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EXPERA LAUNCHES RESIN-GARD™ SATURATING PAPERS

Kaukauna, WI: Expera Specialty Solutions is adding a new product brand, Resin-Gard™, representing its advanced line of saturating papers. Expera’s saturating papers are engineered to achieve uniform saturant (resin and latex) pickup required by manufacturers to meet finished product strength and performance requirements. Resin-Gard™ also offers dimensional stability and surface properties that meet specific processing […]


EXPERA’S NATURAL PAPERS GO ABOVE AND BEYOND

Kaukauna, WI: Expera Specialty Solutions is launching a new product brand around its natural paper products known as Expera trulyNatural™.  Natural papers offer a higher log-to-paper yield than bleached papers, and require much less energy and fewer chemicals to process while still maintaining a high level of performance integrity. “Expera’s trulyNatural™ papers are easy on […]


EXPERA SPECIALTY SOLUTIONS ANNOUNCES COMPLETION OF TRIPLE CHAIN-OF-CUSTODY CERTIFICATION

Kaukauna, WI: September 1, 2016 – Expera Specialty Solutions announced this week it has successfully completed its annual Chain-of-Custody audit.  Expera is certified under the Forest Stewardship Council® (FSC®), the Sustainable Forestry Initiative® (SFI®), and the Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification (PEFC) at all four of their Wisconsin facilities. Consumers increasingly desire guarantees […]


EXPERA’S QUICK SERVICE RESTAURANT PAPERS OFFER SUSTAINABILITY WITH GREASE RESISTANCE

Kaukauna, WI: Expera is serving up fresh products with grease resistance known as Servera® FluoroFree™ papers.  These papers offer the highest kit level for a paper free of fluorochemicals, while being cost effective, recyclable, and eco-friendly and are available in bleached and natural papers. Expera’s natural pulp integration offers our customers the product solutions they […]


Expera Nicolet Mill Receives National Safety Award

  Kaukauna, WI: May 22, 2014: The Pulp & Paper Safety Association recently recognized the Expera Specialty Solutions Nicolet Mill with receiving the PPSA No Lost Work Day award.  The Expera Nicolet Mill has had an exemplary safety record for the past year and its achievements are being recognized at the national level. About PPSA […]


Expera CEO Russ Wanke Recognized by the University of Wisconsin Stevens Point

Russ Wanke was recently recognized by the University of Wisconsin Stevens Point – College of Natural Resources with the 2013-14 Paper Science Industry Leadership Award. This award is intended to recognize outstanding achievement in Wisconsin’s paper and allied industries. It is granted to an individual, corporation, or professional association that has distinguished themselves as having […]


Expera Specialty Solutions – Nicolet Mill Wins 2013 Corporate Safety Award

The Wisconsin Safety Council, the state’s leading provider of safety training and programming, and the Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development (DWD) will honor Expera Specialty Solutions – Nicolet Mill as one of 13 companies to win this year’s Wisconsin Corporate Safety award.  “This year’s winners are leading by example in safety and health innovation and […]


Expera’s Russ Wanke named PIMA Executive of the Year

KAUKAUNA, Wis. –  February 4, 2014 – PIMA, the management division of TAPPI, named Russ Wanke, president and chief executive officer of Expera Specialty Solutions, its 2014 PIMA Executive of the Year. The award is PIMA’s highest honor and is bestowed on senior-level executives in the pulp, paper or converting industries for excellence in management […]