WCBEF and UNESCO are seeking to establish a long term collaboration on the circular bioeconomy, in recognition of the growing importance of the sector in the field of education.
DS Smith has produced a 100% recyclable cooler, using its proprietary Greencoat corrugated material that’s moisture-resistant and food-contact safe.
AFM-Forest Ltd. launches the all new AFM 75 processing head model. The new AFM 75 is a tough-built processing head with high feeding power and excellent geometry for the most demanding logging operations worldwide.
Veritiv launches Vine, providing customers the packaging design quality and agility of a branding firm with the sourcing strength of a leading distribution company.
Clearwater Paper Corporation introduced ReMagine™, a folding carton paperboard brand with up to 30% post-consumer recycled fiber. Inspired by circular economy principles, ReMagine provides high definition print capability and superior converting performance.
Vecoplan launches new VRZ wood shredder. The machine can even break up and shred wired bales of different materials. The developers placed great emphasis on a robust design.
CLT plant to be operational by 2023 with capacity of 50 thousand m3.
Kiilto, a manufacturer of chemical industry products and Woodly, a Finnish company that has developed a novel wood-based plastic, are working together to develop Woodly packages for domestic cleaning products manufactured by Kiilto. The goal is to launch the first novel packages by the end of 2021.
Tigercat has released the 220E loader with notable improvements, including an upgraded operator’s station and the addition of the Tigercat FPT power plant.
BillerudKorsnäs launches Pure Performance, a white top kraftliner that combines high strength, excellent printability and purity in one material. Pure Performance is a unique paper product that offer packaging material reduction thanks to its 3-ply construction.
The BID Group of Companies has expanded upon its use of PTC’s Vuforia® Augmented Reality (AR) offerings. In particular, by adding a subscription to PTC’s Vuforia Chalk™ remote experience software, BID is empowering its remote service team to provide real-time assistance for customers wherever – and whenever – needed.
Elopak, a leading global supplier of carton packaging and filling equipment for liquid food, has launched the Pure-Pak® Imagine, its most environmentally friendly carton to date. The new carton is a modern version of the company’s original Pure-Pak® carton, designed with an easy open feature.
Tigercat engineering recently completed the drive-to-tree feller buncher line-up with the release of the 718G. One of the last Tigercat machines to receive a Tigercat FPT Tier 4 engine, it was a challenge to package the additional after treatment componentry required for Tier 4 compliance, while still retaining the nim...
UPM Plywood introduces a new water repellent WISA-SpruceWR plywood that enables efficient and effortless construction even in changing weather and humidity conditions. The water repellent yet breathable surface of WISA-SpruceWR slows down the absorption of moisture into the panel while allowing it to evaporate. Thanks ...
The 4-year programme ExpandFibre aims to develop ground-breaking technologies and smart business concepts that are required to convert straw and wood pulp fibre into novel bioproducts, such as textile fibres.
Last year, BC government announced its intention to encourage the increased use of mass timber building products in its capital construction programs, particularly in the development of the new St. Paul’s Hospital and the replacement of the Royal BC Museum.
Waratah Forestry Equipment introduces the new H212 harvesting and processing head. Waratah’s smallest harvesting head, designed for 8-16 metric ton tracked carriers or 16-18 metric ton wheeled carriers, provides enhanced productivity for early thinning operations.
Välinge Innovation is now launching its very first flooring product. Besides having the 5G fold down locking system with the waterproof joint 5G Dry, the floor is manufactured with the Woodura surface technology. This patented technology is based on fusing a thin sheet of real wood with a wood fiber core through a powd...
Latvijas Finieris has together with Stora Enso taken the next steps towards replacing phenol – in resins used in plywood – with lignin. This new lignin-based glue significantly reduces the carbon footprint of plywood products all the way from production to final end-use applications without compromising on technical pe...
Sveza has launched for production an innovative product, Sveza Flex flexible plywood for building structures with complex geometries. The product is a unique solution which is now undergoing the patenting process, and which belongs to Sveza.