Implementing new technologies

Challenges

What are the problems faced by the industry in this area?
Declining availability of suitable fibre
High costs of chemicals and energy
Maximizing production while maintaining uniform quality

Actions

What does FPInnovations do to address the challenges?
Integrate new sensor technology for multi-species applications to improve fibre utilization and yield
Apply innovative controls and optimized unit operation for pulp mills
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Enhance process efficiency for key high-yield pulp (HYP), chemimechanical pulp (CMP), and thermomechanical pulp (TMP) drying processes

Goals & Impacts

What are the goals to reach and what are the impacts on members?
Commercialize chip analyzer with full capabilities exploited by 2020
Improve yield or quality through advanced digester control by the end of 2020
Demonstrate a CMP for new packaging grades
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