BANGOR, ME, Aug. 16, 2018 (Bangor Daily News) -State officials are investigating a wastewater leak from a Baileyville pulp and tissue mill into the St. Croix River.
The spill, which occurred Friday, Aug. 10, involved more than a half million gallons of partially treated wastewater that was discharged from an effluent line, according to Scott Beal, spokesman for St. Croix Tissue, Inc. The tissue company and parent company Woodland Pulp LLC employ more than 300 people at the mill, which is located on the St. Croix River in Baileyville on the U.S.-Canada border.Read more
SAO PAULO, Brazil, Aug. 14, 2018 (Press Release) -Suzano Consumer Goods, one of our business units, has launched the toilet paper brand Mimmo. With superior quality and unique design, Mimmo was developed to surpass the expectations of Brazilian consumers and show that higher quality also bring advantages in terms of yield and cost-benefit trade-off. Mimmo is softer, plush and yields more than the one-ply toilet papers available on the market.Read more
LUCCA, ITALY, Aug. 9, 2018 (Press Release) -Two of Toscotec’s AHEAD-2.0M tissue machines started up at Vinda Personal Care (Guangdong) in Yangjiang, Guangdong, PRC. They will increase the group’s annual production by over 60,000 tons. With these start-ups, Vinda kicked off production at its new Yangjiang mill, strategically located by Yangjiang Port in south-west Guangdong.Read more
LUCCA, ITALY, Aug. 6, 2018 (Press Release) -Fabio Perini S.p.A. obtained by the Customs Authority the award of the status of AEO F -– Authorized Economic Operator Full for customs simplifications and safety/security.Read more
LEIPZIG, Germany, July 31, 2018 (Press Release) -Just like two years ago, Emtec will attend the Tissue World Trade Show and Conference to be held at Istanbul Congress Center in September 2018. The German producer of innovative laboratory and online testing machines will be based on floor B5 at booth no. D171 together with its Turkish representative LABTEK.
Centerpiece of the booth will be the well-known TSA – Tissue Softness Analyzer which is used to reliably assess the Softness, Smoothness/Roughness and Stiffness as well as the overall Hand Feel of tissue and nonwoven materials.Read more
LUCCA, ITALY, July 30, 2018 (Press Release) -A.Celli Paper presents a new revolutionary concept for the production of Yankee Dryer Shells.
The two goals were to minimise mechanical issues and maximise uniformity and heat transfer.
Both have been achieved with iDEAL forged YD: the new production technology conceived and patented by A.Celli Paper to respond to these very needs.
iDEAL forged YD is characterised by a shell made with a single piece of steel moulded and processed using hot forging and rolling systems.Read more
KELHEIM, Germany, July 19, 2018 (Press Release) -The project “Bio-degradable wet toilet tissue with the viscose speciality fibre VILOFT” from the Bavarian viscose fibre manufacturer Kelheim Fibres has been awarded the Lighthouse by the Bavarian Environmental Cluster.Read more
KIEV, Ukraine, July 13, 2018 (Press Release) -Kyiv CPM signed a contract with EBRD to provide a €10 million loan to the mill. The funds will be used for purchasing new equipment to expand production, implementation of EU standards and CO2 emissions reduction.
At the beginning of 2019 the installation of shoe press for cardboard drying is planned, this will allow KCPM to reduce the use of steam, increase production volumes and improve the quality of coated cardboard.Read more