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Resolute Tissue Launches Recycled Tissue Line

Resolute Tissue has introduced its Green Heritage line of 100 percent recycled tissue products. The new product line targets the at-home market. The Green Heritage product line is manufactured with recycled pulp from Resolute’s Fairmont, West Virginia, deinking pulp mill, which allows for precise control of the entire production process, ensuring cost-competitiveness and consistent quality, […]

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Resolute Forest Products Arm Unveils Green Heritage Line

Business arm of Resolute Forest Products Inc. RFP, Atlas Tissue, recently rolled out the Green Heritage branded recycled tissue products for consumers of the at-home market. The move is sync with the company’s innovation growth trajectory and is anticipated to boost its competency in the industry. Over the last one month, Resolute Forest Products’ shares […]

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Resolute Acquires Atlas Paper for $156M

Resolute Forest Products Inc., Montreal, has announced its acquisition of Atlas Paper Holdings Inc., a manufacturer of tissue products based in Miami, for $156 million. “This is a step-change acquisition that provides us with an immediate position in the multibillion-dollar North American consumer tissue market,” says Richard Garneau, president and chief executive officer of Resolute […]

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Miami Toilet and Tissue Paper Manufacturer Sold for $156M

Miami-based Atlas Paper Holdings, a producer of toilet and tissue paper, was acquired for $156 million by Resolute Forest Products. The Montreal-based company (NYSE: RFP) bought Atlas Paper from Peak Rock Capital, of Austin, Texas. It was owned by Peak Rock Capital since 2013. “This is a step-change acquisition that provides us with an immediate […]

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Atlas Paper Mills LLC

Some companies have only recently jumped on the green bandwagon, but Atlas Paper Mills LLC has long embraced sustainability practices. The Miami-based company has manufactured recycled, environmentally preferable tissue products since the early 1980s. The products are made of recycled fiber and without the use of chlorine or chlorine derivatives. “Our company’s papermaking doesn’t use […]

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Atlas Paper Mills Merges with Atlas Southeast Papers

Atlas Paper Mills, LLC announced on Dec. 15 that it has completed a merger with Atlas Southeast Papers, LLC (“Atlas Southeast”), forming a leading multi-facility integrated manufacturer of tissue paper products. The combined company will be known as Atlas Paper Holdings, Inc. (“Atlas Paper” or the “Company”). Affiliates of Peak Rock Capital, an Austin, Texas […]

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Atlas Paper Mills Acquires Accurate Paper Recycling

Atlas Paper Mills, a manufacturer of tissue products based in Miami, has acquired Accurate Paper Recycling, a large, independent commercial paper recycling firm based in Tampa, Florida. In addition to recycling services, Accurate provides document destruction services. Its customer base includes commercial printers, manufacturing facilities and records retention centers. Atlas, which supplies private label and […]

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Bathroom Tissue Gets Even More Eco-Friendly

Most toilet paper available today for the away-from-home market includes most, if not all, recycled content. While the percentage of pre and post consumer recycled content in bathroom tissue can vary by brand and supplier, the good news is that, whether pre or post consumer material, the use of recycled fiber keeps it out of […]

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