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wood pulp

A soft form of cellulose, derived from wood or cotton, used as a food additive. Humans cannot digest it.
See also: pulp
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Sappi Limited is a global leader in paper, paper pulp and dissolving wood pulp solutions, Sappi Limited (SAP - listed and in the Top 40 on the JSE), is headquartered in Johannesburg, South Africa; has over 12,000 employees; manufacturing operations on three continents, in seven countries (nine mills in Europe, three mills in America and four mills in South Africa) and customers in over 150 countries worldwide.
Wood pulp is an abundant, renewable lignocellulosic fibrous material.
This article aims to discuss China's wood pulp and recovered paper imports during the past two decades.
Following on from this, a second important trend is the increased use of wood pulp and cotton in flushable wipes.
Adell Plastics has introduced a new line of maleic anhydride-modified polyolefins for use as compatibilizers: EK-10-MAH maleic anhydride-modified polypropylene is recommended for coupling of glass and other fillers in polypropylene composites; KK-10-MAH maleic anhydride-modified HDPE is recommended for coupling of glass, wood pulp, and other fillers in HDPE composites.
Biotre Film is composed of 60% (by weight) biodegradable materials made from renewable resources such as wood pulp. Based on previous tests, biodegradation will take on average several months in a backyard composter.
US paper maker Central National-Gottesman Inc announced today that its European subsidiary, Central National-Gottesman Europe GmbH, had acquired an 80% stake inA Turkish wood pulp and packaging materials supplier Tradera.
The Georgia Port Authority (GPA) announced that it experienced 16.3 percent container volume growth in February 2011, with additional impressive gains in automobiles, machinery, and wood pulp. "Our ports are critical to Georgia's continued economic recovery," said Governor Nathan Deal.
The development of crisp bags made out of cellulose from wood pulp had created "crackly" bags that would potentially put off consumers but the company is looking at using old peelings for packaging.
(ADPnews) - Jun 10, 2010 - Austrian plant engineering group Andritz AG (WBAG:ANDR) announced today it received an order for around EUR 40 million (USD 48m) from Chilean wood pulp maker CMPC Celulosa SA.
NatureFlex[TM] NM is a unique cellulose-based film, manufactured from renewable wood pulp and metallised in-house.
The trials also showed that mixing the Ingeo melt-blown fibre with wood pulp or viscose greatly enhanced the material's absorption, making it suitable for a broad range of performance wipes.