Stoneywood mill makes Covid-secure startup

At the beginning of April the Aberdeen mill extended a planned maintenance shutdown after the Scottish government said that non-essential businesses should close unless they were capable of operating in a way that was fully compliant with social distancing advice.

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Essity supports the fight against COVID-19

Essity, manufacturer of the Tork range of hygiene products, is dedicated to delivering urgent supplies and helping to protect the vulnerable during the COVID-19 crisis. The company has streamlined its output and is now focusing on manufacturing those items that are in greatest demand, while working hard to safeguard the health of its employees and customers.

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Iggesund Workington Do Their Bit

Iggesund Paperboard has stepped up to the mark during the current crisis and donated £10k to a local charity. Meanwhile, one of its staff, Ryan Glover, who in his spare time is also a volunteer firefighter, has done his own charity walk for the NHS. For information on both, read on...

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Box Makers make Charity Donations

Cardboard boxes, the world's favourite paper-based packaging medium, are a vital tool for helping to transport goods long distances. Therefore they have been in great demand by charities and logistics companies in the fight against COVID-19. Read below how DS Smith, International Paper and Smurfit Kappa have all donated product to help the worldwide fight against this pandemic.

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Turning Wood Pulp into N95 Masks

Researchers at Saint Mary's University in Halifax are investigating whether Nova Scotia fir and spruce can be converted into pulp for use in medical masks, disposable gowns and even bedpans.

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PITA Corporate Member News - 20 May 2020

An update from David Brown Santasalo on how they continue to support paper mill gearboxes during the COVID-19 crisis, and a new antiviral product from Renaissance Chemicals which may help the fight against COVID-19.

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  4. CPI Update on EA Regulatory Response to COVID-19
  5. UK Mill News
  6. PITA Corporate Member Product News May 2020
  7. DS Smith donates to NHS
  8. Iggesund’s UK mill accident-free in 2019
  9. Andritz developes face mask converting line
  10. James Cropper donates paper for Easter
  11. COVID-19 Mondi repurposes diaper line
  12. COVID-19 - New Carboard Boxes by DS Smith
  13. COVID-19 Cardboard Box Donation
  14. Supply Industry Response to COVID-19
  15. Ventilators - Industry Call to Arms
  16. Valmet Product Launches - March 2020
  17. ABB Product Launches - March 2020
  18. Andritz Product Launches - March 2020
  19. Cellulose optical fibre
  20. Paper Industry welcomes EU Green Deal
  21. Prize Toilet Rolls
  22. BillerudKorsnäs makes a winning donation
  23. Heimbach restarts operations in China
  24. PITA in theNews
  25. James Cropper Graduates Complete Final Year
  26. Kemsley Mill time capsule
  27. Valmet donates to Save the Children
  28. Federal Cross of Merit for Renate Pilz
  29. ABB launches new actuator for calenders
  30. Valmet launches microwave consistency sensor
  31. Malaysia repatriates rubbish
  32. Plant Enzyme with Exciting Possibilities
  33. Essity apprentice gains national recognition
  34. Rigid calendar competition donation
  35. UPM Targets Wind Power
  36. Paper Bag Sales Success
  37. Water Purification using Algal Cellulose
  38. 3-D Printed Kayaks
  39. Irish Coffee Cup Recycling
  40. David Brown Santasalo join PITA
  41. Sustainable Disaster Aid Packaging
  42. Tissue giants collaborate
  43. Corrugated Goes for Gold
  44. Digital Toilet Paper
  45. Valmet's new Total Suspended Solids sensor
  46. Leeds recycling scheme to be rolled out to more widely
  47. Rigid Containers celebrates charity advent calendar competition winner!
  48. UPM joins 4evergreen
  49. Daily Mail owner buys i newspaper for £50m
  50. Jarshire team-work for charity
  51. Philippines paper project using pineapple to cut plastic use
  52. Sonoco to Acquire Healthcare Packaging and Medical Device Thermoformer
  53. Smurfit Kappa named as a founding member of the 4evergreen forum
  54. Portals Paper joints The 5% Club
  55. James Cropper wins regional Marketing Strategy award
  56. WWII comedy toilet paper sold at auction
  57. UK’s waste management agency call to ban Christmas crackers
  58. Sofidel meets new standard for sustainable procurement practices
  59. ABB launches new manufacturing management technology software
  60. Valmet introduces versatile new solution for fiber recovery and pulp thickening
  61. MEP Antony Hook visits Kemsley Paper Mill
  62. Fourstones Paper Mill gets funding to diversify business
  63. Increased recycling rate for beverage cartons
  64. Google to continue supporting its Cardboard VR headset
  65. Valmet introduces roll covers made of recycled and renewable raw materials
  66. Banning out-of-hours email 'could harm employee wellbeing'
  67. Honeywell and Papertech Collaborate On Camera-Based Quality Control System
  68. Kemira invests in chemical production in the UK
  69. Valmet introduces new interface for their DNA automation system
  70. Valmet invests in new digital support platform
  71. DS Smith expands coffee cup recycling
  72. Valmet improves employment rating among engineers
  73. ABB donates software to Sappi Skills Centre
  74. ABB launches new Web Imaging System
  75. World’s first renewable energy plant for corrugated board manufacture
  76. Paboco introduces the Paper bottle community
  77. Ecolab launches new water treatment platform
  78. AFT opens Russian Sales Office
  79. Sofidel unveils recyclable packaging for leading toilet paper brands
  80. Study shows reduced impact on climate by using paper packaging
  81. Andritz introduces new dryer fabric portfolio
  82. Arjowiggins MBO finalised
  83. Stora Enso’s 5G technology solution receives award
  84. James Cropper to reprocess millions more coffee cups
  85. Valmet builds a new pilot facility
  86. Sofidel bids farewell to disposable plastics in its workplaces
  87. Two Sides launches Love Paper campaign
  88. Tesco launches phase two of Remove, Reduce, Reuse & Recycle plan
  89. Waitrose packaging-free trial to be extended
  90. Heimbach and AstenJohnson merger cancelled
  91. Valmet introduces new inline optical total consistency and ash measurement
  92. Arjowiggins admins update on progress
  93. QCL launches new PeCOD L50 COD Analyzer
  94. Vernacare sponsors Toilet Twinning
  95. Roquette steps up its production capabilities in Viramgam, India
  96. DS Smith on solving some of the major recycling and packaging challenges
  97. Smurfit Kappa's bright idea for packaging leads to ScanStar award
  98. Sofidel CEO makes 2019 Top 50 Power List
  99. BillerudKorsnäs invests in recycling