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"… a one-of-a-kind text on paper production-a selection observed for its crisp and sharp efficiency." -Electric Review (on the first edition) This comprehensive handbook describes the manufacturing processes for various types of papers and recycling, as well as quality and economical aspects. More than 20 leading authors from industry give a concise description of the fascinating art and technology of papermaking. Key features of the new edition: Encompases all papermaking processes used in industry for various types of papers (including writing and printing paper, tissue paper, packaging paper, board and cardboard) as well as their quality characteristics, recovered paper treatment, and economical aspects. Over 30% new content, including Fluid Dynamics, Process Chemicals, Design and Pigments. Incorporates stronger sustainability and health and safety aspects throughout.
Herbert Holik gained his degree in mechanical engineering from the Technical University of Stuttgart, Germany, and spent three years working in the research and development of cryogenics. He has worked for a total of 35 years in the paper-related supplier industry, 30 of which he held responsible positions in R&D and commissioning. Until recently he was a lecturer at the University of Applied Sciences in Munich and the University of Cooperative Education in Ravensburg, Germany, as well as at the Technical Universities of Helsinki and Lapeenranta in Finland. Herbert Holik gives internal company workshops for training methodical and social competences. He is the co-author of several books and encyclopaedias related to paper science, as well 140 technical and scientific papers and more than 70 patents covering most areas of paper making to his name. He is an active member in national and international working groups on paper technology, machinery safety, testing standardization and education.
Table of Contents
INTRODUCTION TO PAPER MAKING, ECONOMIC ASPECTS AND HISTORY People and Paper Paper and Board Today Overview of the Manufacturing Process for Paper and Board Economic Aspects Historical Background and General Aspects
FIBROUS MATERIALS FOR PAPER AND BOARD MANUFACTURE Overview Chemical Pulp Mechanical Pulp Recovered Paper, Recycled Fibers Fluid Dynamics of Fibre Suspensions
PIGMENTS AS FILLERS IN PAPER MAKING
FUNCTIONAL CHEMICALS Overview Starch for Wet End and Size Press Applications Dyes Optical Brightening Agents. Fluorescent Whitening Agents Sizing Agents Wet Strength Resins and Dry Strength Resins Properties of Specialty Papers and Related Chemical Additives
CHEMICALS AND THEIR PREPARATION FOR COATING
PROCESS CHEMICALS Overview Aluminium Compounds Retention Aids and Drainage Accelerators Fixatives and Charge Control Deposit Control and Biocides Defoamers and Deaerators Chelating Agents Repulping Additives Deinking Additives Cleaning Agents and Fabric Conditioning Internal Water and Effluent Treatment Interactions of Chemical Additives
STOCK PREPARATION: UNIT PROCESSES AND EQUIPMENT
SYSTEMS FOR FIBRE STOCK PREPARATION
WATER CIRCUITS AND WASTE USE
PAPER AND BOARD MACHINES AND THEIR COMPONENTS Overview of Paper and Board Machines Rolls Roll Covers/Coatings Other Machine Components
FABRICS FOR PAPER AND BOARD PRODUCTION Forming Fabrics Press Felts Dryer Fabrics Fabrics in Operation Changing of Fabrics
APPROACH FLOW SYSTEM
SURFACE SIZING AND COATING Sizing Coating
PAPER AND BOARD MACHINES Graphic Paper Machines Packaging Paper Machines Carton Board Paper Machines Tissue Machines Specialty Paper Machines Web Transfer
CONTROL SYSTEMS FOR PAPER MACHINES
MD AND CD PROFILES OF PAPER AND BOARD PROPERTIES
PAPER AND BOARD CONVERTING AND PRINTING Converting Processes Paper and Board Testing of Converted Products Converting of Tissue Products
HEALTH AND SAFETY Health Safety Noise Abatement
PLANT ENGINEERING AND ENERGY Plant Engineering Energy Demand and Supply
ENVIRONMENT-FRIENDLY PAPER AND BOARD PRODUCTION
PAPER AND BOARD GRADES AND THEIR PROPERTIES
TESTING OF FIBRES, SUSPENSIONS AND PAPER AND BOARD GRADES Testing of Fibres Testing of Suspensions (incl. Sampling, Aging of Suspensions) Testing of Paper and Board Grades