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Valmet will supply Stora Enso with an extensive rebuild for converting the Varkaus mill's PM 3 fine paper machine to produce lightweight containerboard grades. The target of the paper-to-packaging rebuild is to produce lightweight virgin fibre based packaging materials on a paper machine that previously produced fine paper, a grade…

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Canexus Corporation (TSX:CUS) (the "Corporation" or "Canexus") today announced that it has entered into a "bought deal" financing agreement with a syndicate of underwriters led by CIBC, National Bank Financial Inc., Scotiabank and TD Securities Inc. under which the underwriters have agreed to purchase from Canexus and sell to the…

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Fortress Paper Ltd. ("Fortress Paper" or the "Company") CA:FTP -2.89% announces today that the Fortress Specialty Cellulose mill located in Thurso, Quebec (the "FSC Mill") has successfully been awarded by Hydro Quebec a power supply agreement for an additional 5.2 megawatts of power to be produced at its cogeneration facility.…

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Fortress Paper Ltd. (TSX:FTP) ("Fortress Paper" or the "Company") reported 2014 first quarter EBITDA loss of $13.6 million. The Dissolving Pulp Segment generated EBITDA loss of $15.2 million and the Security Paper Products Segment generated EBITDA of $3.2 million. Corporate costs contributed $1.6 million to EBITDA loss. After planned market…

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Company demonstrates commitment to responsible forest management Emerald Brand has added Forest Stewardship Council (FSC®) certified paper hot cups to their line of 170 environmental disposable products, demonstrating the company’s ongoing commitment to responsible forest management and environmental protection. Emerald Brand is a leading manufacturer of environmentally responsible disposable and…

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On May 9, the International Council of Forest and Paper Associations (ICFPA) will participate in the special event International Coalition Bio-based Packaging: A Green Food Saver at the 2014 Interpack trade fair held in Düsseldorf, Germany. ICFPA is partnering on the event with the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organisation…

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“Invercote is far from being the cheapest option if you only look at the price per kilo but its properties enabled us to save £14,000 by not having to laminate,” says Gary Peeling, CEO of Precision Printing, which digitally printed 280,000 copies of a mailing for an American Express campaign.©…

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Kemira has been selected as a supplier of sodium chlorate to Klabin's new 1.5 million ton pulp mill in Parana, Brazil. Sodium chlorate is used as a component in the bleaching process, an important process step in the manufacturing of bleached pulp.   Kemira will build, own and operate a…

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Xerium Technologies, Inc. XRM -2.60% , a leading global provider of industrial consumable products and services, today announced its Q1 2014 results.   Q1 2014 roll sales were weaker than expected in North America and Europe   Weather conditions and a market inventory correction in containerboard drove weaker than expected…

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Canexus Corporation (TSX:CUS) (the "Corporation" or "Canexus") held its Annual General and Special Meeting of Shareholders in Calgary on May 8, 2014. A total of 116,558,205 shares (64.48% of the total issued and outstanding shares) were represented in person or by proxy. The voting results for the resolutions to elect…