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newsprint

low grade paper used for newspapers. Old newspapers are fed to cattle as an alternative roughage and may occasionally be ingested by dogs. Significant amounts of lead are accumulated in tissues; no cases of poisoning have been recorded in cattle, though it has been recorded in dogs.
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Abon earlier said the agencys recommendation could no longer be overturned by the DTI, which was mandated by law to issue an order imposing a definitive safeguard duty on imported newsprint.
Catalyst said North American demand for newsprint continued to decline in 2013 and that North American shipments were down 9.
In addition, newsprint production at Varkaus is not competitive enough because it relies on less-competitive virgin fibre, the availability of wood raw material in Finland is not stable and the mill is far away from most of its customers and main markets.
Another relative improvement in July was in newsprint mill operating rates.
Norske Skog is also reducing the newsprint production for the second half of 2007 by 70,000 tonnes.
All in all, the global newsprint market is fairly solid.
Newsprint in the past 130 years has been made largely from mechanical pulp, which is produced when wood chips are ground into fibers.
The production of newsprint rose substantially as the press had been able to utilize and enjoy the long lost freedom of the press.
We have an open investigation into the possibility of anticompetitive actions in the newsprint industry," Justice spokeswoman Jennifer Rose said on Feb.
Newsprint, you may recall, is that somewhat unpredictable and major operating cost (about 20 percent of all costs on average) that allowed newspaper profits to soar from 1992 through 1994, ate up profits in 1995, then helped profits soar again in 1996.
Avenor is one of the leaders in newsprint recycling.
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