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Lee & Man starts up 400,000 tonne/yr recycled containerboard PM in China

By Rita Yao Wed, Aug 06, 2014

SHANGHAI, Aug. 6, 2014 (RISI) -Lee & Man Paper Manufacturing has started up a 400,000 tonne/yr recycled containerboard machine at a mill in Chongqing municipality in China.

Dubbed PM 20, the Valmet unit is 7.25 m wide and has a design speed of 1,100 m/min.

Local News

Pratt Industries seeks local variances for new $290 million containerboard mill in Indiana, wastewater treatment plant engineering underway

By Wed, Aug 06, 2014

VALPARAISO, IN, Aug. 6, 2014 (Local News) -Construction on the Pratt Industries paper recycling mill is underway, and the company will be in front of the city's Board of Zoning Appeals Thursday to seek several variances for the $290 million project.

Press Release

US-based Sun Automation reaffirms commitment to environmental sustainability following EU circular economy package

By Mon, Aug 04, 2014

SPARKS GLENCOE, MD, Aug. 1, 2014 (Press Release) -On the heels of last month's Circular Economy package published by the European Commission, SUN Automation Group®, a global leader within the corrugated industry, has reaffirmed its commitment to environmental sustainability.


Georgia-Pacific to begin over $375 million energy improvement project at its white-top liner and SBS cartonboard mill in Brewton, AL

By Mon, Aug 04, 2014

BREWTON, AL, Aug. 4, 2014 (PRNewswire) -Georgia-Pacific has announced an investment of more than $375 million in an energy improvement project at its Brewton, Alabama, mill. All permits are in place for construction to begin in the next few months, and the project is expected to take approximately 24 months to complete.

Press Release

Flint Group-supplied nyloflex NExT exposure technology increases corrugated postprint quality at rudolf reproflex in Germany

By Sun, Aug 03, 2014

STUTTGART, Germany, July 30, 2014 (Press Release) -In 1986, Andreas Rudolf, together with just five employees, founded a company in Goslar, Germany, to specialise in the processing of flexo printing plates. The business became so successful that new employees were steadily hired in the following years.

PPI Pulp & Paper Week

Containerboard: Pratt shifts PM supplier for new Valparaiso mill; moves startup to fall 2015

By Will Mies Fri, Aug 01, 2014

OAKLAND, Aug. 1, 2014 (PPI Pulp & Paper Week) -Pratt Industries shifted suppliers for its new 360,000 tons/yr lightweight recycled containerboard machine at its Valparaiso, IN, mill, in a move that may delay the startup date of the project by several months.


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