YFY Paper Mfg. Co. Starts Up Voith-supplied Packaging Paper Machine

Jan. 20, 2014 - Voith Paper said that a paper machine, PM 3, that it supplied to YFY Paper Mfg. Co. Ltd., has successfully started-up in Yangzhou, China.

PM 3 produces packaging paper with an annual production capacity of 450,000 metric tons, which will mainly be used for food packaging.

According to Voith, PM 3 uses less electricity and water by 20% and 12%, respectively, per ton of paper it produces compared to traditional paper machines.

PM 3 is also the first machine in China to produce paper from 100% domestically recovered paper, Voith added.

Voith Paper, a division of the Voith Group, offers new machines for the production of graphic papers, board and packaging grades, specialty or tissue papers. The company also offers rebuilds, and pulp and paper related products and services. For additional information, visit www.voithpaper.com.