East Lancashire Paper Mill gates installed at Festival Gardens

THE gates of the old East Lancashire Paper Mill have been installed on Festival Gardens in Radcliffe.

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Prince of Wales visits James Cropper Mill

On 26 March 2018, The Prince of Wales learned how master papermaker James Cropper turns paper fibre including single-use coffee cups into plastic-free packaging.

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UK Government may phase out 'Wet Wipes'

Wet wipes, used for sticky fingers and removing eye make-up, as well as on other parts of the anatomy, could themselves be wiped out over the next couple of decades.

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DS Smith transforms rejects into raw material

One of DS Smith’s corporate goals is to lead the way in sustainability. The company has already hit its 2020 targets to reduce its CO2e per tonne and its water effluent per tonne of production, and is pleased to now announce the results of a collaboration between DS Smith’s Plastics and Paper Divisions, which transforms plastic rejects from the papermaking process into a new raw material for plastic production.

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Valmet and Fortum work together on new Biofuels

Valmet and Fortum are developing a technology to produce advanced, high-value lignocellulosic fuels, such as transportation fuels or higher value bio-liquids. The technology is seen as one of the most competitive and efficient ways of producing advanced lignocellulosic biofuels to meet European targets for reducing greenhouse gas emissions.

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The printed book is not dead!

There is a bright future for printed books, a recent survey finds. According to the results, printed books will continue to be important, relevant, interesting and still very much appreciated compared to e-books and audiobooks.

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  5. Petrofer UK on Corporate Social Responsibility
  6. Jarshire new agent for SchäferRolls
  7. ‘Cardboard Publishing’ movement in Mexico
  8. De la Rue given more time to challenge passport decision
  9. Unite supports De La Rue’s legal challenge in passport row
  10. New study shows that hand dryers suck up and spread bacteria
  11. Smurfit Kappa rejects bid from International Paper
  12. CPI calls time on UK Government Brexit Dithering
  13. GL&V optimise the cleaner plant at BillerudKorsnäs Karlsborg Mill
  14. Drone hits crane at Kemsley Mill
  15. DS Smith announces coffee cup recycling trials
  16. Nutritious snacks that stand out in the aisles
  17. Scientists upgrading production of cellulose-based electrical insulation components
  18. Smurfit Kappa wins top Nestlé supplier award
  19. Stora Enso develops cloud-based packaging solutions
  20. Speciality packaging solutions developed for cannabis industry
  21. Kimberley-Clark embraces energy generation by wind turbines
  22. 100 North American Companies Remove 'Go Paperless – Go Green' Claims
  23. Stora Enso launches bio-based lignin as renewable replacement for oil-based phenolic materials
  24. Stora Enso to supply wooden constructions for Finland’s tallest wooden high-rise building
  25. Stora Enso introduces Augmented Reality mobile app
  26. PITA Affairs Newsletter February 2018 Editorial
  27. Consumer survey shows people prefer paper
  28. New sludge-to-energy system installed in Canadian mill
  29. Sonoco voted "Most Admired" packaging company by Fortune
  30. VTT to develop glues from softwood tannins
  31. Paper Technology Apprentices graduate at Kemsley Mill
  32. Stora Enso signs a global framework agreement with unions
  33. Mapping forests using drones
  34. Ellen MacArthur Foundation award to VTT encourages reduced use of plastics
  35. Jarshire forms new Corrugating and Board Division
  36. Stora Enso sets ambitious greenhouse gas reduction targets
  37. Salvtech delivers technology to recycle plastic films and flexible packaging
  38. A perfect journey for The Amazing Chocolate Workshop
  39. New competition to highlight energy reduction technology
  40. SUCCESSFUL YEAR FOR PRIVATE-LABEL PAPER GIANT
  41. Spare parts go digital: a boost for the industrial spare parts business
  42. Flexible collaboration between DS Smith and The Works
  43. VTT’s EUR 3 million investment accelerates the development of new kinds of fibre products
  44. SOFIDEL AWARDS THE MOST SUSTAINABLE SUPPLIERS IN LONDON
  45. Archroma Pakistan wins ‘Employer of the Year’ and ‘CEO of the Year’ awards
  46. Mondi Speed Data Hackathon explores big data solutions for paper and packaging industry
  47. Valmet recognized as a global leader in climate action by CDP
  48. Smurfit Kappa takes another step forward in driving down emissions at Piteå Paper Mill, Sweden
  49. DS Smith First in Industry to Present BTC Test Machine for Displays
  50. Clyde Paper & Print has been accredited as a Living Wage Foundation employer
  51. Piloting the Future of the Circular Bioeconomy
  52. Entries now open for the Safety & Health Excellence Awards
  53. Business Expects Government to Lay Secure Foundations for Future Growth
  54. Stora Enso announces startups selected for its Accelerator Programme
  55. Director Oliver Stone visits Sofidel’s Paper Mill in Porcari
  56. Metso to donate EUR 1 million to three Finnish universities
  57. Metso participates in Museum of Technology's new permanent exhibition on Finnish industry
  58. Valmet celebrates 1,000 customer pilot trials at its Tissue Technology Center in Karlstad, Sweden
  59. VTT expands its bio and circular economy pilot centre
  60. Build & Burn Exhibition Stands: The Sustainability Myth
  61. Stora Enso and Aalto University to build special stage for public debate forum SuomiAreena
  62. Not just paper: beverage cartons can also be used to make dispensers!
  63. University of Surrey wins award to help revolutionise paper technology
  64. Valmet hires a record number of summer trainees
  65. Smurfit Kappa celebrates a decade of excellence in sustainability achievements
  66. Voith launches merQbiz, a Digital Trading Platform for the Paper Industry
  67. Valmet and Children and Youth Foundation launch a unique social responsibility program to enhance employment possibilities for young people in Finland
  68. Lucart's commitment to a circular economy for paper
  69. James Cropper's Commitment to Sustainability Recognised with Prestigious Award
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  71. Valmet included in the Ethibel Sustainability Index Excellence Europe
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  73. New use for paper industry’s sludge and fly ash in plastics
  74. 2050 Decarbonisation Paper Industry Roadmap
  75. PITA Meet North 2016
  76. Spooner - Exporter of the Year Award
  77. DS Smith wins zero waste award for difficult to recycle materials