Latest Pulp mill Stories

2012-12-03 11:34:07

Turning lignin, a plant's structural "glue" and a byproduct of the paper and pulp industry, into something considerably more valuable is driving a research effort headed by Amit Naskar of Oak Ridge National Laboratory.

2011-06-29 15:04:00

MONTREAL, June 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ - FPInnovations and TEXO Consulting and Controls are very pleased to announce that they have signed a new license agreement for the sale of FPInnovations' Recausticizing Control Technology (RCT).

2008-09-29 09:00:28

Text of report by state-owned Russian television channel Rossiya on 29 September [Presenter] The main polluter of [Lake] Baykal, the [Baykal] Pulp and Paper Mill will no longer discharge industrial effluent into the lake. From today, the business will switch to a closed water circulation [system].

2008-08-21 03:00:35

Metso Corporation Company release on August 21, 2008 at 9:30 a.m. Metso will supply the main technology for Aracruz's new 1.5-million-tons/yr bleached hardwood kraft (BHK) pulp line, to be built at their Guaiba mill in Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil.

2008-08-17 15:00:21

By Eileen M. Adams RUMFORD - Up to 500 NewPage production workers and an unknown number of salaried employees may be without work for two weeks beginning late next month.

2008-07-17 03:00:31

By Rodden, Graeme An eager and educated workforce has set Botnia's Fray Bentos mill off on the right foot as startup set a record and customer feedback has been positive Although Botnia's senior vice president, Uruguay operations, Timo Piilonen, may call it "just a standard pulp mill", Botnia's impressive new complex in Fray Bentos, western Uruguay, about 300 km north of Montevideo, is really much more than that.

2008-06-26 06:02:55

By Rodden, Graeme Although there is still a long road to travel, progress is being made in the development of biofuels and a new generation of leaders should help It's time to look at the development of biofuels/ biorefineries not as projects but as a transformation of the pulp and paper industry.

Word of the Day
  • Any of various tropical Old World birds of the family Indicatoridae, some species of which lead people or animals to the nests of wild honeybees. The birds eat the wax and larvae that remain after the nest has been destroyed for its honey.
Honeyguide birds have even been known to eat candles.