Canadian Packaging


  • Fewer newspapers but more packaging in Ontario households

    November 14, 2018 by John Mullinder

    The generation of printed paper that ends up in Ontario homes has fallen.

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    Cascades sells fine papers interests

    July 3, 2014 by Canadian Packaging Staff

    Rolland Enterprises purchases Cascades fine paper activities in Quebec for $39.5-million.

  • Foodservice paper demand to reach 1.5 million tones by 2016

    March 11, 2014 by Canadian Packaging Staff

    Specialty paper market expected to offer long term stability and attractive pricing for those considering entering sector.

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    Paper is not dead

    January 14, 2014 by Canadian Packaging Staff

    Despite people plotting the end of paper, evidence abounds that paper has a great future.

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    Recycled water-proof paper? Yes

    March 15, 2013 by Canadian Packaging Staff

    Teijin develops eco-friendly wet-strong printing paper made 100 per cent with recycled polyester derived from used PET bottles.

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    Atlantic Packaging to open its Whitby Ontario Mill

    November 14, 2012 by Canadian Packaging Staff

    Upgraded mill will become first high-performance lightweight recycled paper mill in North America.

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    Evonik acquires hydrogen peroxide plant in Ontario

    December 8, 2011 by Canadian Packaging Staff

    German company takes over Kemira Chemicals Canada to supplement cellulose and paper industry concerns.

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    Packaging worth the paper to print on

    August 15, 2011 by Sarah Harper

    Checkout – Canadian Packaging – June 2011

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    Sonoco boasts best Q1 results

    April 26, 2011 by Canadian Packaging Staff

    Diversified global packaging manufacturer has strongest ever first quarter results in 2011.

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    Cascades sells mill in France

    February 23, 2011 by Canadian Packaging Staff

    Cascades Inc., a global leader in the recovery of recyclable materials and the manufacturing of green packaging and tissue paper products and headquartered in Kingsey Falls, Que., announced on February 18, 2011 that it had reached an agreement with OpenGate Capital, a private equity firm, for the sale of its Norampac Avot-Vallée mill to be completed on March 1, 2011.

  • Unilever Wants Only Green Paper Packaging

    July 8, 2010 by Canadian Packaging Staff

    With a portfolio encompassing some 400 brands in 14 categories including home, personal care and food products, Unilever has committed to sourcing sustainable paper packaging materials. Unilever’s plan is to work with its suppliers to ensure that by 2015 it

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    Paper industry readies for rebound

    June 24, 2010 by

    After losing more than $5 billion over the past seven years, Canada’s battered paper industry will return to profitability by 2011. The Conference Board of Canada made this prediction late last month. The Conference Board predicted the industry will lose

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    California Dreaming of No Plastic Bags

    June 4, 2010 by Canadian Packaging Staff

    The State of California seeks to become the first to ban plastic shopping bags via the AB 1988 bill that still needs to pass the state Senate. The cities of San Francisco and Oakland have already banned plastic bag use,

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    Biosensor Paper Detects Toxins

    October 23, 2009 by Canadian Packaging Staff

    In conjunction with its three-day annual scientific conference, Sentinel Bioactive Paper Network recently publicly demonstrated to media and industry partners its Canadian developed bioactive paper sensors using printing technology developed by one of their industrial partners FUJIFILM Dimatix. The team

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