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2011-05-19 14:42:00

MEMPHIS, Tenn., May 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Tennessee Recycling Coalition (TRC), in collaboration with the Southeast Recycling Development Council (SERDC), will conduct a paper recycling workshop on Monday, May 23 at Middle Tennessee State University (MTSU) in Murfreesboro, Tennessee from 9am-2pm CDT. International Paper is a sponsor of this paper workshop along with the other three workshops that have been offered around the state during May. This workshop will focus on paper...

2011-04-29 11:38:00

MEMPHIS, Tenn., April 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Tennessee Recycling Coalition (TRC), in collaboration with the Southeast Recycling Development Council, will conduct a paper recycling workshop on Wednesday, May 4 at Union University in Jackson, Tennessee from 9am-2pm CDT. This workshop, along with three others to be held around the state, is sponsored by International Paper. The workshop will focus on paper recovery and highlight the economic impact of recycling in Tennessee and the...

2011-04-08 14:54:00

ATLANTA, April 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Caraustar Industries, Inc., one of North America's largest producers of uncoated recycled boxboard, announced today that it has achieved certification to the Forest Stewardship Council(TM) Chain of Custody Standard for its Sweetwater Paperboard Mill in Austell, GA. This certification supports the continuation of sustainable fiber sourcing as the mill produces a 100% recycled paperboard product. The mill produces a variety of grades and serves major...

2011-04-04 10:19:00

NEW YORK, April 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- WM Recycle America, a subsidiary of Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE: WM), announced the kickoff of the WM NYeCycles Service, which allows electronics manufacturers in New York State to comply with the NYS Electronic Equipment Recycling and Reuse Act. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090219/WMLOGO) Effective April 01, 2011, the act requires manufacturers of certain electronic equipment to establish convenient systems for the collection,...

2010-12-20 09:30:00

Announces Nearly $18 Million in Grants to Support Recycling Programs HARRISBURG, Pa., Dec. 20, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Governor Edward G. Rendell said today Pennsylvania communities collected a record 5.48 million tons of recyclable materials in 2008, demonstrating that the state continues to make great strides at improving recycling opportunities. The Governor said Pennsylvania supports communities that recycle because of its environmental and economic benefits. He announced...

2010-07-20 09:00:00

SAN FRANCISCO, July 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Net Impact announced the winner for a case competition with International Paper (NYSE: IP), a global leader in the paper and packaging industry, and Staples, Inc. (Nasdaq: SPLS), the world's largest office products company. After a competitive application process, three finalist teams created strategic plans for recovering more paper and packaging from underserved markets, including large, multi-tenant locations, company campuses and...

2010-07-06 08:37:00

BAODING, Hebei, China, July 6 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Orient Paper, Inc. (Amex: ONP) ("Orient Paper" or the "Company"), a leading manufacturer and distributor of diversified paper products in Hebei, China, today provided an additional response to the allegations made by Muddy Waters LLC ("Muddy Waters") in their reports of June 28, 2010 and July 1, 2010. Use of Proceeds from October 2009 and April 2010 Financings Muddy Waters stated that "Approximately $30 million has...

2010-05-31 14:07:00

EAST ANGUS, QC, May 31 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Alain Lemaire, President and Chief Executive Officer of Cascades, Mario Plourde, President and Chief Operating Officer of Cascades Specialty Products Group, and Robert G. Roy, mayor of East Angus, will break ground today for a 10 million dollar investment at the Cascades East Angus mill. The investment will be used to build a recycled pulp unit that will enable the production of kraft type recycled pulp. A new building will be added to the...

2010-05-11 09:41:00

HOUSTON, May 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Paper Retriever, a community paper-recycling program, today announced the results of the month-long Nationwide Paper Drive, an initiative aimed at helping nonprofit organizations raise money through paper recycling. In total, 8,582 tons of paper were recycled through the paper drive, which took place during the month of April to celebrate the 40th anniversary of Earth Day. The nationwide paper drive also raised more than $150,000 for nonprofit...

2010-04-28 11:51:00

RICHMOND, BC, April 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Catalyst Paper (TSX:CTL) has recorded a net loss attributable to the company of $44.1 million ($0.12 per common share) on sales of $273.3 million for the first quarter of 2010. The net loss increased from $35.8 million in the preceding quarter ($0.09 per common share), due to declining specialty printing paper prices and additional production curtailment. Higher restructuring, input and maintenance costs further impacted Q1 results. Before...


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