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Fibria Begins Recovery Boiler Structure Assembly at Três Lagoas (3/15/2016)

Fibria, Brazil, a producer of eucalyptus pulp, has taken an important step in the Horizonte 2 Project by beginning assembly of the metal structure of a new recovery boiler that will burn biomass and generate clean energy to power its new pulp production line in Três Lagoas.

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Consumers for Paper Options Urges U.S. FWS to Rescind Paperless Decision (3/16/2016)

Consumers for Paper Options, Washington, D.C., a coalition of individuals and organizations advocating for access to important paper-based services and information, this week urged the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) to rescind its decision to suspend the printing of its newsletters, updates, and other periodicals.

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Hillard Joins Glatfelter as VP, Corporate Development and Strategy (3/25/2016)

Glatfelter, York, Pa., USA, this week announced that Samuel L. Hillard joined the company as VP, Corporate Development & Strategy, reporting to Dante C. Parrini, chairman and CEO.

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U.S. Demand for Food Containers to Exceed $31 Billion by 2020 (3/29/2016)

According to a new market study released this past week by The Freedonia Group, Cleveland, Ohio, USA, U.S. demand for food containers is projected to increase 2.8% per year to more than $31 billion in 2020.

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Stora Enso Increases Ownership in Chinese Subsidiary Inpac Packaging (12/23/2015)

Stora Enso, Helsinki, Finland, has entered into an equity transfer agreement to increase its ownership stake from 51% to 90% in its Chinese subsidiary Stora Enso Inpac Packaging Co.

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WEPA to Add New Tissue Machine at Piechowice Mill in Poland (3/17/2016)

WEPA Group, Germany, reports that it will invest to expand and modernize its mills and plants across Europe.

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Global Forest Products Industry Outlook Stable (3/15/2016)

The outlook for the global paper and forest products industry is stable, says Moody's Investors Service (New York, N.Y., USA).

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VPK Packaging Expands Romanian Corrugated Plant (3/31/2016)

In 2008, VPK Packaging Group, Belgium, launched a greenfield project in the Romanian town of Salonta, situated near the Hungarian border, to produce corrugated board as well as tubes.

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Partnership with CMP Brings Swedish Port into SCA Network (3/10/2016)

SCA Logistics, Sweden, and CMP (Copenhagen Malmö Port AB), have signed a partnership agreement that makes Malmö, Sweden, a new hub in the hygiene product company’s transport network.

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Restalk Converts Cannabis Waste into Paper (3/29/2016)

According to a recent report by the Sun Times, Chicago, Ill., USA, the cannabis industry is thriving in the U.S., meaning even more medical and recreational marijuana farming and more cannabis byproduct than has been legally allowed before is filling the post-consumer market, much of it directly becoming a form of bio-waste.

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Paper Packaging Market Projected Growth at CAGR 7.59% in Latest Study (3/31/2016)

Although several related studies have been released so far in 2016, these latest estimates were published this week by the Market Research Store (MRS), Deerfield Beach, Fla., USA.

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DS Smith to Boost Capacity at Aschaffenburg Containerboard Mill (3/22/2016)

DS Smith will install a new pulper and rebuild the waste treatment plant at its Aschaffenburg mil in Germany.

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UPM Creates Biomedical Innovation Unit for Cellulose Nanofibril Technology (3/25/20165)

UPM Biochemicals (Finland) announced yesterday (March 23) that it is establishing an innovation unit at the Biomedicum research and educational center in Meilahti, Helsinki.

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Sappi Initiative Accounts for 16,000 New Trees Planted Since 2010 (3/04/2016)

Sapp, Johannesburg, South Africa, announced this past week that the company's employee-led tree-planting initiative resulted in an additional 4,000 saplings planted in the Forêt de Soignes in Belgium on February 26.

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Sofidel Acquires Tissue Brands, Converting Capacity in Hungary (3/01/2016)

Sofidel Group, Porcari, Italy, a producer of hygienic papers, especially known in Italy for its Regina brand, this past week announced it has acquired new customers and the Forest brand of tissue products from Forest Papir Kft in Hungary, including 30,000 metric tpy of converting capacity and a converting plant in Piszke, Hungary.

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Sustainable Packaging Market Set for CAGR of 7.2% by 2020 (3/01/2016)

According to a report released this past week by Report Buyer, Kent, U.K., the sustainable packaging market is projected to grow at a CAGR of 7.17% from 2015 and 2020.

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St. Croix's First New Tissue Machine Running at Baileyville (3/25/2016)

According to a recent report by the Bangor Daily News, Bangor, Me., USA the first of two new tissue paper machines that St. Croix Tissue announced it was installing at its new tissue mill in Baileyville, Me., in March 2014 is now running in the startup phase, company Spokesman Scott Beal reported this past Friday (March 18).

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Cascades Exceeds Water Saving Target (3/22/2016)

On World Water Day (today, March 22), Cascades, Kingsey Falls, Que., Canada, announced that it has exceeded its 2015 target for reducing water consumption.

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Canada’s Forest Industry Welcomes Budget Support for Climate Change Initiatives (3/23/2016)

The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) this week said that it is pleased to see Canada’s federal budget put strong emphasis on climate change initiatives, innovation, and research and development.

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Enso Wins Bio-Based Brand of the Year Award (3/29/2016)

Stora Enso (Finland) was recently awarded Bio-Based Brand of the Year for its ongoing biomaterials transformation.

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