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John Peel has distilled more than 40 years of paper industry experience as a teacher and practical industrial researcher into this concise, up-to-date, 272-page book. PAPER SCIENCE AND PAPER MANUFACTU...
ATLANTA, GA -- An article by T.J. Becker in Research Horizons magazine describes work done by Cyrus Aidun at the Institute of Paper Science and Technology (IPST) in the field of fibre network formatio...
CHICAGO, IL -- La Rochette Venizel, a French-based biochemical producer, has made a lignin-based product that it says has many qualities: binder, emulsifier or dispersing agent. Called Novibond, a che...
OTTAWA, ON -- Spruce Falls Inc., Kapuskasing, ON, and Stora Enso Port Hawkesbury Ltd., Port Hawkesbury, NS, were recently honored at an awards ceremony for their achievements in reducing greenhouse ga...
OTTAWA, ON -- Biomass, also called biofuel, is a significant, untapped source of renewable energy for space and water heating in Canada. Biomass combustion systems are furnaces that generate heat by b...
MONTREAL, QC -- Abitibi Consolidated Inc. has acquired newsprint rival Donohue Inc. in a stock deal that will likely reduce newsprint production and induce more mergers in the industry. The combined c...
THE FUNDAMENTAL requirements for reels have remained virtually unchanged since the first reel was designed. Quality and quantity of the product reeled, safety, and reliability are still the major conc...
WITH THE ENERGY SITUATION in Ontario in a state of flux, the pulp and paper industry stands to benefit from the current situation. A hot topic during the Energy II session, sponsored by the Energy Co...
INPUT z OUTPUTIn the July1999 issue, Phil Riebel described how to build a small, business-oriented, web-site. The concept is still valid, but some of the details are already obsolete, because there is...
Removable HolderThe removable holders can be used to clean the inside of the recovery boiler or any other tank more easily and safely. It consists of a 3-in. by 6-in. pipe, two 2-in.flat bars, two loc...
The Canadian pulp and paper industry is being a leader in the implementation of environmental management systems (EMS) and there is currently a push for mills to obtain ISO 14001 registration. Several...
CANADA'S AVERAGE temperatures have increased by one full degree over the past 100 years. Robert Slater said that Canada's climate models, "among the best in the world," indicate that over the next 100...
January 1 to December 31, 1999 INJURIESPAYROLL HOURSFREQ. RATE A - OVER 100 000 MANHOURS PER MONTHFraser Papers Inc., Edmundston, NB11,280,2280.78...
WINDSOR, QC -- Montreal-based Domtar Inc. plans to spend $23 million to build a cogeneration plant at its Windsor facility. Once complete, the facility will supply 32 megawatts of electricity, account...
CHICAGO, IL -- Chicago-based Smurfit-Stone Container Corp. has struck a deal to buy Montreal-based St. Laurent Paperboard Inc. for about US$1.4 billion. The deal has the US packaging giant laying out ...

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