SALINAS, CA, Oct. 7, 2013 (PRWeb) -Robert Mann Packaging (RMP) has received an “A” grade from BRC Global Standards. RMP’s manufacturing plant in Salinas, California has achieved an “A” grade in the British Retail Consortium (BRC) Global Standard for Packaging and Packaging Materials.
BRUSSELS, Oct. 3, 2013 (PPI Europe) -Cartonboard sellers and buyers from across the world gathered in Dubrovnik, Croatia, on September 18-20 for the annual European Carton Makers Association (ECMA) congress. The event, which was held in the shadow of the ongoing European financial crisis, focused on growth opportunities for the folding carton industry, prospective new markets as well as the need to break down boundaries.
BOSTON, MA, Oct. 2, 2013 (Press Release) -Despite the continued decline in North America and Europe, global paper and board production still managed to advance at a meager 0.2% pace to reach a new record level of 400 million tonnes in 2012. Positive growth in tissue and packaging grades continued to offset the retreat in global graphic paper production. These and other statistics were published today in the2013 Annual Review of Global Pulp & Paper Statistics,by RISI, the leading information provider for the global forest products industry.
APPLETON, WI, Oct. 3, 2013 (Press Release) -The Pratt Industries mill on Staten Island passed a major milestone recently, producing its five millionth ton of 100% recycled containerboard. The Pratt Paper PM 12 machine in Conyers, Georgia, a sister machine to the Staten Island machine, has also passed a major milestone.
HELSINKI, Oct. 4, 2013 (Press Release) -Metso will supply two lime mud filters to Smurfit Kappa Kraftliner in Lövholmen, Sweden. The order was received in June 2013 and the start-up is planned in June 2014. The value of the order will not be disclosed.
HELSINKI, Aug. 29, 2013 (Press Release) -Stora Enso has placed an order with Metso to supply two IQ Moisturizer systems for BM4 at Imatra Mills, Finland. Stora Enso has previous positive experience with IQ Moisturizer at its Tainionkoski and Inkeroinen boards mills in Finland.
VIENNA, Austria, Oct. 3, 2013 (Press Release) -Nearly 1,000 people visited the international packaging and paper group's 380 sqm booth at FachPack in September, making it one of the most popular sites at the trade fair.