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Canfor Pulp and Canfor Release 2023 Sustainability Report Demonstrating Continued ESG Performance

Canfor Pulp Products and Canfor Corporation recently released their joint 2023 Sustainability Report, outlining their environmental, social, and governance (ESG) efforts and progress towards established goals.

Innovation and Collaboration: FESBC Funds Boost Sustainable Forestry in Northwest B.C.

The Forest Enhancement Society of British Columbia (FESBC) is playing a key role in advancing sustainable forestry practices in Northwest B.C.

Suzano launches construction of new tissue paper factory in Aracruz, Brazil

Last Thursday, the eucalyptus bioproducts giant, Suzano, initiated construction works for its new tissue paper factory in Aracruz, Espírito Santo.

Ahlstrom Considers Closure or Sale of Parchment Plant in France

Ahlstrom, a global leader in sustainable specialty materials, has initiated a consultation process regarding the potential divestment or closure of its Bousbecque plant in France.

West Fraser Timber Divests Pulp Mills to Focus on Building Products

In a strategic move aimed at streamlining its operations, West Fraser announced the successful completion of the sale of its Quesnel River Pulp mill and its Slave Lake Pulp mill.

AF&PA Releases March 2024 Packaging Papers Monthly Report

WASHINGTON – The American Forest & Paper Association (AF&PA) released its March 2024 Packaging Papers Monthly report.

Canada’s Forest Sector Responds to 2024 Federal Budget

April 16, 2024 - Earlier today, Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) President and CEO Derek Nighbor released the following statement in response to the 2024 Federal Budget tabled by Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance, the Honourable Chrystia Freeland.

Extrusion pulping, a solution for non-wood fibers processing

Cellulose packaging is booming. In recent years, we've seen the arrival - on the Quebec market - of cellulose packaging from other regions of the world.

Sustainable Solutions: Collaborations between Major Brands and Pulp and Paper Companies

With the ongoing momentum in corporate sustainability initiatives, the collaboration between pulp and paper companies and major corporations to create sustainable alternatives for their product lines is on the rise.

Sustainable Forest Management is Essential to Canada’s Paper Packaging Industry

Sustainable forest management is essential to the Canadian paper packaging industry and its circular economy.

Demonstration of High-Temperature Heat Pumps

In a blog article last year, I wrote about the potential of high-temperature heat pumps (HT-HPs) to save energy in papermaking.

How Will Decarbonization Drive the Pulp and Paper Industry?

When looking forward at the forces that are likely to drive the direction of the pulp and paper industry over the next 15 years, decarbonization and supporting a circular economy are at the top of the list. 

The Finnish Paper Packaging Manufacturer Carccu® Secures Major Environmental Certifications

In an era where environmental consciousness is not just a trend but a necessity, businesses across the globe are taking significant strides towards sustainability

Groupe PMI: Expertise and turnkey solutions for your industrial projects

Benefit from the expertise of the Groupe PMI, a leader in turnkey solutions for your industrial projects and the maintenance of your process equipment.

A PM Audit May Be the Key to Improved Performance

More vacuum alone may not be the answer

Multiple-Barrel Pressure Filter

Multiple-barrel pressure filters are designed to remove contaminants from a liquid filtration process while providing high cleaning efficiency, low flow restrictions, and easy maintenance.

11 Years Injury-Free at Menominee Pulp Mill

Eleven years in the making: Our Menominee (Michigan) recycled bleached kraft pulp mill has exceeded 2.25 million hours without a single recordable safety incident.

Paprima Industries, Inc. Strategic International Projects

Montreal, Canada: Doug Wall, Vice President Global Sales, is pleased to announce that Paprima has secured two new strategic international orders for our industry-leading Reel-Jet™ S Water-Jet Turn-Up System.

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Radix to demonstrate key AI and IIoT benefits for the pulp and paper industry at TAPPICon 2024

Cleveland, OH, April 18, 2024: Radix, a global technology solutions company, announced its participation as a Sapphire sponsor at TAPPICon 2024, which is being held at Huntington Convention Center in Cleveland, OH, from April 28 - May 1, 2024.

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