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23

Jan 2023
Lagging fiber supply gets funded for pulp and paper industry

The announcement was made by B.C. Premier David Eby B.C. Premier David Eby announced USD 50 million in funding in order to rise the fiber supply for the struggling pulp and paper industry. He also announced ...

18

Jan 2023
SustainaPac and PulPac bring Dry Molded Fiber to the North American market

The Dry Molded Fiber food service packaging products are headed towards the North American QSR sustainability market SustainaPac LLC, a manufacturing venture based in the US, joined PulPac’s growing ...

03

Jan 2023
Altri fiber factory receives strategic industrial project classification in Galicia

The decision came from the Board of Galicia [PAID=]The Board of Galicia decided to assign the classification of Strategic Industrial Project to the sustainable fiber factory that the Altri Group could ...

02

Jan 2023
Tolko extends shutdowns due to lack of available economic fiber

... at its Intercontinental Pulp Mill in Prince George for four weeks, both situations explained through the lack of available economic fiber and week markets, as reported by Vancouver Sun. In the first ...

12

Dec 2022
Holcim hosts first all-Russian forum on heavy-duty fiber-reinforced concrete

... Fiber-Reinforced Concrete on December 1, reports Beton. More than 100 industry experts attended the forum, including representatives from relevant government agencies, building material manufacturers, ...

07

Dec 2022
Nippon Paper develops new oxidized cellulose nanofiber

The company announced a significantly improved product with strength properties of natural rubber [PAID=]Nippon Paper has developed Tempo oxidized cellulose nanofiber (CNF). It has a single nanosize ...

24

Nov 2022
Major fashion brands invest in alternative fibers

Industry leaders H&M, Inditex, Stella McCartney, and Kering commit to alternative fibers and support the protection of forests [PAID=]Within the framework of the COP27 climate change, and in a step towards ...

16

Nov 2022
PulPac’s Dry Molded Fiber network expands as Pagès Group joins in

... downstream equipment to the Dry Molded Fiber community through Pagès Group’s product and services, according to the press release by PulPac. Romain Hervé, Business Development Director of Pagès Group, ...

09

Nov 2022
Amcor invests in PulPac fiber technology

... release. PulPac has been focusing on developing its dry-molded fiber technology for use as a viable, sustainable option for the packaging industry, which uses raw materials found globally and manufactures ...

28

Oct 2022
CELPA rebrands to “Biond, Forest Fibers from Portugal”

... of the group will be Biond, Forest Fibers from Portugal. This association brings together Altri, DS Smith, Renova, and The Navigator Company, as reported by Eco Sapo. The general director has stated ...

18

Oct 2022
Klabin launches fluff pulp product with fiber mix

The company announced the launch of a new product [PAID=]Klabin announced the launch of a fluff pulp produced from a mix of fibers, short eucalyptus, and long pine, according to Suno News. The product ...

17

Oct 2022
DS Smith tests alternative natural fiber-based paper for packaging solutions

The company is researching new and innovative materials [PAID=]DS Smith announced that is testing a range of alternative fibers as part of its EUR 117 million R&D and Innovation plan to accelerate its ...

14

Oct 2022
The new Ziegler Group plant starts wood fiber insulation board production

The new plant was provided by Dieffenbacher for Ziegler Group’s site in Germany The new complete wood fiber insulation board (WFIB) plant provided by Dieffenbacher for Ziegler Group has started working ...

26

Sep 2022
PulPac pushes Dry Molded Fiber technology development further

Company continues to develop its Dry Molded Fiber technology Dry Molded Fiber is a fiber-forming technology that has the ability to replace single-use plastic with sustainable fiber-based alternatives ...

22

Sep 2022
Stora Enso to build a new formed fiber plant

The investment would increase the circular packaging solutions company’s capacity significantly Facing the high demand for fiber-based and circular packaging, Stora Enso announced that has endorsed a ...

13

Sep 2022
ANDRITZ completes order from Fiber Company, in Finland

The textile recycling plant is expected to be operational by 2025 ANDRITZ is completing engineering for textile recycling processes for Infinited Fiber Company in Finland. The firm is preparing to build ...

02

Sep 2022
Data on recovered fibers is released

... on the key data of recovered fibers has been prepared with the help of the European Confederation of Recycling Industries (EuRIC), as reported by Residuos Profesional. Asia incorporated more than 71 ...

24

Aug 2022
DS Smith studies the use of alternative fibers

... giant’s major investment in circular economy products, as reported by Printweek. The company is ramping up its exploration of alternative fibers as part of its GBP 100 million R&D & Innovation Plan spend. ...

10

Aug 2022
Visaka Industries invests in new fiber cement board plant

... sustainable fiber cement boards factory in the region of West Bengal. According to Money Control. This will be Visaka’s fifth fiber cement board plant and the first of its kind in the state. Visaka is ...

13

Jul 2022
DTI and CelluComp develop a fiber-based material for packaging

The fiber-based material is made of micro-fibrillated cellulose from sugar beet pulp The Danish Technological Institute (DTI) and CelluComp developed Curran, a fiber-based material for packaging that ...

08

Jul 2022
Total Fiber Recovery of Chesapeake starts construction recycled pulp production facility

The project is estimated to cost USD 80 million Total Fiber Recovery of Chesapeake (TFRC) started the construction of its USD 80 million recycled pulp production facility in the city of Chesapeake, ...

05

Jul 2022
Ence to invest in recycled natural fiber factory

... had been on the political and economic agenda of Galicia for so long, as reported by Diario de Pontevedra. The company will invest in a recycled natural fiber factory that will allow the group to enter ...

24

Jun 2022
Infinited Fiber to build a new recycled textile fiber factory in Lapland

The project is targeted to operate at full capacity by 2025 [PAID=]Finnish company Infinited Fiber announced on June 20 the intention to build a recycled textile fiber plant in Lapland with the goal ...

22

Jun 2022
PulPac extends its Dry Molded Fiber patent portfolio

Two new patent applications which were filed last week PulPac continues to expand the Dry Molded Fiber patent portfolio, with the addition of two new patent applications which were filed last week, ...

21

Jun 2022
Infinited Fiber to convert site to recycle cotton into fabric fiber

The site belongs to the paper and packaging company Stora Enso and will be rented in a long-term lease [PAID=] Infinited Fiber will be investing EUR 400 million to transform an old paper mill into a ...

20

Jun 2022
James Cropper launches paper composed by pre-worn jeans in the fiber blend

... fiber blend that is 100 percent recycled and recyclable, as reported by Print Week. James Cropper’s Rydal Apparel range uses 20 percent post-consumer denim fiber and 80 percent recycled fiber from sources ...

09

Jun 2022
Huhtamaki to expand its molded fiber product manufacturing unit in the US

The total investment is almost USD 100 million Huhtamaki has revealed its plans to expand its molded fiber product manufacturing unit in the city of Hammond, Indiana, as part of its investment in Fiber ...

07

Jun 2022
Metsä Spring develops new 3D fiber product

The product is manufactured at the Metsä and Valmet pilot plant [PAID=] Metsä Group's innovation company, Metsä Spring, has developed a new 3D fiber product that is called Muoto, as stated on the ...

01

Jun 2022
Fiber cement board manufactured in Nigeria

The product is manufactured at Nigeria limited, a company which is part of the Sinoma/CNBM group Fiber cement board is now manufactured in Nigeria by the new material Nigeria limited, a company which ...

30

May 2022
GP PRO launches 100 percent recycled fiber paper plates and bowls

The Dixie ecosmart recycled fiber paper plates and bowls are made of 100 percent post-consumer recycled fiber GP PRO, part of Georgia-Pacific, has launched the Dixie ecosmart 100 percent recycled fiber ...

27

May 2022
Metsä Group and Valmet opens pilot plant for 3D fiber products in Finland

The pilot plant currently employs about ten people [PAID=] Metsä Group and Valmet have begun production in their pilot plant for 3D fiber products in Äänekoski, Finland, as stated on Metsä Group’s ...

26

May 2022
Tetra Pak to test an aluminum-based barrier fiber for cardboard packaging

... option to replace the aluminum layer, it is now moving to test an aluminum-based barrier fiber, the first solution for cardboard packaging for food delivered at room temperature, reports Grande Consumo. ...

23

May 2022
American Forest & Paper Association releases 62nd Paper Industry Capacity and Fiber Consumption Survey

The survey shows that the overall U.S. paper and paperboard capacity declined 0.4 percent in 2021 The American Forest & Paper Association has released the 62nd Paper Industry Capacity and Fiber Consumption ...

19

May 2022
Andritz converts flexible hardwood fiber lines in Bracell’s STAR project

... on the company’s website. In April 2022, one of the two flexible hardwood fiber lines that were started up in September 2021 was changed from kraft to dissolving pulp production. High capacity with ...

18

Apr 2022
Finnish startup develops new fossil-free vegetable textile fiber

The startup has patented a technology that can replace materials produced by fossil fuels [PAID=] A Finnish startup has developed in less than two years a new vegetable textile fiber, as reported by ...

07

Apr 2022
Valmet launches Option C system for fiber image analyzer

Option C is a new additional option for the users of the Valmet Fiber Image Analyzer Valmet has launched a new additional option for the users of the Valmet Fiber Image Analyzer, called Option C, as ...

05

Apr 2022
Veolia to process crude methanol of Metsä Fiber's Äänekoski bioproduct plant

The crude methanol generated in the pulp production process will be turned into commercial biomethanol [PAID=] Metsä Fiber and Veolia have established a long-term cooperation agreement for the processing ...

31

Mar 2022
Valmet to supply a fiber furnish analyzer to Arctic Paper

The equipment will be installed at the Kostrzyn plant, located in the western part of Poland Valmet will be supplying Arctic Paper with a Valmet Fiber Furnish Analyzer (Valmet MAP Q) with services to ...

25

Mar 2022
Huhtamaki increases production of smooth molded fiber packaging in Europe

The material can be used to produce high-precision food packaging and replace rigid plastics Huhtamaki has stepped up the production of advanced smooth molded fiber packaging in Europe to provide plastic-free ...

08

Mar 2022
Metsä Fiber to stop sawn timber production in the Kyrö sawmill

Production will end during the summer of 2022 [PAID=] Metsä Fiber, part of the Metsä Group, started negotiations to discontinue sawn timber production in Kyrö, as stated in the company’s website. ...

16

Feb 2022
Arctic Paper and Rottneros invest in molded fiber tray factory

The investment is of EUR 15 million Arctic Paper and Rottneros will be investing EUR 15 million in a molded fiber tray factory at Arctic Papers premises in Kostrzyn, Poland, as stated in Arctic Paper’s ...

03

Jan 2022
UniCup launches molded fiber-based lid for coffee cups

Liplid is a solution to replace plastic cup lids [PAID=] The Swedish company UniCup developed a lid made of molded coniferous fiber for coffee cups to use on the go, as reported by Unipack. UniCup’s ...

17

Nov 2021
Eternit to build a new fiber cement tile factory in Brazil

The unit will have a production capacity of 7,000 tons per month [PAID=]The Brazilian company Eternit announced its board has approved the construction of a fiber cement tiles factory in Caucaia, in ...

12

Nov 2021
Spinnova transforms wood pulp into cotton-like fibers

The fibers use 99 percent less water than cotton, are biodegradable and recyclable Spinnova, a company based in Finland, will transform wood pulp into cotton-like fibers, without the need to add chemicals, ...

25

Oct 2021
Arctic Paper and Rottneros partner to build a molded fiber tray factory

The two companies are cooperating on sustainable fiber trays in Kostrzyn, Poland Arctic Paper and Rottneros will collaborate in the construction of a molded fiber tray factory, planned for the end of ...

18

Oct 2021
Andritz starts up main equipment for alternative fiber processing system at Essity

... up the main equipment for alternative fiber processing system to be used in tissue production at Essity, a German hygiene and health company. With a capacity of 100 bdmt/d, this recently developed system ...

11

Oct 2021
Andritz to supply two fiber preparation systems for Naturheld's new production lin

With this project, Naturheld enters the insulation material sector Global technology provider Andritz disclosed on its website it has received orders from Naturheld to supply two fiber preparation systems ...

07

Oct 2021
Softwood fiber prices increased worldwide in the second quarter of 2021

Prices increased quarter-on-quarter between 1 and 5 percent Softwood fiber costs increased worldwide in the second quarter of this year, compared to the previous quarter, despite an increase in the ...

05

Oct 2021
SCA starts up its Obbola pulp mill's upgraded fiberlin

The line is part of a investment project to increase the mill's production of Kraftliner to 725,000 tons per year SCA has started up its Obbola pulp mill's upgraded fiberline in September, reports Market ...

30

Sep 2021
Fiber Excellence starts Tarascon pulp mill's modernization projec

The project comprises investments totaling EUR 180 million [PAID=]Fiber Excellence is starting its modernizing project at the Tarascon pulp mill in France, reports Euwid Papier. The project comprises ...

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