FORSHAGA, Sweden , Feb. 15, 2019 (Press Release) -The Swedish innovation company CleanFlow AB has developed a unique method for cleansing green liquor. Good for the economy, environment and quality. Now, the company has received its fourth big order. This summer, the company’s system will be delivered to a sulphate pulp mill in Spain.
“We are very happy that our technology is continuously being implemented around the world”, says CEO Lennart Källén.Read more
NASSJO, Sweden, Feb. 5, 2019 (Press Release) -Cellwood´s Grubbens Vertical Pulper has been successfully commissioned at Vina Kraft Paper – Vietnam.
In September 2018 Cellwood Machinery rebuilt a bale pulper for Vina Kraft Paper. The installation consists of a new rotor unit 105/84 SF, engineering for internal lead plates as well as a new drive unit.The rebuilt was part of an energy saving project and at once resulted in improved pulp quality.Read more
MONTREAL, Feb. 6, 2019 (Press Release) -CelluForce is pleased to announce that is has restarted operations at its Cellulose NanoCrystals (CNC) plant following the completion of a major upgrade project. With a production capacity of 300 tonnes per year, this modernized plant will help meet the growing demand for CNC and serve as a blueprint for the design of future CelluForce plants.Read more
NEUHAUSEN, Switzerland , Feb. 5, 2019 (Press Release) -SIG has opened a new Tech Centre, close to its packaging plant in Suzhou in China, which will bring a new dimension in supporting customers with the development and implementation of new product concepts and market-ready packaging solutions.Read more
HELSINKI, Feb. 8, 2019 (Press Release) -UPM Raflatac, one of the world’s leading suppliers of self-adhesive label stock, has opened a new slitting and distribution terminal in Johannesburg, South Africa. Operational since December 2018, the new Johannesburg terminal will supply innovative and sustainable paper, film and specials products to label converters in Sub-Saharan Africa.
The grand opening of the new terminal was celebrated on February 7, 2019 with over 100 participants from around South Africa and the neighbouring countries, including customers and local trade media.Read more
SYDNEY, Feb. 7, 2019 (Local News) -The owner of Victoria’s biggest paper mill has announced it will team up with waste giant Suez to build a huge energy plant powered by hundreds of thousands of tonnes of household rubbish.
Australian Paper’s proposed waste-to-energy plant at Maryvale in the Latrobe Valley would burn an estimated 650,000 tonnes a year of rubbish from Melbourne and Gippsland.Read more
HELSINKI, Feb. 7, 2019 (Press Release) -The Finnish Parliament has yesterday 6 February 2019 approved a law that sets a gradually increasing 30% biofuels target for 2030. Furthermore, the law sets a world-leading advanced biofuels target of 10% in 2030.
UPM welcomes the Finnish government's ambition to take transport decarbonisation seriously:Read more
NEW YORK, Feb. 6, 2019 (Business Wire) -The Valence Group advised Solenis on its combination with BASF of their paper and water chemical businesses. The combined company will have pro-forma sales of around $3 billion and intends to operate under the Solenis brand. The new combination is positioned to provide expanded chemical offerings and cost-effective solutions for customers in pulp, paper, oil and gas, chemical processing, mining, biorefining, power, municipal and other industrial markets.Read more