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ESCANABA — Gov. Gretchen Whitmer recently signed legislation into law to secure millions in funding for a major Escanaba paper mill.

MEMPHIS, Tenn.Jan. 31, 2023 -- International Paper (NYSE: IP) today reported full-year and fourth quarter 2022 financial results.

WASHINGTON – The American Forest & Paper Association (AF&PA) released its Q4 2022 Boxboard report.

WASHINGTON – The American Forest & Paper Association (AF&PA) released its Q4 2022 Containerboard Quarterly report. 

In the course of implementing technologically advanced industrial processes and production improvements, MM Board & Paper will rebuild the Board Machines in Frohnleiten, Neuss and Kolicevo.

Opal Australian Paper has been working to address the current shortfall in VicForests supply.

Wood raw-material costs for sawmills in North America and Europe eased in the 3Q/22 as demand and prices for lumber fell.

In the current context, where the future of many mills is uncertain, innovation is essential to develop products in demand.  These mills will require modifications of different scales, which will involve significant costs.  

At the 15th Conference of the Parties (COP 15) of the UN Convention on Biological Diversity, nations from around the world finalized a new set of goals and targets to guide global action through 2030 to halt and reverse biodiversity loss.

Research Information Sharing and Feedback (RISF) activities are offered to FPInnovations’ members to highlight results and solutions from recent research projects.

FSC Canada is pleased to welcome Louis Bélanger, Associate Professor, Faculty of Forestry, Geography and Geomatics at Université Laval, to the FSC Canada Board of Directors on the Environmental Chamber.

The Pulp and Paper industry continues to excel in its push for a more sustainable planet by launching innovations and ambitious goals for the new year.

Valmet will supply an extensive rebuild for Sappi’s Somerset paper manufacturing facility in Skowhegan, Maine, USA. Previously, Valmet rebuilt the paper machine 1 (PM1) and with its success, Sappi has chosen Valmet again to rebuild the paper machine 2 (PM2).

With an annual production volume of 750,000 tons of folding boxboard and coated kraft back (CKB), the machine will be one of the largest of its kind in Europe after conversion

Solar panels to reduce CO2 emissions at the Sanguesa paper mill

Voith takes a stake in the Swedish start-up Yangi® AB to invest in sustainable technologies.

Even if the world succeeds in dramatically cutting its collective CO2 emissions, there is an urgent need to remove billions of tonnes of CO2from the atmosphere.

Italian carton board manufacturer Cartiera Pirinoli selected Toscotec for the rebuild of the entire press section of PM1 at its Roccavione site in Northern Italy. The project is planned for the second half of 2023.

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UPM appointed Christian Librera as Senior Vice President Biofuels to lead the company’s Biofuels business platform as of 1 January 2023.

After many years of advancement, the forestry profession is increasingly going digital. Research and teaching at UBC Forestry are heading the charge, offering students the best possible opportunities to learn and gain skills using industry-focused digital software and hardware.

A Georgia plant turning wood residue into jet fuel is receiving a big chunk of new federal funding to boost production, in the hopes that its products can eventually lower the climate change impact of the airline industry and other sectors.

The 2023 PaperWeek edition will feature 2 bleaching sessions dedicated to Chemicals & Additives on Monday and Tuesday afternoon, as well as an Environment session on Tuesday afternoon, 14:30 ET.