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Cascades, Inc. Concludes Acquisition of Orchid Paper Products
The acquired assets have an estimated parent roll capacity of up to 114,000 tons and…
September 19th 2019
Pratt Industries to Open Wapakoneta 100% Recycled Containerboard Mill
The new mill in the stste of Ohio is expected to have a capacity of…
September 18th 2019
McKinley Paper Co. Mill in Washington to Reopen
The mill’s new equipment includes a pulper for processing recycled cardboard into heavyweight bag-grades of…
September 17th 2019
Sonoco's innovative Rigid Paper Container Wins Top Recognition
The Ecoseal paper container is part of Sonoco's EnviroSense family of sustainable packaging.
September 16th 2019
Smurfit Kappa Nominated as One of Most Inspiring Companies
The company, through a charitable foundation in Colombia, has been supporting nearly 30 recycling organizations.…
September 16th 2019
UPM Declares Shut Down of Paper Machine, Sale of Newsprint Mill
UPM plans to complete the sale process of the newsprint mill by the end of…
September 13th 2019
New Tool Aims to Increase Recovered Paper Quality
Every bale contains a certain percentage of "yield," representing usable fiber suitable for making paper…
September 13th 2019
WestRock to Reconfigure North Charleston, S.C., Paper Mill
The company anticipates that the reconfiguration will increase WestRock’s annual EBITDA by approximately $40 million.
September 13th 2019
U.S. Paperboard Scrap Exports Slumped
The most recent trade statistics published by the U.S. Census Bureau suggests nominal decline in…
September 12th 2019
Graphic Packaging To Build New Paper Recycling Plant
The new plant is expected to create 25 to 50 new jobs in the region.…
September 4th 2019
Port Angeles Paper Mill to Restart Operations by End of 2019
McKinley had hired several employees during the hiring event held in July this year, filling…
September 2nd 2019
Norbord Trims OSB Production at Georgia Mill
The slowdown in U.S. homebuilding activity has resulted in lower-than anticipated OSB demand till date.
August 30th 2019