Sunday, June 12, 2005

Sateri to boost pulp capacity

Pulp and Paper International
May 2005 Vol. 47 No. 5, page 9
Sateri to boost pulp capacity
Sateri International has unveiled further details of its plans to install a new dissolving pulp line at its Bahia Pulp mill in the camacard Petrochemical complex, Bahia state.
The company plans to pick suppliers for the 250,000 tonne/yr line between July and December. Teh investment will enable the firm to produce high-grade dissolving pulp for specialized market segments. The project is scheduled for completion on July 1, 2007. Jaakko Pöyry wrapped upa feasibility study on the scheme in July last year.
Sateri International is an affiliate of Singapore-based RGM International, the parent company of Asia Pacific Resources International (APRIL).

Friday, June 03, 2005

APRIL's New Road Threatens Natural Forest in Kampar Peninsula

Friday, May 27, 2005
APRIL's New Road Threatens Natural Forest in Kampar Peninsula.

New investigations by Eyes on the Forest reveal continued forest destruction in APRIL's concession area. At least 216 hectare of natural peat swamp forest have recently been opened and have brought illegal loggers and squatters to the area... Read more >>