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Confederation of Paper Industries disappointed that BBC tells only part of the story on paper

July 27, 2022

Speaking this afternoon, Andrew Large, Director General of CPI, said: “I’m disappointed that the BBC has chosen to present this partial and potentially misleading report on the paper industry...."Read More

Lower corrugated industry CO2 footprint announced!

July 19, 2022

FEFCO is proud to announce that the new CO2 footprint for corrugated board is 491 kgCO2e/t showing significant improvement compared to 531 kg CO2e/t in 2018 assessment.Read More

Fichtner Engineering and CPI publish analysis into the practicality of electrifying the UK Paper Ind

July 14, 2022

This report (by Fichtner Consulting Engineering) takes a detailed look at the technical issues associated with providing upgraded connections from the electricity grid to the mill if mills were to decarbonise by switching from gas to electricity forRead More

CPI publishes commemorative 150th anniversary edition of its Annual Review for 2021/22

July 8, 2022

This special anniversary edition marks the 150th Anniversary of the organisation, which dates back to the founding of the Paper Makers’ Association of Great Britain and Ireland on 29th October 1872.Read More

Scientific study breaks stereotypes on reusable packaging

June 15, 2022

It is now scientifically proven that reuse should be considered on a case-by-case basis as it is not always the best environmental option.Read More

Corrugated board packaging is Fit for the Future

May 25, 2022

FEFCO welcomed 250 participants at its Summit in Amsterdam (18-20 May), at this occasion the association celebrated its 70 years anniversary.Read More

EIUG calls on Government to rethink its approach on industrial energy and carbon costs

May 17, 2022

EIUG highlights the underlying issues in the energy and carbon systems that are giving rise to a competitive disadvantage for UK energy intensive industries (EIIs).Read More

New Global Partnership Announced at World Forestry Congress

May 4, 2022

The United Nations Forum on Forests (UNFF) Secretariat and the International Council of Forest and Paper Associations (ICFPA) announced a new partnership that will make ICFPA the focal of the forest sector globallyRead More

Cornwall Insight and CPI publishes analysis into the economic practicality of electrification

February 17, 2022

CPI has updated the UK Pulp & Paper Sector Decarbonisation Roadmap, taking into account new policy changes and the latest research into decarbonisation technologies.Read More

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