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(USA) Shorewood Packaging, a business of International Paper, recently announced the launch of greenchoiceâ„¢ Environmental Solutions for Packaging and Displays, a new program that helps marketers of a variety of consumer and home entertainment products meet sustainable packaging goals...
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(USA) International Paper Co., the world's largest forest-products maker by sales, fell the most since mid- August on the New York Stock Exchange after the company said third-quarter profit missed analysts' estimates...
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Ahlstrom, a global leader in high performance fiber-based materials, announced today that it will put its Ascoli plant in Italy and Chantraine plant in France under review due to unsatisfactory profitability and cash flow...
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Metso-supplied paper machine starts up successfully at Anhui Shanying Paper in China. The Metso Paper -supplied Anhui Shanying Paper Industry Co. Ltd’s PM 2 successfully came on stream on October 8, 2007 in the City of Maanshan

in Anhui Province, China...
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(USA) A round of layoffs struck Evergreen Packaging (formerly Blue Ridge Paper) last week when officials cut the positions of 28 salaried employees outright and decided to eliminate 122 hourly positions through attrition...
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The Nordic paper and pulp sector is set for another poor year in 2008, as higher costs, a weak US dollar and modest prices increases result in largely flat earnings, said SEB Enskilda in a note to clients. "This makes valuations unattractive," said the broker and reduced...
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(USA) In order to save money on fossil fuels, the company is considering reviving the plan to burn tires or increasing the use of another kind of solid fuel, such as bark chips. That would mean installing technology to reduce pollution from its power-generating boiler...
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(Australia) The environmental campaign against Tasmania's pulp mill has become a major election issue with many suggesting it could be another Franklin Dam...
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(Australia) Supermarket giant Woolworths has been accused of continuing to sell paper products which make allegedly misleading environmental claims on the label. Woolworths withdrew Select brand products manufactured in Indonesia by Asian Pulp and Paper (APP) last month, after concerns...
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(India) You reach out to it when you sneeze or sweat in your car, when you wipe your kitchen counter, while drying your hands in the office washroom or when you want to take off the excess oil from your evening samosa. A tissue paper...
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Enterprise Performance Solutions, Inc., a leading provider of innovative cost management solutions to the process manufacturing industry, announces the successful implementation of its EPS Product Cost Management system with paper products manufacturer, Boise Cascade, L.L.C....
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(USA) International Paper (NYSE: IP) today announced that third-quarter earnings will be less than analysts' consensus estimates due to lower land sales than previously estimated in the quarter. The company continues to expect...
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(Finland) The average price of European PIX Northern Bleached Softwood Kraft (NBSK) rose 3.95 eur to 586.21 eur a tonne in the week ending Oct 7. In dollar terms, the PIX NBSK was up 3.07 usd a tonne at 828.66 USD.
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(USA) International Paper declared a regular quarterly dividend of $0.25 per share for the period from Oct. 1, 2007, to Dec. 31, 2007, inclusive, on its common stock.
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(USA) Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE: KMB) today announced that its consumer tissue and baby and child care businesses are notifying customers of plans to raise prices in the U.S. during the first quarter of 2008.
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(USA) A lawsuit filed by Cantonment homeowners against paper manufacturer International Paper Co. claims the company damaged their property by failing to properly contain several hazardous materials.
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(South Korea) While most batteries are prone to explosions or spills damaging to the environment, Rocket’s paper battery does not include any toxic ingredients...
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(China) With prices of raw materials for papermaking remaining stable as a whole, China's papermaking industry is likely to step into a boom period.
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(Philippines) There is a market waiting for charcoal made of paper. It is more economical compared to wood charcoal because it is made of paper and decreases the dependence of households in using wood-based charcoal, therefore, environment friendly.
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(Malaysia) The Malaysian Corrugated Carton Manufacturers' Association Monday announced that the price of corrugated carton and its related products will be increased by 15 percent with immediate effect.
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