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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 need either a Working Group Chair (WGC) to initate the review or additional members of the Working Group (WG): 

0304 Process Control & Quality Assurance

TIP 0304-24 Calibration and maintenance of the burst tester WGC: James Pauw
TIP 0304-72 Critical properties to consider when unitizing WGC: Greg McKinney
TIP 0304-25 Understanding formaldehyde management WGC: TBD
TIP 0304-68 Improved techniques to measure corrugator glue machine meter gaps WGC: TBD
TIP 0304-07 Warp in corrugated board WGC: TBD

0305 Production

TIP 0305-54 Material handling considerations for flexo folder gluers WGC: John Buzzell

0402 - Corrosion and Materials Engineering

TIP 0402-32 Guidelines for thermal spray coatings installed to prevent corrosion in pulp mill process equipment WGC: Michael Lykin
TIP 0402-34 Paper machine reel-spool journals: guidelines for crack testing and repair or replacement WGC: TBD

0416 - Energy, Recovery and Recaust

04/14/2020 - TIP 0416-08 Guidelines for replacement of generating bank tubes with expanded joints in two-drum boilers WGC: Michael Lykin

If you would like to join a Working Group of a TIP, please write to for more information.

TAPPI Standards guidelines require that all TAPPI members receive notification of any proposed new Standard or TIPs. This message is being sent to you because you are a TAPPI member; have purchased TIPs or Standards products from TAPPI; or because you have previously expressed interest in this topic.


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