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  • MSW/Paper Mill/Construction Waste Recycling Solution

    With the new decades biggest challenge being preserving the nature and using the technologies to optimise the benefits which will help us in creating lesser bio waste and reducing dependency on highly pollutant products. We have recently completed a techno- commercial study for MSW based revolutionary product which has the capability of generating garbage waste, Construction Waste, Paper Mill ...


  • Paper mill waste may be just right for reclaiming mineland

    Paper mill waste can safely be applied at a rate three times higher than the typical rate in Ohio, to reclaim soils of surface-coal mined areas. Agricultural Research Service (ARS) soil scientist Martin J. Shipitalo found that a 300-ton-per-acre application rate had many benefits, and did not result in major additional negative effects on runoff water quality compared to the standard ...

  • Crowds protest against paper mill waste in Lake Baikal

    Over two thousand people gathered in central Irkutsk this weekend to protest the relaunch of the Baikal Paper and Pulp mills, an industry that releases toxic waste into lake Baikal, the world's single largest body of fresh water. Environmentalists, scientists, former mill employees, and several politicians spoke out in favor of the industry's closure and development of cleaner alternatives for ...


    By WWF UK

  • Pulp and Paper Mills to Track Environmental Footprints

    OLYMPIA, Washington, August 8, 2007 (ENS) - How does a pulp and paper mill measure its impact on the surrounding community? And with a commitment to sustainable practices, can it improve its environmental, economic and social footprint over time? These are the questions the Washington Department of Ecology and Grays Harbor Paper, GHP, will explore under a new partnership ...

  • Bishop tails waste paper trail

    A bishop has followed his household waste paper collection to a paper mill to determine its fate. The Bishop of Birmingham, the Right Rev David Urquhart, hitched a ride with the Birmingham City Council crew that collects his recycled paper. He followed the load to the Smurfit Kappa mill in Nechells, Birmingham where the material is recycled into packaging. Urquhart said: 'It is great to know ...

  • Mayor Bloomberg and Pratt Industries open expanded paper recycling mill

    Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg and Pratt Industries CEO & Chairman Anthony Pratt have opened the expanded Pratt paper recycling mill on Staten Island. The new facility contains a material recovery facility, where paper and plastic recyclables can be processed, and a corrugated box factory, where recycled paper can be converted into corrugated boxes. Before the opening, Pratt Industries had to ...


    By The City of New York

  • UNTHA optimises WtE production and metal recycling at Turkish paper mill

    An UNTHA shredder is now fully operational in Turkey’s first solid waste incineration plant. The single step XR3000C has transformed Modern Enerji’s approach to metal recycling, at the same time as boosting the production of Refuse Derived ...


    By UNTHA Shredding Technology

  • EI North Western and North Wales branch visit the Shotton Paper Mill

    The EI North West & North Wales branch visited the Shotton Paper Mill on 22 October 2015. The visit consisted of a presentation from the host Gary Stewart, a tour of the fluidized bed biomass boiler, the mixed waste recycling centre, and the recycle newsprint facility. Delegates were also given an opportunity to take a look at the paper making machine in action. ...


    By Energy Institute (EI)

  • PUT YOUR PAPER AND CARD RECYCLING ISSUES THROUGH THE MILL AT RWM

    PUT YOUR PAPER AND CARD RECYCLING ISSUES THROUGH THE MILL AT RWM Smurfit Kappa Recycling, Stand 686, Recycling & Waste Management Exhibition, NEC, Birmingham 14 to 16 September 2010 14 June 2010 - Find out how you can drive up recycling rates, reduce your carbon footprint and support UK industry by visiting Smurfit Kappa Recycling on stand 686 at RWM ...


    By Emap Ltd

  • Paper waste as far as the eye can reach

    On the outskirts of Nashville, there’s a plant that’s making the most out of printing waste. Combined Resources is a paper recycler that encourages companies to “save money while reducing their carbon footprint.” For this reason, it makes a lot of sense that they own a WEIMA shredder. When you enter the plant, you’ll immediately see an enormous, red WEIMA WLK 18 ...


    By WEIMA

  • RWM Preview: Smurfit Kappa Recycling invites councils to follow paper trail to its Birmingham Mill

    Smurfit Kappa Recycling will be offering RWM’s local authority visitors the chance to visit the Smurfit Kappa paper mill in Nechells, Birmingham to see exactly what happens to the material collected through the fully traceable mixed paper grade service it provides for 18 councils across the UK. “When the materials markets collapsed late last year, it became even more important for councils to ...


    By Emap Ltd

  • UK paper packaging waste recovery levels smash targets, rising to 84%

    Data released from the National Packaging Waste Database (NPWD) shows that the UK paper packaging recycling industry has smashed its targets within the Packaging Waste Regulations.If the 2007 NPWD recovery levels for paper packaging waste are maintained into 2008 then the UK will achieve a recovery rate for UK paper packaging waste of 78% against an EU Directive target of 60%. In terms of UK ...

  • Paper end of waste proposals vetoed – what does this mean for industry?

    Last Month (December 2013) MEPs vetoed proposals to change the point at which recovered paper is no longer classified as waste. The landmark decision followed months of lobbying from the Confederation of European Paper Industries (CEPI), which feared that the movement could obstruct recycling rates rather than improve them. Had the Commission’s proposals been approved, paper ...


    By Environment Media Group

  • First BIDOX installation in the paper industry

    In December 2011 Colsen International b.v. delivered the first BIDOX installation for desulphurization of biogas in the paper industry. One of the leading recycled paper producers in Italy is expanding their installation with an anaerobic waste water treatment plant, including biogas desulphurization by BIDOX. In this project, water originating from the recycling process of a paper mill is ...


    By Colsen International b.v.

  • Herts signs `largest` UK paper contract with Newport Paper

    Materials recycler Newport Paper has signed a four year contract with the Hertfordshire Waste Partnership to buy and reprocess its newspapers and magazines. According to Newport this contract is one of the largest single contracts in the UK with up to 50,000 tonnes of recovered paper to manage each year. The waste partnership recycled more than 200,000 tonnes of waste in 2007/08 giving a ...

  • First BIDOX installation in the paper industry

    In July 2012 Colsen International b.v. delivered the first BIDOX installation in the paper industry. A leading recycled paper producer in Italy has expanded the waste water treatment installation with an anaerobic biological treatment and biogas desulphurization unit (BIDOX) in order to be able to use the ...


    By Colsen International b.v.

  • UK paper recycling increases 7.5%

    The UK Confederation of Paper Industry (CPI) has analysed paper mill raw material usage and HM Revenue and Customs (HM R&C) trade data which shows solid progress through 2007 in the recovery of used paper products from the waste stream for recycling. The data suggests that just over 8.7 million tonnes of recovered paper was either used in the UK (46%, 4.05 million tonnes), or exported for ...

  • ANDRITZ successfully starts up semi-chemical pulp line with green liquor pulping technology at JSC Arkhangelsk Pulp and Paper Mill, Russia

    International technology Group ANDRITZ has successfully started up the pulp line delivered to JSC Arkhangelsk Pulp and Paper Mill (APPM) at the Novodvinsk mill, Russia. The new line features ANDRITZ green liquor technology for efficient pulp cooking, refining, and washing and produces 1,000 t/day of semi-chemical pulp for the production of corrugated board from birch and aspen. ...

  • China orders fall for paper and plastic

    Orders from China have eased on plastic and cardboard causing concern in the industry. Cardboard prices have recently dropped by GBP£20, knocking its value per tonne down to GBP£60. MRW reported in March, when prices were GBP£105-GBP£110 a tonne, ...

  • Tesco carbon labels toilet paper

    Flushed with the success to date of its carbon labelling project Tesco are set to announce that own-brand toilet and kitchen roll are the next products to join the 100 strong list in the major on-going programme to carbon label every Tesco product. The labels are expected to start appearing on the products in-store from late summer. In the same way as the existing products in the programme, the ...


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