September 21, 2012



Dr. Przem Pruszynski
Nalco An Ecolab Company


Wet End Chemistry 2012 - 5 Webinars Series

PAPTAC is pleased to announce a series of 5 webinars on Wet End Chemistry, under the leadership of Przemyslaw Pruszynski, Global Technical Specialist - Paper Chemistry at Nalso, An Ecolab Company:

Oct. 19, 2012 / 1:00-2:30 pm ET: Wet End Chemistry – fundamentals
Oct. 26, 2012 / 1:00-2:30 pm ET: Wet End Chemistry – retention programs
Nov. 16, 2012 / 1:00-2:30 pm ET: Managing Extractives – how to operate cleaner paper machine
Nov. 23, 2012 / 1:00-2:30 pm ET: Mechanical Grades of Paper – stability
Dec. 3, 2012 / 1:00-2:30 pm ET: Understanding compatibility of chemical applications

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Job Announcement Service

The “Job Announcement Service” section of PAPTAC’s Website provides members priority access to local and national job offers in the pulp and paper industry. This section is updated as soon as a new job announcement is submitted to us. Simply click on the job posting you are interested in to read the details, and directly send your resume to the contact person.

You wish to post a job offer on PAPTAC’s Website? This feature is another benefit for PAPTAC Sustaining Members and Member mills, which have the opportunity to post as many job offers as they want for the time they need. Send us all the information at in order to update the section with the position you need to fill.

Click here to acces the jobservice section

ISWFPC Call for Papers

We invite researchers around the world to the 17th ISWFPC in Vancouver, BC, Canada to present their work on new fundamental and applied knowledge in the chemistry utilization & processing of wood and lignocellulosic fibres.

Dates & deadlines
Abstract submission: October 1st 2012 Notification of acceptance: December 1st 2012
Manuscripts: March 1st 2013

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