coating and pressroom consumable solutions for corrugated printers that will help increase productivity, achieve sustainability goals, and maximize return on investment in their equipment and people, while producing higher quality packaging.Read more
MIDLAND, MI and HELSINKI, Finland , Sept. 24, 2019 (Press Release) -Dow, in partnership with UPM Biofuels, a producer of advanced biofuels, announces the commercialization of a plastics offering for the packaging industry made from a bio-based renewable feedstock.Read more
HELSINKI, Sept. 4, 2019 (Press Release) -According to the decision of the Kemira Oyj’s Annual General Meeting, the Nomination Board consists of representatives of the four largest shareholders of Kemira Oyj as of August 31 preceding the Annual General Meeting and the Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Company as an expert member.
Based on the shareholder register of Kemira Oyj as of August 31, 2019, the shareholders represented in the Nomination Board are Oras Invest Oy, Solidium Oy, Varma Mutual Pension Insurance Company and Ilmarinen Mutual Pension Insurance Company.Read more
WEXHAM SPRINGS, UK, Sept. 5, 2019 (Press Release) -Sun Chemical today announced that its flagship food packaging offset inkset, SunPak FSP, which is based on renewable bio-based materials, has achieved a new standard in eco-friendliness through a combination of compliance and sustainability. Not only is the hugely popular inkset, which has achieved double digit sales growth across Europe each year since its launch, fully compliant with all existing food packaging legislation worldwide, but it has also been independently tested to prove the high level of its environmental sustainability.Read more
PARSIPPANY, NJ, Aug. 29, 2019 (Press Release) -DIC Corporation, has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire BASF’s global pigments business, known as BASF Colors & Effects (BCE).
The acquisition will broaden DIC’s portfolio as a global manufacturer of pigments, including those for electronic displays, cosmetics, coatings, plastics, inks and specialty applications, by creating a world-class pigments supplier that offers customers an even wider range of versatile solutions.Read more