Lucart fires up new tissue machine at Porcari mill

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29 Nov 2018 − 

Toscotec-supplied TM 12 is geared for an annual production capacity of 35,000 t of tissue.

Italy's tissue paper and products manufacturer Lucart has fired up its new tissue machine TM 12 at the company's site in Porcari. The Toscotec-supplied tissue machine has a web width of 2,85 m and can produce 35,000 tpy of virgin and recovered fibre based tissue.

The TM 12 replaced an existing paper machine that used to produce machine-glazed (MG) kraft paper for flexible packagin. According to Lucart, the new tissue machine will be "dedicated to premium products, with higher bulk and superior hand feel."

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