WMU Fiber Recycling Course

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Save the Date—Aug. 7–9, 2018

Learning Objectives

Individuals taking this course should leave with the following understanding:

  • Recycled Fiber market trends and outlook — local and global
  • Fiber recovery and properties/usage by grade
  • Unit operations for contaminant removal and recycled stock preparation
    • Pulping
    • Screening
    • Cleaning
    • Installation and troubleshooting
  • An in-depth look at WMU's repulpability and recyclability protocols
  • Stickies characterization and elimination strategies
  • Drying of coated paper and paperboard and impacts on quality
  • Waste paper collection (MRF) trends and equipment
  • Sustainability — Who/what is driving? What is the goal?
  • Paper mill leaders roundtable
  • Recyclable barrier coatings outlook
  • Latest technology in recycled fiber chemistry

Please let us know if you would like registration information once it is available.