ST Tissue Converting IP's Franklin, Va. Mill for Tissue Making

Aug. 7, 2012 (The Tidewater News) - Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell announced that Tak Investments would invest $60 million to establish a recycled tissue plant at International Paperís Franklin, Virginia (USA) mill.

The company subsidiary, ST Tissue, will recycle waste paper into tissue for napkins and towels and will create 85 jobs. Virginia competed against Wisconsin for the project.

ST Tissue Vice President Sahil Tak said the company is about midway through converting its portion of the mill and plans to begin operating by late September or early October.

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