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BillerudKorsnäs reports serious fraud to Swedish police

BillerudKorsnäs reports serious fraud to Swedish police

BillerudKorsnäs has during June 2016 been exposed to serious external fraud of an advanced nature. The company has, despite rigorous control mechanisms, been deceived to make payments on the basis of false invoices. The situation was quickly identifi...

23-06-2016 Hits:77 financial News

SCA to close tissue production plant in Spain

SCA to close tissue production plant in Spain

SCA will close its tissue production plant in Sant Joan de Mediona, Spain. The decision is aligned with the company’s strategy to optimize its geographic production footprint in order to drive cost and capital efficiency and further increase value cr...

23-06-2016 Hits:92 European News

European paper industry announces new Director General, Sylvain Lhôte

European paper industry announces new Director General, Sylvain Lhôte

CEPI (Confederation of European Paper Industries) hereby announces the appointment of Sylvain Lhôte as its new Director General. As of 5 September 2016, Sylvain Lhôte will take over from the current Acting Director General, Jori Ringman. Mr Lhôte is ...

23-06-2016 Hits:62 European News

WWF´s Check your Paper now supports Chinese pulp and paper producers and buyers

WWF´s Check your Paper now supports Chinese pulp and paper producers and buyers

WWF launches the Chinese version of WWF´s global online tool “Check your Paper”, designed to support the China Sustainable Paper Alliance (CSPA) in engaging strategic market players on responsible paper products procurement and sales. The launch coin...

23-06-2016 Hits:147 Asian News

Mitsubishi HiTec Paper receives PEFC™ certification and renewed FSC® certification

Mitsubishi HiTec Paper receives PEFC™ certification and renewed FSC® certification

As a responsible manufacturer of speciality papers, Mitsubishi HiTec Paper has now been certified with the PEFC™ Chain-of-Custody for the first time, whilst at the same time the existing FSC® Chain-of-Custody certification has been successfully renew...

22-06-2016 Hits:70 European News

The District Court dismissed Metsähallitus’ claim concerning roundwood purchases in Finland in 1997–2005

The District Court dismissed Metsähallitus’ claim concerning roundwood purchases in Finland in 1997–2005

In its ruling issued on the 22nd June 2016, the Helsinki District Court dismissed Metsähallitus’ claim for damages against Stora Enso Oyj, Metsäliitto Cooperative and UPM-Kymmene Oyj. The claim was based on the competition infringement found by the F...

22-06-2016 Hits:65 financial News

Smart Seal Wear Monitoring system from Voith reduces machine downtimes and improves efficiency

Smart Seal Wear Monitoring system from Voith reduces machine downtimes and improves efficiency

Voith has developed a ‘Seal Wear Monitoring’ system which will make sealing strip replacement easier to plan in future. Used for the first time at Swiss company Model, it helps minimize unscheduled downtimes due to roll failure or sealing strip wear ...

22-06-2016 Hits:82 European News

Valmet to supply a demonstration scale plant for next generation dissolving pulp cooking to Sappi in South Africa

Valmet to supply a demonstration scale plant for next generation dissolving pulp cooking to Sappi in South Africa

Valmet will supply a dissolving pulp cooking demonstration plant to Sappi in South Africa to explore and optimize the extraction of biorenewable chemicals. The plant will be close to industrial size and is located at Sappi's Ngodwana mill. The demons...

22-06-2016 Hits:99 European News

Visit Voith at the Zellcheming-Expo 2016 in Frankfurt, Germany

Visit Voith at the Zellcheming-Expo 2016 in Frankfurt, Germany

The focus of the three-day exhibition with congress is the pulp and paper production as well as the range of fiber based materials for the paper industry. Voith presents innovative products, latest references and developments for paper machine optim...

22-06-2016 Hits:78 Exhibitions

Watson-Marlow delivers vital dosing operations and maintenance savings to tissue manufacturer

Watson-Marlow delivers vital dosing operations and maintenance savings to tissue manufacturer

One of Europe’s largest manufacturers of toilet tissue and paper towels is now using an extensive range of peristaltic hose pumps from Watson-Marlow Fluid Technology Group in its production processes. The pumps, which include numerous APEX and Qdos m...

21-06-2016 Hits:88 European News

Howden American Fan Company Announces BCS Backwardly Inclined Fan for Air Purification Applications

Howden American Fan Company Announces BCS Backwardly Inclined Fan for Air Purification Applications

Fan delivers non-overloading horsepower characteristics over entire pressure curve Howden American Fan Company, the leading manufacturer of high-quality industrial fans and blowers, announces that it offers the BCS Backwardly Inclined Fan for air pu...

21-06-2016 Hits:77 North American News

Lucrative ‘power balancing’ schemes can help the pulp and paper industry generate £90,000 per Megawatt

Lucrative ‘power balancing’ schemes can help the pulp and paper industry generate £90,000 per Megawatt

Wriiten by Micheal Phelan, CEO at Endeco Technologies which is a national grid and eirgrid approved aggregator Many in the pulp and paper sector may not be aware that there is a significant new revenue stream available to progressive and forward-thi...

21-06-2016 Hits:233 European News

Rolland Recycled Kraft Paper

Rolland Recycled Kraft Paper

Rolland continues to be a strong provider of recycled kraft paper with high environmental attributes in the North American market. Rolland KraftTM is an interesting hybrid sheet that has the natural earthy color and the opacity of kraft paper, while...

21-06-2016 Hits:83 North American News

Voith rebuilds Hedemora disc filter at Sappi in Kirkniemi, Finland

Voith rebuilds Hedemora disc filter at Sappi in Kirkniemi, Finland

At Sappi Finland Operations Oy in Kirkniemi, Finland, Voith has successfully converted the existing Hedemora disc filter in the stock preparation unit to the latest BaglessPlus filter technology. As the number of discs could be reduced, the disc filt...

21-06-2016 Hits:88 European News

Pulp-and-Paper Industry in Canada: Business Report 2016 - Research and Markets

Pulp-and-Paper Industry in Canada: Business Report 2016 - Research and Markets

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Pulp-and-paper industry in Canada: Business Report 2016" report to their offering. This report is a comprehensive research of pulp-and-paper industry in Canada. The first two chapters of the r...

20-06-2016 Hits:93 Canadian News

Neenah Packaging Announces Significantly Expanded Box Wrap Portfolio and Custom Design Solutions

Neenah Packaging Announces Significantly Expanded Box Wrap Portfolio and Custom Design Solutions

Neenah Packaging announces the significantly expanded offering of its Box Wrap portfolio, with new additions to its Premium Packaging Solutions, and the introduction of its Luxury Packaging Solutions. Together, these two expansive collections create...

17-06-2016 Hits:119 North American News

European News

SCA to close tissue production plant in Spain

SCA will close its tissue production plant in Sant Joan de Mediona, Spain. The decision is aligned with the company’s strategy to optimize its geograp...

European paper industry announces new Director Gen…

CEPI (Confederation of European Paper Industries) hereby announces the appointment of Sylvain Lhôte as its new Director General. As of 5 September 201...

Mitsubishi HiTec Paper receives PEFC™ certificatio…

As a responsible manufacturer of speciality papers, Mitsubishi HiTec Paper has now been certified with the PEFC™ Chain-of-Custody for the first time, ...

Smart Seal Wear Monitoring system from Voith reduc…

Voith has developed a ‘Seal Wear Monitoring’ system which will make sealing strip replacement easier to plan in future. Used for the first time at Swi...

American News

Howden American Fan Company Announces BCS Backwardly Inclined Fan for Air Purification Applications

Fan delivers non-overloading horsepower characteristics over entire pressure curve Howden American Fan Company, the leading manufacturer of high-qual...

Rolland Recycled Kraft Paper

Rolland continues to be a strong provider of recycled kraft paper with high environmental attributes in the North American market. Rolland KraftTM is...

Pulp-and-Paper Industry in Canada: Business Report 2016 - Research and Markets

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Pulp-and-paper industry in Canada: Business Report 2016" report to their offering. This repor...

Neenah Packaging Announces Significantly Expanded Box Wrap Portfolio and Custom Design Solutions

Neenah Packaging announces the significantly expanded offering of its Box Wrap portfolio, with new additions to its Premium Packaging Solutions, and t...

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

WWF´s Check your Paper now supports Chinese pulp a…

WWF launches the Chinese version of WWF´s global online tool “Check your Paper”, designed to support the China Sustainable Paper Alliance (CSPA) in en...

Stora Enso inaugurates its consumer board mill in …

200 guests from around the world joined Stora Enso today at the official inauguration of the new consumer board mill in Beihai, China. Stora Enso in...

Minerals Technologies, Sun Paper and Tsinghua Univ…

Minerals Technologies, Sun Paper and Tsinghua University Form One of Six New EcoPartnerships Announced in Beijing During Recent U.S.-China Strategic a...

Stora Enso to close its Suzhou paper mill and to d…

Stora Enso has signed an agreement to divest the key assets of its Suzhou Mill in China, including the land-use rights and buildings, to the local gov...

Financial News

BillerudKorsnäs reports serious fraud to Swedish p…

BillerudKorsnäs has during June 2016 been exposed to serious external fraud of an advanced nature. The company has, despite rigorous control mechanism...

The District Court dismissed Metsähallitus’ claim …

In its ruling issued on the 22nd June 2016, the Helsinki District Court dismissed Metsähallitus’ claim for damages against Stora Enso Oyj, Metsäliitto...

ANNOUNCEMENT of EBAY AUCTION for YANKEE Dryer Pate…

Top technology for YANKEE Drying Cylinders for TISSUE making. Find enclosed the announced ebay bidding. http://www.ebay.at/itm/Patents-for-YANKEE-Dr...

Södra issues green corporate bond

Södra is inviting the capital market to take part and finance investments in Södra’s green industry. It will take the form of green corporate bonds, i...

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...