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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

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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Events
Empire State TAPPI/PIMA
Save the Date
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Lake State TAPPI & North Central PIMA Fall Clay Shoot
PIMA Fall Clay Shoot
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Lakes States TAPPI & North Central PIMA Paper Hall of Fame Induction & Banquet
Paper Hall of Fame Induction & Banquet
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2020 TAPPI/PIMA Student Summit-Atlanta, GA
The TAPPI/PIMA Student Summit is an annual event designed for students interested in the pulp, paper, packaging and allied industries. It offers direct interaction with industry leaders as well as the opportunity to gain valuable information about employment and career development within their field.
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Lakes States TAPPI & North Central PIMA Technical Seminar "Energy Forum"
Technical Seminar "Energy Forum"
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Learn Tissue Converting and Work a Pilot Line!
Explore each major roll converting sub process through final product and more.
Courses
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Tissue 101: Properties and Processes Course
This two-day introductory course is co-located with TissueCon.  It's designed for anyone new to tissue and those wanting to strengthen their foundational knowledge. The curriculum is designed by tissue industry experts to expand your understanding of tissue properties and manufacturing processes so that you can help improve tissue performance and manufacturing efficiency.
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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.
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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.