Kimberly-ClarkProfessional today announced the launch of GreenHarvest products, a cutting edge offering that incorporates rapidly renewable plant-based fiber, such as wheat straw and bamboo, into Kleenex and Scott brand towel and tissue products.Read more
ALBANY, GA, Dec. 9, 2014 (Local News) -A formal announcement is still pending, but the Albany-Dougherty Payroll Development Authority brought the $230 million biomass energy plant that will be built on land adjacent to the local Procter & Gamble campus a step closer to reality Thursday when its members approved a $250 million bond issuance for the project.Read more
STOCKHOLM, Dec 3, 2014 (Press Release) -
SCA and the local Seine-Normandy Water Agency have together carried out a major environmental restoration of the wetland area around SCAs personal care and tissue plant in Hondouville, France. The work reduces the risk of pollution and secures the future of the industrial activities alongside the Iton river and is an excellent example of long-term, sustainable industrial development.Read more
For the second consecutive year Sofidel, one of the leading European manufacturers of paper for hygienic and domestic use, is the only Italian not listed company to enter CDP Italy Climate Change Report 2014. The company, which improves significantly its disclosure and performance scores, is amongst the high scored companies
Sofidel further improves its performance in terms of completeness, transparency and quality of information and its climate change strategy in reducing CO2 emissions.Read more
STOCKHOLM, Oct 16, 2014 (Press Release) - Leading global hygiene and forest products company SCA has once again been recognized as a leader in disclosing climate change data with quality and depth to its investors and to the global market place. The achievement was announced yesterday on the CDP Climate Leadership Awards seminar in Stockholm.
GENEVA, Aug. 11, 2014 (Press Release) -Oasis Brands, makers of FIORA brand tissue and towels, recently announced it has achieved Chain of Custody certification by PEFC, the Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification, the world's largest forest verification system and among the world's strongest sustainability standards. Oasis Brands is currently the only US supplier of tissue and towels to feature PEFC certification across an entire line-up of finished goods from a single brand spanning key retail paper categories.Read more
CRABTREE, QC, June 25, 2014 (CNW) - Kruger Products L.P., Canada's leading manufacturer of premium quality tissue, paper and napkin products for consumer and away-from-home use, is proud to announce that its Crabtree, QC plant has been named a member of réseau Écolectrique d'Hydro-Québec (http://www.hydroquebec.com/ecolectrique/) for reducing electrical energy consumption by at least 5%.
NEW YORK, March 5, 2014 (PRNewswire) - During March 18 to 21 at the Miami Beach Convention Center, the Tissue World Americas event will be held. Running every 2 years, the show is dedicated to the manufacturing and distribution of soft hygienic tissue products like bathroom tissue, facial tissue, paper towels and paper napkins. Tissue is a global business with an estimated value of USD 80 billion in annual turnover, and an approximate annual global growth rate of 4%, which pretty much remains unchanged regardless of economic growth or recessions.Read more