October 2001


 Promotion of Corporate Environmental Performance Evaluation       Motoyuki Kumakura...(3)

 Life Cycle Assessment in Pulp and Paper Industry                   Toru Katsura...(10)

 Carbon Sink Issues under the Kyoto Protocol-Negotiation at COP6 and Science-
                                                Yoshiki Yamagata...(18)

 Legal System for Closed-loop Economy and the Law for Promotion of
   Effective Use of Resources                               Koji Kobayashi...(27)

 The Future Opportunities and Problems in the New Target of Waste Paper Utilization in Japan
                                                  Tsukasa Nisogi...(37)

 Trace Analysis of Dioxins Related to Pulp and Paper Mills and Evaluation of the Results
                                                    Shogo Kachi...(45)

Topics & Information

 Report of 2001 TAPPI International Environmental, Health & Safety Conference and Exhibit
         Hiroshi Ohi, Kunitaka Toyofuku, Tetsuo Aoyagi, Hiroshi Araki and Toru Taguchi...(54)

 1999 Statistics on Industrial Residuals and their Utilization by Pulp & Paper Mills in Japan
   Environmental Technology Committee, JAPAN TAPPI,Industrial Wastes Committee,
   Japan Paper Association,Environmental Protection Committee,
   Japan Paper Association                                         ...(63)

 A Report of 2001...(68th)Pulp and Paper Research Conference Wood Science Committee,
   JAPAN TAPPI                                                ...(70)

 The instance of operation of the High Temperature Induction Heated Jacket Roll for Paper
   Calender in Oversea Countries-For Soft Calender & Hard Nip Calender-
                                                Kazuhiro Fujimoto...(87)

 Synthetic Solution for Pulp and Paper Mills Peter J. Weis, Stephen
                                 W. Eliot, Satoshi Takano and Takashi Kasai...(96)

 Introduction of Research Laboratories(25)Laboratory of Chemical Utilization of Cell
   Constituents, Department of Applied Bioorganic Chemistry, Division of Utilization
   of Biological Resources, Faculty of Agriculture, GIFU UNIVERSITY              ...(102)

Research Report

 Effect of Pigment Size and Shape Distribution on the Cohesion of Pigmented Coatings
                                     Koji Okomori and Pierre LePoutre...(105)

 HBS Pulping(3)-Accelerated Effect of RHBS on Delignification
                                    Junko Kajimoto and Yoshihiro Sano...(114)

Pulp and Paper Mills in Japan(7)

 -Iwakuni Mill, Nippon Paper Industries Co., Ltd.- Nippon Paper Industries Co., Ltd.      ...(124)

Committee report                                                ...(03)

Essay on Intellectual Property                                       ...(101)

Coffee break                                                  ...(104)

Papyrus                                                     ...(133)

Industry News...(Domestic and International)                              ...(137)

List of Titles in Foreign Journals Received by JAPAN TAPPI                   ...(145)

List of Patents issued and Laid-open Publication                           ...(148)

Price list of Domestic Logs and Wood Chips by District                       ...(159)

Wholesale Price list of Papers at Tokyo Trade Center                        ...(160)

Other Monthly Statistics                                           ...(162)