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TAPPICon 2021 Bookstore

TAPPI offers discounted pricing on all TAPPI Press publications for TAPPICon attendees.

We are now offering two options for purchases:

1. Purchase with registration and receive a 15% discount (discount already applied to price at check out). Pick-up onsite at the conference and save on shipping!

2. Go directly to to make your purchase or click on a specific book link below. Enter discount code TCONV21 at checkout to receive a 15% discount. Books will be shipped upon ordering.


Books featured below were selected for this event, however the discount applies to all TAPPI Press publications. The individual book links provided are for direct purchase from the TAPPI Bookstore. Books will be shipped when purchased.



Book Title 

Advances in Papermaking Wet End Chemistry Application Technologies

The first of its kind, this book is a compilation of collaborative information in a cohesive form and brings attention to unexplored aspects of the industry.  Highlights include:  perspectives from multiple companies and academic sources, practical applications demonstrated in the paper mill industry, advancement of technology related to equipment, automation, and procedures, and comprehensive insight of operating principles.

Item# 0101R349

Black Liquor Evaporation

Black Liquor Evaporation

Explore the Science, Technology, and Practice of Successfully Concentrating Black Liquor from Weak Liquor to Firing Concentrations.  This book is a practical reference for engineers and operators involved with black liquor evaporator operations and troubleshooting, as well as a reference for process-related aspects of evaporator design.  This is the first comprehensive book to deal solely with the topic of black liquor evaporation.

Item# 0101R355


Bleaching of Pulp (The), 5th edition

Comprehensive information on the technology used to bleach wood pulps. This 5th edition is the premiere industry text on bleaching technologies and focused on the modern industrial processes with less emphasis on fundamental science. New and more comprehensive sections are included on elemental chlorine free bleaching, enzymes, acid treatments for hexeneuronic acids, control of mineral scale and multi-stage modeling as used to optimize bleaching among multiple stages.


Brownstock Washing

Brownstock washing is the heart of kraft pulp mill operation. Each system needs to be completely understood from a theoretical and fundamental perspective.  Review current state-of-the-art methods for designing and operating brownstock washing systems, including different types of washers and methods for troubleshooting. Current types of instrumentation and process control of washing systems are also highlighted. Designed to be a tool for industry engineers; today’s young engineers in the industry may not have had formal education and training due to omission of the subject from many curricula.



Chemical Pulping Part 1, Recovery of Chemicals and Energy, 2nd Edition

This book will tell you, step by step, why (research) and how (technology) things are done to obtain fibres from wood by chemical pulping. It is unique in combining science and technology in a way that allows both students and mill engineers to benefit from learning about modern fibre lines, while increasing their awareness of the challenges and opportunities involved in research and in the design and operation of new pulp mills anywhere in the world. (Discount does not apply.)


Part of the Papermaking Science and Technology Series,
published by the Finnish Paper Engineers’ Association

Chemical Pulping Part 2, Recovery of Chemicals and Energy, 2nd Edition

This book covers kraft pulp mill technology from fibre line spent liquor — black liquor — to the recovered active cooking chemical — white liquor — and energy in the form of steam and electricity. The modern “megaton”- scale technologies of evaporation, recovery and bark boilers, re-causticising, lime re-burning and tall oil by-products are described in detail and in a process technology textbook manner. Pulp mills’ role as a producer of renewable forest-based energy is significant and growing; this trend is also captured in this book. (Discount does not apply.)

Item# 0202FIN06-2C

Part of the Papermaking Science and Technology Series,
published by the Finnish Paper Engineers’ Association

Guidelines for Safe Assessment and Operation of Yankee Dryers

NEW!  Guidelines for the Safe Assessment and Operation of Yankee Dryers
A project of the Yankee Dryer Safety & Reliability Committee, this new edition provides updated guidelines relative to steel Yankee dryers, as well as new learnings and recommendations for cast iron Yankee dryers. Its contents are categorized into Engineering and Design, Maintenance and Repair, Operating Guidelines, and Personnel Safety. If you are a Yankee Responsible Person (YRP), a municipal official that makes onsite inspections, or an insurance carrier that covers Yankee dryers, this is your must have resource.

Item# 0101R357

Handbook for Pulp and Paper Technologists (The Smook Book) Fourth Edition 

Also known as The Smook Book, this is the preferred and most widely used text by pulp and paper industry professionals, companies, and universities. Whether on-boarding a new hire or using the text as a personal desk reference, this is a must-have resource for your industry library.

Item# 0202SMOOK4

Smook SPANISH Edition Available


Introduction to Nonwovens

This textbook presents an overview of the nonwovens markets, uses, technology, testing, and terminology. Written at an introductory level, the book will be an especially useful tool for introducing students and new industry employees to the field of nonwovens. Introduction to Nonwovens includes information in three main areas: nature of the fibers, methods of manufacture, and techniques used to hold nonwoven structures together.

Item# 0101R271

Kraft Recovery Boilers

NEW!  Kraft Recovery Boilers, 3rd Edition
This highly anticipated edition is not only a research reference, providing you rapid access to the pertinent technical information on recovery boiler topics, but it also provides specific information and understanding to technical people working in the field. Topics include: fouling and plugging, soot blowing, corrosion and cracking, particulate and gas emissions, safety, equipment design and control Principles, and material and energy balances.  Sponsored by the Recovery Boiler Program R&D Subcommittee of the American Forest & Paper Association (AF&PA) and published by TAPPI Press.

Item# 0101R358

Lime Kiln and Recausticizing 

NEW!  Lime Kiln and Recausticizing; The Forgotten Part of a Kraft Mill

This new resource reviews the entire kraft chemical recovery cycle, lime kiln chemistry and includes 11 chapters dedicated to all areas of the kiln, both process and mechanical.  This book provides a solid theoretical foundation, intermixed with practical operating experiences and troubleshooting guides. Learn good operating practices and understand the theories that back them up.

Item# 0101R362

Make Paper Products Stand Out

NEW!  Make Paper Products Stand Out-Strategic Use of Wet End Chemical Additives
Now more than ever, paper technologists are motivated to differentiate their products and better meet the paper performance needs of their customers.  Learn how to use functional additives as a way to leverage your investments and fine-tune your products.  Consider strategies to achieve differentiation of paper products to meet different performance requirements, learn the principles by which different papermaking additives work and how they can add value to your paper products, review strategies that can be employed to achieve paper product specifications with greater reliability, consider ways to innovate, including novel approaches to address some customers’ new needs, and learn about a variety of “functional additives.”

Item# 0101R361



Micro and Nanoparticles in Papermaking

This nine-chapter volume explains the roles and performance of microparticles in the manufacturing and processing of paper and paper products. It covers key topics such as drainage and retention; cationic microparticles; colloidal silica; organic microparticles; hectorite systems; dual-polymer retention; clay minerals, and electron microscopy.

Item# 0101R312


Nanocellulose End Users Guide and End User Perspectives Set

Nanocellulose: Producers, Products, and Applications:  A Guide for End Users and Nanocellulose Challenges and Opportunities: End User Perspectives are the product of extensive primary and secondary research, interviews by phone and email, as well as discussions with researchers and producers.  Together, the two books form a complete set, and provide an in-depth study of the market for cellulose nanomaterials, competitive landscape, opportunities and challenges, and insight into the road ahead, state of the industry, with critical insights for producers, processors, and end-users.

Item# 0101R352BUN


Nonwovens: Theory, Process, Performance, and Testing

Authors who are considered experts in their particular areas in the field of nonwovens development, engineering, and manufacture contributed to this publication. This texbook can be used by industry and academia alike. As each chapter progresses from basics to advanced concepts, readers with any level of expertise from beginners through experts will derive value from this book.

Item# 0101R199

Paper and Paperboard Converting

Paper and Paperboard Converting (Second edition)
This book focuses on the principal features of web converting, discusses the typical unit operations involved, and describes the converted products themselves. (Discount does not apply.)

Item# 0202FIN12-2

Part of the Papermaking Science and Technology Series,
published by the Finnish Paper Engineers’ Association

Paper Machine Quality Control Systems - Volume 1: Measurement Systems and Product Variability

This book describes in detail the measurement technology used in Quality Control Systems (QCS). Individual chapters are devoted to the five most prevalent QCS measurements (Basis Weight, Moisture, Caliper, Ash and Color) in the paper industry. Each of these chapters covers the physical principles involved in each measurement, sensor designs, various methods of implementation and influence factors. A somewhat lighter coverage is given to ten other QCS measurements that do not have such a broad installation base.

Item# 0101R328 (print) and 0101QCSELECT (ebook)


Papermaking Part 1, Stock Preparation & Wet End (2nd Ed.)

An overview of stock preparation and the wet end of the modern paper machine. The book covers slushing, defibration, web forming, wet pressing and more. It also includes diagrams of modern mills and a brief history of papermaking. (Discount does not apply.)

Item# 0202FIN08-2

Part of the Papermaking Science and Technology Series,
published by the Finnish Paper Engineers’ Association


Papermaking Part 2, Drying (2nd Ed.)

An overview of the design and operations of the drying section of a modern paper machine, covering: drying of the paper web, runnability in the paper machine drying section, drying quality, drying automation and energy management in the drying section, as well as operations of important auxiliary systems, such as ventilation and heat recovery systems, steam and condensate systems and paper machine drives. New drying technologies are reflected in this book as well as research activity on new solutions to drying and new drying technology, and advanced drying modelling and simulations. (Discount does not apply.)

Item # 0202FIN09-2

Part of the Papermaking Science and Technology Series,
published by the Finnish Paper Engineers’ Association

Papermaking Chemistry

Papermaking Chemistry (Second edition)
This comprehensive textbook presents an overview of the design and operations of the dryer section of a modern paper machine. The book covers drying of the paper web, runnability of the paper machine dryer section, and operations of important auxiliary systems to the dryer section. (Discount does not apply.)

Item# 0202FIN04-2

Part of the Papermaking Science and Technology Series,
published by the Finnish Paper Engineers’ Association

 Pigment Coating and Surface Sizing of Paper

Pigment Coating and Surface Sizing of Paper (Second edition)      
The second edition is intended to serve as a text and handbook for pigment coating and surface sizing technologies. (Discount does not apply.)

Item# 0202FIN11-2

Part of the Papermaking Science and Technology Series,
published by the Finnish Paper Engineers’ Association

Production and Application of Cellulose Nanomaterials

This publication features more than 100 short technical summaries on preparation, characterization and applications of cellulose nanomaterials and represents completed and ongoing work from 45 institutions in 10 countries.  Preparation and characterization of cellulose nanocrystals and cellulose nanofibrils is covered as well as applications including:  coating, films, medical, composites, liquid gels, aereogels and more.



Pulp and Paper Testing

Laboratory testing and analytical procedures are needed to describe the properties of:  single fibers, the fiber collective in the form of fiber suspensions, and the fiber collective in the form of the final network – the paper.  A large number of direct testing and analytical methods are described in this book. (Discount does not apply.)

Item# 0202FIN17

Part of the Papermaking Science and Technology Series,
published by the Finnish Paper Engineers’ Association


Recycled Fibre and Deinking (2nd Ed.)

This comprehensive textbook presents an overview of the design and operations of the dryer section of a modern paper machine. This book covers all aspects of recovered paper, including statistics, legal aspects and technology. However, it does no cover all regions of the world, primarily because a large part of the input comes from Europe, where the collection and use of recovered paper are most advanced. (Discount does not apply.)

Item# 0202FIN07-2

Part of the Papermaking Science and Technology Series,
published by the Finnish Paper Engineers’ Association


Troubleshooting in the Papermaking Process

The aim of this book is to give papermakers and those involved in the papermaking process the information required to allow them to understand how to track down and solve problems at their source rather than where the problems surface.  This book takes the reader through the process of making paper, pointing out where interruptions can occur and where elements which are added to the system can cause problems in that part or subsequent parts of the papermaking process.

Item# 0101R298


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