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2014-01-29 08:23:16

Greenpeace, WWF, Kimberly-Clark, SCA, IKEA and other sustainability experts at Tissue World Sustainability Summit in Miami on March 19-21. NEW YORK, Jan. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tissue is based on a F-E-W (fibers, energy, water) resources. Tissue paper products like bathroom and facial tissue, napkins and kitchen towels are part of an $80 billion global business which fundamentally uses three basic resources: Fibers, Energy and Water, appropriately abbreviated as F-E-W. (Photo:...

2014-01-22 08:30:26

Now offering Gloss, Satin & Matte directly from Somerset Mill for all your direct mail needs BOSTON, Jan. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sappi Fine Paper North America announced today the launch of a Somerset brand solution to meet the demanding needs of a growing direct mail market. The new lineup consists of three complete offerings: Somerset Web Gloss, Somerset Web Satin, and Somerset Web Matte--all made to 7pt caliper and guaranteed to meet U.S. postal requirements. (Logo:...

2014-01-20 23:03:03

Manufacturers in the Coated and Laminated Paper Manufacturing industry faced major challenges over the five years to 2014, particularly from weakened downstream demand and intensified import competition and outsourcing trends; however, while the industry will continue to face a barrage of challenges, industry revenue and profit margins will continue to rise over the five years to 2019, given that renewed construction activity and a stronger level of demand from food and beverage...

2014-01-16 08:28:32

Oklahoma elementary school wins $5,000 grand prize for space inspired creation MEMPHIS, Tenn., Jan. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mustang Elementary from Mustang, Okla. has been named the grand prize winner in Evergreen Packaging's Made By Milk Carton Construction Contest. Evergreen Packaging, a leader in paperboard carton manufacturing, has sponsored the competition since August 2012. The Fall 2013 theme was "Transportation." Students at Mustang Elementary were inspired by the solar system and...

2014-01-09 16:26:07

ATLANTA, Jan. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Graphic Packaging Holding Company (NYSE: GPK) will release results for fourth quarter and full year 2013 on Thursday, February 6th before the market opens. The same morning, the company will host a conference call at 10:00 a.m. eastern to discuss fourth quarter and full year results. To access the live conference call, listeners calling from within North America should dial 800-392-9489 at least 10 minutes prior to the start of the conference...

2014-01-08 16:27:48

PRE-LAUNCH PREVIEW: FileThis Brings Effortless Way for Anyone to Store, Manage and Access Important Household Information; Makes it Easy to Keep Up on Tax Documents, Finances, Medical Records and More LAS VEGAS, Jan. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FileThis, the consumer application designed to safely fetch and organize any and all important personal documents, this week is previewing its online platform for the first time at the 2014 International Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas,...

2014-01-08 16:24:18

Developing countries expected to be major drivers behind strong demand growth BOSTON, Jan. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Despite declining demand for sack kraft and wrapping paper in many developed countries, global demand is expected to increase by 504,000 tonnes in 2014. These and other findings were recently released in a new study by RISI, the leading information provider for the global forest products industry. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080521/NEW122LOGO ) "Chinese net imports...

2014-01-07 08:40:52

LAS VEGAS, Jan. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Twelve24(TM), a Boston based company, introduces ClockONE(TM), an ultrathin, meter long clock inspired by the capabilities of E Ink electronic paper displays (EPDs). ClockONE balances design, features and function to create a product that merges E Ink technology with home lifestyle and office. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140107/NY40993) ClockONE was designed in collaboration with Lenart Studios, and showcases the most...

2014-01-01 23:02:38

Icing Images introduces refillable edible ink cartridges for Canons' MG5420 and MG5520 printer models. Winchester, VA (PRWEB) December 31, 2013 January 2nd, Icing Images will make available a new line of refillable cartridges for the most up-to-date Canon printers, the MG5420 and MG5520. Although non-refillable cartridges typically rise in price when refillable cartridges become available, Icing Images will maintain the current cost of these PGI-250/CLI-251 sponged cartridges, which...

2013-12-23 23:24:12

Ashland’s Biobond. Improving the Sustainability of PaperSM program (“Biobond”) improves sustainability and productivity for paperboard manufacturers WILMINGTON, Del. (PRWEB) December 23, 2013 Ashland Water Technologies’ Ludwig Krapsch, turned an idea for recovering and reusing starch in waste paper into an innovative program that improves sustainability and productivity for manufacturers of recycled paperboard. Less than three years after its launch, the company’s Biobond...

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ECTACO jetBook
2014-01-12 00:00:00

The ECTACO jetBook is a line of e-book readers developed by ECTACO released globally in October 2008. Other models released were the jetBook lite in January 2010, the jetBook mini in August, 2010, and the jetBook color. The display on the jetBook is a 5-inch reflective LCD screen with no backlight. It has an automatic page-turn and bookmark function. English is built into the device with an explanatory dictionary and supports most European and Asian languages, with adjustable font sizes,...

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Word of the Day
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'