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Welcome to our Tissue Division page. The Division consists of hundreds of technical professionals who work in the manufacture and converting of tissue products around the world. The Division's goal is to create a more knowledgeable tissue workforce in all markets through education, exchange of peer-reviewed, noncommercial technical information and networking. New members are always welcome.  

Division Co-Chair: David M. Zerr, Georgia-Pacific
Division Co-Chair: Jeffery C. Peters, BTG Americas

Tissue Division Brochure

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The Tissue Division's newest event is  TissueCon, a conference and trade fair jointly organized by TAPPI and Fastmarkets RISI to provide the highest quality business insight and technical information available. 

 

Technical Committees 
The Technical Committees of the Tissue Division work together throughout the year to solve problems, develop technical papers, plan conference sessions, and more. 

 

Awards 
Each year, the Tissue Division is proud to provide several awards.

 

TAPPI Connect
We are proud to provide TAPPI Connect as a centralized, online resource for our members, consultants and volunteers to network, share knowledge, problem solve and collaborate.
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TAPPI News
Learn Tissue Converting with Hands-On Pilot Line Workshops
Explore each major roll converting sub process through final product
Events
Tissue 201: Operations and Runnability Course
This intermediate-to-advanced course will help students to improve tissue quality and consistency, understand contributors to waste and downtime, learn reliability and maintenance best practices and diagnose and troubleshoot problems quickly.
Events
Tissue 101
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Events
Tissue 101: Properties and Processes Course
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Webinars
Tissue Softness Explained
This introductory webinar will cover: softness definition, furnish selection, chemistry, manufacturing, creping, and softness quantification techniques. This webinar is ideal for those in tissue manufacturing and anyone who wants to understand the basic mechanisms surrounding this "touchy" subject.
Courses
Tissue 202 Course Coming Soon
Converting Operations will be held in Green Bay, Wisconsin.
TAPPI News
Optimize Tissue Operations with Best Practices
Join the large panel of expertise is assembled to instruct TAPPI’s Tissue 201: Operations and Runnability Course.
TAPPI News
Learn Tissue Converting with Hands-On Pilot Line Workshops
Explore each major roll converting sub process through final product and more!
News
Papernet Freshen Tech Receives the 2019 PPI Award For Innovation
Freshen Tech, part of the Away from Home range, developed for bars, hotels, restaurants, public facilities, public transport, etc., is the new toilet paper that neutralizes bad odors thanks to an active ingredient capable of modifying their molecular structure. Freshen Tech is the latest addition to an innovation-focused product range which Sofidel, under its Papernet brand, has developed for the AfH sector.
TAPPI News
Attend this 2-Day Training to Improve Tissue Roll Performance and Operations
Join a large panel of expertise is assembled to instruct the Tissue 201: Operations and Runnability Course!