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Smurfit Kappa Unveils Fresh Set of Sustainability Goals, Extending its 2020 Targets
Smurfit Kappa reached most of its long-term sustainability targets at the end of 2017, years…
May 17th 2019
AF&PA Recorded Decline in U.S. Paper and Paperboard Capacity
The U.S. containerboard capacity hit new record high of 39.7 million tons in 2018.
May 17th 2019
Massive Fire Damaged Georgia-Pacific’s Muskogee, Oklahoma Paper Mill
The fire and the explosion that followed it caused injury to at least five people.
May 17th 2019
Kentucky City Announces Temporary Suspension of Paper Recycling
The City is in the process of finding new recycling outlets for paper.
May 16th 2019
New Study Highlights Superior Environmental Benefits of Non-Recycled Paper
The study also highlights the importance of fresh fibers in maintaining efficient paper recycling system.
May 16th 2019
Kruger Begins Construction of Sherbrooke Tissue Plant
The Sherbrooke tissue plant’s manufacturing capacity is estimated at around 70,000 metric tonnes per annum…
May 15th 2019
U.S. Paperboard Scrap Exports Soared 5%
China continued to remain as the top export destination despite 11.3% year-on-year decline in export…
May 13th 2019
Stora Enso Seeks to Boost Large Scale Recycling of Used Paper Cups
The company had earlier announced successful completion of production trials at the mill facility.
May 13th 2019
U.S. Paper Recovery Rate Topped Fresh All-Time High in 2018
The recovery rate for OCC/Unbleached Kraft papers increased sharply from 88.8% in 2017 to 96.4%…
May 10th 2019
Cascades Declares Strong Q1 2019 Results, Income Surges 295%
The sales were up marginally by 3% from $1,196 million to $1,230 million quarter-on-quarter.
May 10th 2019
Smurfit Kappa's Roermond Paper Mill Capacity Gets Major Boost
Ever since the introduction of the programme in 2005, it has been able to reduce…
May 10th 2019
Verso Corp. Reported Robust Results for First Quarter 2019
The adjusted EBITDA at $69 million was significantly higher when matched with $41 million in…
May 9th 2019