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Goldenrod Corp.
Issue Spotlight
Forest products will remain under the SCA banner while the hygiene and health company will be known as Essity
The new tissue machines should be onstream by mid-2018
The Calhoun, TN, unit marks the company’s first foray into tissue
It is considered an excellent strategic fit for the Swedish company
The new process combines mechanical separation with chemical treatment
China would be the probable destination for the new capacity
Bonetti Company, Inc.
Clouth Sprenger, LLC
From The Experts
The session will feature four focused sessions
A large faculty is assembled to present the TAPPI Tissue 201 – Operations and Runnability Course coming up in April 18-19 in Greenville, South Carolina
Speakers wishing to present a technical poster at Tissue 2017 now have until April 15 to submit their abstract. Accepted posters include a 5 minute presentation. Find out more and submit.
New partnership to also list RISI/TAPPI as media partners for iT’s Tissue 2018 event
Toscotec S.p.A
Market Roundup
Four new tissue machines are in the pipeline
Daio Paper has announced its intention to hike all of its household paper prices, on shipments as of May 1. The 10 percent hike will apply to tissue, toilet paper, kitchen roll, and all other household grades. Daio ascribed the hike to rising costs.

The increase reflects a "stretched supply" across the market
American Baler Company
Tissue/Toweling Industry News
A new MODULO-PLUS will be supplied for Cartiera della Basilica at Botticino.
WEPA Group has now reached a production capacity of 750,000 tonnes per year
Maximizing efficiency is the objective of the investment
It is the first installation of the model in Europe
OMET Americas, Inc.
Atlas Tissue has introduced the Green Heritage line of recycled tissue products to the at-home market. Atlas Tissue, a business of Resolute Forest Products (RFP), is changing the way consumers view recycled products with its Green Heritage premium 100% recycled tissue line that is: Soft on you. Easy on the planet.
There are three varieties of toilet tissue and two of paper towel
The investment will double the site’s converting capacity
The goal is to ensure access to drinking water, sanitation and hygiene services
The project should be complete by the end of 2017

Italy-based Industrie Cartarie Tronchetti (ICT) is planning to complete its investment of about PLN 301 million (EUR 72 million) in its Polish tissue mill and create about 50 new jobs by the end of 2017, according to a report this week by

Citing information obtained via local news agency PAP, reported that ICT is planning to upgrade and expand its manufacturing capacities in the Polish market. ICT operates a plant in the Kostrzyn-Slubice special economic zone (KSSEZ), in the country’s western part. Investing in the zone will enable ICT with preferential tax treatment for its manufacturing project.

This is a successful example of the circular economy in Novo mesto Slovenia
The new unit will produce 54,000 tonnes/
New Technologies
Benefits include constant tissue quality, highly wear-resistant, longer lifetime and excellent compatibility with Yankee cylinders
Mtorres Diseños Industriales and Universal Tissue Technology have announced the acquisition by Mtorres of Universal Tissue Technology (UTT). The company will operate under the name of Mtorres Tissue.
The Omnia will be ready for demonstration in summer
Kadant Solutions Division
Warehouse Specialist
Spraying Systems Co.
Naylor Association Solutions

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