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Date Posted: 4/1/2012
• Millwood Inc., a provider of unit load and packaging systems, has acquired National Packaging Specialists Inc., a distributor of engineered packaging films, tape, hoods, air bags and other industrial packaging products to the
• Members of the forest products industry have expressed concern that President Obama’s Bio-based Product Procurement Memorandum will exclude most wood products. At issue is the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) regulation referenced in the memorandum. “Even though the statute that authorizes USDA’s bio-based programs clearly defines products made from forestry materials as bio-based, to date the department has failed to recognize most of our products,” said Donna Harman, President and CEO of the American Forest & Paper Association (AF&PA).
• Additional ISPM 15 requirements are being considered in