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Unipak Hellas mill employs ABB microwave consistency sensors

Integrated paper and packaging company Unipak Hellas has purchased KPM KC7 microwave consistency sensors from automation company ABB for its…

Valmet to deliver electrostatic precipitators to Nordic Paper mill

Nordic Paper has ordered electrostatic precipitators (ESPs) from Valmet for its paper mill in Kristinehamn, Sweden. The order is part…

Paper and pulp: not a cure-all for plastic alternatives

RaboResearch has released a report on the shift from virgin plastic to pulp and paper alternatives. The report states that…

Majority of US consumers value recycling paper packaging

Research by the US Paper and Packaging Board (P+PB) paints a positive picture of US consumers' paper recycling practices. The…

Signal: Walkers crisps to use paper bags after successful trial

Following a successful trial, Walkers has announced that it will be rolling out new paper bags for all its Walkers…

A biodiversity emergency looms over the paper and packaging sector

Biodiversity loss poses a substantial threat, not just to nature but to the world economy. The World Economic Forum (WEF)…

Japan’s first project to recycle release paper for artificial leather announced

Teijin Cordley, Teijin Frontier Group's artificial leather business, and WR Supply, an environmental venture, have announced a collaboration focused on…

Sustainable showdown: plastic vs. paper bags

It’s been well documented that July 2023 was the hottest on record worldwide.  While news of the climate emergency seems…

Excellence in Flexography Awards 2023 winners announced

The Flexographic Technical Association (FTA)’s Excellence in Flexography Awards has honoured companies in the package printing and conversion industry. The…

Bamboo tissue paper with plastic-free packaging launched

Sybron has launched SySoft Luxury Bamboo Toilet Tissue, which is made from 100% bamboo and plastic-free packaging. Sybron has partnered…