The Paper Mill in Birmingham is the largest paper recycling facility in the Midlands, producing 200,000 tonnes per year of liner and board. VWS are providing on-site biological treatment of the papermaking wastewater. An anaerobic reactor reduces the majority of the dissolved organic load in the mill wastewater.
Pulp & paper, Smurfit Kappa SSK group
Paper Recycling - Case Study
The problem: The UK is the largest producer of wallpaper worldwide. The British wallpaper industry is situated around Darwen, Blackburn. Many of the wallpaper mills are operated in crowded old factory buildings. Once a leading wallpaper manufacturer Crown Wallpaper (also known as the Crown Wallpaper Company) was an agglomeration of wallpaper manufacturers in the United Kingdom since 1899. A break through in wallpaper production technology was to cover the paper with vinyl to make the paper washable. The vinyl...
How To Get Affordable Fourdrinier Paper Machines Online?
When you begin to find different companies that sell fourdrinier paper machines, you can find a number of these available. These are typically wide application papermaking machines. These are typically very different than your typical cylinder mould paper machine, primarily because it is a lot faster. Additionally, it has the ability to separate water from pulp a lot more efficiently. When you are working with large batches, this process is going to be useful in doubling or tripling your production. They consist...
Reliability and prepress technology deciding factors when Stena Recycling chose Presona
Stena Recycling in Kristianstad, Sweden, is featuring a new Presona LP 100 DH4S baler, increasing its baling capacity and ensuring production with a minimum of stoppages. Stena Recycling’s Kristianstad facility is one of the company’s 165 recycling plants in Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Finland and Poland and manages a wide variety of materials from municipal and business collections. It was when the recycling giant consolidated the two facilities in Kristianstad, in southern Sweden, that the need for...
How to set up an office recycling program
The Paperless Project states the average office worker uses 10,000 sheets of paper a year, and 45% of paper used by office workers is trash by the end of the day. CalRecycle reports that over 785,000 tons of recyclable office paper are disposed of every year in California alone. The good news is that there’s a huge opportunity for offices to make an impact on the amount of waste they divert from landfill through recycling paper alone. Here’s 10 tips to help you set up a successful office recycling...
Pulp & Paper Water Treatment - A look at optimizing water resource management
Application Case Study (Pulp/Paper Operations) The pulp and paper industry has traditionally been a consumer of large amounts of fresh water and power. Recently, increased focus has been given to the optimized efficiency of paper mills and to the environmental sustainability footprint of the industry. Therefore, water resource management has become a more critical factor facing the industry. Several reasons include a need for operating and maintenance cost savings, water resource shortages, and environmental...