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The entire programme of PulPaper 2022 has been published
The international PulPaper 2022 event for the forest industry will be organised from Tuesday to Thursday, 7 – 9 June 2022 at Helsinki Expo and Convention Centre. The event consists of an exhibition with about 250 participating companies and programme entirely in English. The programme is presented at Future Square on the exhibition area and the event has two paid seminars, the PulPaper Conference and Green Economy Business Summit. The event also offers a multitude of networking opportunities.
Hannover Messe: Q.ANT gears up for live demonstration of world’s first industrial quantum sensors
TRUMPF GmbH + Co. KG
Sensor measurements harness quantum effects to facilitate novel applications in the chemical, semiconductor and mechanical engineering sectors // Quantum technology can be used to simultaneously measure the size, shape and velocity of microparticles.
Stora Enso launches biodiversity programme for own forests in Sweden
Stora Enso Oyj
Stora Enso has launched a comprehensive biodiversity programme and related targets for its land holdings in Sweden. The programme, which covers the Company’s forest land in Sweden, has five focus areas, each with specific actions and measurable targets for 2030.
Metso Outotec launches modular Converter Hood System for efficient gas capture in smelting plants with converter solutions
Metso Outotec Corporation
Metso Outotec is launching a modular Converter Hood System for horizontal converter vessels used in the smelting process. The new system, which is suitable for greenfield and brownfield installations, has an impressive SO2 (sulfur dioxide) gas capture capability of 99%, minimizing the environmental impact. The modular design enables quick on-site assembly, so the system is ready to use with minimum plant downtime.
Neste introduces co-processed marine fuel in partnership with Nordic Marine Oil
Together with its partner Nordic Marine Oil, Neste is piloting a new Neste Marine™ 0.1 Co-processed marine fuel in Scandinavia – a solution helping the maritime sector to reduce the greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. The ISCC PLUS certified* marine fuel enables up to 80%** GHG emission reduction over the lifecycle compared to fossil fuels without compromising the product quality and performance.
ZEISS gewinnt internationalen iF Design Award 2022
ZEISS hat für CYGUS den internationalen iF Design Award 2022 in der Kategorie „Produkt“ gewonnen. Die Preise wurden gestern Abend im Berliner Friedrichstadt-Palast übergeben. Der iF Design Award ist einer der renommiertesten Designpreise der Welt und wird einmal im Jahr von der unabhängigen Institution für Form und Gestaltung, der iF International Forum Design GmbH, vergeben. 132 hochrangige Design-Experten aus über 20 Ländern bildeten die Jury in diesem Jahr. Bewertet wurde nicht nur die Form, sondern das Produkt als Ganzes, mit den Hauptbewertungskriterien „Idee, Wirkung, Differenzierung, Funktion und Form“.
AFRY delivers modern Industry 4.0 digital system platform to Metsä Board Husum
Metsä Board, part of Metsä Group, has awarded AFRY an assignment to deliver a digital solution, based on AFRY’s digital system platform, integrated with internal product logistics systems for its Husum mill in Sweden.
Valmet to deliver a BioPower heat and power plant and a pretreatment BioTrac system to ORLEN Poludnie S.A. in Poland
Valmet will deliver key technology areas for ORLEN Poludnie’s S.A. planned second generation bioethanol (B2G) plant in Jedlicze, Poland. The engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) delivery includes a pretreatment BioTrac system with a capacity to process approximately 400 tons of dry straw per day, a BioPower 48 MWth lignin fired combined heat and power (CHP) plant and a Valmet DNA Automation system.
Frode Laursen cut CO2 emissions by 9% in 2021
Frode Laursen A/S
Frode Laursen’s CSR report for 2021 details a reduction in CO2 emissions for both its transport and warehouse operations while describing the ongoing efforts to achieve its goal of a 35% reduction in CO2 emissions by 2030.
PVH Europe accelerates commitment to circularity through partnership with Infinited Fiber Company
Infinited Fiber Company
PVH Europe, the headquarters of PVH Corp.’s [NYSE: PVH] European operations announces a multi-year partnership together with circular fashion technology group, Infinited Fiber Company to elevate the sustainability of products offered in Europe under PVH Corp.’s iconic Calvin Klein and TOMMY HILFIGER brands. Infinited Fiber Company uses breakthrough textile waste regeneration technology to create Infinna™, a novel textile fiber, which will first be used to craft TOMMY HILFIGER products in Europe, before scaling to Calvin Klein products. This new partnership echoes PVH Corp.’s long-term commitment to innovation, circularity, and its Forward Fashion strategy to reduce all negative impacts to zero by 2030.