KapStone Paper And Packaging Reports Minor Fire At Longview Mill

April 16, 2014 - KapStone Paper and Packaging said that its Longview Washington mill experienced a minor fire in one of its paper machines on April 13.

The company said the fire was quickly contained resulting in no injuries and overall damage of less than $10,000. Production on the machine was resumed rapidly.

Headquartered in Northbrook, Illinois, KapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation is the fifth largest producer of containerboard and corrugated packaging products and is the largest kraft paper producer in the United States. The Company is the parent company of KapStone Kraft Paper Corporation and KapStone Container Corporation which includes four paper mills and 22 converting plants, respectively, across the US. To learn more, please visit: www.kapstonepaper.com

SOURCE: KapStone Paper and Packaging Corp.