KINGSEY FALLS, QC, Oct. 1, 2018 (CNW) -Cascades Inc., a leader in the recovery and manufacture of green packaging and tissue products, is pleased to announce that its President and Chief Executive Officer, Mario Plourde, was a recipient of the 2019 Clean50 and Clean16 awards.Read more
LUCCA, Italy, Sept. 27, 2018 (Press Release) -A.Celli Paper is pleased to announce its participation in the cycle of conferences of the twenty-fifth edition of the MIAC - International Exhibition of Paper Industry, which will be held in October 2018 (on the 10th, 11th and 12th) at the Lucca Fiere Exhibition Centre.Read more
ISTANBUL, Sept. 26, 2018 (PRNewswire) -An impressive 66 exhibiting companies and a total of 1,767 participants have attended the second Tissue World Istanbul exhibition and conference.
Held in Istanbul between 4-6 September 2018 at the Istanbul Congress Center, the show floor featured exhibitors from 14 countries which included tissue mills and a range of suppliers including chemicals, wrapping/packaging equipment, converting machinery, packaging equipment and non-woven machinery.Read more
TANANGER, Norway , Sept. 25, 2018 (Press Release) -The LNG company Skangas and Metsä Tissue Corporation have entered into an agreement on the supply of liquefied natural gas (LNG) to the Mänttä tissue paper mill for production process use. At the mill in Mänttä, Finland, LNG will replace liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) in the paper drying process. The fuel switch from LPG to LNG will improve competitiveness and cut the company’s carbon dioxide emissions.Read more
ZELE, Belgium, Sept. 20, 2018 (Press Release) -The Procter & Gamble Company (“P&G”) and Drylock Technologies NV (“Drylock”) have entered into a global cross-license agreement to expand their intellectual property rights into the so called “Channel” and ‘Channel’ with associated wetness indicator strips technology. The “Channel” technology is used to enhance performance of absorbent hygiene products such as baby care taped diapers and pants as well as adult incontinence diapers and pants.Read more
ESPOO, Finland, Sept. 17, 2018 (Press Release) -Velvet CARE's Klucze mill in Poland has successfully started up a Valmet-supplied Advantage DCT 200HS tissue production line. As one of the largest and most modern tissue lines in Eastern Europe, it will help Velvet CARE to strengthen their position as a leader in tissue production in Poland, and Central and Eastern European markets.
"This is a most joyful milestone in Valmet's and Velvet CARE's 's joint effort to boost tissue quantity and quality of Velvet's production," says Hans Englund, Project Manager, Valmet.Read more
STOCKHOLM, Sept. 13, 2018 (Press Release) -Essity, the global hygiene and health company, has been included in the Dow Jones Sustainability Index, one of the world’s most prestigious sustainability indices. Essity has qualified for inclusion in both the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index and the Dow Jones Sustainability Europe Index, and has also been named industry leader in the Household Products sector.
Essity received high scores for its environmental and social reporting, its work with suppliers, its brand work, its innovations and its strategy for emerging markets.Read more
AMMAN, Jordan , Aug. 26, 2018 (Press Release) -Fine Hygienic Holding (FHH), one of the world’s leading manufacturers of hygienic paper products, recently completed a comprehensive repair and renovation of its factory and machinery at Al Keena paper mill in Jordan. This careful and comprehensive process not onlAlKeenaCuttingRibbon...y ensures the machines will continue to run smoothly for years to come, but also guarantees that the factory will continue producing the same high quality paper products that consumers have come to expect from Fine.Read more