Phoenix Paper starts Kentucky mill

Phoenix Paper Wickliffe LLC said it successfully restarted operations of the Wickliffe, Kentucky paper mill formerly owned and operated by Verso Paper. The first roll of bleached hardwood pulp was… This content is accessible to…


BIR speakers optimistic about paper recycling

Short-term pain should give way to longer-term gain for the paper recycling industry, according to presenters at this week’s convention of the Bureau of International Recycling (BIR), held in Singapore.… This content is accessible to…




New recycled containerboard mill planned for New York

The development of a new 330,000 ton-per-year recycled containerboard mill has been announced for Rensselaer, N.Y., south of Albany. The Hudson Valley Paperboard Project was announced by CorrVentures LLC (CVL),… This content is accessible to…


New Orleans will curtail some recycling

New Orleans’ curbside recycling program will continue, but some items, like juice boxes, milk cartons and some plastics will be eliminated from the collection, the city announced today. Recently, Metro Services Group, one of the…



Covington will continue to recycle paper

Earlier this week, the city of Lexington, Ky. announced a suspension of its paper recycling program. About 90 miles away, the city of Covington, Ky. – just across the Ohio River from Cincinnati, emphasized today…