MIAMI, Feb. 14, 2018 (PRNewswire) -When Tissue World Miami 2018 opens its conference sessions on March 21, participants will gain insights into major trends facing the tissue industry, ranging from new manufacturing technologies to environmental and sustainability concerns to potentially tectonic shifts in international trade. As North America's premier gathering of tissue professionals, Tissue World Miami brings together the key players who are shaping the future of the global tissue industry.Read more
BAODING, China, Jan. 26, 2018 (PRNewswire) -Orient Paper, Inc., a leading manufacturer and distributor of diversified paper products in North China, today announced that it will temporarily suspend all of its production lines due to mandated restriction/suspension of natural gas supply (the "Restriction") for all natural gas consumption industries, including the paper manufacturing industry in order to secure adequate natural gas to households uses in urban and rural areas in Hebei Province.Read more
STOCKHOLM, Jan. 23, 2018 (Press Release) -Essity* has been recognized as one of the world’s 100 most sustainable companies by Corporate Knights. The recognition was presented in connection with World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.Read more
LUCCA, ITALY, Jan. 16, 2018 (Press Release) -The leading Chinese producer of hygiene and sanitary products has successfully started up the second of two Toscotec-supplied tissue machines installed at its Changji mill.
Hengan and Toscotec sealed their partnership at the end of a project that started one year ago with the order of two tissue machines, PM25 (started up in November 2017) and PM26, producing a total increase of 50,000 tons per year to Hengan’s production.Read more
LECCO, Italy, Jan. 9, 2018 (Press Release) -OMET innovation makes a further step forward and presents the new version of the FV line, the high-performing vacuum folding solution especially dedicated to the production of dispenser napkins. This type of napkin is typical of the American market but its use has been spreading rapidly throughout Europe.Read more
MALMO, Sweden, Dec. 21, 2017 (Press Release) -Duni subsidiary Rexcell Tissue & Airlaid AB will invest approximately 50 MSEK in upgrading the airlaid machine in Skåpafors, Sweden.
The investment will increase the airlaid capacity at Rexcell by about 25% annually. The plan is to have the capacity upgrade installed during the second quarter of 2018. Duni’s airlaid material is utilized in producing Duni’s key napkin brands including Dunilin® and Dunisoft®.Read more
SINGAPORE , Dec. 12, 2017 (Local News) -Consumer goods firm Kimberly-Clark became the first company to have 12 of its pulp and paper products certified by the Singapore Environment Council (SEC) under the enhanced Singapore Green Labelling Scheme.
The scheme, revised in January, holds firms responsible for ensuring that in the production of their goods, there is proper management of peatland and fires, for instance.Read more
KINGSEY FALLS, QC, Dec. 12, 2017 (CNW) -Cascades Inc., a leader in the recovery and manufacturing of green packaging and tissue products, is pleased to announce that it received the Tissue – Innovation Award for its Cascades Fluff & Tuff™ brand at the 9th edition of the Pulp & Paper International Awards, which took place in Brussels on November 29.Read more
STOCKHOLM, Dec. 4, 2017 (Press Release) -Archana Ashok was awarded the Bo Rydin Foundation for Scientific Research grant for Best Master’s Thesis Project 2017. Her project “Textile paper as a circular material” was carried out within the transdisciplinary TechMark Arena master students’ academy at RISE Bioeconomy division.
Bo Rydin Foundation for Scientific Research annually awards a grant for the year's best master's degree project within SCA's strategic areas; personal hygiene products, tissue paper or forest products.Read more