With so much activity that has occurred in the pulp and paper industry over the last quarter, it’s difficult to keep up with some of the major developments that could impact various segments across the industry.
Could Formed Fiber Reshape the P&P Industry?
As the sustainability movement continues to gain traction, there is a clear trend to move further away from unsustainable packaging and utensils, such as plastic and Styrofoam trays, cups and plates.
How the Transition to a Greener Economy Could Impact the P&P Industry
We now live in an era where the world has come to the realization that we cannot keep consuming our natural resources in the way we once did.
Pulp and Paper Industry Spring 2022 Sustainability Roundup
The Pulp and Paper industry continues to gain recognition for its sustainability-related advancements and achievements through new innovations and related initiatives.
Major Moves in the P&P Industry: 1H2022
So far, 2022 has proven to be just as unpredictable and hectic as the previous two years.
Why Have Market Pulp Prices Continued to Remain So High?
Market pulp is a critical global commodity within the pulp and paper industry. As such, it is a constant fixture in global trade flows because of its primary role in manufacturing numerous paper grades.
Green Bay Packaging Reaches Sustainability Milestone
The pulp and paper industry is one of the largest consumers of industrial process water in the US, and the second largest in Europe (water is used within 85% of all three stages of paper production).
Russian Invasion of Ukraine is Already Impacting the Global P&P Industry
On February 24, 2022, Russian President Vladimir Putin organized and initiated an invasion into Ukraine.
Could the Pulp and Paper Industry Play a Role in Producing Bio-Products?
As we’ve discussed before, ESG (Environmental, Social and Governance) issues are becoming increasingly important amongst business owners and consumers alike.
How Corrugators Can Respond to the Surge in E-Commerce While Addressing Sustainability Goals
Last year, we examined how the COVID-19 pandemic supercharged the packaging and corrugated sector – a piece in which we analyzed the various effects and opportunities it has since created for the Pulp and Paper industry.
What Graphic Packaging’s Investment Means for the Industry
Environmental, Social and Corporate Governance (ESG) initiatives and investments continue to shape decision-making in nearly every industry, and as a result, sustainability-related issues have moved to the top of the list of corporate priorities.
Predictions for the Global Pulp and Paper Industry in 2022
Similar to 2020, the Pulp and Paper industry underwent some significant changes in 2021—some expected, some unexpected.
Pulp & Paper Industry 2021 Year in Review
The Printing and Writing segment has been a declining sector for a number of years as the digital age has matured.
Why You Should Feel Good About Using Paper and Boxes Over the Holidays
It’s the gift that keeps on living and here’s why.
The P&P Industry is Wrapping up 2021 with Impressive Sustainability Initiatives
During 2021, we’ve seen the Pulp and Paper industry go above and beyond to place sustainability matters at the forefront of its priorities.
How Is Amazon Responding to the Booming Corrugated Demand?
We recently discussed the direct and indirect impacts the COVID-19 pandemic has had on e-commerce and the corrugated segment over the last 18 months.
Understanding Consumer Perceptions About the Paper Industry
For many professionals in the global Pulp and Paper supply chain, there is a common sentiment that oftentimes puts us on the defensive. Inaccurate and misleading criticisms about the use of paper products - and the sustainability of forest products in general - have been unfairly leveled against the industry for decades.
Brazil Moves from Tissue Importer to Tissue Exporter
Those within the tissue industry know Brazil for its robust eucalyptus pulp production, which is generally used within the tissue segment due to its positive impacts on tissue properties.
Are More Paper Companies Incorporating Non-Wood Pulps?
The global pulp & paper industry continues to evolve and adapt to meet changing consumer preferences that reflect an increased awareness of environmental impacts and sustainability concerns.