Author Archives: Leslee Masters

Digital Transformation Can Help Balance Sustainability, Profitability

JONI LIPKOWITZ OK-PRODUCT STUDIO/SHUTTERSTOCK.COM Today’s pulp and paper manufacturers face growing pressure to improve sustainability, lower energy consumption, and reduce their overall environmental footprint. At the same time, decision-makers are dealing with heightened competition, price constraints, and consumer demand for recycled materials. The margin for error is razor thin. This mix of industry pressures has accelerated the adoption of digital ...

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A New Energy Source, a New Challenge

Andritz Novimpianti is working with Sofidel on a groundbreaking solution to cut fossil fuel out of the tissue drying equation.

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Committees Offer Technical Engagement for Corrugated Professionals

It’s been almost 150 years since G. Smyth built the first machine for producing large quantities of corrugated board. Today’s corrugated machines are far more advanced, with new technologies introduced constantly to keep up with the sector’s explosive growth. The promulgation of that technical knowledge is critical to further growth. TAPPI’s Corrugated Packaging Division serves as a forum for knowledge-sharing ...

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