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PAPERWEEK FLASH The Annual Conference of the
Canadian Pulp and Paper Industry
December 18, 2015

What to expect in the technical sessions at PaperWeek

On top of its keynotes and dedicated tracks on Management, Safety, Market Pulp, Packaging, Reliability, Tissue and the Converting industry, PaperWeek will continue to feature an impressive line-up of technical presentations on key pulp & paper processes, with sessions on Bleaching, Mechanical Pulping, Kraft Pulping, Papermaking, Dissolving Pulp and Environment.

Have a look at the technical sessions program:

PaperWeek Technical Sessions


Extraction Stage Optimization for Lowest D0Eop Combined Stages Costs;
Improved Steady-State Model for Chlorine Dioxide Brightening;
Impact on Fiberline When Adding New Brown Stock Washers;
Novel Evaluation of New Antifoam Technology in Brown Stock Washing;
Eop Stage;
Online Quality Measurements are the Key to Understanding and Optimizing your Fiberline;
Enzymatic Bleaching;
Bleach Plant Effluent Fibre Filters

Mechanical Pulping

Peroxide Optimization Program at Port Hawkesbury Paper Mill;
Fibre cutting in low consistency refining;
Improved refining energy efficiency in thermo-mechanical pulping;
Study on alkaline oxygen treatment of high freeness TMP pulp;
Long fibres chemical treatment and how it affects the development of fibres during refining;
Energy Reduction for TMP and Mill Implementation;
The interstate screening project at Grenada;
Chip refining at higher specific energy.

Papermaking Technology

Energy Savings at the Paper Machine Dryer Hood;
Advancements In Glyoxalated Polyacrylamide Technologies for the Production of Recycled Board;
Improving Runnability on Grade Changes without Loss in Sheet Properties;
Development and Optimization of High and Low Temperature Water Based Defoamers for Paper Machines.


Fly ash as an adsorbent for lignocelluloses of pulping spent liquors;
Respirometric tests for prediction of toxic effects in the effluent treatment plant and drainages optimization;
Online Total Reduced Sulphur Monitoring and Diagnosis Tool;
Microbiological auditing and control – a new and powerful approach to controlling problem organisms.

Dissolving Pulp

Characterization of dissolving pulp swelling;
Biotreatment process and membrane fractionation of dissolving pulp pre-hydrolysis liquor;
Surface Modification of Regenerated Cellulose for Textile Yarn Based Apparel Applications.
Alkaline Pulping

Lime Consumption at AV Nackawic to Improve Overall Lime Recovery;
New Monitoring & Control System for Recovery Boiler Leak Indication and Boiler Water Chemistry;
Revival of a 40 year old drying line to compete in today’s market;
Data-Driven Optimization of Black Liquor Recovery Boiler Performance.

Look out for the complete PaperWeek Program Preview coming shortly!








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