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Onlineprinters Adds New Gmund Papers to Product Range (5/19/2017)

Four new papers were named after style-defining art periods: "Renaissance," "Baroque," "Rococo," and "Modern Art."

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U.S. Boxboard a Mixed Bag in April (5/17/2017)

Total U.S. boxboard production increased 3.2% compared with April 2016, but decreased 3.5% from last month, according to the AF&PA (Washington, D.C., USA) April 2017 U.S. Boxboard Report issued this week. Unbleached kraft boxboard production increased over the same month as last year and increased compared with last month.

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Mondi Launches New Swatch Book for BIO TOP 3 Portfolio (5/15/2017)

With the theme “by Nature,” swatch book shows off the quality and versatility of the BIO TOP 3 portfolio while highlighting its pure and authentic appeal.

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Kyiv CPM Contracts A.Celli for Tissue Machine Press Upgrade (5/02/2017) tissue

Kyiv Cardboard and Paper Mill, Ukraine, has contracted A.Celli, Italy, for a press upgrade on its TM 2 and the delivery of a new Pope Reel with central cut unit, web stabilizing system, shaft puller, spool storage, core lifter, and finished reel lifting table.

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Kotkamills Adds AEGLE Zero to Range of Packaging Materials (5/12/2017)

AEGLE Zero, a new uncoated folding boxboard with an uncoated reverse, has been added to the range of packaging materials offered by Kotkamills, Finland, from the compan’s BM 2 cartonboard machine in Kotka, Finland.

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Bear Island Newsprint Mill to Indefinitely Close (5/22/2017)

Company blames the closure on “difficult market pricing, challenging cost fundamentals, and declining demand.”

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Verso Introduces GlazeBag NK and GlazeWrap NK (5/18/2017)

GlazeBag NK is a multipurpose natural kraft paper designed to perform in a wide range of standard and premium retail bag applications requiring a natural look and feel. 

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Dr. Ragauskas Receives Distinguished Service Award for Bioenergy Research (5/23/2017)

UC Riverside’s Center for Environmental Research and Technology recognizes Dr. Art Ragauskas of Oak Ridge National Laboratory for collaborative research related to bioenergy and pretreatment topics.   

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Smurfit Kappa Italia Starts PM 3 at Ponte dell’Ania after Toscotec Dryer Section Rebuild (5/19/2017)

Dying section rebuild on containerboard machine includes new drive system and tail feeding. 

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Global Paper Industry Meets to Advance Priorities (5/22/2017)

AF&PA joins global paper industry executives and CEOs in Germany for the International Council of Forest and Paper Associations annual meeting and eighth International CEO Roundtable.  

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Evergreen Packaging, KidsGardening Name Winners of Carton 2 Garden Contest (5/16/2017)

Contest Highlights STEM, Sustainability, and Health and Nutrition; Prizes Valued at $22,500.

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Cellwood to Upgrade Deinking Line for Bio Pappel (5/10/2017)

Project at mill in Mexico involves replacing two kneaders with a Krima Ultra Compact Dispersing unit.

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Delvaux Appointed President, CEO of Metso (5/08/2017) papermaking

Nico Delvaux will become president and CEO of Metso Corp. at the beginning of November 2017 at the latest.

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PMI Orders Andritz Tissue Machine with Steel Yankee, Shoe Press for Algeria Mill (5/15/207)

New PrimeLineCOMPACT tissue machine will produce facial wipes, toilet, and towel papers. 

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Iberpapel to invest EUR 180 million in Production of Flexible Packaging Paper (5/24/2017)

Spain–based company will proceed with Project Hernani, which involves the installation of a new machine/yankee dryer for production of MG paper to be used in the manufacture of flexible packaging.  

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GE Oil & Gas to Supply Co-Gen Turbines to Two Lucart Mills in Italy (5/17/2017)

NovaLT12 gas turbines will create operational and environmental efficiencies for mills producing monolucid papers, tissue, and airlaid products. 

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Europe Sets 74% Paper Recycling Target for 2020 (5/18/2017)

Additional steps will be taken to enhance the quality of paper recycling with greater emphasis on recyclability in design and manufacturing of paper products, and improving techniques for removing ink from paper products.

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Mare Announces Price Increase for Functional Paper Chemicals (5/16/2017)

Company is raising prices of wet strength resins and sizing agent portfolio, due to the “persistent and steep raw materials cost increase.

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Hämälä Named President, CEO of Metsä Group (5/12/2017)

Metsäliitto Cooperative’s Supervisory Board (Finland) at its meeting this past week appointed Ilkka Hämälä CEO, effective Jan. 1, 2018. Hämälä starts as the president and CEO of Metsä Group on April 1, 2018.

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Sappi North America Combines Packaging and Specialties Businesses (5/11/2017)

Company also announces leadership changes. Strategic movement positions Sappi for continued growth and innovation. 

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