Posts Tagged ‘digsters’
Filed under: Specialty Cellulose Production
What Are Digesters?
by Trevor J. Murphy on Aug 4th, 2010
At the beginning of the month, Fortress Paper Ltd. announced the purchase of equipment that would be necessary to begin the conversion of the Thurso hardwood pulp mill into a dissolving pulp specialist. Acquired from Finnish company Stora Enso Oyi Cellulose Inc., three digesters (as well as several other pieces of specialized processing equipment) began their journey from Finland to Thurso, Quebec this week. So what are digesters and why ar...