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Organisations involved in paper recycling discuss European best practices Experts on paper recycling met on 24 June in the Palace of Culture and Science in Warsaw. The conference focused on European best practices aimed at improving local selective collection and paper recycling performances. More than 80 top paper recycling professionals…

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FPInnovations and West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (West Fraser) are proud to support the contribution of Natural Resources Canada (NRCan) of $10 million, under the Investments in Forest Industry Transformation (IFIT) Program, to support the implementation of a commercial-scale lignin recovery process at West Fraser’s plant in Hinton, AB. Details…

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IFS, the global enterprise applications company, announces that a Scandinavian company in the pulp and paper industry has decided to implement IFS Applications™ 8. The solution will be deployed to support business-critical processes at its headquarters and across its different production facilities. The agreement is worth approximately SKr 13.5 million,…

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Tembec (the "Company") today announced that it has successfully amended its asset-based secured revolving credit facility (the "ABL Facility") with GE Capital and CIBC (the "Lenders). The amending agreement provides the Company with additional flexibility through a $15 million reduction in ABL reserves which increases availability by the same amount.…

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The machine went into operation at the beginning of 2013 and produces since then highest quality board. The production line delivered by Voith is the highest performing board machine for ivory board worldwide, with a wire width of 8,750 mm, a design speed of 1,400 m/min and an annual production…

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Metso will supply a comprehensive package of process automation technologies and valve solutions for JSC Svetlogorsk Pulp & Board Plant's new bleached kraft pulp mill in Svetlogorsk, the Republic of Belarus. The new 400,000 ton-per-year mill under construction will be the first bleached kraft pulp mill in the country. Metso's…

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The paper recycling rate in Europe reached 71.7% in 2013. The total amount of paper collected and recycled in the European paper sector remains stable at just over 57 million tonnes, despite decreasing paper consumption in Europe. Recycling has increased by 45% (18 million tonnes) since 1998, the base year…

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Canfor Corporation (TSX:CFP) and Canfor Pulp Products Inc. (TSX:CFX) will hold a joint conference call on Friday, July 25, 2014 at 8:00 AM PDT to discuss their respective second quarter 2014 financial and operating results. To participate in the call, please dial one of the following numbers:                        Toll-Free Access:…

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Glatfelter (NYSE: GLT) today announced key leadership changes in the Specialty Papers Business Unit (SPBU) effective immediately. Timothy R. Hess is promoted to Vice President of Sales & Marketing, and Calvin Staudt Jr. has joined Glatfelter as Vice President of Manufacturing. Both men will report to Brian Janki, Vice President…

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Mercer International Inc. ("Mercer") and Resolute Forest Products Inc. ("Resolute") today announced a new joint venture company - Performance BioFilaments Inc. - focused on the development of commercial applications for cellulose filaments, one of the world's most exciting new biomaterials. Cellulose filaments have unique performance-enhancing properties with significant potential to…