U.S. boxboard production increased in January

Total U.S. monthly boxboard production increased 4.1 percent in January when compared to January 2018, the American Forest & Paper Association (AF&PA) said today. According to AF&PA’s monthly U.S. Boxboard… This content is accessible to…




Most city recyclables end up in a landfill

Nogales, Ariz. residents who sort their waste into trash and recycling are not having the environmental impact they might hope for – the city’s long-troubled recycling program is now sending nearly all recyclable materials to…


Virginia county to phase out recycling

The Washington County (Va.) Department of Solid Waste will no longer provide a recycling program for residents because it doesn’t have a place to take its recyclables. The county previously contracted with Tri-Cities Waste Paper, which…



Truckers threaten shutdown over ELD mandate

Announcing that the electronic logging device (ELD) mandate has pushed them too far, groups of truck drivers are threatening to shut down their engines on April 12. It’s unclear how… This content is accessible to…



IP laments reduced containerboard exports

The North American industrial packaging business and domestic box demand remains strong, but International Paper‘s first quarter industrial packaging sector is expected to see lagging revenue because of lower containerboard… This content is accessible to…


Georgia-Pacific to exit communication papers business

Georgia-Pacific is exiting the communication papers business following an assessment of its long-term competitive position in a declining market, the company said. As a result, the company will permanently shut… This content is accessible to…