Two Wastepaper Processing Systems for Bangladeshi Paper Company

Austria-based international technology group Andritz has received an order from Bangladeshi Lipy Paper Mills Ltd. to supply wastepaper processing systems to its mill.

As reported, these are the first Andritz RCF (Recycled Fiber) lines for Bangladesh. Start-up is scheduled for the third quarter of 2023. The Austrian company will supply key equipment for two RCF lines, featuring a total capacity of 150 tons/day and processing LOCC (Local Old Corrugated Containers) and MOW (Mixed Office Waste) as raw material for the production of testliner as well as writing and printing paper. Lipy Paper Mills Ltd., which is located ten kilometers intercity from Dhaka in Changine, Modonpur, Kanchpur, Sonargaon (Bangladesh), was established in 2016 by Lipy Group, a family-owned Bangladeshi enterprise and successful player in the paper market.

(Published in GLOBAL RECYCLING Magazine 1/2023, Page 15)