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Orchids Appoints Gloss CFO (9/07/2016)

Orchids Paper Products Co., Pryor, Okla., USA, this week announced that, effective Sep. 12, 2016, Rodney D. Gloss, age 59, will join the company as CFO. Prior to joining the company, Gloss served between 2011 and 2016 as VP and CFO of Atna Resources Ltd., a public gold mining company.

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Paper and Sustainable Forests: Some Great Facts to Note! (9/07/2016)

Two Sides North America, Chicago, Ill., USA, this week published a round-up of some recent forestry-related news items confirming that forest products such as paper can be a key driver of sustainable forest management and play an important role in the retention of forest land for the long term.

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Mohawk Continues to Expand Wide Format Inkjet Portfolio (9/14/2016)

Mohawk (Cohoes, N.Y., USA), a manufacturer of fine papers, envelopes, and specialty substrates for commercial and digital printing, continues to expand its wide format inkjet portfolio to meet the needs of the growing display graphics market. Mohawk introduced the new wide format inkjet products on Today (Sept. 14, 2016) in Las Vegas.

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NPTA Announces 2016 PAPER Foundation Scholarship Recipients (9/07/2016)

The National Paper Trade Association, NPTA, Chicago, Ill., USA, the association for the paper distribution industry, this week announced its 2016 Paper and Plastics Education Research (PAPER) Foundation scholarship recipients and recognized the generosity of the companies that made these scholarships possible.

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UPM Paper ENA Updates Organizational Structure (9/16/2016)

UPM Paper ENA, a division of UPM (Helsinki, Finland) will update its organizational structure in a similar style as adopted by UPM Raflatac this past week (and reported in the September 8 edition of OTW). The new model for Paper ENA consists of two strategic business units (SBUs) with revised customer focus, product ownership, and asset allocation.

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Springfield's $100 Million Upgrade Project Now Underway (3/01/2016)

According to a report this past week by the Register Guard, Eugene, Ore., USA, International Paper is moving ahead with an upgrade to its linerboard mill valued at more than $100 million in Springfield, Ore.

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IFP Names MacDevette Director of Sales for Recovered Fiber Division (3/11/2016)

International Forest Products LLC (IFP), Foxborough, Mass., USA, this week announced the addition of Bill MacDevette as director of sales for its Recovered Fiber Division, effective immediately.

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Expera Launches New Natural Paper Product (9/15/2016

Expera Specialty Solutions, Kaukauna, Wis., USA, is launching a new product brand around its natural paper products known as Expera trulyNatural™. Natural papers offer a higher log-to-paper yield than bleached papers, and require much less energy and fewer chemicals to process while still maintaining a high level of performance integrity.

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Sonoco Alcore Revamps Dryer Section with Advanced TT SteelDryers at Ciriè Mill (9/14/2016)

A Toscotec (Lucca, Italy) dryer section rebuild has been successfully started up at Sonoco Alcore’s paper mill in Ciriè–Torino, Italy. PM 1 in Ciriè, with a reel trim of 2,500 mm and a design speed of 350 m/min., is specialized for the production of high quality core board grades.

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Paperlogic, Warner Babcock Institute Collaborate on CBF Green Chemistry Opportunities (3/09/2016)

The Warner Babcock Institute for Green Chemistry, LLC (WBI), Wilmington, Mass., USA, and Paperlogic, Turner Falls, Mass., this week announced their collaboration to create and develop prototypes for a wide array of novel technologies derived from cellulose nanofibers (CNF).

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Expera Specialty Solutions Completes Triple Chain-Of-Custody Certification (9/06/2016)

Expera Specialty Solutions, Kaukauna, Wis., USA, this week announced the successful completion of its annual Chain-of-Custody audit. Expera is certified under the Forest Stewardship Council® (FSC), the Sustainable Forestry Initiative® (SFI), and the Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification (PEFC) at all four of its Wisconsin facilities.

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G-P Corrugated Acquires Excel Displays & Packaging (3/03/2016)

Georgia-Pacific (GP), Atlanta, Ga., USA, this week announced that it has acquired Excel Displays & Packaging, based in Aurora, Ill.

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Recard, Brunn Air Systems Form Partnership for N.A. Market (3/08/2016)

With an increasingly global outlook and to be closer to our customers, since January 2016 Recard, Italy, reports that it has been strengthening its presence in the North American market through a new partnership.

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Domtar Reduces Emissions 68% in Seven years at Mission Flats (3/02/2016)

According to a report this past week by CFJC Today, Kamploops, B.C., Canada, one of the city's big industries delivered some good news to the Kamloops City Council on Tuesday, February 23.

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Sappi N.A. Announces Neoterix ST Paper with Bacteria-Inhibition Technology (9/15/2016)

Sappi North America, Boston, Mass., USA, a producer and supplier of diversified paper and packaging products, has entered into an exclusive, worldwide license agreement with Sharklet Technologies Inc., Aurora, Colo., to manufacture and distribute casting and release paper featuring the ground-breaking Sharklet™ microtexture.

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Stora Enso Invests EUR 16 Million in Skoghall Mill Emission Plant (3/03/2016)

Stora Enso, Helsinki, Finland, announced this week that the company is investing EUR 16 million in a new chemical plant at the consumer board mill in Skoghall, Sweden, to further improve the environmental performance of the mill.

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Sonoco Expands Fiber Certification Program to Brazil, Mexico (3/09/2016)

Sonoco, Hartsville, S.C., USA, has expanded its fiber certification program into Brazil and Mexico, as of mid-February 2016.

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IP Named 2016 World's Most Ethical Company for Tenth Year in a Row (3/09/2016)

For the tenth straight year, International Paper, Memphis, Tenn., USA, was named as one of the World's Most Ethical Companies by The Ethisphere Institute.

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Neenah Introduces Wide Format Comprehensive Paperboard Portfoilio (9/14/2016)

Today (Sept. 14, 2016) Neenah Paper (Alpharetta, Ga., USA) announced the company's introduction of Neenah Wide Format, a comprehensive portfolio of paper-based flexible and rigid board products, engineered for high-performance for almost every large format application, from window signs and banners, to wall murals, and POP displays.

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API Europe Gets Funding for Conversion of Biomass to Sugars and Nanocellulose (9/14/2016)

API Europe announced this week it is one of 14 European companies participating in a demonstration project for the conversion of woody biomass to value-added chemicals and nanocellulose. The project has received funding of EUR 9.9 million from the Bio-Based Industries public private partnership, a program under EU Horizon 2020.

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