February 2001

Topics & Information

 Functional Control of Paper by Surface Sizing Agents             Norihiko Nishimura...(1)

 Glossing Properties of Engineered Kaolin
                       R. W. Wygany, R. R. Iyer, D. O. Cummings and Akio Okagawa...(8)

 New Modified Starch for Surface Size Press                      Mitsuo Ishida...(16)

 A Study on Blistering Resistance of Coated Paper
           Nobuhiro Matsuda, Fumihisa Miyajima, Shigeo Yamanaka and Yoshiaki Zama...(22)

 New Visual Inspection System of Paper-Build“Wipe-Out a Defects”System By
   TECHNOS Active-Sensing 3010 H-                         Yoshiro Yamada...(29)

 A New Emulsion Type Defoamer for Paper Making Process             Toshio Ishida...(34)

 The Insulation Check and Estimation of the Rest of motor's Life for
   Paper and Pulp Equipment                              Hiroki Matsunaga...(39)

 Experience in Use of GREENOXTM Process in Delignification of Kraft Pulps
                                   A. Paren, J. Jakara and Manabu Kodama...(45)

 Rewritable Thermal Recording Media using Leuco Dye               Naomasa Koike...(52)

Introduction of Research Laboratories

 Laboratory of Biomass Conversion, Wood Research Institute,          Kyoto University...(58)

Technical Report

 Improvement of Dimensional Stability of Paper in a Drying Process...(Third Report)
  -The Cross-directional Characteristics of Paper for the Commercial
    Paper Machine and the Printing Problem-
     Hiroaki Kuno, Makio Hasuike, Setsuo Suzuki, Masakazu Akatsuka and Kazuhito Ohhira...(61)

Research Report

 Elastic Bending Analysis for Plate of Single-Wall Corrugated Fiberboard
   -On Supporting Edges and under Uniform Concentration Load of Point or Area
     range at Plate Center-            Satoru Matsushima and Shigeo Matsushima...(73)

 Interaction between Latex and Starch in Coatings during Drying Atsushi
                              Ikeda, Toshiharu Enomae and Fumihiko Onabe...(82)

Committee report                                                ...(03)

Essay on Intellectual Property                                        ...(57)

Coffee break                                                   ...(60)

Papyrus                                                      ...(90)

Industry News...(Domestic and International)                               ...(92)

List of Titles in Foreign Journals Received by JAPAN TAPPI                   ...(100)

List of Patents issued and Laid-open Publication                           ...(102)

Price list of Domestic Logs and Wood Chips by District                       ...(110)

Wholesale Price list of Papers at Tokyo Trade Center                        ...(111)

Other Monthly Statistics                                          ...(113)

News from the Association                                         ...(115)