Water Purification using Algal Cellulose

The problem of access to safe drinking water in most parts of Bangladesh is a persistent challenge. Now, a team of scientists from Uppsala University, Sweden, and Dhaka University, Bangladesh, shows that a locally growing and previously unexploited green macroalgae species could be used to extract cellulose nanofibers, which can then be formed into paper sheets with tailored pore size that are utilized for point-of-use water treatment.

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3-D Printed Kayaks

Next spring, we can glide across the water in 3D-printed kayaks. 100% biobased, recyclable and made of e.g. sawdust, cornstarch and flax.

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Irish Coffee Cup Recycling

Zeus, the Irish-owned global packaging company has today launched the first nationwide infrastructure to recycle every type of paper coffee cup in Ireland as part of the Coffee Cup Recycling Scheme.

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David Brown Santasalo join PITA

David Brown Santasalo are proud to join PITA, the Paper Industry Technical Association for the UK paper industry. PITA is an independent, member-based organisation which brings together both manufacturers and suppliers.

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Sustainable Disaster Aid Packaging

Smurfit Kappa and the Wings for Aid Foundation joined forces to create an innovative packaging solution that facilitates the delivery of emergency supplies into hard-to-reach areas.

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Tissue giants collaborate

Valmet and Fabio Perini have established an Industrial Internet ecosystem partnership to strengthen collaboration in the tissue industry. The target is to allow tissue producers and converters to work together more efficiently, and to exchange knowledge and resources for the benefit of their customers.

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