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18

Jan 2021
Mondi develops new paper-based bags for pet food producer Interquell

The packaging bags have a functional plastic barrier and uses up to 50 percent renewable resources Global packaging and paper manufacturer Mondi disclosed on its website it has launched two new paper-based ...

07

Jan 2021
Researchers develop a soil-based concrete-like material

The greener alternative to concrete uses a common Texas clay soil and local plants Researchers have developed a soil-based "ink" for 3D printing, a novel material can take the place of concrete in constructing ...

15

Dec 2020
Wells Concrete acquires Waukesha-based Spancrete

The deal makes Wells Concrete the largest precaster in the Midwest Wells Concrete recently acquired Waukesha-based precaster and equipment manufacturer Spancrete, in a deal that makes Wells Concrete ...

10

Dec 2020
Ambuja Cement and ACC to set up Waste Heat Recovery System based power plants

... set up Waste Heat Recovery System (WHRS) based power plants, reports IIFL Securities. This comes close on the heels of parent company LafargeHolcim signing the Net Zero Pledge with 2030 science-based ...

04

Dec 2020
AR Packaging to acquire German-based Kroha GmbH

The German family-owned business specializes in folding carton packaging for pharmaceuticals AR Packaging announced on its website it will acquire German-based Kroha GmbH, a specialist in folding carton ...

01

Dec 2020
Sonoco launches two paper-based packaging options for heavyweight products

Both packaging solutions are 100 percent recyclable United States-based Sonoco has introduced new two paper-based packaging options, the EnviroSense FiberMax Bulk Box and the EnviroSense FiberMax Master ...

23

Nov 2020
Monadnock introduces new paper-based board for in-store marketing

The ENVIsual Board is renewable, fibre-based and curbside-recyclable United States' Monadnock Paper Mills, in Bennington, New Hampshire, has disclosed its “Un-Plastic Alternative” for in-store marketing ...

18

Nov 2020
Dieffenbacher collaborates with customers to modernize wood-based plants

The company is the supplier of upgrade projects in Germany and Vietnam Germany-based machine and plant manufacturer Dieffenbacher announced on its website it is collaborating with customers on innovative ...

17

Nov 2020
Brazilian researchers develop product based on nanometric fibers to boost cement

... product is obtained based on the synthesis of nanometric fibers directly on the cement. They modify the mechanical properties of the original material after adding water, resulting in a product more resistant ...

17

Nov 2020
Brazilian researchers develop product based on nanometric fibers to boost cement

... product is obtained based on the synthesis of nanometric fibers directly on the cement. They modify the mechanical properties of the original material after adding water, resulting in a product more resistant ...

12

Nov 2020
PSSI forecasts fourth quarter revenues based on growing coal demand

Coal exports to countries like China, India, Vietnam and Bangladesh increased [PAID=] Coal logistics and shipping company PT Pelita Samudera Shipping (PSSI) recently forecasted its revenues for the ...

06

Nov 2020
Lafarge Canada acquires Mixcor Aggregates’ Alberta-based assets

Lafarge is one of Alberta’s largest sustainable building materials companies Lafarge Canada Inc. recently announced its acquisition of the Alberta-based assets of construction materials provider Mixcor ...

03

Nov 2020
India’s first indigenous petcoke-based device to benefit electric vehicle industry

... (ARCI), an autonomous institute under India’s Department of Science & Technology (DST), have developed the first indigenous petroleum coke-based 1200 F supercapacitor device, which is touted to benefit ...

03

Nov 2020
India’s first indigenous petcoke-based device to benefit electric vehicle industry

It addresses problems with petcoke emissions while adding a high-value use for it ...To read the full article on PetCokeWeek, click here.

12

Oct 2020
Indonesian coal subject to VAT based on Omnibus Law

This policy comes in the wake of recent legislation which takes out coal royalties [PAID=] The Job Creation law, which was passed by Indonesia’s House of Representatives last week, has reduced coal ...

12

Oct 2020
Indonesian coal subject to VAT based on Omnibus Law

This policy comes in the wake of recent legislation which takes out coal royalties [PAID=] The Job Creation law, which was passed by Indonesia’s House of Representatives last week, has reduced coal ...

05

Oct 2020
Nation’s Best acquires Texas-based Simms Lumber

Simms Lumber is a “go-to” supplier for the professional builder community [PAID=]United States' Nation’s Best, a hardware and home improvement retailer, announced it has acquired Simms Lumber, a Do ...

02

Oct 2020
Thar coal-based power project achieves financial close

... Thar coal-based projects of 5,000 megawatts would become operational, thus drastically reducing the tariff due to use of indigenous coal” it added. PPIB is aiming for another 5,500 megawatts of power ...

30

Sep 2020
BillerudKorsnäs and Syntegon Technology present recyclable paper-based flow wrap

... to launch a paper based packaging solution that enables a shift from conventional plastic to renewable and recyclable materials, named Recyclable Flow Wrap. The flow wrap is a flexible packaging used ...

28

Sep 2020
Startup raises USD 3 million to develop bamboo-based toilet paper

The know-how of the project is to stop using cellulose to stop deforestation Several famous Hollywood actors have invested in a toilet paper startup Cloud Paper, according to Secret Mag. The know-how ...

16

Sep 2020
Valmet to supply an artificial intelligence-based solution for Metsä Board’s Kemi mill

... intelligence-based solution to build a mill-wide action plan. "With this first step in our common digital roadmap, we are together moving towards data-based optimization of the entire value chain from pulping ...

02

Sep 2020
A&J Scott to expand its range of wood-based vegetable storage boxes

The company has opened a new dedicated manufacturing site UK's A&J Scott sawmill, based in Northumberland, has opened a new dedicated manufacturing site to expand its range of vegetable storage boxes, ...

28

Aug 2020
Stora Enso to build new pilot plant for to produce bio-based foam

The new pilot facility will be constructed at its Fors Mill, in Sweden Finland-based Stora Enso will build a new pilot facility at the Stora Enso’s Fors Mill, in Sweden, to produce a bio fiber-based ...

27

Jul 2020
Botswana-based Minergy delivers first coal exports to South Africa

This marks an important achievement for the country’s coal exports [PAID=] Botswana-based Minergy has exported its first coal products from the Masama coal mine in Mmamabula to South Africa by rail ...

27

Jul 2020
Botswana-based Minergy delivers first coal exports to South Africa

This marks an important achievement for the country’s coal exports [PAID=] Botswana-based Minergy has exported its first coal products from the Masama coal mine in Mmamabula to South Africa by rail ...

27

Jul 2020
Botswana-based Minergy delivers first coal exports to South Africa

This marks an important achievement for the country’s coal exports ...To read the full article on CoalWeek, click here.

17

Jul 2020
Dubai-based architects propose cement alternative made from salt

It has the same properties as traditional cement but is more environment-friendly Two Dubai-based architects, Wael Al Awar and Kenichi Teramoto, have developed cement from desalination brine, after ...

17

Jul 2020
Dubai-based architects propose cement alternative made from salt

It has the same properties as traditional cement but is more environment-friendly Two Dubai-based architects, Wael Al Awar and Kenichi Teramoto, have developed cement from desalination brine, after ...

09

Jul 2020
US to sell petroleum-based products worth billions to Israel

The sale is reportedly in line with US’ goal of assisting Israel in their national defense [PAID=] The U.S. State Department has approved the potential sale of an estimated 990 million gallons of petroleum-based ...

09

Jul 2020
Shanxi-based coal company records all-time high sales and railway shipments

The company has worked hard to overcome the challenges caused by the coronavirus pandemic [PAID=] The Shanxi-based Yangquan Coal Industry Group witnessed a new high in their company records during the ...

06

Jul 2020
Kiilto and Woodly plan to launch novel wood-based packages for cleaning products

... an innovative wood-based plastic, are now developing packages for cleaning products. Woodly reports he first packages should be introduced by the end of 2021. On the one hand, Kiilto aims to offer ecological ...

30

Jun 2020
Ahlstrom-Munksjö launches new fiber-based renewable packaging option

... snack packaging papers. “Our ‘from Plastic to Purpose’ campaign aims at raising awareness around the world regarding the possibility of fiber-based solutions as a renewable packaging option,” said ...

26

Jun 2020
CIL coal supply to power sector drops based on year-on-year data

... SCCL’s data for May this year also shows a dispatch of 2.15 million tonnes against 4.73 million tonnes in the corresponding month of 2019. CIL is now tapping domestic coal-based power plants and non-power ...

26

Jun 2020
CIL coal supply to power sector drops based on year-on-year data

... SCCL’s data for May this year also shows a dispatch of 2.15 million tonnes against 4.73 million tonnes in the corresponding month of 2019. CIL is now tapping domestic coal-based power plants and non-power ...

05

Jun 2020
Kalmar and Klabin collaborating on paper logistics process based on zero-emission RTG technology

Kalmar will be supplying cranes to the pulp and paper company Kalmar, part of Cargotec, has concluded an agreement to supply Klabin, Brazil’s largest producer and exporter of packaging paper, with ...

20

May 2020
La Roche-Posay launches first paper-based tube packaging

... general director of Albéa Tubes Europe. " The launch of the first cardboard-based tube is an important milestone in the work we have been doing to reduce the environmental footprint of packaging. The ...

08

May 2020
Stora Enso develops new bio-based carbon fiber materials with Cordenka

The companies have signed a joint development agreement for the new products Stora Enso and Cordenka have signed a joint development agreement to develop precursors for bio-based carbon fiber, according ...

01

May 2020
Sonoco-Alcore increasing prices for paper-based tubes and cores

The new product prices will be effective from May 15, 2020 Sonoco-Alcore is raising prices for paper-based tubes and cores by eight percent, depending on product category, effective from May 15, 2020, ...

01

May 2020
Nippon Paper completes acquisition of Orora’s paperboard and fiber based packaging business

... paperboard and fibre based packaging business in Australia/New Zealand. The acquisition was completed on April 30, 2020. The Business assets have been acquired by the Company’s wholly owned subsidiaries ...

09

Apr 2020
Continuous wood-based panel plant in Algeria close to completion

The plant will be the first of its kind in North Africa The first continuous wood-based panel plant in North Africa is close to be completed, and is located in El Tarf, in the far northeast side of Algeria, ...

08

Apr 2020
Turkey-based Elkon to supply concrete mixing facility for new Egyptian sugary refinery

Plant will be developed under a land agreement inked between Canal Sugar and the local government Elkon will be providing a concrete mixing plant for the development of a sugar refinery in Egypt, which ...

02

Apr 2020
BIMR drafts new nature-based policies for 2020-2025

The new policies have yet to be approved by the Biodiversity Taskforce for Southeast Europe The Biodiversity Information Management and Reporting (BIMR) Regional Platform has approved the draft BIMR ...

26

Mar 2020
UK: McDonald’s to offer paper-based alternatives to plastic toys

The company will begin trials in May and do the full switch in 2021 McDonald’s UK locations will begin to offer new paper-based toys as an alternative to its plastic offering by 2021 in order to reduce ...

23

Mar 2020
Japan-based MUFG sells loan to Glencore’s WICET

Decision comes at a time where extreme market volatility has removed the group’s exposure to the coal business Mitsubishi UFJ Financial (MUFG) has sold its USD 85 million loan to Glencore’s Wiggins ...

20

Mar 2020
Clay-based concrete could replace cement, IIt-M study says

... in aggressive environments. The investigators have undertaken a fundamental approach based on cement chemistry and identified the chemical composition of the blended cement system as a major factor in ...

13

Mar 2020
University of Calgary create stronger nanoparticles-based cement

Researchers have discovered an easy and less costly chemical reaction that can be used during its mixing phase A professor and doctoral student from the University of Calgary have found a way to ...

13

Mar 2020
UK: Iceland introduces more paper-based packaging solution

... to remove plastic in its entirety from its own label range by 2023, reports Fin Channel. The retailer has recently transitioned 74 of its frozen meal lines from non-recyclable black plastic into paperboard-based ...

09

Mar 2020
Cemex completes divestment of US-based assets

The company will be using the proceeds for debt reduction and general corporate purposes CEMEX announced that its U.S. affiliate, Kosmos Cement Company, a partnership with a subsidiary of BUZZI UNICEM ...

25

Feb 2020
US: Portland Cement Association launches new educational campaign for cement-based concrete

... increase awareness of the sustainability, resiliency and durability of concrete made with cement. The campaign will feature stories based on these themes, exploring how these construction materials shape ...

20

Feb 2020
Ireland’s construction sector to benefit from UK's new point-based immigration syste

The country would greatly benefit from a new wave of workers to ease its housing crisis Commenting on the announcement from the Home Office regarding the U.K's new point-based immigration system, ...

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