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Volunteers for the following working groups of Technical Information Papers (TIPs) are needed.
All Working Groups of TIPs require a minimum of 3 TAPPI members from 3 different companies in order to review a TIP. The following TIPs do not have the required minimum number of members to initiate the review or the Working Group Chair is requesting more members to join the Working Group:

0304-20 Calibration of flexible beam crush tester
0304-23 Statistical process control pin adhesion
0304-24 Calibration and maintenance of the burst tester
0304-25 Understanding formaldehyde management
0304-26 Common curtain coating problems: causes, detection and correction
0304-37 How to prevent score cracking in a box plant
0304-42 Go/no go gauge devices for the boxplant
0304-46 Techniques for running "WRA" (water resistant starch adhesive)
0304-56 Total indicated runout and its impact on combined board quality
0304-60 A procedure to proof a flexo printing ink
0304-72 Critical properties to consider when unitizing
0305-06 Machinery considerations and selection
0305-23 Rotary cutting die maintenance
0305-25 Buying, storing, and handling adhesives
0305-32 Housekeeping at order and shift change and weekly
0305-34 Daily, weekly, and monthly maintenance press checklists
0305-35 Rotary diecutter urethane anvil maintenance
0305-38 Troubleshooting the printing section
0305-43 Extruded glue mechanism supplement
0305-44 Counter ejector section
0305-49 Checklist: preparing diecuts for shipment
0305-54 Material handling considerations for flexo folder gluers
0306-06 Drying and curing techniques for in-line flexographic printing
0306-17 Overview of the selection process for a laser engraved ceramic anilox roll
0306-20 A guide to proper wipe roll selection for the corrugated box industry
0402-35 Post-fabrication cleaning of stainless steel in the pulp and paper industry
0402-36 Guidelines for detection, monitoring and prevention of flow accelerated corrosion (FAC) in the pulp and paper mill
0404-24 Guidelines for the design, operation, performance evaluation, and troubleshooting of a paper machine hood and air systems 
0404-27 Press fabric dewatering and conditioning - suction box (Uhle box) design and vacuum requirements
0404-46 Techniques for nip impressions
0410-10 Weirs and flumes
0410-14 Generalized method for determining the pipe friction loss of flowing pulp suspensions
0410-15 Optimum consistency for pumping pulp
0416-08 Guidelines for replacement of generating bank tubes with expanded joints in two-drum boilers
0416-09 Collection and burning of concentrated noncondensible gases: regulations, design, and operation
0416-10 Stripping of kraft pulping process condensates: regulations, design and operation
0416-11 Recommended test procedure for black liquor evaporators
0416-24 Energy checklist: pulp mill
0420-09 Measuring the hardness of rubber-covered rolls
0425-01 Guidelines for routine periodic inspection and testing of cast iron Yankee and MG dryers

0425-02 Inspection guidelines for Yankee hood systems
0502-20 Catalog of stock prep pilot plants

0603-02 Stickies definition and classification
1205-02 Cotton in nonwovens
NEW  Black liquor recovery boiler inspection planning and implementation
NEW  Doctoring
NEW  Paper sheet problems & diagnosis as related to paper machine clothing
NEW  Press section vibration

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