Paper and paper products play an important role in today’s society which is why find themselves in the Pulp and Paper Manufacturing business typically have a long career. Pulp and Paper manufacturers are comprised of companies that use wood as raw material and produce, pulp, paper, and paperboard products.
The Paper and Pulp industry has been around for awhile, but is actually in the middle of a bit of a change. 2015 saw a radical change in paper product usage as graphic paper declined for the first time ever, but other products such as packaging and tissue paper have seen their usage increase. We’ve also seen a recent change in leaders in this industry, as this field has been filled with the consolidation of it’s major players in recent years.
The working environment of this industry depends on the job and the field you work in. At times it can be highly regulated, due to the Environmental Protection Agency and rules and regulations put in place by local and national governments
Common Chemical Manufacturing Jobs: Converting Operator, Facility Buyer, Lab Technician, Paper Mixer, Production Laborer