August 2003

Topics & Information

 Total Automation System for Paper Making Plant                   Kenji Ohshima...(1)

 Operating Results of New TWINDRUMTM Pulping Concept at SP Newsprint Co.,
   Newberg, OregonBernhard Muller,              Masakazu, Eguchi and Junichi Miura...(6)

 Application of OptiDwell Shoe Nip Calender Matti Lares, Stefan Kuni,
                                   Martti Tuomist and Hidehiko Yamazaki...(14)

 A New Pulping Method for Non-wood Fiber Resources for the Purpose of Lightening
   the Loading to Environment
                    Kyoji Suzuki, Kayoko Hoshino, Tetsuo Ide, Takefumi Ide,
                             Kiyoshi Yoda,Tsutomu Hiyoshi and Kojiro Nakata...(22)

 High Density & Continuous Pulping"KNEADINGPULPER"               Nobuo Isobe...(26)

 Charge Management through Process Analyzers     Jukka Nokelainen and Takeshi Sato...(33)

 Advantages of Commercial Rutile Titanium Dioxide Slurry for Paper Applications
                                      T. Wayne Logan and Shuichi Iyoda...(41)

 Function Enhancement of the Paper by Surface Sizing Agents and the Mechanism
                                                Takanori Kurihara...(49)

 A Study on Blistering Resistance with Acceleration of Air Permeability(U)
              Nobuhiro Matsuda, Shigeo Yamanaka, Masaaki Yada and Yoshiaki Zama...(57)

 Development Both Higher Opacity and Sheet Gloss GCC
   -Introduction of the FMT-OP Series-                       Masayuki Oishi...(65)

 Exact Sheet Counting and New Laser Ream Marking System       Mitsuaki Katsumata...(70)

 Pest Control Activities for Quality Assurance                     Shinya Yokoo...(75)

 Web Inspection System"SmartView ICN"                       Satoshi Suzuki...(80)

Introduction of Research Laboratories (36)

 Laboratory of Forest Chemistry, Research Group of Forest Resource Science, Division of
   Environment Resources, Graduate School of Agriculture,         Hokkaido University...(86)

Research Report

 Acoustic Emission during the Tensile Straining of Paper from Hardwood Pulp
   -Effects of Beating and Addition of Dry Strength Resin-
                                 Tatsuo Yamauchi and Takateru Hatanaka...(89)

 Life Cycle Impact Assessment of Woodfree Papers Containing Nonwood
   Pulp or Deinked Pulp
                        Katsuhito Nakazawa, Tomonori Honda, Toru Katsura,
                          Keiichi Katayama,Ryoichi Yamamoto and Itaru Yasui...(96)

Pulp and Paper Mills in Japan(27)

 -Nagaoka Mill, Hokuetsu Paper Mills, Ltd.-Hokuetsu Paper Mills, Ltd.              ...(106)

Committee repor                                                ...(03)

Essay on Intellectual Property                                        ...(85)

Coffee break                                                   ...(88)

Papyrus                                                     ...(111)

Industry News(Domestic and International)                               ...(116)

List of Titles in Foreign Journals Received by JAPAN TAPPI                   ...(127)

List of Patents issued and Laid-open Publication                           ...(130)

Price list of Domestic Logs and Wood Chips by District                       ...(140)

Wholesale Price list of Papers at Tokyo Trade Center                        ...(141)

Other Monthly Statistics                                           ...(143)

News from the Association                                         ...(145)