BRUSSELS, Aug 12, 2014 (RISI) - Stora Enso has filed an application before the Swedish Land and Environment Court in order to rebuild the chemical plant at its Skoghall mill. The court's decision is expected by the end of the year.
"For the time being, we are running a feasibility study with several different solutions [ranging] from reinvesting to building a new plant; no decision has been taken yet," a spokesperson from the company said, adding that the cost of a new plant would amount to Euro 10 million ($13.4 million).Read more
BRUSSELS, Jan 1, 2014 (PPI Magazine) - In pulp mill processes that often have long transport time delays it is always better to know what process upsets are coming in to a process stage rather than what has already happened afterwards. Then the reactive control response can be fast and sure. BTG's new Bleach Load Transmitter (BLT-5500), coupled with bleach plant controls accomplishes just that, and provides an excellent return on investment.Read more
BOHUS, Sweden, June 26, 2013 (Press Release) -AkzoNobel Pulp and Performance Chemicals recently launched a mobile version of the Expancel website, specifically tailored for smartphones and tablets.
"This is one of several ways to increase our service to our customers in a growing global market," says Ingrid Aksnes, Global Market Communication Manager for Expancel.Read more
The Industrial Specialties business line of Evonik has introduced AROSURF® PA 780, a new debonder for use in fluff pulp manufacturing that raises the bar in debonder absorbency, significantly minimizing its impact on fluff pulp absorbency and ultimate capacity. The result is superior absorbency in such demanding end products as baby diapers, feminine hygiene pads and airlaid absorbent products.Read more