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TAPPI Introduction to Kraft Pulping and Bleaching Course Coming Soon to TAPPI HQ

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The TAPPI Introduction to Kraft Pulping and Bleaching Course is an excellent way to network and learn among peers. It's coming up soon, August 13-14, 2012 at TAPPI Headquarters in Norcross, Ga., USA.

This course compiles two full weeks of material into two days of expert instruction in kraft pulp mill operations. If a formula could illustrate the content and benefit of this course, it might look like this:

1 Expert + 2 Days = Greater Ability multiplied by Improved Operations + 1.3 CEUs

Join peers from companies that have taken advantage of this training:
  • Boise Paper Solutions
  • Canexus
  • Cariboo Pulp and Paper
  • Domtar
  • FM Global
  • International Paper
  • MeadWestvaco
  • PH Glafelter
  • Rayonier
  • Tembec
  • Weyerhaeuser.
Who should attend?

This course is ideal for anyone new to the kraft pulping process, particularly process engineers and operators. After completing this course, you should be able to:
  • Describe and define kraft mill processes, equipment, operating variables and terminology, in order to increase ability to improve operations and pulp quality
  • Recognize how one part of the process afects other operations, in order to increase awareness of thinking on a  mill-wide scale
  • Interpret the factors affecting the overall process in order to improve pulp quality and troubleshoot variations in quality
  • Extend awareness of the complex environmental challenges associated with kraft pulp production.
Click here to view the Course Schedule.

You'll be able to find out exactly all that you'll be depositing into your valuable bank of knowledge. We look forward to seeing you at TAPPI Headquarters for this course in August 2012.


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