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The benefits of paper

12 February 2019, Published under Cement News

A comparative study by the Swedish research institute RISE on behalf of the European Paper Sack Research Group (ESG) has found that the carbon footprint of paper cement sacks is 2.5 times lower than the footprint of form-fill-seal polyethylene bags. By CEPI Eurokraft, Sweden, & Eurosac, France. Paper sacks have a significantly-smaller carbon footprint The study by RISE Innventia, commissioned by the European Paper Sack Research Group (a collaboration between CEPI Eurokraft and E...

From Equator to Pole

01 November 2013, Published under Cement News

Kraft paper used in the production of cement bags has to be ready to withstand a range of operating environments – from hot and humid weather conditions to cold, dry surroundings at higher latitudes. After the successful implementation of Mondi’s Advantage Select sack kraft paper in the two-ply cement bags used in Asia and Africa, the company was ready to tackle a challenge at the other end of the climatic spectrum: the inhospitable Antarctic environment. By Mondi Kraft Paper, Austria. ...