July 18, 2013



J-FOR Vol 2 No 6 now available on-line

Patrice Mangin
Guest Editor

PAPTAC is pleased to bring you a special issue focussing on Nanotechnology, with selected papers from the 2012 TAPPI International Conference on Nanotechnology for Renewable Materials, hosted in Montreal, QC, Canada and co-sponsored by PAPTAC.

The Journal of Science & Technology for Forest Products and Processes is PAPTAC's new flagship publication, incorporating high-quality peer-reviewed papers dealing with the technology and science of traditional and emerging areas that are pertinent to the forest industry.

Click here to access J-FOR online

Recap PAPTAC Biorefinery Course   Pulp Screening Webinar
The first-ever PAPTAC Professional Development course "Designing the Forest Biorefinery" was held 9-11 June 2013 at the Sheraton Vancouver Wall Center in Vancouver, and was a great success. The 3-day biorefinery course targeted forestry company decision-making, and 19 expert faculty from across North America pitched-in to share their biorefinery experience with 6 different forest product companies and other industry professionals.
Click here for the full review

The Paper Machine Technology Community (PMTC) will hold a webinar on September 24, 2013 / 13:00 - 13:45 ET. This webinar entitled ''Pulp Screening: Operation and Optimization'', will be presented by Robert Gooding – Aikawa Fiber Technologies, and focus on the basics of screen operation and mill strategies to optimize screen performance.
Click here for details and registration

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