HELSINKI, Jan. 23, 2020 (Press Release) -Ahlstrom-Munksjö has joined the Sustainable European Abrasive Manufacturers (SEAM) program, a new initiative to improve sustainability of the abrasive industry.
SEAM was launched on January 21, 2020 by the Federation of European Producers of Abrasives (FEPA), which represents over 80% of the abrasive product producers in Europe.Read more
HELSINKI, Dec. 18, 2019 (Press Release) -Ahlstrom-Munksjö recently joined a new industry alliance known as 4evergreen. The goal of the alliance is to increase the contribution of fiber-based packaging in a circular and sustainable economy.Read more
BRUSSELS, Nov. 20, 2019 (Press Release) -Cepi, the European association representing the paper industry, announced today a new alliance called 4evergreen. The aim of the alliance is to boost the contribution of fibre-based packaging in a circular and sustainable economy that minimises climate and environmental impact.Read more
HELSINKI, Finland, Sept. 27, 2019 (Press Release) -Ahlstrom-Munksjö extends its range of fiber-based solutions for drinking paper straws with a new innovative U-shaped drinking straw in co-operation with Seoil Corporation. The expanded CelluStraw U offering provides the converting industry with best performing fiber-based material for this technically challenging U-shaped design.Read more
HELSINKI, July 17, 2019 (Press Release) -Ahlstrom-Munksjö launches ParaFree Wax Alternative Papers, a new generation of eco-friendly food packaging papers, arming the quick service restaurant industry with a new fiber-based solution to meet the demanding sustainability needs of the food market.Read more
SAO PAULO, June 25, 2019 (PPI Latin America) -Latin American legislators are increasingly acting to reduce single-use plastic consumption in the region. Considering national, state and municipal laws in different countries in the region, current bans are already affecting the lives of around 100 million inhabitants, according to data collected byPPI Latin Americawith local governments and in the press.Read more
HELSINKI, June 11, 2019 (Press Release) -Ahlstrom-Munksjö, a global leader in fiber-based materials, has renewed its EcoVadis Gold rating level for the company’s sustainability management and performance for the third consecutive year.
EcoVadis is one of the leading systems for evaluating suppliers' environmental aspects, working conditions, social responsibility, and procurement practices.Read more
HELSINKI, Dec. 18, 2018 (Press Release) -Ahlstrom-Munksjö will invest approximately EUR 15 million to install a new co-generation plant at its Turin site in Italy. The investment allows the combined and efficient generation of power and steam needed for the site processes. The project will begin in the first half of 2019, and is expected to be completed by the first half of 2020.Read more