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$47M Settlement Reached in Deadly Loy-Lange Box Co. Boiler Explosion

A settlement worth more than $47 million has been reached more than two years after a boiler near Soulard exploded, killing four people and hurting three others. A press release from The Simon Law Firm said it is a global settlement between all of the…

Sappi to Present Papers and Packaging Solutions at FachPack 2019

Environmentally friendly packaging is a hot topic worldwide. Sappi, a company that describes itself as a pioneer in the field of innovative and sustainable packaging solutions for years, will present its latest innovations at Stand 9-260 at FachPack i…

Worker Dies From Late June Explosion at Facility in NW Louisiana

A northwest Louisiana coroner says a 43-year-old man has died of injuries from an industrial explosion late last month. The Caddo Parish Coroner’s Office says Jonathan Hall of the DeSoto Parish town of Stonewall died early Tuesday at Ochsner LSU Healt…

Is TNT’S Customised Courier Box the Future of Packaging?

Whilst there remains growing cynicism concerning climate change and recycling across the globe, there’s no doubt that packaging waste remains a key environmental concern in the modern age. In 2016, a whopping 170kg of packaging waste was generate…

Batavia High School Graduate Madilyn Flandermeyer Wins the Georgia-Pacific Scholarship

Madilyn Flandermeyer, a recent graduate of Batavia High School in Batavia, has been selected as a recipient of a Georgia-Pacific Foundation Employees’ Children Scholarship. Madilyn is the daughter of John and Kathryn Flandermeyer. Mr. Flandermeyer is …