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Norpac draws ire of publishing industry over paper tariffs
Norpac draws ire of publishing industry over paper tariffs

Norpac has come under fire from the U.S. publishing industry for its trade petition against Canadian papermakers.

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As the world turns against plastic, paper giant Smurfit Kappa sees 'huge opportunity'
As the world turns against plastic, paper giant Smurfit Kappa sees 'huge opportunity'

In an interview, Mayer said: "I remember a time when a plethora of our clients' products were packaged wholly in cardboard, before the top half became a plastic sheet and the bottom half remained cardboard. In light of consumer, political and environmental pressure, those days are coming back and we eye an opportunity when it comes to meeting this demand."

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Stora Enso to supply wooden constructions for Finland's tallest wooden high-rise building
Stora Enso to supply wooden constructions for Finland's tallest wooden high-rise building

The launch of LineoTM by Stora Enso is another important step on the way to replacing fossil-based materials with renewable solutions. Lineo is available to companies seeking more sustainable, bio-based alternatives.

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Packaging Corporation of America: One year since catastrophic explosion in DeRidder killing three
Packaging Corporation of America: One year since catastrophic explosion in DeRidder killing three

A year after the horrific accident, several local, state and federal government agencies are still investigating.

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100 North American Companies Remove
100 North American Companies Remove "Go Paperless - Go Green" Claims

Two Sides' anti-greenwash campaign reaches a milestone as more leading corporations change their marketing messages to recognize the sustainable features of print on paper

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Domtar Named a Top-50 U.S. Green Company
Domtar Named a Top-50 U.S. Green Company

At No. 42 on the Newsweek Green Ranking 2017 U.S. 500 list, which was produced in partnership with Corporate Knights, Domtar is rated first among U.S.-based pulp and paper producers.

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U.S. newsprint duties will accelerate shift to digital, says Resolute
U.S. newsprint duties will accelerate shift to digital, says Resolute

The American government's imposition of duties on exports of Canadian newsprint will only accelerate the transition from print to digital and threaten thousands of U.S. jobs, says North America's largest newsprint producer.

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Millennials are more interested in catalogs than your grandmother is
Millennials are more interested in catalogs than your grandmother is

Catalogs may seem like an outdated way to grab shoppers. But not if your target is millennials.

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New Hampshire Author Pens New Book About the Struggles of a Former Mill Town
New Hampshire Author Pens New Book About the Struggles of a Former Mill Town

New Hampshire author Jamie Sayen wrote the recently released You Had a Job for Life: Story of a Company Town about the paper industry in Groveton, N.H.

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Global Forest and Paper Industry Reports on Sustainability Progress
Global Forest and Paper Industry Reports on Sustainability Progress

The International Council of Forest and Paper Associations' (ICFPA) launched its 2017 Sustainability Progress Report.

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Verona Island filmmaker screens Bucksport mill documentary
Verona Island filmmaker screens Bucksport mill documentary

For 84 years, the mill employed hundreds of people in Bucksport. When it closed in 2014, the workers had to find new jobs or retire, and the town is still figuring out how to redefine itself.

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Finland and Nordic neighbors struggling to agree power supply deal
Finland and Nordic neighbors struggling to agree power supply deal

Nordic electricity grids are unlikely to agree on a new system to balance power supply and demand before a January deadline as Finland opposes a proposal by Norway, Sweden and Denmark, the head of the Finnish grid says.

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Indonesia to host 2018 Asia-Pacific Rainforest Summit
Indonesia to host 2018 Asia-Pacific Rainforest Summit

Indonesia has announced that it will host the third Asia-Pacific Rainforest Summit next year.

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China's scrap ban roils U.S. recycling markets, and that could be a good thing
China's scrap ban roils U.S. recycling markets, and that could be a good thing

By the start of next year, China is expected to ban imports of 24 types of recycled materials, including mixed paper and various plastics. Beijing notified the World Trade Organization about the ban in July, an announcement that has shaken up world recycling markets and triggered fears of leftover scrap being dumped in U.S. landfills.

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Smurfit Kappa Celebrates Half-Century Milestone at Dublin Plant
Smurfit Kappa Celebrates Half-Century Milestone at Dublin Plant

Smurfit Kappa's Dublin Plant is celebrating the 50-year anniversary of opening its doors. The site was the first purpose-built corrugated plant for Smurfit Kappa.

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Domtar Paper receives Governor's Award of Excellence for Workplace Safety and Health
Domtar Paper receives Governor's Award of Excellence for Workplace Safety and Health

The Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development has awarded Domtar Paper with the Governor's Award of Excellence for Workplace Safety and Health.

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University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point sustainability proposal recognized in national contest
University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point sustainability proposal recognized in national contest

Two units within the College of Natural Resources at the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point have been nationally recognized for sustainability initiatives and a proposal to use compost made of paper mill and vegetable by-products to improve soil and crops within the Central Sands agricultural region.

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Boise Paper and Box Tops for Education™ Launch
Boise Paper and Box Tops for Education™ Launch "Give the Gift of Box Tops" Sweepstakes

In the spirit of the holiday season, Boise Paper and Box Tops for Education™ launched the "Give the Gift of Box Tops" Sweepstakes today, giving three winners the chance to help their local schools.

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Postal Service is Ready to Deliver More Than 15 Billion Pieces of Cheer This Holiday Season
Postal Service is Ready to Deliver More Than 15 Billion Pieces of Cheer This Holiday Season

The U.S. Postal Service will deliver more than 15 billion pieces of mail this holiday season. In the period between Thanksgiving and New Year's Day, the Postal Service also expects to deliver 850 million packages, which is more than a 10 percent increase compared to the same period last year.

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Pratt Industries Employees Donate to Hurricane Harvey Relief in Houston
Pratt Industries Employees Donate to Hurricane Harvey Relief in Houston

Part of the Pratt Industries mission statement focuses on enhancing the communities in which we live and work through diverse philanthropic investments of resources and funding. It's a tradition begun by Pratt's late worldwide chairman, Richard Pratt and continues today by his family and the entire organization.

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Essity and United Nations Foundation Convene Global Dialogue on UN Sustainable Development Goals
Essity and United Nations Foundation Convene Global Dialogue on UN Sustainable Development Goals

The Dialogue brought together businesses, government representatives and NGOs who discussed ways to collaborate to achieve the UN Sustainable Development Goals.

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Procter & Gamble Turns to Supercomputing for Paper Product Design
Procter & Gamble Turns to Supercomputing for Paper Product Design

A team of supercomputer programmers at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) is working with Procter & Gamble to help the company design better paper products.

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China ban on waste imports leads to piles of paper abroad, surging prices in China
China ban on waste imports leads to piles of paper abroad, surging prices in China

Huge mountains of old newspapers, cardboard and office scrap paper are piling up on Hong Kong's docks and its waste-paper collection sites are at bursting point. A flotilla of cargo ships laden with paper meant for recycling has been stuck for weeks in local waters.

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Fight over labeling of 'flushable' wipes headed to federal court
Fight over labeling of 'flushable' wipes headed to federal court

The question of whether flushable wipes -- used by potty-training toddlers and people looking beyond traditional toilet paper -- are clogging sewer systems will be hashed out in federal court, where a manufacturer has sued the District over a new city law regulating when such wipes can be labeled "flushable."

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Avery Dennison Gains Momentum in Progress Toward 2025 Sustainability Goals
Avery Dennison Gains Momentum in Progress Toward 2025 Sustainability Goals

Announces Industry-Leading Achievements In Paper Sourcing, Employee Safety

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