PTS News 01/2024: We for paper - PTS Network Day 2024

Cover story: We for paper - PTS Network Day 2024

As well as:

  • TomoBale - a possible further development of the technical incoming goods inspection of recyclable waste paper using CT scans
  • EL-Cat project completion - novel power-to-X approach based on graphite paper cathodes in AEM electrolysis for the sustainable conversion of CO2 to CO
  • Adhesive strength testing - modernization of the corrugated board adhesive strength measuring device (WKM) developed at PTS

…and much more.

PTS News 01/2024 DE (PDF, 3.1 MB)

(temporarily only available in German)

PTS News 02/2023: We inspire people for paper

Cover story:  We inspire people for paper - training and further education for skilled workers & promoting young talent at PTS

Furthermore:

  • Scientifically based predictions about the creasing behavior of corrugated board
  • Reuse of aramid fibers through material recycling
  • Project launch FOMOP - climate-neutral paper production
  • Will researchers soon be redundant thanks to AI?

as well as other interesting topics.

PTS News 02/2023 (PDF, 3.4 MB)

(currently available only in German)

PTS News 01/2023: EU Packaging and Packaging Waste Regulation (PPWR)

Cover story: EU Packaging and Packaging Waste Regulation – Mastering challenges with PTS research and services

Furthermore:

  • Paper technical ceramic components for sustainable thermal processes
  • BPA - EFSA Reassessment 2023 and Impact on Food Contact Papers
  • Together around the globe with Mpact & Fiber Circle
  • Inorganic Paper Finishing Based on Geopolymer – "Geopolymerstrich"
  • Miscanthus in papermaking
  • Analysis of the manufacture date of paper

and other interesting articles.

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PTS News 02/2021: 70 Years PTS

  • Titelthema: Thinking 70 years ahead … Perspectives in paper research
  • Dimensional stability in inkjet printing
  • Ageing processes and their impact on ink-jet printability of folding boxboard
  • Paperonics – printed electronics for smart packaging

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PTS News 01/2021: Sustainable packaging: Paper has it. Research makes it possible.

  • Cover story: Sustainable packaging: Paper has it. Research makes it possible.
  • Single Use Plastics – the regulatory framework (page 20)
  • PTS is a member of the 4evergreen initiative (page 22)
  • 30th PTS Coating Symposium 2021: Functional coatings for fibre based packaging (

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PTS News 02/2020: “New normality” for PTS – Challenges, actions & proposals

  • Cover topic: “New normality” for PTS – Challenges, actions & proposals
  • “FibrePlast”: Manufacture of papers with thermoplastic properties (page 7)
  • Early warning system for production disturbances in the paper machine (page 18)
  • New testing equipment in PTS: thermographic camera system (page 24)

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PTS News 01/2020: Bioeconomy: Papermaking additives based on renewable resources

  • Cover topic: Bioeconomy: Papermaking additives based on renewable resources
  • Latest news from research: PTS Research Database becomes AIbased Cognitive Search (Page 07)
  • Service & technology: Voith and PTS set a new standard for the detection of stickies
    and nonstickies (Page 21)
  • Advanced training: Online formats & event highlights in 2020 & 2021 (Page 30)

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