A World-class Tissue Program at PaperWeek 2020

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The Tissue track will run Thursday with three sessions dedicated to chemistry, operations and applications.

pwc2020 6dec19 2Stéphan Larivière, FPInnovations, Tissue Track LeaderSESSION 1 - Tissue Creping and Converting Operations
"Mechanics of Tissue Creping: Modeling and Experiments", Dr. Srikantha Phani, University of British Columbia
"Adhesives and Additives for Converting Efficiency", Luc Choquette, Henkel
"Improving Tissue Uniformity to Enhance Converting Runnability", Nina Deng, FPInnovations

SESSION 2 - Manufacturing, Yankee Operations and Chemistry
"Steam system considerations for Yankee dryer replacements", Mike Soucy, Kadant
"Active-Air Sheet Support For Increased Machine Efficiency", Alain Chamberland, Andritz
"Enhanced Process Control Through Advanced Instrumentation", Frank Cunnane, Cristini
"Modifying PVOH for Premium Quality Structured Tissue at Maximum Throughput", Rémi F. Charron, Buckman

SESSION 3 - Alternatives Fibers for Tissue and Towel Applications
"Non-Wood Pulp in Tissue and Towel", Mark Lewis, Sustainable Fiber Technologies
"The use of bamboo fibre in tissue making in China", Dr. Yonghao Ni, University of New Brunswick
"The Columbia Pulp; Options for Tissue and Towel", Kristi Kobetich, Columbia Pulp LLC

Visit www.paperweekcanada.ca for details on program and registration

Source: PAPTAC