Author : Manik Seth

Domtar to permanently shut down its Dryden, Ontario paper machine

Manik Seth
Domtar announced that it will permanently shut down the paper machine and converting operations of its Dryden, Ontario mill. This will result in the permanent curtailment of Domtar's annual paper production capacity by approximately 151,000 tons of uncoated freesheet paper. Dryden papermaking and converting operations are expected to cease by mid-November 2008....

Metso to supply two tissue lines to HengAn International Group, China

Manik Seth
Metso will supply two complete Advantage DCT 200 tissue production lines to HengAn International Group in China. One of the lines will be delivered to the Group's Hunan HengAn Living Paper Products Co., Ltd., Changde City, Hunan province, and the other to Shandong HengAn Paper Co.,Ltd., Weifang City, Shandong province. The lines will be started up in December 2009 and...

Recycle Fibre Market Prices

Manik Seth
“Stabilizing” In the last 10-12 days we have seen some momentum in the market, much to the respite of the suppliers overseas. A part of this is to do with the Chinese companies who have bought heavily before their New Year holidays starting 26th January. In the winter’s, year after......

14 area schools in U.S. collected 824 tons recyclable paper worth $105,000 in a year

Manik Seth
The Recovered Fiber Group (RFG) of Caraustar Industries and Domtar Corporation celebrated the 10th year of paper recycling partnership with 14 area schools in Texas and Arkansas by presenting a check totaling $105,211 to be shared among the participating schools. The dollar amount reflected school-based collections of approximately 824 tons of recyclable paper over the past 12 months, an increase...