Connect with PPI Paperboard Packaging Online


Cascades settles with EPA for $165,000 over alleged Clean Water Act violations at Maine pulp mill and Connecticut corrugated plant

By Tue, Dec 09, 2014

Two companies operating under the control of Cascades USA, Inc. have agreed to settle EPA allegations that they violated the federal Clean Water Act. The companies are Cascades Auburn Fiber, operating in Auburn, Maine; and Norampac New England, Inc., operating in Thompson, Conn.


KapStone workers authorize strike at Longview, WA, mill; talks hung up on health care, overtime

By Wed, Dec 10, 2014

LONGVIEW, WA, Dec. 10, 2014 (Local News) -Union pulp mill workers have overwhelmingly authorized a strike against the KapStone Paper & Packaging plant in Longview.

The vote to authorize the strike was 99 percent in favor, Gregory Pallesen, vice president of the Association of Western Pulp & Paper Workers, said Wednesday morning.


Veolia launches new technology to transform non-recyclable paper from household waste into pulp for insulation and construction materials

By Tue, Dec 09, 2014

LONDON, Dec. 9, 2014 (Press Release) -Today Veolia has launched a new technology to transform non-recyclable paper and cardboard from household waste into a pulp. This new pulp is suitable for a range of products such as insulation and construction materials, demonstrating its commitment to the circular economy.


Valmet-supplied OptiConcept M containerboard PM 20 successfully starts up at Lee & Man Paper Manufacturing at Chongqing mill in China

By Thu, Dec 11, 2014

ESPOO, Finland, Dec. 12, 2014 (Press Release) -On June 18, 2014, Lee & Man Paper Manufacturing Ltd. started up their new Valmet-supplied containerboard production line, paper machine 20 (PM 20), at their Chongqing site in Sichuan Province in China.


Subscribe to Front page feed