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Saica Pack Continues with Major Investment Program (6/22/2016)

Saica Pack is the corrugated packaging division of the Saica Group, Spain.

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Sappi to Establish Renewable Sugar Extraction Demo Plant (6/15/2016)

According to a report Tuesday (June 14) by Engineering News (Bedfordview, South Africa), Sappi (Johannesburg, South Africa) is preparing to explore and optimize the extraction of biorenewable chemicals after signing an agreement with global supplier Valmet to build a second-generation sugar extraction demonstration plant at the company's Ngodwana mill.

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Model Installs Voith Smart Seal Wear Monitoring System at Mill in Switzerland (6/22/2016)

Voith, Heidenheim, Gemany, has developed a “Seal Wear Monitoring” system that will make sealing strip replacement easier to plan in the future.

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Valmet, Fortum, Preem Take Bio-Oil Development to New Level (4/17/2018)

Project is a natural continuation of the consortium's earlier bio-oil project with VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, which resulted in commercializing integrated pyrolysis technology for production of sustainable bio-oil to replace heating oil in industrial use.

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Lucart Group Acquires Bokk Paper Kft (6/02/2016)

This past Tuesday (May 31) the Lucart Group, Italy, through its holding company Lucart Spa, acquired the total capital of Bokk Paper kft, the main independent Hungarian player in the Away from Home (AfH) converting tissue products market.

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Global Optical Brightener Market to Reach $11 Billion by 2024 (6/15/2016)

The global optical brighteners market is expected to reach $11 billion by 2024, according to a new report by Grand View Research Inc., San Francisco, Calif., USA. Rising demand for optical brighteners from various industries including paper, personal laundry, textiles, and cosmetics to improve illumination of the finished product is expected to be a principal factor in stimulating growth over the forecast period.

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Monadnock Paper Mills Announces Envi Wall Art (4/03/2018)

Substrate is a 100% wood-fiber alternative to canvas gallery wrap.

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Stora Enso to Close Suzhou Paper Mill in China, Divest the Site (6/07/2016)

Stora Enso, Finland, has agreed to divest the key assets of its Suzhou Mill in China, including the land-use rights and buildings, to the local government of Suzhou National New and Hi-tech Industrial Development Area (SND).

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ProAmpac Acquires Pactech Packaging (4/17/2018)

Pactech's products complement ProAmpac's existing flexible packaging offerings, which primarily serve the medical, industrial, and consumer packaged goods markets.

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Solenis Completes Acquisition of Nuplex Pulp & Paper (6/07/2016)

Solenis, Wilmington, Del., USA, through its Australia subsidiary Solenis Australia Pty Ltd. has completed the acquisition of the business assets of Nuplex Pulp & Paper from Nuplex Industries Australia Pty Limited, an exclusive distributor and technology licensee of Solenis pulp and paper products within Australia and New Zealand.

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Transcontinental Acquires Coveris Americas (4/04/2018)

With the acquisition, Transcontinental Inc. becomes a North American leader in flexible packaging. 

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New Study Finds Lignin is Highly Effective in Sunscreen (6/17/2016)

According to a new study, cited this week by The Indian Express (Uttar Pradesh, India), lignin, a natural material in plants and a major "waste product" of the pulp and paper industry, can be added to sunscreen creams to protect people from getting sunburn.

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Chinese Log Imports Rise in First Quarter of 2016 (5/19/2016)

Softwood log imports to China picked up in March to the highest level in 12 months. The total import volume for the first quarter of 2016 was just over 7 million cubic meters, which was about 2% higher than in the 1Q/15, as reported by the Wood Resource Quarterly (WRQ), Seattle, Wash., USA.

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ITC Bhadrachalam Orders Extensive Valmet Rebuild of Board Machine in India (6/03/2016)

Valmet, Finland, will supply an extensive board machine rebuild and automation solution for machine and quality control to the ITC Bhadrachalam mill in India.

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PMPower to Deliver Recovery Boiler Steam System for WEPA TM 11 in France (6/09/2016)

WEPA, Arnsberg, Germany, has signed a contract with PMPower for delivery of a recovery boiler system for Tissue machine 11 (TM 11) at its Mill in Lille, France.

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AURELIUS Acquires Northern European Activities of Abelan Group (6/10/2016)

The AURELIUS Group, Munich, Germany, is acquiring the commercial activities of the Abelan Group in Germany and the Netherlands.

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Most European Graphic Papers Experience Shipping Decline (6/02/2016)

According to a report this week by Euro-Graph, Brussels, Belgium, total European shipments of graphic papers as of March 2016 were down 5.2% vs. March 2015 and are down 5.1% year-to-date.

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Liqui-Box Appoints Waller GM-EMEA (6/09/2016)

Liqui-Box, Richmond, Va., USA, this week announced it has hired Simon Waller to serve as GM, Europe/Middle East/Africa (EMEA).

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UPM, Stora Enso, Metsä Win Court Case (6/24/2016)

The Helsinki, Finland District Court this week rendered a judgement whereby it has dismissed the damages claim of Metsähallitus against Finnish companies UPM, Stora Enso, and Metsäliitto Cooperative (a Metsä company domestic cooperative) which was based on a questionable reading of competition restrictions concerning the raw wood market found by a lower court decision in December 2009.

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Bosch Packaging, BillerudKorsnäs Develop World’s First Sealed Paper Packaging (6/03/2016)

Bosch Packaging Technology, Waiblingen, Germany, and BillerudKorsnäs, Sweden, have developed the world´s first Sealed Paper Packaging.

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