PORCARI, Italy , July 4, 2019 (Press Release) -Sofidel commitment to offer consumers and its large-scale retail customers more sustainable packaging solutions has obtained a major acknowledgment.
Aldi, the discount retailer recognised among the most important players in the large-scale retail sector worldwide, has chosen Sofidel in the UK as the supplier for its four-pack Luxury Toilet Tissue wrapped in paper as part of its strategy of removing plastic packaging or replacing it with recyclable alternatives for its own-label products.Read more
LONDON, July 8, 2019 (The Guardian) -Major brands are using less recycled paper, meaning more trees cut down unnecessarily
Toilet paper – the one product that the majority of us use just once and flush away – is becoming less sustainable, according to research.Read more
LONDON, July 4, 2019 (Press Release) -A new campaign has been launched today to encourage parents to dispose of used nappies in their general rubbish bin, after one in 10 UK parents of under 3s admitted to putting them in with the household recycling.
North London Waste Authority (NLWA) has revealed how lorry-loads of recycling have to be thrown away because they have so many nappies in them. The scourge of nappy contamination also forces recycling centre workers to pull filthy nappies off conveyor belts by hand so the rest of the recycling can be processed properly.Read more
KINGSEY FALLS, QC, July 1, 2019 (CNW) -Cascades ("the Company"), a leader in the recovery and manufacturing of packaging and tissue products, announces that it has entered into a definitive agreement for the acquisition of substantially all of the assets of Orchids Paper Products Company ("Orchids" or "Orchids Paper") following the approval thereof by the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware (subject to completion of definitive documentation). Cascades will pay a cash consideration of US$207 million, financed by the Company's credit facilities.Read more
WESSLING, Germany, June 26, 2019 (Press Release) -BTG launched a new website on June 24, 2019. www.btg.com is made for pulp and papermakers around the world. It provides solution and case stories for specific paper segments such as tissue or packaging. A clear website structure allows users to find information quickly and easily and/or to contact a local BTG specialist upon need.Read more
LECCO, Italy, June 19, 2019 (Press Release) -Efficiency and profitability: here are the trends that today drive innovation in the tissue industry. Research and development are going beyond mechanics, as it becomes more and more difficult to overcome the existing levels of speed, productivity and technical perfection of the parts.Read more
LUCCA, ITALY, June 17, 2019 (Press Release) -Replace plastic packaging with a new eco-friendly, combined paper and bioplastic material on Casmatic packaging machines.Read more
NEW YORK, June 6, 2019 (Other news source) -Toilet paper has a critical job. Although it’s an essential bathroom item, thinking about it usually starts and ends with needing to buy or use some. Meanwhile, people spend hours looking for the perfect towel or shower curtain colors for their bathroom—but toilet paper is just plain white. So what got the white toilet paper trend rolling? Maybe these creative toilet paper holders were an inspiration.
How is toilet paper made?Read more