LONDON, Nov. 13, 2018 (Press Release) -At the annual meeting of Two Sides’ Country Managers in London on November 5, 2018, representatives from Australia, Europe, New Zealand, North America, South America and South Africa determined to continue efforts to stop organizations from making misleading, anti-print and paper claims in their customer communications.Read more
ESPOO, Finland, Nov. 14, 2018 (Press Release) -Metsä Board, part of Metsä Group, is investing in a second baling line at its Kaskinen mill. Together with process and grade changes carried out previously this investment will increase the mill’s bleached chemi-thermomechanical pulp (BCTMP) capacity and will improve product consistency and production reliability. The line will be taken into use during November–December 2018. The value of the investment is EUR 6 million.Read more
ESPOO, Finland, Nov. 13, 2018 (Press Release) -Huhtamaki is investing app. EUR 7 million in its fiber packaging operations in Russia to facilitate further growth. In addition to the fast-growing Russian market the operations in Ivanteevka, near Moscow, serve the neighboring countries of Belarus and Kazakhstan, as well as the Nordic market.Read more
PITTEN, Austria, Nov. 13, 2018 (Press Release) -In total Hamburger Containerboard will reduce its output 2018 by 30.000 tonnes due to some planned maintenance and national holidays during this period.
The company states that in November and December Hamburger Hungaria and Hamburger Rieger Trostberg will already reduce their production output by approx. 7.000 tonnes due to general maintenance work.
A further 23.000 tonnes of capacity reduction will be distributed equally between the group's remaining RCCM producing paper mills in December.Read more
WASHINGTON, DC, Nov. 9, 2018 (Press Release) -American Forest & Paper Association President and CEO Donna Harman issued the following statement regarding Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) guidance to modernize ambient air policy under the National Ambient Air Quality Standard (NAAQS) program. EPA released a draft memo with the updated guidelines for receptor placement today (11/9/18).Read more
LUCCA, ITALY, Nov. 9, 2018 (Press Release) -A.Celli Paper has been awarded the supply of two rewinders, establishing a new partnership with the important Chinese Group
A.Celli Paper signed an order for two E-WIND P-100 rewinders with Yiwu Yinan Paper Co., Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of the Hua-Chuan Group.Read more
DAVENTRY, UK , Nov. 9, 2018 (Press Release) -A new Quality Control (QC) scheme has been jointly developed by The Recycling Association and CCIC London to meet Chinese paper export requirements.
With China requiring 100% inspection of containers before dispatch, this scheme implements an additional inspection regime at depot level to ensure the material meets Chinese specification.Read more
HELSINKI, Nov. 9, 2018 (Press Release) -LineoTM by Stora Enso, a lignin-based product launched by the renewable materials company earlier this year, has been awarded ‘Innovative Product Award 2018’ by the Institution of Chemical Engineers (IChemE).Read more