BTG launches the next generation of charge measurement with the Single Point Charge SPC-5500

BTG launches its new online charge instrument called Single Point Charge SPC-5500. It is considerably smaller, easier to install and easier to handle than previous products. Its single point modular design allows for greater flexibility and it comprises BTG’s expert knowledge in charge measurement. The SPC-5500 is suitable for wet-end applications in...

Voith Stirs Pulp and Paper Industry Events in October

São Paulo, BRAZIL. October 22, 23 and 24 promise to be exciting days for the pulp and paper industry, which will be holding two major events simultaneously in the city of São Paulo. On the one hand, the Tissue World São Paulo will be taking place at the Transamérica Expo Center. At a short distance away, the Hotel Transamérica will be hosting the...

Tissue World São Paulo to shed light on Smart Manufacturing and the Shopper during Panel Discussions

25 expert speakers will offer a broad array of insights to unlock sustainable business opportunities for the Latin American Tissue market. São Paulo, 3 October 2019 – Tissue World São Paulo 2019 is set to take place on 22 – 24 October 2019 and the full conference agenda is now released under the theme Global Impacts, Local Challenges, Latin...

Solenis presents solutions for the industry and ministers lecture on Sustainable Production at Tissue World SP.

Company invests in new sustainable technologies for the Tissue Market Responsible for bringing solutions for pulp and paper mills to operate more efficiently and profitably, Solenis unites chemicals and innovative technologies to the best and most experienced team of specialists, in addition to establishing new standards of excellence in Tissue paper...

Tissue executives need a good night’s sleep… we’re doing our best to help

Helen Morris Senior Editor, Tissue World Magazine Having long claimed the top spot in the global market, the USA tissue industry’s search for new revenue streams of growth remains intense. This edition of TWM lays out that search at the micro- and macro-levels. We report from the Green Bay tissue hub where a dynamic, relatively new to the...

Managing the impact of China’s import policies – the view from inside China

The global recovered paper sector changed radically when China changed direction. With US recycling ‘moving from turmoil to crisis,’ what is the impact inside China itself? Moore & Associates’ Susan Cornish summarises an analysis by Hong Kong based NPC Partners – 2019 China Recovered Paper Market & Policy Advisory Report. Susan Cornish...

UPM takes a step change as a pulp supplier investing in a world-class mill in Uruguay

US$2.7bn mill investment and a US$350m boost to port and local logistics will increase pulp production capacity by more than 50%. By Sari Hörkkö, director, stakeholder relations, UPM Pulp. By Sari Hörkkö Director, stakeholder relations, UPM Pulp At the end of July UPM made the decision to invest in a 2.1 million tonne greenfield eucalyptus pulp mill...

A pilot machine partnership fine tunes the furnish mix to optimise quality and costs

As the quest for cost efficiency without compromise on performance continues, how far can tissue producers be engaging their suppliers to help them find the right balance? By Södra Cell’s technical product manager Peter Carlsson. By Peter Carlsson Technical product manager, Södra Over the past year, Södra has started to be involved supplying softwood...

Canfor’s circular economy initiatives driving its ‘more value, less impact’ strategy

High tensile strength pulp, major reforest planting, a bio-crude oil program, and a commitment to maintain premium output with reduced carbon footprint is driving a sustainable future. By Paul Bicho, PhD, manager, optimisation and innovation, Canfor Pulp Innovation. By Paul Bicho, PhD Manager, optimisation and innovation, Canfor Pulp...

E-commerce and private labels – the changing landscape in the tissue sector

By Poyry Management Consulting’s Sanna Sosa, principal, and Sivashankari Bharathi, intern. Online shopping has experienced rapid growth over the past few years. According to the US Census Bureau, for the fiscal year of 2018, US consumers spent about $517bn in online retail, growing 15% from 2017 e-commerce sales. And as of the first quarter of 2019,...