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Paper Excellence announces market curtailment of its Catalyst Crofton plant

Paper Excellence announced that its Catalyst Crofton facility will take a market curtailment of about two weeks in November 2021. The curtailment is in response to on-going global logistics challenges and will be coordinated with a previously planned maintenance shutdown of the facility’s biomass power boiler. Because the boiler shutdown significantly impacts energy costs, both […]

Sappi shelves plans to expand pulp production at the Gratkorn mill

Sappi has postponed plans to increase the pulp capacity of its Gratkorn mill. Instead, the company will invest in a boiler upgrade at the site. The company announced it would rebuild the boiler 11 with the goal of discontinuing the use of coal as an energy source. Instead, the boiler will use several sustainable and […]

Hyogo Pulp Industries Idles Pulp Production After Boiler Explosion

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The Japanese unbleached kraft pulp manufacturer might not be able to resume production for at least two months. Production at the Japanese pulp manufacturer Hyogo Pulp Industries has been offline since a boiler exploded on 29 August. The company manufactures unbleached kraft pulp (UKP) on one production line with a capacity of 200,000 tpy. The […]