SAINT JOHN, NB , April 24, 2018 (Press Release) -Irving Pulp and Paper as well as Irving Tissue on the west side of Saint John is underway with a $40 million investment with an impact across NB. Eighty-four (84) New Brunswick companies will be working on the modernization, accounting for $29 million of the investment. These suppliers are located across New Brunswick. The project is scheduled for completion on May 14, 2018.Read more
VANCOUVER, BC, April 20, 2018 (Business Wire) -BAP Industries of Guatemala is pleased to announce the signing of a 10-year exclusive Bamboo Purchase Agreement with United States based EcoPlanet Bamboo Group for 100% of the off-take from its sustainably grown Nicaraguan bamboo plantations, as part of a strategic alliance with Advance Pulp and Paper Machinery AP&P Machinery of British Columbia, Canada.Read more
GREEN BAY, WI, April 18, 2018 (Local News) -Georgia-Pacific's Broadway paper mill in Green Bay is being recognized for using less energy.
The federal Environmental Protection Agency awarded the manufacturing site its ENERGY STAR AWARD for lowering its energy use by ten percent in five years.
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MIAMI, April 18, 2018 (PRNewswire) -Tissue World Miami 2018 -- North America's largest gathering of the global tissue industry -- concluded on a successful note at the Miami Beach Convention Center on March 23, 2018. This was the ninth edition of the four-day conference (March 20-23) and trade show (March 21-23) to be held in North America and the eighth time the event has been held in South Florida.Read more
CINCINNATI, OH, April 16, 2018 (Business Wire) -The Procter & Gamble Company today announced it has achieved many of its 2020 environmental sustainability goals, has plans in place to meet the rest and has established new, broad-reaching goals for 2030. The new goals, titled “Ambition 2030,” aim to enable and inspire positive impact on the environment and society while creating value for the Company and consumers.Read more
LUCCA, ITALY, April 10, 2018 (Press Release) -Speed record attained: 2150 m/min! Holder of this record is the machine owned by M.C. Tissue produced by Recard for Cartiere Carrara for the Tassignano (Lucca) plant. A figure very close to the world record.Read more
ESPOO, Finland, April 9, 2018 (Press Release) -Valmet will deliver three Valmet IQ quality control systems with Valmet IQ Fiber optical sensors to the Italian system integrator E.I.L to be installed on three new tissue machines in EMEA area during 2018. The orders are included in Valmet's first quarter 2018 orders received.Read more
PORCARI, Italy, March 28, 2018 (Press Release) -Sofidel continues to pursue its commitment to raising the awareness of the public opinion concerning the effects of climate change, and in this case in particular the value of natural ecosystems.Read more