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GET INVOLVED IN THE DIVISION

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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Events

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. Also proceeding TissueCon is the Yankee Dryer Fall Meeting

 

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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Books
Are You Inspecting Your Yankee Dryer Properly?
Guidelines for Safe Assessment and Operation of Yankee Dryers can help.
Books
Engineers Working on Yankee Dryers Have a New, Practical Reference
Guidelines for Safe Assessment and Operation of Yankee Dryers provides guidance and a basis for more formalized dryer safety practices.
TAPPI News
Learn Tissue Converting with Hands-On Pilot Line Workshops
Explore each major roll converting sub process through final product
Committee meeting presentation
Events
Yankee Dryer Spring Virtual
For the safety of attendees and restrictions on travel, Yankee Dryer's Spring Meeting 2020 will be virtual using Microsoft Teams. As a courtesy, attendence is FREE but registration is required.
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.
Books
What Inspection Guidelines Do You Have in Place for Your Yankee Dryer?
The TAPPI Yankee Dryer Safety and Reliability Committee Published its Guidelines for the Safe Assessment and Operation of Yankee Dryers
Take the Tissue101 course and get a discount on TissueCon registration
Tissue 101 is co-locating with TissueCon in Orlando, October 1-4, 2019 and we’re offering an exclusive 50% discount for the next two weeks.
Take the Tissue101 course and get a discount on TissueCon registration
Tissue 101 is co-locating with TissueCon in Orlando, October 1-4, 2019 and we’re offering an exclusive 50% discount for the next two weeks.
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.