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Nanocellulose: The next big thing in bioeconomy?

Nanocellulose: The next big thing in bioeconomy?

While nanocellulose was discovered already in the late 1970s, it was only in the last ten years that a rise of patent applications related to nanocellulose occurred. As promising as the nanocellulose materials do sound, we are still waiting to see ...

20-02-2017 Hits:112 European News

Valmet's roll service center extension strengthens service capabilities close to customers in Europe

Valmet's roll service center extension strengthens service capabilities close to customers in Europe

Valmet has expanded its roll maintenance operations with the latest technology equipment for rubber and composite roll covers in Karlstad, Sweden. This investment particularly strengthens Valmet's service capabilities close to its customers in Scandi...

20-02-2017 Hits:81 European News

Arjowiggins graphic announces full scale expansion into United States & North America

Arjowiggins graphic announces full scale expansion into United States & North America

Arjowiggins Graphic, through its subsidiary Arjowiggins USA, has announced plans for a full-scale expansion into the United States and North America for its High quality recycled papers offer. The company has appointed Julie Brannen as North American...

17-02-2017 Hits:126 North American News

HexArmor Partners with German Safety Innovator uvex safety group to Expand Product Offering in the Americas

HexArmor Partners with German Safety Innovator uvex safety group to Expand Product Offering in the Americas

HexArmor® has just announced that it has formed a strategic partnership with uvex Winter Holding, parent of the uvex safety group, to immediately expand HexArmor’s portfolio of industry-leading personal protective equipment (PPE). Steve VanErmen, ...

17-02-2017 Hits:99 North American News

Södra's operating profit SEK 452 million for the third four-month period

Södra's operating profit SEK 452 million for the third four-month period

Södra’s operating profit for the third four-month period amounted to SEK 452 million (502). The full-year profit is in line with expectations and the board proposes a distribution of profit totalling SEK 602 million. “2016 was a year of transition f...

17-02-2017 Hits:92 financial News

European News

Nanocellulose: The next big thing in bioeconomy?

While nanocellulose was discovered already in the late 1970s, it was only in the last ten years that a rise of patent applications related to nanoce...

Valmet's roll service center extension strengthens…

Valmet has expanded its roll maintenance operations with the latest technology equipment for rubber and composite roll covers in Karlstad, Sweden. Thi...

Pöyry at Lignofuels 2017: Mastering the whole valu…

Advanced biofuels and biomaterials have been high on industrial companies’ agendas for several years. Investments in R&D, pilot projects and developme...

Stora Enso plans to shut down one SC paper machine…

Stora Enso will start co-determination negotiations with employees at its Kvarnsveden Mill in Sweden regarding a plan to reorganise the mill, includin...

American News

Arjowiggins graphic announces full scale expansion into United States & North America

Arjowiggins Graphic, through its subsidiary Arjowiggins USA, has announced plans for a full-scale expansion into the United States and North America f...

HexArmor Partners with German Safety Innovator uvex safety group to Expand Product Offering in the Americas

HexArmor® has just announced that it has formed a strategic partnership with uvex Winter Holding, parent of the uvex safety group, to immediately ex...

Verso Introduces NK Series of Lightweight Natural Kraft Machine Glazed Papers for Foodservice and Flexible Packaging

Verso Corporation (NYSE: VRS), a leading producer of flexible packaging, technical, and label and converting papers, have just announced the introduct...

A complete turn-key project to Grupo Corporativo Papelera

A.Celli Paper actively participates in the production growth of Mexico with the supply of a new tissue machine to Grupo Corporativo Papelera. In Octo...

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

Valmet receives an order for an online condition m…

Valmet has received an order for an online condition monitoring system from Anhui Shanyin Paper Industry Co., Ltd. in Ma'anshan, Anhui province, China...

Bekaert Solaronics to install an infrared drying s…

Bekaert Solaronics supplied Kingdecor (Zhejiang) with two hoods of 6-rows infrared UniDryer® for drying of laminating papers on its Paper Machine 1. ...

Investors turn back on Phuong Nam pulp mill

The Ministry of Industry and Trade has been calling for investors to participate in a multi-million-dollar pulp mill but to no avail, according to Le ...

Four Valmet supplied tissue lines started up withi…

Four Valmet supplied tissue lines has been successfully started up at Lee & Man Paper Manufacturing's Chongqing mill in China within three months. The...

Financial News

Södra's operating profit SEK 452 million for the t…

Södra’s operating profit for the third four-month period amounted to SEK 452 million (502). The full-year profit is in line with expectations and the ...

Paper and board production in slight decrease in 2…

Paper and board production in CEPI countries shows a small decline from 2015 CEPI member countries paper and board production has decreased by 0.1% ...

Preparing for the future

CEO Per Lindberg comments on the development during Q4 2016: “When we look back at 2016 we are very happy to see that we across the board have record...

Kemira increases prices of Pulp & Paper FennoS…

Kemira announces a price increase for its Pulp & Paper FennoSize AKD product line in EMEA. The adjustment will be effective immediately or as customer...

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...