2017 Short Course on Soap & Turpentine Recovery and Tall Oil Processing

Improving the recovery of SOAP & CST, and processing CTO in a mill can improve evaporator and recovery furnace efficiency, reduce effluent BOD and improve overall mill operations. This course is designed to review basic concepts, as well as new technologies for recovery, and how improved recovery can positively impact pulp mill operations.

Question and answer periods will allow specific mill problems to be addressed by our industry experts.

Download the electronic Brochure on the Short Course now

Why Attend?

  • Improve your understanding of SOAP and CST recovery operations and improve mill recovery yields and revenue
  • Improve pulp production and uniformity as a result of improving product recovery
  • Learn the basics of soap acidulation to CTO and how to improve yield
  • Learn safety "best practices” from experts in the industry
  • Get personalized answers to questions about your operations
  • Learn expected yields from different

Who Should Attend?

* Operators

 * Process Engineers

 * Pulp Mill Managers

 * Recovery & Technical Superintendents

The course will cover:
  • Safety, storage and logistics for SOAP, CST and CTO
  • Recovery economics for CST and SOAP
  • Sampling, testing techniques and standards for SOAP, CST & CTO
  • How to improve SOAP recovery from evaporator systems
  • CST recovery technology and how to improve efficiency of recovery in batch and continuous digester systems
  • Basics of CTO production in batch and continuous systems and yield improvement scenarios

You will learn how to:

  • Improve safety
  • Increase the efficiency of recovery and increase mill revenue
  • Safely store and transfer CTO and CST
  • Look for CST in areas you did not expect- a potential safety issue
  • Troubleshoot problems in recovery systems

Registration Fee
Fee until 15 October 2017:
PCA or TAPPI Member: $895
Non-Member: $995


or fax/email this form directly to PCAi.

Hotel Information

Reservations are separate from the course registration fee and should be made directly with the B Resort & Spa in Orlando, FL, by 13 November 2017 using this link, email or fax this form to the hotel or call 1-800-248-7890.

B Resort & Spa is located at 1905 Hotel Plaza Blvd, Lake Buena Vista, FL 32830 

VISA information
If you require a Letter of Invitation for visa purposes, PCA will send a letter to support your visa application once you have registered for the International Conference.

The letter will be sent electronically. Should you require the original, this will be mailed using regular Postal Service at no cost (takes up to 30 days to arrive) or can be expedited using Global Express Guaranteed (FedEx) for a fee. Visit our VISA page for more information and to supply the necessary data for the LOI.