VICTORIA, BC, June 7, 2019 (The Times Colonist) -Conservation groups stepped up the pressure on the B.C. government Thursday to protect pristine old-growth forests on Vancouver Island.
At rallies outside MLA offices in Victoria and across the province, the groups and their supporters expressed frustration with the NDP for allowing old-growth logging to continue.
Conservation groups stepped up the pressure on the B.C. government Thursday to protect pristine old-growth forests on Vancouver Island.Read more
KINGSEY FALLS, QC, June 5, 2019 (CNW) -Cascades, a leader in eco-responsible recycling, packaging and hygiene solutions, has garnered a number of awards in recent weeks for its leadership and its innovative practices in sustainable development.
Best 50 Corporate Citizens in CanadaRead more
MOSCOW, May 28, 2019 (Press Release) -At present Segezha Group (part of Sistema JSFC), a forest industry enterprise, is finishing up the design of a new industrial facility at Sokolsky PPM PJSC in Vologda Region, the drier installation for production of dry lignosulphonate.Read more
OAKLAND, CA, May 31, 2019 (PPI Pulp & Paper Week) -A second major kraft linerboard project with global implications was confirmed this week.
Stora Enso said it would eliminate coated printing and writing output at its Oulu mill in Finland by September 2020 and convert one machine, the No. 7, by December 2020 to making 450,000 tonnes/yr of kraft linerboard. Stora Enso said PM No. 7's new output "will target global export markets."Read more
KETTERING, UK, May 22, 2019 (Press Release) -Following a £4 million investment programme at its Wellington site in the South west of England, Rigid Containers has now installed a new Bahmueller TURBOX Folder Gluer to enable the company to continue deliver the highest quality corrugated box solutions for its customers.
The TURBOX BTX2300 with Mini fold device is one of the most technically advanced folder gluer lines in Europe and joins the recently-installed Bobst DRO six colour rotary die-cutter and BP Agnati Quantum corrugator to provide an advanced state-of-the-art operation.Read more
MADRID, Spain, May 28, 2019 (Press Release) -The biofactory of Ence in Navia (Asturias) started yesterday its annual technical shutdown, whose completion is scheduled on next June 7th.
The start-up of the expansion of 80,000 tons capacity of Navia mill is expected for next September, with a reduction of the estimated production for this year of about 15,000 tons.Read more
THUNDER BAY, ON, May 27, 2019 (CNW) -FPInnovations and Resolute Forest Products Inc. today announced the commissioning of a new TMP-Bio plant in Thunder Bay (Ontario). With the capacity to treat 100 metric tons of biomass annually, the bio-refinery pilot plant produces lignin and sugars for use in the development of innovative bio-products, such as wood adhesives, animal feed and composites.Read more
ESPOO, Finland, May 27, 2019 (Press Release) -Metsä Fibre, part of Metsä Group, has signed an agreement with ÅF Pöyry on the pre-engineerings of Kemi bioproduct mill and Rauma sawmill. The contract was signed on 27.5.2019. ÅF Pöyry will provide Metsä Fibre consulting services for pre-engineering projects. Pre-engineering projects include, among other things, Environmental Impact Assessments (EIA) and environmental permit processes, main equipment contracts and investment proposals.Read more