Bangor Daily News wrote:Just one week after an explosion destroyed the pulp operation in the Androscoggin Mill in Jay, the mill restarted two paper machines after other mills agreed to supply pulp to keep its paper operations going.Read more at: https://bangordailynews.com/2020/04/23/ ... pply-pulp/
The mill’s owner, Pixelle Specialty Solutions of Pennsylvania, said in a statement Thursday that it has restarted the A4 and A5 paper machines, which are running 24/7. Pixelle CEO Tim Hess said the mill will be able to supply the majority of its customers and is taking orders now. It was unclear how many of the mill’s 500 workers were on the job.
Sappi’s Somerset mill is sending shipments of pulp bales, while ND Paper’s Rumford mill is negotiating to sell pulp to the Androscoggin Mill.