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South Africa's forestry sector explained

South Africa's forestry sector explained

Forestry South Africa heralds International Day of Forests with new infographic-rich website The United Nations International Day of Forests on 21 March 2017 will be marked by Forestry South Africa with the launch of an information and illustration-...

24-03-2017 Hits:74 Asian News

Global Forest and Paper Industry Celebrates International Day of Forests

Global Forest and Paper Industry Celebrates International Day of Forests

The theme of the 2017 United Nations International Day of Forests is Forests and Energy. The International Council of Forest and Paper Associations (ICFPA) is proud to represent the global forest products industry, which plays an important role in ...

24-03-2017 Hits:72 South American News

Mohawk’s Tom O’Connor Jr. and Ted O’Connor Selected to Receive 2017 Peyton Shaner Award by AIPPM

Mohawk’s Tom O’Connor Jr. and Ted O’Connor Selected to Receive 2017 Peyton Shaner Award by AIPPM

Mohawk, North America’s largest privately-owned manufacturer of fine papers, envelopes and specialty substrates for commercial and digital printing, is pleased to announce Tom O’Connor Jr., Mohawk’s Chief Executive Officer and Ted O’Connor, Mohawk’s ...

24-03-2017 Hits:71 North American News

Brussels Employee-led Tree Planting Initiative enters its 7th year

Brussels Employee-led Tree Planting Initiative enters its 7th year

Dressed in wellington boots and rain jackets, the dedicated Tree Planting Team from Sappi Europe, including Berry Wiersum CEO, once again braved the Brussels weather to plant a further 1,250 saplings in the Forêt des Soignes. They were rewarded with ...

24-03-2017 Hits:75 European News

Verso Announces 92-Bright Anthem Plus® Coated Paper

Verso Announces 92-Bright Anthem Plus® Coated Paper

The American Workhorse: American Product. American Jobs. American Pride. Verso Corporation (NYSE: VRS), a leading producer of coated papers, has just introduced a new promotion titled Anthem Plus®. The American Workhorse. PUT US TO WORK., featuring ...

23-03-2017 Hits:79 North American News

European News

Brussels Employee-led Tree Planting Initiative ent…

Dressed in wellington boots and rain jackets, the dedicated Tree Planting Team from Sappi Europe, including Berry Wiersum CEO, once again braved the B...

The parternship between Toscotec and EuroVast cont…

The Italian company EuroVast has chosen Toscotec again to expand the capacity of its Cartiera della Basilica at Botticino’s plant. The new machine, a...

SkySoft Creping Blade with Ceramic Coating helps t…

SkySoft is a new creping blade from Voith that ensures constant tissue quality. The specially developed ceramic tip of the SkySoft creping blade is hi...

Commercial forests are full of untapped energy

The theme of the 2017 United Nations International Day of Forests is Forests and Energy. The International Council of Forest and Paper Associations ...

American News

Global Forest and Paper Industry Celebrates International Day of Forests

The theme of the 2017 United Nations International Day of Forests is Forests and Energy. The International Council of Forest and Paper Associations ...

Mohawk’s Tom O’Connor Jr. and Ted O’Connor Selected to Receive 2017 Peyton Shaner Award by AIPPM

Mohawk, North America’s largest privately-owned manufacturer of fine papers, envelopes and specialty substrates for commercial and digital printing, i...

Verso Announces 92-Bright Anthem Plus® Coated Paper

The American Workhorse: American Product. American Jobs. American Pride. Verso Corporation (NYSE: VRS), a leading producer of coated papers, has just...

Sonoco Implementing Price Increases for All Rigid Paperboard Containers in North America

Sonoco (NYSE:SON) has just announced it is implementing price increases for all round composite cans and shaped rigid paperboard containers in North A...

Oceania News

Australia Pulp Expansion Now Possible: Pulp & …

Australia could be on the cusp of a pulp production expansion over the coming years, as domestic demand for pulp increases. Australia's pulp consum...

Paper Consumption in Australia to Rise

Paper Consumption to Rise 4.9% to 2020 Latest research and analysis by IndustryEdge demonstrates that Australia's consumption of paper and paperboard...

Valmet and Australian Paper sign a multi-year main…

Valmet and Australian Paper have signed a multi-year agreement for Valmet to provide maintenance technical support at the Maryvale Mill in Victoria, A...

Research and Markets: Australian and New Zealand P…

Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/njhjqk/pulp_and_paper) has announced the addition of the "Pulp & Paper Edge" report t...

Asian News

South Africa's forestry sector explained

Forestry South Africa heralds International Day of Forests with new infographic-rich website The United Nations International Day of Forests on 21 Ma...

Valmet to supply a winder for Shandong Chenming Pa…

Valmet will supply a new winder for Shandong Chenming Paper Ltd. at its Zhanjiang site in Guangdong province, China. The board machine BM 4 producing ...

South Africa’s 66% paper recovery rate exceeds glo…

Paper Recycling Association of South Africa calls on citizens to do more to divert valuable ‘waste’ from going to landfill Recovered paper fibre has ...

Voith wins two new PM 36 and PM 37 XcelLine paperm…

A signing ceremony was held on the morning of January 25, 2017 to mark Sun Paper’s order of two new XcelLine papermaking production lines from Voith. ...

Financial News

Sonoco-Alcore to Increase Prices for Tubes & C…

Sonoco-Alcore S.a.r.l. has just announced it will raise prices for paper-based tubes and cores by up to 8.5 percent, depending on product category, ef...

Sonoco Implementing Price Increase for All Uncoate…

Sonoco (NYSE:SON) has just announced it is implementing a $75 per ton price increase for all grades of uncoated recycled paperboard (URB) in the Unite...

Sonoco-Alcore to Increase Paperboard Prices in Eur…

Sonoco-Alcore S.a.r.l. has just announced it will raise prices by €60 per tonne (£50 / tonne) on all recycled paperboard grades sold in the Company's ...

Valmet has published the Annual Report and the Cor…

Valmet has, on March 1, 2017, published its Annual Report for 2016 on the company's website www.valmet.com/annualreports. The Annual Report consists o...

Energy News

Income and diversification appeals to northern UK …

When Iggesund Paperboard’s Workington Mill in Cumbria, UK, took the decision to invest in a bio mass boiler in order to switch its energy sourcing f...

Sun and wind instead of gas

Fossil fuels will become increasing scarce in the future. So we are investigating the possibility of using all kinds of alternatives to gas as an ener...

Kemira shortlisted in the EU Sustainable Energy Aw…

Kemira's site in Helsingborg, Sweden has been shortlisted in the EU Sustainable Energy Awards 2016 for industrial symbiosis that facilitates sharing r...

Emerson announces new energy management informatio…

Energy Advisor helps process manufacturers reduce energy costs by up to 10% annually through improved energy targeting and utilization Emerson Proces...