Households in Turkmenistan will have better access to high-quality affordable hygienic products after the launch of a new production facility at Rysgally El supported by the EBRD.Read more
ESPOO, Finland, Aug. 21, 2019 (Press Release) -Valmet will supply boiler diagnostics system to Shandong Sun Paper Industry Joint Stock Co., Ltd. in China. The system will be installed in a new recovery boiler of Sun Paper, and it will optimize the recovery boiler availability and operation.
The order is included in Valmet's orders received of the third quarter 2019. The system will be delivered during the last quarter of 2019. The value of the order will not be disclosed.Read more
BEIJING, Aug. 12, 2019 (Fastmarkets RISI) -China’s Tangshan Tehaomei Hygiene Products has started its first tissue PM at its sole mill in Qian’an city, Hebei province.
The 25,000 tonne/yr unit churned out its first sheet of paper at the end of last month.
Designed by China’s HMEI Machinery & Engineering, the machine has a trim width of 3.55 m and a design speed of 1,300 m/min.
An identical PM is scheduled to come online at the same site soon.Read more
DAVENTRY, UK , Aug. 8, 2019 (Press Release) -A letter has been sent to the Indonesian Government, calling on it to review a 0% contamination level on imports of recycled material.
The Recycling Association chief executive Simon Ellin has written to it, outlining how the Association believes that a 0% contamination level is "unworkable" with current sorting technology.Read more
CINCINNATI, OH, Aug. 1, 2019 (Press Release) -Michelman, well known as an innovator in the development of water-based barrier and functional coatings for various substrates including oriented films, paper, and foil, will present an introduction to its flagship technologies on August 1, 2019, at Sheraton Grand Shanghai Pudong Hotel, China. This year marks the first time that Michelman has attended or presented at the CPRJ Plastics in Packaging Conference & Showcase.Read more
CHICAGO and MELBOURNE, Australia , July 31, 2019 (Press Release) -Amcor, the world’s leading global packaging company, has been confirmed as part of the FTSE4Good Index Series (FTSE4Good) for its strong Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) practices.
FTSE4Good is managed by FTSE Russell of the London Stock Exchange Group and is designed to identify companies that demonstrate strong ESG practices against globally recognized standards. The index, which was created in 2001, has included Amcor every year since 2006.Read more
NEUHAUSEN, Switzerland , July 30, 2019 (Press Release) -As the Asia-Pacific region continues to be one of the major growth engines for aseptic carton packaging, SIG has announced investment in the region with the construction of a second production plant in Suzhou, China.Read more