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Week of 1 September 14: Getting Started | pulp, paper, mill, safety, Jim Thompson, Georgia, business, industry, environment, energy, technology, industry, success, people, government

First impressions matter, so let's examine this important topic from both the newbie's and manager's perspectives.

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What do you think?

Would you consider using "Ignore No More?"

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A random walk with Gene

Just the facts

Some personal observations on used cars, reports and discrepancies...

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Headlines

International Paper employee killed in accident

Maintenance worker declared dead at the scene at Savannah IP facility

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Weyerhaeuser moving headquarters to Seattle

CEO: "First, our 430-acre campus in Federal Way is costly and too large for our needs. Second, moving our headquarters to Seattle will give us access to a larger talent pool to meet future recruiting needs, not just in this region, but from across the country."

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Straight off the Press

The North Platte Canteen

Seventy-three years ago, North Platte was the home of the North Platte Canteen, located at the Union Pacific Railroad station. The history of the canteen can be traced to Dec. 17, 1941 – just 10 days after the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor.

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In the news

Mondi to shut down machine at mill

PM 1 at Mondi's Lohja specialty kraft paper mill in Finland will be idled

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Worker killed in accident at NewPage mill

Contract worker found dead at the scene following fall at Rumford, Maine facility

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Light Green Machine Institute

The Light Green Machine Weekly | Light Green Machine Institute, LGMI, Jim Thompson, paper machine, light

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Nip Impressions to Go

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Energy & the Environment

Your contributions are welcome in this department, regardless of point of view.  A few criteria--if you send us a copyrighted piece, also provide a permission to publish statement from the owner.  We will not publish overtly political pieces or anonymous pieces.

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Perspectives

Sustainability reports

It is now standard practice for paper companies and industry associations to publish annual or biannual sustainability reports, often known as "environmental" reports in the past. When we consider the history of sustainability reporting in the industry, I think we can conclude that it a necessary business expense, and that it is worth some effort to write the reports well.

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Pressing Thoughts | pulp, paper, Robert Moore

Let's examine a few wet press related considerations with the goal of identifying water removal opportunities...

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The end of an era or a new beginning? | pulp, paper, Dennis Shore, mill, Australia

There was more than a touch of nostalgia, but also a sense of inevitability, when Georgia Tech announced, without fanfare, that the Institute of Paper Science and Technology (IPST) would become The Renewable Byproducts Institute (RBI).

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Jim's and Steve's Book & Film Club

Steve Roush and Jim Thompson share their literary and arts experiences...

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Jim's upcoming travels

As I travel, I am always looking for someone to go to dinner with, share a barbeque sandwich lunch and so forth.

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Jim Thompson

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