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
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.