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Sweden's Innventia to establish full-scale test bed aimed at creating new 3D paper products

By Tue, Dec 16, 2014

STOCKHOLM, Dec. 17, 2014 (Press Release) -Innventia has been granted SEK 2.75 million from VINNOVA for the establishment of a full-scale test bed for processes that create highly deformable paper. This will enable verification of new product concepts and lead to a decrease of non-biodegradable waste streams and more energy efficient production processes.

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KapStone union officials expect workers to reject final contract offer in vote on Dec. 17 at Longview, WA, mill

By Tue, Dec 16, 2014

VANCOUVER, WA, Dec. 16, 2014 (Local News) -About 800 union employees at the KapStone Paper and Packaging mill in Longview, Washington plan to vote on the company's final contract offer starting Wednesday.

Union officials with the Association of Western Pulp and Paper Workers said they expect employees to reject the contract.

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Menasha Packaging purchases new Bobst Central Impression Flexographic 90SIX printing press

By Tue, Dec 16, 2014

NEENAH, WI, Dec. 16, 2014 (Press Release) -

Menasha Packaging is purchasing new equipment in response to growing customer demand. The company is adding a Bobst Central Impression Flexographic 90SIX Printing Press that will double its capacity for preprinted linerboard orders.


US box shipments strong for third month in November as containerboard inventories drop 82,000 tons

By Will Mies Tue, Dec 16, 2014

SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 16, 2014 (RISI) -US box shipments showed strength for a third consecutive month in November, while containerboard inventories at box plants and mills plunged by 82,000 tons, according to the latest industry statistics.


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