Breaking News in Pulp & Paper / Energy

AkzoNobel expands Chemical Island to support growth of Fibria, the world's leading producer of eucalyptus pulp

AkzoNobel expands Chemical Island to support growth of Fibria, the world's leading producer of eucalyptus pulp

AkzoNobel's Specialty Chemicals business has completed the expansion of a Chemical Island in Brazil to support a major project for Brazilian forestry company Fibria. The world's leading producer of eucalyptus pulp from planted forests, Fibria has inv...

20-10-2017 Hits:67 South American News

Europe rewards Lucart: the Natural project ranks second at the European Paper Recycling Awards for the R&D category

Europe rewards Lucart: the Natural project ranks second  at the European Paper Recycling Awards for the R&D category

At the 6th edition of this event, the company was awarded for its outstanding commitment to improve paper recycling technology The Natural project has enabled Lucart to receive an important European award. For the innovative nature of its project an...

20-10-2017 Hits:84 European News

Turn-Key Paper Mill Opportunity for Packaging Grades - Appleton Coated Paper WI

Turn-Key Paper Mill Opportunity for Packaging Grades - Appleton Coated Paper WI

Appleton Coated LLC, a manufacturer of coated, uncoated, and specialty papers, as well as containerboard medium, liner, white top and coated white top has been sold to Industrial Assets Corp., a California-based corporation specializing in the acquis...

20-10-2017 Hits:95 North American News

Olle Dahlin leaves Rottneros AB

Olle Dahlin leaves Rottneros AB

Olle Dahlin, Managing Director of Rottneros Mill and member of Group Management for Rottneros AB, is leaving his position. Olle will stay and assist with the handover until 30 November, at the longest. We thank Olle for his years at Rottneros AB and...

20-10-2017 Hits:67 European News

Acquisition of EcoPack and EcoPaper, Romania

Acquisition of EcoPack and EcoPaper, Romania

DS Smith Plc (the Group) is pleased to announce it has entered into an agreement to acquire EcoPack and EcoPaper, (collectively “the Business”) for an enterprise value of circa €208 million. The Business is a leading integrated packaging and paper g...

20-10-2017 Hits:79 European News

Paperworld China achieved growth in visitor numbers for 2017 edition

Paperworld China achieved growth in visitor numbers for 2017 edition

Exhibitors and vistors discovered valuable business prospects through themed zones and dedicated areas Seminars and expert dialogue unveiled the development trends of stationery retail and cultural products The latest edition of Paperworld China e...

20-10-2017 Hits:78 Exhibitions

Celebrate the Sustainability of Paper from Well Managed U.S. Forests

Celebrate the Sustainability of Paper from Well Managed U.S. Forests

Each year since 1960, the third week in October has been proclaimed National Forest Products Week in the U.S. It is a time to recognize the essential role that forests play in the country’s history, culture, environment and economy. Our forests are a...

20-10-2017 Hits:138 North American News

James Cropper 3d products joins sustainability debate

James Cropper 3d products joins sustainability debate

James Cropper 3D Products is set to join the debate on responsible packaging solutions at this year’s Sustainability in Packaging Europe conference, which takes place from 24 to 26 October in Barcelona. The company’s business director, Matthew Mille...

20-10-2017 Hits:85 European News

Easy as this: Reduce cleaning time by 70% and operating cost by up to 80%!

Easy as this: Reduce cleaning time by 70% and operating cost by up to 80%!

Efficient and cost-effective cleaning Effective cleaning is critical to product integrity, productivity and profitability in all hygienic industries. By choosing the right cleaning equipment, you can reduce water, chemicals and energy costs as well ...

19-10-2017 Hits:77 European News

ÅF acquires leading design and user experience agency inUse

ÅF acquires leading design and user experience agency inUse

With the acquisition, ÅF becomes the largest actor in service design and user experience in Sweden and will have sales of more than SEK 200 million. The acquisition is a part of ÅF’s strategic initiative in digitalization and design. inUse’s client...

17-10-2017 Hits:110 European News

Color Copy’s “Doing a great job” promotion takes you to the moon

Color Copy’s “Doing a great job” promotion takes you to the moon

Mondi launches new promotion with top prize a trip to Kennedy Space Center in Florida Mondi, the international paper and packaging Group, announces the launch of the new Color Copy’s end-user promotion “Doing a great job”, that will take place from ...

17-10-2017 Hits:103 European News

Good demand and stable results

Good demand and stable results

CEO Per Lindberg comments on the development during Q3 2017: “We experienced a very strong market in the quarter, resulting in positive sales performance. Net sales were up 3% and volumes were up 1% on last year. Overall, we have had some difficulti...

17-10-2017 Hits:95 financial News

ANDRITZ starts up second tissue machine with 20-foot steel Yankee successfully at Guizhou Chitianhua, China

ANDRITZ starts up second tissue machine with 20-foot steel Yankee successfully at Guizhou Chitianhua, China

International technology Group ANDRITZ has successfully started up the TM6 tissue machine delivered to Guizhou Chitianhua Paper Industry Co., Ltd. (Taison Group), Guizhou Province, China. The new PrimeLineST tissue machine, with a design speed of 2,0...

17-10-2017 Hits:94 Asian News

Xerium Introduces Maximus Press Felt Technology Portfolio

Xerium Introduces Maximus Press Felt Technology Portfolio

Engineered for Faster Start-up, Wider Operational Window and Extended Life Xerium Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: XRM), a leading global provider of industrial consumable products and services, recently introduced Maximus - a totally new portfolio of pres...

17-10-2017 Hits:91 European News

Toscotec grows also in the Paper & Board sector.

Toscotec grows also in the Paper & Board sector.

Toscotec is pleased to announce an important expansion of the company’s structure of the Paper & Board division, with a new technical and commercial unit based in Orbassano, in the province of Turin, which fully integrates into the existing team. ...

17-10-2017 Hits:116 European News

Smartly dressed in 100 percent Swedish paper

Smartly dressed in 100 percent Swedish paper

A dress completely made of paper from Swedish forests and Nordic Paper. The innovation project ‘Establish locally grown textiles in Sweden’ aims at enabling textile production of raw material from the pulp industry. Wood becomes paper, which is t...

17-10-2017 Hits:113 European News

European News

Europe rewards Lucart: the Natural project ranks s…

At the 6th edition of this event, the company was awarded for its outstanding commitment to improve paper recycling technology The Natural project ha...

Olle Dahlin leaves Rottneros AB

Olle Dahlin, Managing Director of Rottneros Mill and member of Group Management for Rottneros AB, is leaving his position. Olle will stay and assist w...

Acquisition of EcoPack and EcoPaper, Romania

DS Smith Plc (the Group) is pleased to announce it has entered into an agreement to acquire EcoPack and EcoPaper, (collectively “the Business”) for an...

James Cropper 3d products joins sustainability deb…

James Cropper 3D Products is set to join the debate on responsible packaging solutions at this year’s Sustainability in Packaging Europe conference, w...

American News

AkzoNobel expands Chemical Island to support growth of Fibria, the world's leading producer of eucalyptus pulp

AkzoNobel's Specialty Chemicals business has completed the expansion of a Chemical Island in Brazil to support a major project for Brazilian forestry ...

Turn-Key Paper Mill Opportunity for Packaging Grades - Appleton Coated Paper WI

Appleton Coated LLC, a manufacturer of coated, uncoated, and specialty papers, as well as containerboard medium, liner, white top and coated white top...

Celebrate the Sustainability of Paper from Well Managed U.S. Forests

Each year since 1960, the third week in October has been proclaimed National Forest Products Week in the U.S. It is a time to recognize the essential ...

Klabin supports sustainable practices through issue of green bonds abroad

Sustainability is in Klabin's DNA, and to sustain its investments in these practices, the company recently (September 2017) raised funds in the intern...

Oceania News

PMP to supply intelli-jet v® hydraulic headbox to …

In April 2017, PMP (Paper Machinery Producer) signed a contract with Australian Paper for delivery of an Intelli-Jet V® hydraulic headbox for their pa...

Valmet and Orora's Botany Mill renewed the service…

Valmet and Orora Limited have signed a multi-year agreement to continue the supply of maintenance and technology services for board making line 'B9' a...

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...

Asian News

ANDRITZ starts up second tissue machine with 20-fo…

International technology Group ANDRITZ has successfully started up the TM6 tissue machine delivered to Guizhou Chitianhua Paper Industry Co., Ltd. (Ta...

Södra increases exports to China

Demand for products from the Swedish forest is on the increase in China. In 2017, Södra increased sales of paper pulp by more than 50 percent. At the ...

Pasaban manufactures two new paper sheeters for th…

Mr. Pawan Agarwal, Managing Director of the Naini Group and Chairman of the Indian Pulp and Paper Technical Association (IPPTA) has once again chosen ...

Valmet will supply a new tissue production line to…

Valmet will supply a complete tissue production line, including Focus rewinder and an extensive automation package to Crown Paper Mill (CPM) in Abu Dh...

Financial News

Good demand and stable results

CEO Per Lindberg comments on the development during Q3 2017: “We experienced a very strong market in the quarter, resulting in positive sales perform...

Price increase for thermal papers and carbonless p…

Mitsubishi HiTec Paper will be increasing prices for the whole THERMOSCRIPT thermal paper range as well as the GIROFORM carbonless paper range on Janu...

Smithers Pira forecasts nonwovens as fastest growt…

Global fluff pulp consumption in 2017 is 5.8 million air-dried and has value of $4.6 billion according to the latest exclusive research from Smithers ...

'Canfor Corporation and Canfor Pulp Products Inc. …

Canfor Corporation (TSX:CFP) and Canfor Pulp Products Inc. (TSX:CFX) will hold a joint conference call on Monday, October 23, 2017 at 8:00 AM PDT to d...

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...