ALBANY, GA, Sept. 26, 2017 (Press Release) -The Procter & Gamble Company and Constellation, a subsidiary of Exelon Corporation, today announced the completion of a 50-megawatt biomass-fueled combined heat and power plant located at one of P&G’s largest U.S. facilities. Constellation owns and operates the plant, which supplies steam to P&G’s Albany, GA paper manufacturing facility and generates electricity for the local utility, Georgia Power.Read more
ROSWELL, GA, Sept. 12, 2017 (PRNewswire) -Maintaining a clean restroom is a daily challenge, especially when facilities have to contend with water splashes and sprays on floors and countertops. The new Kleenex Reveal Countertop System from Kimberly-Clark Professional helps address this problem by providing high-capacity, user-preferred towels right at the sink, where they're needed most.Read more
SAO PAULO, Sept. 11, 2017 (Press Release) -SUZANO PAPEL E CELULOSE S.A. (“Suzano”; “Company”), complementing the Material Fact notice published on February 24, 2017, announces to its shareholders and the general market that it has started the production and sale of jumbo rolls of sanitary paper (tissue) at its mill in Mucuri, Bahia.
Total estimated investment is R$540 and considers total tissue paper production capacity of 120,000 tons/year and maximum conversion capacity of 60,000 tons/year.Read more
FORT WASHINGTON, PA, Sept. 11, 2017 (Press Release) -Sofidel, a leading global provider of paper for hygienic and domestic use, today debuted Papernet Bio Tech, the first toilet paper to use innovative Biologic Active Tissue Paper (BATP) technology. When the paper makes contact with water, natural, non-pathogenic microorganisms are activated and produce enzymes to eat away dirt. Once their work is complete, the enzymes bio-degrade, leaving no residue or negative environmental impact.Read more
BANGKOK, Thailand, Aug. 14, 2017 (PRNewswire) -In conjunction with the merger of Asian Paper and Tissue World Bangkok trade shows, and with the support of The Thai Pulp and Paper Industries Association (TPPIA), Asian Paper and Tissue World successfully organized their first seminar for the Thailand pulp, paper and tissue industries which took place at the Emerald Hotel in Bangkok on 8 August 2017.Read more
PURMEREND, The Netherlands , July 11, 2017 (Press Release) -With official inauguration of the first production facility of sewage-based cellulose, The Purmerend company CirTec (until recently BWA B.V.) has a world-class premiere. The Cellvation installation will recover structurally about 400 kg of cellulose a day from sewage. Cellulose is the main ingredient of toilet paper. Cellvation is a development of CirTec BV and KNN Cellulose BV, both members of the Water Alliance.Read more
ERVING, MA, July 28, 2017 (Local News) -The town of Erving selectboard gave tentative approval to a new agreement with Erving Paper Mill to accept sludge from the Millers Falls Wastewater Treatment Plant, pending a formal contract accepted by both parties.
Representatives from the paper mill attended Wednesday night’s selectboard meeting and offered a proposal based on previous conversations with the town.Read more