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MANUFACTURER NEWS

03.07.2015

Fire at Fedrigoni mill in Verona

A fire broke out at the plant in Verona which affected a limited part of the production premises. The situation is completely under control thanks to the security procedures that were immediately activated. more...
03.07.2015

UPM introduces its renewed UPM Color range – Salmon, Pink, Yellow and Orange

The renewed UPM Color is an ideal combination of low basis weight, high bulk with an additional yield benefit. The renewed UPM Color enables higher quality printed products with improved haptic properties. This grade is part of standard newsprint papers and is suitable for both Coldset and Heatset Offset printing. more...
02.07.2015

Sappi to sell Enstra Mill recycled packaging paper business to Corruseal Group

Sappi Enstra Mill is situated in Gauteng near the town of Springs in South Africa. The mill celebrated its 76th year of existence in 2012 having been established in 1936, producing its first paper in 1938 from Paper Machine 1 (PM1). more...


PEOPLE NEWS

26.06.2015

ALTANA Management Board changes

Altana Repositions Itself for the Future: Dr. Matthias L. Wolfgruber (61) is going to retire and will hand over the chairmanship of the Management Board to longtime Management Board member Martin Babilas (43) on January 1, 2016 and Stefan Genten (46) will become ALTANA’s new Chief Financial Officer on August 1, 2015 more...
26.06.2015

EU green light for €120 million new investments in circular bioeconomy projects

The European Commission releases €50 million of EU public money via the Bio-based Industries Joint Undertaking (BBI JU) leveraging €70 million of investments from industry into projects to boost the European bioeconomy. more...
23.06.2015

625 Years of Paper in Germany

On June 24th the German paper industry (VDP = Association of German Paper-manufacturers) celebrates a 625 year history. Many paper manufacturers will open their doors to mark this special event. more...


SUPPLIERS NEWS

03.07.2015

Omya to build PCC onsite plant at Thai Paper in Ratchaburi

Thai Paper and Omya have agreed to supply Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (PCC) to Thai Paper in Ratchaburi, Thailand. more...
02.07.2015

Toscotec to rebuild PM1 at ISMA 2000 S.L in La Torre de Claramunt-Spain

Toscotec with its associate Milltech have been awarded a contract to deliver a major dry-end rebuild of the ISMA 2000 S.L. PM 1 in La Torre de Claramunt, Barcelona- Spain. more...
02.07.2015

AkzoNobel to sell Zeta Fraction biofunctional technology to Ashland

The business is in its early phase of commercialization and the divestment of this biomaterials technology follows a strategic review of the business' fit within AkzoNobel's portfolio. more...

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