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Intertrade Hellas S.A. chooses A.Celli Paper for its new tissue production line

Intertrade Hellas S.A. chooses A.Celli Paper for its new tissue production line

The Greek converter continues its expansion in the tissue paper industry and signs a contract with A.Celli Paper for the supply of a new turnkey production line. A.Celli Paper will supply a complete turnkey solution for the production of tissue pape...

02-12-2021 Hits:14 European News

Over 300 global installations of digital solutions confirm the success of Voith's Papermaking 4.0 portfolio

Over 300 global installations of digital solutions confirm the success of Voith's Papermaking 4.0 portfolio

With its digitalization and automation portfolio Papermaking 4.0, Voith Paper is an international pioneer and innovation driver in paper production. The technology company now has more than 300 digital installations worldwide. The numerous references...

02-12-2021 Hits:24 European News

Mondi launches IQ EXTRALIGHT, a new opaque paper for inserts of medications, leaflets, manuals and legal text applications

Mondi launches IQ EXTRALIGHT, a new opaque paper for inserts of medications, leaflets, manuals and legal text applications

Mondi, a global leader in packaging and paper, launches IQ EXTRALIGHT. The new opaque paper solution is produced at Mondi Neusiedler, Austria, and targets the uncoated premium segment in opaque paper for inserts of medications and cosmetics, operatin...

02-12-2021 Hits:33 European News

Paper Excellence Welcomes Domtar Into Its Group of Companies

Paper Excellence Welcomes Domtar Into Its Group of Companies

The Paper Excellence Group, a global diversified manufacturer of pulp and specialty, printing, writing, and packaging papers, has just announced the successful closing of its previously-announced acquisition of Domtar (NYSE: UFS) (TSX: UFS), a leadin...

02-12-2021 Hits:32 North American News

Kemira selected as primary chemical supplier for Cascades’ new recycled board mill in North America

Kemira selected as primary chemical supplier for Cascades’ new recycled board mill in North America

Kemira has been selected as the primary chemical supplier for Cascades’ new recycled board mill in North America. Cascades, a Canadian-based leading producer of sustainable packaging solutions, is converting their Bear Island mill in Virginia, US, to...

02-12-2021 Hits:37 North American News

Paper that connects

Paper that connects

The more digitalised the modern world becomes, the more people are looking for a counterbalance to the digital overstimulation in the physically tangible realm. This trend, called high-tech/high-touch, has been anticipated for decades. Understanding ...

02-12-2021 Hits:37 European News

AFT SUPPLYING POM SYSTEM TO SAPPI BOARD MILL IN SOUTH AFRICA

AFT SUPPLYING POM SYSTEM TO SAPPI BOARD MILL IN SOUTH AFRICA

Sappi has selected AFT to add new POM® Technology to their approach flow system at Ngodwana’s linerboard machine. The system will work with a kraft/recycle furnish mix on the mill’s nearly 700 tpd containerboard system. The supply includes a headbox...

02-12-2021 Hits:39 European News

ANDRITZ receives repeat order to supply key process equipment for Klabin’s Ortigueira pulp mill in Brazil

ANDRITZ receives repeat order to supply key process equipment for Klabin’s Ortigueira pulp mill in Brazil

International technology group ANDRITZ has received an order from Klabin to supply energy-efficient and environmentally leading key equipment and processes for Klabin’s Puma Capacity Increase II project in Ortigueira, Paraná, Brazil. Start-up is sch...

02-12-2021 Hits:33 South American News

Focus on the potential of cellulose-based materials

Focus on the potential of cellulose-based materials

The new ZELLCHEMING Conference "Cellulose Based Materials - From Science to Technology" reflects the growing importance of a bioeconomy strategy based on renewable raw materials. Cellulose, the main component of plant cell walls and thus the most a...

30-11-2021 Hits:73 Exhibitions

Sulzer launches the world’s biggest medium-consistency pump

Sulzer launches the world’s biggest medium-consistency pump

Sulzer announces the launch of the world’s biggest medium-consistency pump, the MCE93-400. The new MCETM pump size is Sulzer’s answer to the customers’ demand for bigger production rates in pulp mills. The MCETM pump is being tested at Sulzer’s full...

30-11-2021 Hits:71 European News

ANDRITZ to supply PrimeCal calenders and paper machine approach flow system to Henan Xinyaxin New Technology Packaging Material, China

ANDRITZ to supply PrimeCal calenders and paper machine approach flow system to Henan Xinyaxin New Technology Packaging Material, China

International technology group ANDRITZ has received an order from Henan Xinyaxin New Technology Packaging Material, China, to deliver two calenders and a complete paper machine approach flow system for their new paper machine PM9 at the mill in Xinxi...

26-11-2021 Hits:126 Asian News

Metsä Tissue investigated the carbon footprint of toilet paper: high-quality and soft tissue paper is also environmentally friendly

Metsä Tissue investigated the carbon footprint of toilet paper: high-quality and soft tissue paper is also environmentally friendly

In cooperation with AFRY, Metsä Tissue, a part of Metsä Group, has calculated the carbon footprint of toilet paper in its eight European mills, and explored also the differences in the footprints of toilet papers made of fresh and recycled fibres. Th...

25-11-2021 Hits:130 European News

Metsä Board minimises environmental impact of packaging with Dassault Systèmes’ simulation platform

Metsä Board minimises environmental impact of packaging with Dassault Systèmes’ simulation platform

Metsä Board, the leading European producer of premium fresh fibre paperboards and part of Metsä Group, has successfully started to deploy Dassault Systèmes’ 3DEXPERIENCE platform in development and testing of packaging solutions at its Excellence Cen...

24-11-2021 Hits:237 European News

ANDRITZ successfully starts up pressurized refining system at Biyang Huifeng, China

ANDRITZ successfully starts up pressurized refining system at Biyang Huifeng, China

International technology group ANDRITZ has successfully completed the start-up of a pressurized refining system supplied to Biyang Huifeng Wood Industry Board Co., Ltd. at its MDF production plant in Biyang, Henan province, China.   With the ne...

24-11-2021 Hits:120 Asian News

ANDRITZ to supply a complete OCC line, including reject treatment, to Alizay Papier, France

ANDRITZ to supply a complete OCC line, including reject treatment, to Alizay Papier, France

International technology group ANDRITZ has received an order from Alizay Papier SASU to supply a complete OCC line – including a reject treatment system – with a capacity of 1,400 bdmt/d to the mill in Alizay, France. Start-up is scheduled for the e...

23-11-2021 Hits:167 European News

Ilkka Hämälä, President and CEO of Metsä Group is the new Chairman of Cepi, the Confederation of the Paper and Pulp Industry

Ilkka Hämälä, President and CEO of Metsä Group is the new Chairman of Cepi, the Confederation of the Paper and Pulp Industry

As of January 2022, Ilkka Hämälä takes over from his predecessor Ignazio Capuano as Chairman of Cepi, one of the leading and most influential trade association representing the forest and bio-based industry sector in Brussels, the capital of the Euro...

23-11-2021 Hits:114 European News

New Alfa Laval PlusClean cleaning nozzle revolutionizes tank cleaning with 100% coverage

New Alfa Laval PlusClean cleaning nozzle revolutionizes tank cleaning with 100% coverage

With the introduction of the new Alfa Laval PlusClean® cleaning nozzle, Alfa Laval’s broad tank cleaning portfolio is set to take a giant leap forward. The PlusClean delivers unprecedented 100% tank cleaning coverage, up to 80% savings in water and c...

23-11-2021 Hits:127 European News

Stora Enso’s Sustainability Report receives award

Stora Enso’s Sustainability Report receives award

Stora Enso’s Sustainability Report 2020 was chosen as the best in Finland in a competition organised by an independent group of expert organisations. In addition, for the fourth consecutive year, Stora Enso’s report has been included in the top ten s...

17-11-2021 Hits:121 European News

ANDRITZ successfully starts up P-RC APMP line delivered to Guangxi Sun Paper, China

ANDRITZ successfully starts up P-RC APMP line delivered to Guangxi Sun Paper, China

International technology group ANDRITZ has successfully started up a chemi-thermomechanical pulping system delivered to Sun Paper for its mill in the city of Beihai, Guangxi, China. The proven ANDRITZ P-RC APMP (Pre-Conditioning Refiner Chemical Alk...

16-11-2021 Hits:109 Asian News

ANDRITZ successfully starts up new PrimeReel system at Knauf Petroboard, Russia

ANDRITZ successfully starts up new PrimeReel system at Knauf Petroboard, Russia

International technology group ANDRITZ has successfully started up a new reel as part of the KM2 board machine rebuild at Knauf Petroboard, in Kommunar, Russia. The KM2 – with a basis weight range from 100 to 320 g/m2 – has a design speed of 700&nbs...

15-11-2021 Hits:158 European News

Metsä Board is progressing with its fossil free target at its Kyro mill

Metsä Board is progressing with its fossil free target at its Kyro mill

The Hämeenkyrön Voima power plant, from which Metsä Board's Kyro mill buys energy, has replaced the peat it burns with renewable energy. In the future, the power plant aims to use wood-based fuels from Metsä Group's production and wood procurement by...

09-11-2021 Hits:261 European News

MM Group has committed to net zero emissions until 2050

MM Group has committed to net zero emissions until 2050

The Mayr-Melnhof Group (MM) has joined the global "Business Ambition for 1.5°C" initiative to contribute to limiting global warming to 1.5 degree through appropriate measures. As part of this initiative, launched by the UN Global Compact and Science ...

08-11-2021 Hits:129 European News

Watson-Marlow announces details of the new U.S. manufacturing facility bringing them closer to customers in the region

Watson-Marlow announces details of the new U.S. manufacturing facility bringing them closer to customers in the region

Watson-Marlow is pleased to announce that construction began in October 2021, on a new state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in the United States, with first production due in late 2022. Following an announcement made earlier this year, the Company...

08-11-2021 Hits:145 North American News

Essity in collaboration for responsible forest operations in Russia

Essity in collaboration for responsible forest operations in Russia

The hygiene and health company Essity is collaborating with the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) and The Consumer Goods Forum’s (CGF) Forest Positive Coalition of Action initiative to further strengthen responsible forest management, nurture high con...

05-11-2021 Hits:155 European News

Valmet and CMPC have finalized the agreement for major technology and automation delivery for Guaíba pulp mill’s modernization project in Brazil

Valmet and CMPC have finalized the agreement for major technology and automation delivery for Guaíba pulp mill’s modernization project in Brazil

Valmet and CMPC have finalized the agreement of which Valmet and CMPC signed a letter of intent in September 2021 (Valmet’s press release on September 20, 2021). According to the agreement, Valmet will deliver key technology and automation for CMPC’s...

05-11-2021 Hits:999 South American News

Climate case for wood

Climate case for wood

New manifesto calls for greater use of wood to help nations decarbonise An international Wood Manifesto setting the future roadmap for timber and wood use in construction and other products was launched in the UK last week just ahead of the COP26 cl...

05-11-2021 Hits:186 European News

Brown Machine Group is now BMG

Brown Machine Group is now BMG

New name reflects growth and integration into complete turn-key solution provider in the plastic and paper industry Brown Machine Group, the world’s leading provider of forming, tooling and automation solutions for the global packaging industry, ann...

05-11-2021 Hits:157 North American News

AFT stock prep and approach flow equipment for JK Paper new multi-layer board machine

AFT stock prep and approach flow equipment for JK Paper new multi-layer board machine

JK Paper Limited, one of the largest pulp and paper producers in India, selected AFT to supply a POM® approach flow and stock preparation system for their latest packaging board expansion project. PM5 is a 170 000 tpa multi-layer board machine at CPM...

05-11-2021 Hits:223 Asian News

Valmet launches winder diagnostics to secure winder runnability

Valmet launches winder diagnostics to secure winder runnability

As part of the Industrial Internet offering, Valmet has developed winder diagnostics to help board and paper customers optimize the overall performance of their winder. Winder diagnostics is an essential part of a winder reliability agreement. The s...

04-11-2021 Hits:136 European News

Resolute Reports Preliminary Third Quarter 2021 Results

Resolute Reports Preliminary Third Quarter 2021 Results

Resolute Forest Products Inc. (NYSE: RFP) (TSX: RFP) has just reported net income of $80 million, or $0.99 per diluted share, for the quarter ended September 30, compared to net income of $57 million, or $0.66 per diluted share, in the same peri...

04-11-2021 Hits:132 Financial News

Mitsubishi HiTec Paper receives environmental award for barricote barrier papers

Mitsubishi HiTec Paper receives environmental award for barricote barrier papers

On 2 November, the Flensburg mill of Mitsubishi HiTec Paper Europe GmbH received the "Environmental Award of the Economy 2021" by the Society for Study and Development of the Economy in Schleswig-Holstein for the production of sustainable barricote® ...

04-11-2021 Hits:162 European News

Toscotec partners again with Cartiere Saci for new paper machine rebuild.

Toscotec partners again with Cartiere Saci for new paper machine rebuild.

Toscotec will complete the dryer section rebuild of PM2 at Cartiere Saci’s paper mill in Verona, Italy. With this new order, Toscotec will carry through the modification of PM2 it started performing in 2015 through different steps supplying a new cal...

04-11-2021 Hits:155 European News

BUCKMAN ANNOUNCES NEW SUITE OF IMMERSIVE DIGITAL TECHNOLOGY

BUCKMAN ANNOUNCES NEW SUITE OF IMMERSIVE DIGITAL TECHNOLOGY

Buckman, the specialty chemical company known for its relentless focus to deliver innovative solutions for customers in paper manufacturing, water treatment, process chemistry, and leather processing, announced a new suite of immersive digital techno...

03-11-2021 Hits:161 North American News

Smurfit Kappa Group Plc | Q3 Trading Update

Smurfit Kappa Group Plc |  Q3 Trading Update

Smurfit Kappa Group plc (‘SKG’, 'Smurfit Kappa' or ‘the Group’) has just announced a trading update for the 9 months to 30 September 2021. First Nine Months Overview:   Revenue growth year-on-year of 15% to €7,287 million EBITDA growt...

03-11-2021 Hits:149 Financial News

WestRock Again Honored for Innovative Design Excellence by Paperboard Packaging Council

WestRock Again Honored for Innovative Design Excellence by Paperboard Packaging Council

Company Receives 14 Awards at Annual Paperboard Packaging Competition, Including Sustainability Award of the Year WestRock Company (NYSE: WRK), a leading provider of differentiated paper and packaging solutions, was recognized for packaging design e...

02-11-2021 Hits:251 North American News

New wastewater mixers reduce maintenance and improve health & safety

New wastewater mixers reduce maintenance and improve health & safety

Following a highly successful upgrade to its wastewater process, Glatfelter, the leading global supplier of engineered materials, has made further investments in mixers made by Landia. Manufacturers of quality key products for industries such as foo...

02-11-2021 Hits:219 European News

BillerudKorsnäs divests the Beetham mill

BillerudKorsnäs divests the Beetham mill

BillerudKorsnäs has today agreed with the British investment firm Inspirit regarding the divestment of the Beetham mill. The transaction is completed today. The purchase price corresponds to an equity value of around SEK 30 million. “The strategic i...

01-11-2021 Hits:151 European News

The European pulp and paper industry presents its contribution to the Three Billion Trees Initiative

The European pulp and paper industry presents its contribution to the Three Billion Trees Initiative

The European pulp and paper industry fully supports the European Commission’s initiative to plant three billion additional trees in the EU by 2030. Cepi is ready to contribute to the long-term sustainable growth of forests. We believe this is the rig...

29-10-2021 Hits:176 European News

A.Celli Paper to supply four E-WIND® P100 Paper Rewinders to Century Sunshine Paper Group

A.Celli Paper to supply four E-WIND® P100 Paper Rewinders to Century Sunshine Paper Group

The paper rewinders will be installed downstream of the PM4 and PM5 dedicated to the production of special decorative paper, both located in Weifang City. A.Celli is honoured to announce that Century Sunshine Paper Group Ltd has chosen to rely on A....

29-10-2021 Hits:164 Asian News

Essity launches green hydrogen pilot for CO2-free tissue production

Essity launches green hydrogen pilot for CO2-free tissue production

Hygiene and health company Essity is launching a pilot project to run a paper machine CO2-free with green hydrogen in the company’s production facility in Mainz-Kostheim, Germany. For this purpose, natural gas is successively replaced by green hydrog...

29-10-2021 Hits:177 European News

How the paper industry is the epitome of the circular economy

How the paper industry is the epitome of the circular economy

Even before extended producer responsibility (EPR) was mandated by the South African Government in May 2021, the pulp and paper manufacturing and recycling sector has been embarking on process and production innovation to reduce its environmental foo...

29-10-2021 Hits:169 Press Releases

Rottneros announces price hike for High Yield Pulp

Rottneros announces price hike for High Yield Pulp

Rottneros announces price hike of 75 USD/ton for all new orders effective 1st of November 2021. The increase is implemented on all High Yield Pulp grades and for all destinations. The increase reflects rapidly increasing input costs for energy ...

29-10-2021 Hits:198 Financial News

Kemira introduces advanced polymer technology to solve stickies challenges in recycled paper and board

Kemira introduces advanced polymer technology to solve stickies challenges in recycled paper and board

Kemira’s new quick inversion polymer technology helps address one of the key concerns of recycled paper and board producers: stickies originating from tapes, glues, and labels used in recovered and re...

29-10-2021 Hits:294 European News

Stora Enso introduces a unique carbon neutral cartonboard offering

Stora Enso introduces a unique carbon neutral cartonboard offering

Performa Light CarbonZero™ by Stora Enso is the first carbon neutral cartonboard offer in the market. It helps Stora Enso’s customers to have a smaller climate impact.   Performa Light CarbonZero is a carbon neutral, renewable and recyclable ca...

29-10-2021 Hits:175 European News

Metsä Board Kyro mill’s new modernised finishing area starts up

Metsä Board Kyro mill’s new modernised finishing area starts up

The modernisation of the Metsä Board Kyro mill’s finishing area has now been completed and the finishing line with new advanced equipment has started up. During the mill’s annual maintenance shutdown in October, a new state-of-the-art reeler and wind...

29-10-2021 Hits:165 European News

Suzano announces record operating cash generation of R$5.2 billion in 3Q 2021

Suzano announces record operating cash generation of  R$5.2 billion in 3Q 2021

Driven by strong performance, Suzano’s leverage in USD drops to 2.7 times Suzano, the global benchmark in the manufacture of bioproducts developed from eucalyptus, announces its results for the three months to September 2021 (3Q21), with operating ...

29-10-2021 Hits:166 South American News

ANDRITZ successfully starts up a new HERB recovery boiler at Naini Papers Limited, India

ANDRITZ successfully starts up a new HERB recovery boiler at Naini Papers Limited, India

International technology group ANDRITZ has successfully started up a new 550 t/d HERB chemical recovery boiler (upgradable to 700 t/d) at Naini Papers Limited in Kashipur, state of Uttarakhand, India. The boiler is designed to handle a mixture of ha...

29-10-2021 Hits:194 Asian News

SECOND WORKER FOUND AT WINDSOR MILL

SECOND WORKER FOUND AT WINDSOR MILL

Domtar received confirmation from the Sûreté du Québec this morning of the tragic news regarding the second worker, Mr. Hugo Paré, who also lost his life following the collapse of a scaffolding on October 26 at approximately 1:35 a.m. at the company’...

28-10-2021 Hits:154 Canadian News

Mitsubishi HiTec Paper increases prices for the entire range of specialty papers

Mitsubishi HiTec Paper increases prices for the entire range of specialty papers

Mitsubishi HiTec Paper is forced to increase prices by up to 14% for deliveries from January 1, 2022 for the entire range of specialty papers (thermoscript, jetscript, giroform, supercote, barricote). The price increases are inevitable due to the i...

28-10-2021 Hits:172 Financial News

Toscotec to present latest innovations for energy efficiency at LatamPaper 2021.

Toscotec to present latest innovations for energy efficiency at LatamPaper 2021.

Toscotec will participate in the Latin American Papermakers Conference 2021 scheduled from 10th to 12th November 2021 in Mexico City to present the latest innovations of its top-of-the-line technology designed for superior energy efficiency.  ...

28-10-2021 Hits:168 South American News

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Luxury potatoes packaged responsibly

A plastic-reducing alternative to potato packaging has been introduced by Finnish Tuorekartano Oy when it recently launched its special potatoes in paperboard packaging. Tuorekartano Oy's premium quality La Ratte potatoes will now be packed in easily recyclable and biodegradable packaging made of a lightweight and durable paperboard produced by Metsä Board, part of Metsä Group.


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Intertrade Hellas S.A. chooses A.Celli Paper for its new tissue production line

Intertrade Hellas S.A. chooses A.Celli Paper for its new tissue production line

The Greek converter continues its expansion in the tissue paper industry and signs a contract with A.Celli Paper for the supply of a new turnkey production line. A.Celli Paper will supply a complete turnkey solution for the production of tissue pape...

02-12-2021 Hits:14 European News

Over 300 global installations of digital solutions confirm the success of Voith's Papermaking 4.0 portfolio

Over 300 global installations of digital solutions confirm the success of Voith's Papermaking 4.0 portfolio

With its digitalization and automation portfolio Papermaking 4.0, Voith Paper is an international pioneer and innovation driver in paper production. The technology company now has more than 300 digital installations worldwide. The numerous references...

02-12-2021 Hits:24 European News

Mondi launches IQ EXTRALIGHT, a new opaque paper for inserts of medications, leaflets, manuals and legal text applications

Mondi launches IQ EXTRALIGHT, a new opaque paper for inserts of medications, leaflets, manuals and legal text applications

Mondi, a global leader in packaging and paper, launches IQ EXTRALIGHT. The new opaque paper solution is produced at Mondi Neusiedler, Austria, and targets the uncoated premium segment in opaque paper for inserts of medications and cosmetics, operatin...

02-12-2021 Hits:33 European News

Paper that connects

Paper that connects

The more digitalised the modern world becomes, the more people are looking for a counterbalance to the digital overstimulation in the physically tangible realm. This trend, called high-tech/high-touch, has been anticipated for decades. Understanding ...

02-12-2021 Hits:37 European News

AFT SUPPLYING POM SYSTEM TO SAPPI BOARD MILL IN SOUTH AFRICA

AFT SUPPLYING POM SYSTEM TO SAPPI BOARD MILL IN SOUTH AFRICA

Sappi has selected AFT to add new POM® Technology to their approach flow system at Ngodwana’s linerboard machine. The system will work with a kraft/recycle furnish mix on the mill’s nearly 700 tpd containerboard system. The supply includes a headbox...

02-12-2021 Hits:39 European News

Sulzer launches the world’s biggest medium-consistency pump

Sulzer launches the world’s biggest medium-consistency pump

Sulzer announces the launch of the world’s biggest medium-consistency pump, the MCE93-400. The new MCETM pump size is Sulzer’s answer to the customers’ demand for bigger production rates in pulp mills. The MCETM pump is being tested at Sulzer’s full...

30-11-2021 Hits:71 European News

Metsä Tissue investigated the carbon footprint of toilet paper: high-quality and soft tissue paper is also environmentally friendly

Metsä Tissue investigated the carbon footprint of toilet paper: high-quality and soft tissue paper is also environmentally friendly

In cooperation with AFRY, Metsä Tissue, a part of Metsä Group, has calculated the carbon footprint of toilet paper in its eight European mills, and explored also the differences in the footprints of toilet papers made of fresh and recycled fibres. Th...

25-11-2021 Hits:130 European News

Metsä Board minimises environmental impact of packaging with Dassault Systèmes’ simulation platform

Metsä Board minimises environmental impact of packaging with Dassault Systèmes’ simulation platform

Metsä Board, the leading European producer of premium fresh fibre paperboards and part of Metsä Group, has successfully started to deploy Dassault Systèmes’ 3DEXPERIENCE platform in development and testing of packaging solutions at its Excellence Cen...

24-11-2021 Hits:237 European News

ANDRITZ to supply a complete OCC line, including reject treatment, to Alizay Papier, France

ANDRITZ to supply a complete OCC line, including reject treatment, to Alizay Papier, France

International technology group ANDRITZ has received an order from Alizay Papier SASU to supply a complete OCC line – including a reject treatment system – with a capacity of 1,400 bdmt/d to the mill in Alizay, France. Start-up is scheduled for the e...

23-11-2021 Hits:167 European News

Ilkka Hämälä, President and CEO of Metsä Group is the new Chairman of Cepi, the Confederation of the Paper and Pulp Industry

Ilkka Hämälä, President and CEO of Metsä Group is the new Chairman of Cepi, the Confederation of the Paper and Pulp Industry

As of January 2022, Ilkka Hämälä takes over from his predecessor Ignazio Capuano as Chairman of Cepi, one of the leading and most influential trade association representing the forest and bio-based industry sector in Brussels, the capital of the Euro...

23-11-2021 Hits:114 European News

New Alfa Laval PlusClean cleaning nozzle revolutionizes tank cleaning with 100% coverage

New Alfa Laval PlusClean cleaning nozzle revolutionizes tank cleaning with 100% coverage

With the introduction of the new Alfa Laval PlusClean® cleaning nozzle, Alfa Laval’s broad tank cleaning portfolio is set to take a giant leap forward. The PlusClean delivers unprecedented 100% tank cleaning coverage, up to 80% savings in water and c...

23-11-2021 Hits:127 European News

Stora Enso’s Sustainability Report receives award

Stora Enso’s Sustainability Report receives award

Stora Enso’s Sustainability Report 2020 was chosen as the best in Finland in a competition organised by an independent group of expert organisations. In addition, for the fourth consecutive year, Stora Enso’s report has been included in the top ten s...

17-11-2021 Hits:121 European News

ANDRITZ successfully starts up new PrimeReel system at Knauf Petroboard, Russia

ANDRITZ successfully starts up new PrimeReel system at Knauf Petroboard, Russia

International technology group ANDRITZ has successfully started up a new reel as part of the KM2 board machine rebuild at Knauf Petroboard, in Kommunar, Russia. The KM2 – with a basis weight range from 100 to 320 g/m2 – has a design speed of 700&nbs...

15-11-2021 Hits:158 European News

Metsä Board is progressing with its fossil free target at its Kyro mill

Metsä Board is progressing with its fossil free target at its Kyro mill

The Hämeenkyrön Voima power plant, from which Metsä Board's Kyro mill buys energy, has replaced the peat it burns with renewable energy. In the future, the power plant aims to use wood-based fuels from Metsä Group's production and wood procurement by...

09-11-2021 Hits:261 European News

MM Group has committed to net zero emissions until 2050

MM Group has committed to net zero emissions until 2050

The Mayr-Melnhof Group (MM) has joined the global "Business Ambition for 1.5°C" initiative to contribute to limiting global warming to 1.5 degree through appropriate measures. As part of this initiative, launched by the UN Global Compact and Science ...

08-11-2021 Hits:129 European News

Essity in collaboration for responsible forest operations in Russia

Essity in collaboration for responsible forest operations in Russia

The hygiene and health company Essity is collaborating with the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) and The Consumer Goods Forum’s (CGF) Forest Positive Coalition of Action initiative to further strengthen responsible forest management, nurture high con...

05-11-2021 Hits:155 European News

Climate case for wood

Climate case for wood

New manifesto calls for greater use of wood to help nations decarbonise An international Wood Manifesto setting the future roadmap for timber and wood use in construction and other products was launched in the UK last week just ahead of the COP26 cl...

05-11-2021 Hits:186 European News

Valmet launches winder diagnostics to secure winder runnability

Valmet launches winder diagnostics to secure winder runnability

As part of the Industrial Internet offering, Valmet has developed winder diagnostics to help board and paper customers optimize the overall performance of their winder. Winder diagnostics is an essential part of a winder reliability agreement. The s...

04-11-2021 Hits:136 European News

Mitsubishi HiTec Paper receives environmental award for barricote barrier papers

Mitsubishi HiTec Paper receives environmental award for barricote barrier papers

On 2 November, the Flensburg mill of Mitsubishi HiTec Paper Europe GmbH received the "Environmental Award of the Economy 2021" by the Society for Study and Development of the Economy in Schleswig-Holstein for the production of sustainable barricote® ...

04-11-2021 Hits:162 European News

Toscotec partners again with Cartiere Saci for new paper machine rebuild.

Toscotec partners again with Cartiere Saci for new paper machine rebuild.

Toscotec will complete the dryer section rebuild of PM2 at Cartiere Saci’s paper mill in Verona, Italy. With this new order, Toscotec will carry through the modification of PM2 it started performing in 2015 through different steps supplying a new cal...

04-11-2021 Hits:155 European News

New wastewater mixers reduce maintenance and improve health & safety

New wastewater mixers reduce maintenance and improve health & safety

Following a highly successful upgrade to its wastewater process, Glatfelter, the leading global supplier of engineered materials, has made further investments in mixers made by Landia. Manufacturers of quality key products for industries such as foo...

02-11-2021 Hits:219 European News

BillerudKorsnäs divests the Beetham mill

BillerudKorsnäs divests the Beetham mill

BillerudKorsnäs has today agreed with the British investment firm Inspirit regarding the divestment of the Beetham mill. The transaction is completed today. The purchase price corresponds to an equity value of around SEK 30 million. “The strategic i...

01-11-2021 Hits:151 European News

The European pulp and paper industry presents its contribution to the Three Billion Trees Initiative

The European pulp and paper industry presents its contribution to the Three Billion Trees Initiative

The European pulp and paper industry fully supports the European Commission’s initiative to plant three billion additional trees in the EU by 2030. Cepi is ready to contribute to the long-term sustainable growth of forests. We believe this is the rig...

29-10-2021 Hits:176 European News

Essity launches green hydrogen pilot for CO2-free tissue production

Essity launches green hydrogen pilot for CO2-free tissue production

Hygiene and health company Essity is launching a pilot project to run a paper machine CO2-free with green hydrogen in the company’s production facility in Mainz-Kostheim, Germany. For this purpose, natural gas is successively replaced by green hydrog...

29-10-2021 Hits:177 European News

Kemira introduces advanced polymer technology to solve stickies challenges in recycled paper and board

Kemira introduces advanced polymer technology to solve stickies challenges in recycled paper and board

Kemira’s new quick inversion polymer technology helps address one of the key concerns of recycled paper and board producers: stickies originating from tapes, glues, and labels used in recovered and re...

29-10-2021 Hits:294 European News

Stora Enso introduces a unique carbon neutral cartonboard offering

Stora Enso introduces a unique carbon neutral cartonboard offering

Performa Light CarbonZero™ by Stora Enso is the first carbon neutral cartonboard offer in the market. It helps Stora Enso’s customers to have a smaller climate impact.   Performa Light CarbonZero is a carbon neutral, renewable and recyclable ca...

29-10-2021 Hits:175 European News

Metsä Board Kyro mill’s new modernised finishing area starts up

Metsä Board Kyro mill’s new modernised finishing area starts up

The modernisation of the Metsä Board Kyro mill’s finishing area has now been completed and the finishing line with new advanced equipment has started up. During the mill’s annual maintenance shutdown in October, a new state-of-the-art reeler and wind...

29-10-2021 Hits:165 European News

AMETEK Surface Vision introduces new performance services to reduce downtime and maximise ROI

AMETEK Surface Vision introduces new performance services to reduce downtime and maximise ROI

Leading automated surface inspection solutions provider, AMETEK Surface Vision, now offers a range of expert system services to ensure optimum levels of operation for the lifetime of its inspection and monitoring products.  Customers will benef...

21-10-2021 Hits:232 European News

Stora Enso launches new fluff pulp grade with lower carbon footprint

Stora Enso launches new fluff pulp grade with lower carbon footprint

Stora Enso has introduced the newest addition to its NaturaFluff pulp product portfolio, NaturaFluff Eco by Stora Enso. NaturaFluff Eco is a new fluff pulp grade with a lower carbon footprint, enabling producers of hygiene products – such as baby dia...

21-10-2021 Hits:236 European News

Stora Enso invests in expansion of board production at Skoghall and starts pre-feasibility study to convert the second line in Oulu

Stora Enso invests in expansion of board production at Skoghall and starts pre-feasibility study to convert the second line in Oulu

Stora Enso is investing EUR 97 million to expand the board production at the Skoghall site in Sweden.  At the same time, Stora Enso is initiating a pre-feasibility study to convert the second, currently idle, line at its Oulu site in Finland, to...

20-10-2021 Hits:354 European News

Stora Enso sets ambitious goal of 100% regenerative solutions by 2050 and announces new 2030 sustainability targets

Stora Enso sets ambitious goal of 100% regenerative solutions by 2050 and announces new 2030 sustainability targets

Stora Enso’s ambition is to offer 100% regenerative products and solutions by 2050. By adopting a regenerative stance, Stora Enso is shifting its sustainability goals from minimising negative environmental impact to becoming a net positive1 contribut...

20-10-2021 Hits:302 European News

BillerudKorsnäs relaunches coated white-top kraftliner for litho-laminated packaging

BillerudKorsnäs relaunches coated white-top kraftliner for litho-laminated packaging

Pure Supreme is a well-established premium white-top kraftliner, optimized for offset printing. BillerudKorsnäs is now launching an upgraded version of Pure Supreme, which is more than a facelift – it could even be regarded as a new product.  It...

20-10-2021 Hits:258 European News

GREYCON’S CHARITY WALK FROM LONDON TO ATHENS!

GREYCON’S CHARITY WALK FROM LONDON TO ATHENS!

On Friday 1st October, members of the Greycon team started a collective walk covering the distance between their London office and their office located in Athens to raise money and awareness for WasteAid. Each member of the team is contributing ...

15-10-2021 Hits:290 European News

MM Board & Paper invests in ABB’s next generation L&W Autoline for Europe’s highest production cartonboard mill

MM Board & Paper invests in ABB’s next generation L&W Autoline for Europe’s highest production cartonboard mill

ABB will provide two next-generation L&W Autoline automated paper testing systems to MM Board & Paper (MM) and has secured a new service agreement with the major packaging manufacturer. The new solution will modernize and optimize quality con...

14-10-2021 Hits:413 European News

ANDRITZ successfully starts up main equipment for alternative fiber processing system to be used in tissue production at Essity, Germany

ANDRITZ successfully starts up main equipment for alternative fiber processing system to be used in tissue production at Essity, Germany

International technology group ANDRITZ has successfully started up the main equipment forming part of an innovative mechanical pulping line supplied to hygiene and health company Essity in Mannheim, Germany. The new system features a capacity of 100...

14-10-2021 Hits:326 European News

Essity and McDonald’s are closing the loop for paper cups in Germany

Essity and McDonald’s are closing the loop for paper cups in Germany

Beverage, milkshake and ice cream cups will be re-used to make professional hygiene paper under Essity’s leading Tork brand. Hygiene and health company Essity and McDonald’s are writing circular history with a recycling project that turns used pape...

14-10-2021 Hits:379 European News

WEPA starts up new tissue line supplied by Toscotec on a turnkey basis

WEPA starts up new tissue line supplied by Toscotec on a turnkey basis

WEPA and Toscotec started up an AHEAD 2.2S tissue machine at Piechowice mill in Poland. The new line is part of a full turnkey supply by Toscotec, starting from the bale handling system and bridge crane up to the parent roll handling system. It produ...

14-10-2021 Hits:283 European News

Record running time: TerraGloss coating on hard calender roll at Lenzing Papier in Austria in use for more than 24 months

Record running time: TerraGloss coating on hard calender roll at Lenzing Papier in Austria in use for more than 24 months

Lenzing Papier has achieved record running times with Voith's TerraGloss coatings on the hard calender roll at its paper mill in Lenzing, Austria. The PM 1 calender rolls with the TerraGloss hard metal coating from Voith enjoy a much longer serv...

13-10-2021 Hits:278 European News

Lucart consolidates in France with an €80 million plan to grow in Europe

Lucart consolidates in France with an €80 million plan to grow in Europe

Lucart, Europe's leading manufacturer of tissue, airlaid and MG paper hygiene solutions and famous for the Tenderly, Lucart Professional, Tutto Pannocarta and Grazie Natural brands, is announcing an €80 million three-year investment plan for 2022-202...

13-10-2021 Hits:229 European News

A.Celli among the 100 most sustainable Italian excellences

A.Celli among the 100 most sustainable Italian excellences

The inclusion in the prestigious list, published by Forbes Italia and drawn up by Kon Group and Credit Suisse, is a further confirmation of the commitment made by the A.Celli Group towards environmental sustainability. After being recognized as one ...

13-10-2021 Hits:225 European News

Mercer International Inc. Announces European Union Investigation Into European Wood Pulp Industry

Mercer International Inc. Announces European Union Investigation Into European Wood Pulp Industry

Mercer International Inc. (Nasdaq: MERC) announces that the European Union has opened a cartel investigation into the wood pulp sector and conducted inspections of major European pulp producers including the Company's German operations. The Company i...

13-10-2021 Hits:227 European News

Aerothermic is attending MIAC Tissue 2021 with a new management

Aerothermic is attending MIAC Tissue 2021 with a new management

AEROTHERMIC srl is attending MIAC 2021 exhibition where the company will introduce to the business community the New Management of FOMAT, brand that since 40 years serves the international paper industry. On the occasion of MIAC 2021, Aerothermic Sr...

13-10-2021 Hits:212 European News

ANDRITZ successfully starts up steel Yankee and air and energy systems at Kartogroup in Spain

ANDRITZ successfully starts up steel Yankee and air and energy systems at Kartogroup in Spain

International technology group ANDRITZ has successfully started up the new steel Yankee and air and energy systems at Kartogroup España S.L., Burriana mill, Spain. The turnkey order included a steel Yankee with steam and condensate system for the PM...

13-10-2021 Hits:276 European News

AFT ANNOUNCES START-UP OF NEW POM APPROACH FLOW SYSTEM AT STORA ENSO OULU

AFT ANNOUNCES START-UP OF NEW POM APPROACH FLOW SYSTEM AT STORA ENSO OULU

AFT is pleased to announce the successful start-up of a new POM® approach flow system at Stora Enso Oulu on the recently converted and commissioned board machine 7. The machine is now producing a high quality kraftliner called AvantForte™ by Stora En...

07-10-2021 Hits:247 European News

The packaging is a part of the gift

The packaging is a part of the gift

There is hardly a time when consumer trends become as apparent as in the year-end business. At the moment, individualization, premiumization and the unboxing experiences are trending and thus shaping the expectations around holiday gifts. Online reta...

07-10-2021 Hits:252 European News

Lenzing rated “sustainability champion” by MSCI ESG

Lenzing rated “sustainability champion” by MSCI ESG

The Lenzing Group, the world’s leading supplier of wood-based specialty fibers, has received further recognition of its performance in sustainability. The prestigious rating agency MSCI has upgraded its rating for the Lenzing Group from “A” to “AA” a...

07-10-2021 Hits:256 European News

ANDRITZ receives order for a major disc filter rebuild from SCA Pulp, Sweden

ANDRITZ receives order for a major disc filter rebuild from SCA Pulp, Sweden

International technology group ANDRITZ has received an order from SCA (Svenska Cellulosa Aktiebolaget) to rebuild a disc filter at their pulp mill in Ortviken, Sundsvall, Sweden. After the rebuild, the production capacity of the disc filter (origina...

07-10-2021 Hits:253 European News

Metsä Group launches a new programme to support biodiversity and improve the state of waters

Metsä Group launches a new programme to support biodiversity and improve the state of waters

Metsä Group launches a programme to be implemented between 2021 and 2030 to provide financial contributions and expertise to support regionally relevant and effective development projects that improve biodiversity and the state of waters in Finland. ...

04-10-2021 Hits:320 European News

A.Celli announces the launch of the brand new A.Celli iDEAL® Evo-Lock® Yankee Dryer

A.Celli announces the launch of the brand new A.Celli iDEAL® Evo-Lock® Yankee Dryer

A.Celli Paper launched, with an exclusive online presentation, their new A.Celli iDEAL® Evo-Lock®, the next evolution of the Yankee Dryers with forged shell. Mr. Clive Butler, Yankee Dryer Production Manager, and Mr. Fabrizio Tonello, A.Celli Paper...

04-10-2021 Hits:357 European News

Toscotec to showcase advanced energy-efficient technology at MIAC 2021.

Toscotec to showcase advanced energy-efficient technology at MIAC 2021.

Toscotec will be at MIAC 2021 Booth 109 to showcase world-class energy-efficient technology including customized solutions for turnkey tissue operations and paper machine’s technological rebuilds.  On October 13th, at 3.50 pm in the first ...

04-10-2021 Hits:333 European News

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