August 2001

Pulp II

 How Can We Improve the Pulp Yield?                       Gyosuke Meshitsuka...(1)

 Overview of Mechanical Pulps                              Takanori Miyanishi...(7)

 State of Arts for Bleach Plant Effluent Closure                    Makoto Iwasaki...(16)

 Biomechanical Pulping and Biobleaching Using White Rot Fungus IZU-154 Tomoaki Nishida...(32)

 Cluster Rule and the Impact on American Paper Industry               Toru Taguchi...(44)

 The Evaluation of Pulp and Paper Mill Effluents Using Biological Assessment
                                               Norihisa Tatarazako...(52)

Topics & Information

 Progressive System Closure:A Canadian Perspective Michael Paleologou, Talat ahmood,
                                        Ronald Voss and Richard Berry...(62)

 Decomposition of Biological Waste Sludge by Thermophilic Bacteria-S-TE process-
   (Solubilization by Thermophilic Enzyme)                    Susumu Hasegawa...(81)

 Environmental Care of Silicones for Release Coating
   -Technical Trend of Solventless Silicone-                     Tadashi Nagata...(88)

 Functionality Sheet Applications for Electronics Materials            Takanori Suzuki...(94)

Introduction of Research Laboratories(24)

 Laboratory of Bioresources Chemistry, Department of Forest and Fores Products Sciences,
   Faculty of Agriculture,                             KYUSHU UNIVERSITY...(104)

Research Report

 Development of Super Water-absorbent from Cellulosic Materials...(Part 2)
   -Properties and Structure of Water Absorbent-  Yuehua Xiao and Gyosuke Meshitsuka...(106)

 Stress Analysis of Anisotropic Tensile Elastic Deformation
   Formulation for Single and Double Walled Corrugated Fiberboards
                      Shigeo Matsushima, Tadashi Yano and Satoru Matsushima...(114)

Pulp and Paper Mills in Japan(5)

 -Iwanuma Mill, Daishowa Paper Mfg. Co., Ltd-Daishowa Paper Mfg. Co., Ltd.          ...(124)

Committee report                                                ...(03)

Coffee break                                                  ...(103)

Papyrus                                                      ...(130)

Industry News...(Domestic and International)                               ...(134)

List of Titles in Foreign Journals Received by JAPAN TAPPI                   ...(143)

List of Patents issued and Laid-open Publication                           ...(145)

Price list of Domestic Logs and Wood Chips by District                       ...(155)

Wholesale Price list of Papers at Tokyo Trade Center                        ...(156)

Other Monthly Statistics                                           ...(158)

News from the Association                                         ...(160)