PORCARI, Italy, Nov. 30, 2017 (Press Release) -The award was presented yesterday in Brussels by RISI, the leading information provider for the global forest products industry, in recognition of the Soffass Cartiera via Giuseppe Lazzareschi in Porcari (Lucca) plant for having limited water usage to just 3.9 l/kg.
The PPI (Pulp & Paper International) Award for the Water Efficiency category was yesterday presented to Sofidel, the paper group known for the Regina brand.Read more
STOCKHOLM, Nov. 30, 2017 (Press Release) -Essity has shown its commitment to transparency by participating in the Environmental Paper Company Index 2017 (EPCI). The Group receives an overall score of 78.7% and 94% out of a maximum of 100% for its responsible fiber sourcing. The EPCI is a WWF tool that promotes transparency and continual improvement in the global pulp, paper and packing sector towards sustainability.
The Index assesses how a company´s performance and targets on responsible sourcing, clean production and EMS/reporting change over time.Read more
BATTLE GROUND, WA, Nov. 29, 2017 (Local News) -This is a sad day for Camas and Southwest Washington. The paper mill is what built Camas. For generations, the mill has provided a steady paycheck for mortgage payments, car payments, putting food on the table, raising children and creating a stable economy for a better life in our region.Read more
GREEN BAY, WI, Nov. 29, 2017 (Press Release) -The 132nd Amica Matrix line sold worldwide by PCMC was successfully installed at Cesar Iglesias SA, in the Caribbean area.
PCMC’s Amica Matrix has been conceived as an extremely flexible line, the Matrix technology allows to freely match speed and number of cycles according to the product characteristics and the converter’s specific needs. The line can be easily upgraded so as to follow the company’s growth and the evolution of the market and this is its main reason of success.Read more
LUCCA, ITALY, Nov. 21, 2017 (Press Release) -Xinjiang Hengan Paper’s tissue machine (PM25) was successfully started up at the company's Changji mill.
The new line is part of Hengan’s expansion plan, according to which Toscotec supplied two new MODULO-PLUS ES tissue lines to the leading Chinese producer. This start-up marks a success based on the great cooperation between the two technical teams.Read more
CINCINNATI, OH, Nov. 13, 2017 (Business Wire) -Puffs strengthens its commitment to responsible forestry management by earning and labeling Forest Stewardship Council® (FSC®) certification on all of its facial tissue paper products. Consumers can now find the FSC and Rainforest Alliance CertifiedTMseals on-pack ensuring that one hundred percent of the virgin fiber sourced for Puffs comes from responsibly managed sources. The dual Rainforest Alliance and FSC seals communicate to consumers that the sustainable sourcing was certified to FSC standards by the Rainforest Alliance.Read more
LONDON, Nov. 10, 2017 (PRNewswire) -Sofidel - known for its Regina Blitz household towel - just held the second Sofidel Suppliers Sustainability Awards (3Sawards), acknowledging suppliers who have opted for environmental and social sustainability actions. Dame Ellen MacArthur joined the event at East Wintergarden and noted:Read more
BORGO A MOZZANO, Italy, Oct. 26, 2017 (Press Release) -Another key project has been completed in the Piano di Coreglia facility near Lucca: the launch of a FORTE Converting line by PCMC, with a speed of 700 m per minute. The new machine assures top quality and flexibility. This is an investment hinged on machines made in Italy by leading companies such as PCMC, Casmatic, Optima, Infinity, Flexlink, Elettric80 and Technowrapp. All this was made possible thanks to the unfailing ICT team spirit, in the ongoing pursuit of safety, quality, efficiency and waste reduction.Read more