Welcome to TAPPI’s e-Library

TAPPI’s members only eLibrary has over 20,000 documents from 1990 to the present.  These resources cover every area of your job, your mill, and your industry. The TAPPI eLibrary is a powerful resource for keeping up with industry developments, researching solutions to problems and challenges, learning about leading edge technologies and business strategies—in short, this is your portal to the information you need to do your job better, and it’s all free to TAPPI members. Here are just some of the features:

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Stora Enso Starts up Converted Containerboard Machine at Varkaus Mill (5/02/2016)

Stora Enso, Helsinki, Finland, has successfully converted a fine paper machine at its Varkaus Mill in Finland to produce virgin-fiber-based containerboard.

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Solenis Completes Acquisition of Lostris and Wester Blend (5/02/2016)

Effective April 29, 2016, Solenis LLC, Wilmington, Del., USA, through its Dutch subsidiary Solenis Netherlands B.V., completed the acquisition of 100% of the shares of Lostris International B.V. and Wester Blend B.V., Dutch seller and manufacturer of specialty chemicals primarily used in the pulp and paper industry.

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India’s Paper Consumption at 13 Million Metric TPY, Growing at 7.6% Annually (5/02/2016)

According to a recent report by Recycling International magazine, the Netherlands, BIR World President Ranjit Singh Baxi, reported at last week’s bvse paper recycling conference in Düsseldorf, Germany, that “India is the only country growing successively by more than 7% in the past five years, and will become an even more important business partner for Europe than before.”

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Fifteen Schools, 2,200-Plus Students Join BPM Paper Mill’s Earth Day Cleanup (5/02/2016)

Students from 15 local schools recently joined together with the BPM specialty papers mill in Peshtigo, Wis., USA, to recognize Earth Day by picking up trash, litter, and garbage to help make area communities cleaner.

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Andritz to Supply Three Nonwovens Production Lines to Mogul, Turkey (5/02/2016)

Adritz Nonwoven, part of international technology Group Andrits, Austria, has received three orders from Mogul to supply two complete spunlace lines and one spunjet line (combination of spunlaid and hydroentanglement processes). 

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IP to Acquire Weyerhaeuser’s Pulp Business for $2.2 Billion in Cash (5/03/2016)

International Paper Co., Memphis, Tenn., USA, this week entered into a definitive agreement to purchase Weyerhaeuser's (Federal Way, Wash.) pulp business.

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