News within the industry of pulp and paper ○ Tuesday, October 21, 2014

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London

21 Oct, 2014

West-northwest, Strong breeze, 10.9 m/s12°C

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Paris

21 Oct, 2014

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21 Oct, 2014

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New York

21 Oct, 2014

South-southeast, Light breeze, 2.7 m/s18°C

0.6 mm precipitation

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Voith Paper recently announced addition of new InfiltraScrewpress to its BlueLine range of stock preparation machines. The new machine offers high...

Paper Machinery Corporation recently announced that it will introduce the highest speed paper cup forming machine in history at Pack Expo...

Tetra Pak has announced the launch of the industry’s first carton made entirely from plant based, renewable packaging materials.

The American Forest & Paper Association released its September 2014 Kraft Paper Report which said total Kraft paper shipments were 126.8...

Indian firm Seshasayee Paper and Boards is planning to invest more than EUR 60 million to enhance operational capabilities, The Hindu Business...

Andritz has been selected by the local utility company Riikinvoima Oy to supply a waste-to-energy power plant to Leppävirta, Finland. Start-up is...

Metsä Fibre Oy, part of Metsä Group, and the Port of Helsinki have signed a letter of intent to develop Vuosaari as the export harbour of pulp...

Schreiner ProSecure with its LaserSecure technology offers manufacturers protection of their products against counterfeiting.

Ensyn Fuels, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Ensyn Corporation, has signed a contract with Valley Regional Hospital in Claremont, New Hampshire, for...

De La Rue announces that it has signed a new 10 year contract with the Bank of England to print its sterling banknotes at the Bank’s facility in...

Iggesund has been awarded the PPI award Bio Strategy of the Year for its efforts to reduce and eliminate the fossil emissions from its Iggesund...

Fortress Paper recently announced that the antidumping duty imposed by China's Ministry ofCommerce ("MOFCOM") on dissolving pulp imports to China...

Södra has started an SEK 700 million expansion project of Södra Cell Mörrum in Sweden, which is designed to increase the pulp mill's production...

Stora Enso was recognised today as a leading company in terms of the disclosure of data related to climate change to investors and other...

Archroma, a global leader in specialty chemicals for the textile, paper and emulsions sectors and a portfolio company of US­based private...

Stora Enso has announced appointment of Johanna Hagelberg as Executive Vice President Sourcing, a new role in leadership team, effective 01...

Domtar Corporation accepted the Environmental Strategy of the Year Award and the Innovative Printing and Writing Campaign of the Year Award at the...

Scandinavian Airlines (SAS) has recently introduced a new food box made of Incada folding boxboard from Iggesund Paperboard.

Empack 2014, specialised trade show designed for decision makers who are responsible for packaging at their enterprises, opens today in Stockholm...

Ahlstrom Corporation's Nomination Board has today elected Thomas Ahlström amongst its members as Chairman. The appointment follows the resignation...

The pulp manufacturing industry in Japan has increased production levels in 2014 resulting in...

Woodland Pulp recently started construction of its new St. Croix Tissue plant in Baileyville,...

An innovative package the size of fingertip has won the IQ Innovationpreis in Germany. Stora...

According to PwC’s Net Earnings Summary, Canadian forest products companies reported mixed...

The European Commission recently confirmed that the investment supplements for Propapier PM2...

A ground-breaking ceremony took place last week in face of the expansion of the Södra pulp mill...

In a bid to meet the high level of demand for iron oxide pigments, Lanxess, is strengthening its...

Rottneros announced that it has reached an agreement to sell the CTMP (chemi-thermomechanical...

Ahlstrom will increase pricing for its air and liquid filter media produced by the...

According to a new survey from Nielsen, more retailers in US believe print marketing is more...

Container lines serving the U.S. export trade to Asia have seen freight rates fall well below...

Two parties are interested in taking over Papeterie de Raon, an ailing French packaging paper...

Understanding the challenges facing religious publishers and printers, Twin Rivers Paper Company...

Stora Enso has signed an agreement in May 2014 to divest its Uetersen specialty and coated fine...

Andritz has successfully started PM17 tissue machine at Hengan Group’s Changde mill in China....

Process performance provider Metso on 08 October 2014 announced opening of new valve service...

RusForest AB, a Swedish forestry company with operations in Russia, announces preliminary Q3...

Ahlstrom has decided not to make any further investments in Porous Power Technologies, LLC. The...

Eldorado Brasil Celulose S/A has awarded Pöyry with the basic engineering services assignment...

Sonoco recently announced that its Cascades Sonoco facility in Tacoma, Wash., was awarded Star Level certification in connection with OSHA's...

SCA's newly released Hygiene Matters 2014 consumer survey clearly shows that there are still unmet needs among women globally both when it comes...

US based supplier to the corrugated box industry, C&M Conveyor, is planning to invest more than EUR 2 million for expansion in Indiana, United...

Eldorado Brasil pulp mill in Três Lagoas, Brazil, has set a new world record of producing 5,300 tonnes of pulp in a single day.

Valmet will supply equipment and technical services required to upgrade an evaporator train at the Domtar Pulp & Paper Mill located in Ashdown...

Smurfit Kappa has announced that Smurfit Kappa Sweden has been awarded a silver medal at the Miller Impression Awards. The awards, which take...

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

Western Forest Products will consolidate its Nanaimo-area sawmill operations, as the company's $10 million investment to modernize its Duke Point...

According to EUWID, the joint venture OOO Mayak-Technocell (MTC) will invest in a new paper machine in Penza, Russia over the next two years.

More companies than ever took part in the Pro Carton ECMA Award this year. The prize winners received their awards at the biggest gala ever.

Discussing the theme "Competitiveness: is your company prepared for the future?", ABTCP – the Brazilian Pulp and Paper Technical Association -...

Valmet handed over a new biomass boiler and flue gas treatment for RWE Innogy UK's Markinch combined heat and power plant (CHP) in July 2014...

Indian flexible packaging company, Uflex, is planning to build a new plant in the state of Gujarat, Plastic News reported on 30 September 2014....

Specialty chemicals supplier, Clariant, has signed a purchase agreement to acquire Chinese healthcare packaging supplier, Vitapac. The agreement...

Graphic Packaging Holding Company announced that Chief Financial Officer Daniel Blount has elected to retire on March 1, 2015, after 16 years of...

Lower grammages significantly changes the behaviour of the drying rate and air flow during tissue production. This was pointed out in a new...

DS Smith has today confirmed its acquisition of the Recycling Division of Middleton Paper for an undisclosed sum.

US based packaging solutions provider, Graphic Packaging, has announced Michael Ukropina as new Senior Vice President for its Consumer Packaging...

In connection with the closure of production of hygiene materials at Rexcell...

The US-based tissue manufacturer Soundview Paper Company announces that...

The Board of Directors of Ahlstrom Corporation has elected Robin Ahlström as...

Verso Paper Corp has announced plans to close its paper mill in Bucksport,...

India's largest producer of branded photo copier and cut-sized office papers...

Glatfelter recently announced that it has completed the previously announced...

UK-based Middleton Paper and its paper merchanting division, Vision Paper...

Mercer International Inc. announces that, through a wholly-owned subsidiary...

BASF and Smart Planet Technologies are in talks to form a strategic...

As a broad supporter of free trade, the Forest Products Association of...

IKEA’s clever and humorous video touting the power of a good old-fashioned...

Following successful start-up of the TM1 tissue machine, Andritz has...

Andritz has launched a new belt press for dewatering in municipal and...

Stora Enso has signed an agreement to divest its Corenso business operations...

ÅR Packaging Group AB, Lund Sweden, and SADA Packaging Srl, Pontecagnano...

Smurfit Kappa will acquire Bates Container LLC, a non-integrated corrugated...

The global pulp and paper chemicals market is estimated to reach...

In an effort to focus on water treatment business, GLV has signed an...

Arctic Paper Group has appointed Leif-Arne Karlsen as new Managing Director...

Wepa Group has chosen Toscotec as supplier for their new tissue lines which...

Syktyvkar Tissue Group, one of the largest vertically integrated tissue...

BASF has announced a new organisational set-up for its paper chemicals...

Procter & Gamble announces that Vice Chairman and Special Advisor to the...

Akzo Nobel has teamed up with a cleantech company, Photanol, to develop a...

Kruger recently announced that it will stop production on the No. 1 Paper...

Acimall, the Italian woodworking machinery and tools manufacturers’...

Indian firm Rajoo Engineers has entered into a 60:40 joint venture agreement...

Stora Enso has released a new report, Viewpoint. It is revealing industry...

Ahlstrom will transfer information technology operations to Tech Mahindra, a...

The recycling rate for paper, packaging and board has grown exponentially...

Recently, a new trimmer at the Setra Nyby sawmill in Sweden was inaugurated...

Munksjö announces changes in its management team.

Thomas M. O’Brien, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer at...

Asia Pulp & Paper (APP) has demonstrated its commitment towards...

Cascades announces that operations have resumed partially at the Greenpac...

Amazonas Florestal, a natural resources company generating profit through...

Fortress Paper announces that it has successfully completed the sale of...

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Chemicals

Archroma to acquire BASF textile chemicals business Will extend Archroma's portfolio offering and strengthen its presence in high growth markets

Converting and Finishing

Processum awarded innovation price for fish feed protein Uses residual stream from the forest industry

Environment

Tetra Pak launches industry’s first entirely plant based pack Will be the first in the market to have bio-based low-density polyethylene (LDPE) films

Forestry

Wood consumption in Japan up 6 per cent in first half of 2014 With Japan's importation of softwood and hardwood chips up by 17 per cent and 14 per cent during the same period

Market news

Sequana puts two paper mills in France for sale But leaves no comment on divestment of Appleton Coated

Process

Voith introduces new InfiltraScrewpress High dewatering performance and low energy consumption

APP Tjiwi Kimia mill to install new drying equipment

Bekaert Solaronics has received an important order

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