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CPH Group's Chemistry Division merges its CU Deutero + Agro and Chemie Uetikon into Zeochem

The CPH Group’s Chemistry Division will cease the production of fertilizers at its Uetikon (Zurich) site at the end of this month. The fertilizer manufacturing activities have been performed to date by CU Deutero + Agro AG, which also produces deuterated solvents. The latter business will continue a...
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Metsä Tissue to invest Euro 15 million to rebuild PM5 at Düren mill in Germany

Metsä Tissue will rebuild paper machine 5 at its Düren mill in Germany. The total investment is approximately Euro 15 million and the rebuild starts immediately. The new volumes will be available on the market during the last quarter of 2018, as the company says in the press release received by Lesp...
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Sonoco to acquire Clear Lam Packaging, Inc.

Sonoco has signed a definitive agreement to acquire 100% of the stock of Clear Lam Packaging, Inc., a family-held developer and manufacturer of flexible and forming plastic packaging films for approximately $170 million in cash. The transaction is subject to normal regulatory review and is expected ...
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Blue Lake Power to restart its 12 MW biomass plant in California

Blue Lake Power LLC plans to restart its 12 MW biomass plant located in Blue Lake, CA, in July 2017. The facility is a biomass power-generation unit designed to burn wood, create steam and operate a turbine to generate electrical power. The power will be sold into the power grid in Northern Californ...
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Georgia-Pacific to invest $400 million at its Palatka mill in Florida

Georgia-Pacific announced that its Palatka, Florida, mill has been selected as the location for the company’s previously announced investment of more than $400 million in its GP Consumer (retail) tissue and towel business. The investment supports continued growth for key customers’ premium private l...
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Futura appoints Piero Ceccon as CEO

Futura enters its next stage of development with a new Board of Directors and the promotion of Piero Ceccon to CEO, as the company says in the press release received by Lesprom Network.Ceccon joined Futura three years ago to head up the company’s international operations, overseeing sales of technol...
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Caraustar Industries announces continued implementation of price increase

Caraustar Industries, Inc. announced the continuation of the previously announced price increase on paperboard tubes and cores and protective packaging products."The April announced price increase on our paperboard products was in response to the increased cost in uncoated recycled paperboard (URB),...
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Papcel to supply machinery and equipment for the SFT Group in Russia

The joint-stock company Papcel won a tender for the supply of new machinery and equipment for the preparation of starch, which will be delivered to the paper mill OOO "Akexinskaya bumazhno-kartonnaya fabrika" in the Russian Federation, a member of the holding SFT Group.Papcel will supply two station...
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