All Blog Posts about ‘Pulp and Paper’

Waste to Value: Reusing Paper Sludge in the Fertilizer Industry

This article was authored by:

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Paper Sludge in the Fertilizer Industry

Despite growing digitization, the pulp and paper industry remains healthy, with new and alternative applications displacing demand for declining products.  The processing of pulp and paper products yields a significant amount of waste in the form of sludge, collectively referred to as pulp and paper Continue reading →

 

Photo of the Week: Agglomerated Waste Paper Sludge

This article was co-authored by:

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Chris Kozicki
Agglomeration Expert

Agglomerated Waste Paper Sludge

This week’s photo shows waste paper sludge after it has been agglomerated and dried. This waste paper sludge comes from a paper recycling plant after having gone through processing to be reintroduced into the paper making process. Considered a waste, the paper fibers are too Continue reading →

 

Photo of the Week: Waste Paper Sludge

This article was co-authored by:

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Nick Reckinger
Organic Fertilizer Expert

Waste Paper Sludge

This week’s photo comes from a plant FEECO built for a company looking to turn waste paper fibers into products for consumer use. The raw material shown, obtained through the county’s recycling center, is waste paper sludge, leftover from the paper recycling process, and contains Continue reading →

 

Waste to Value: Paper Waste to Value-Added Lawncare Products

This article was authored by:

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Encap: waste to value added products

In spite of the ever-growing electronic revolution, the demand for paper products is still increasing. Along with this demand comes a lot of waste. According to CleanUp.org.au, Australians send 1.9 million tonnes of paper to landfills each year, most of which could be recycled. ENCAP Continue reading →

 


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