Treatment of mechanical pulp and process waters with lipase

Annikka Mustranta, Johanna Buchert, Peter Spetz, Bjarne Holmbom

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The effect of lipase treatment on the lipophilic extractives present in unbleached TMP water and pulp was evaluated. Furthermore, the impact of lipase treatment on paper sheet properties was determined. Lipase treatment increased the strength properties, but did not affect the optical properties.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)125-129
JournalNordic Pulp and Paper Research Journal
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 2001
MoE publication typeA1 Journal article-refereed


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