Category: 10.5 Editor’s choice – ecology, sustainability

UNITED CAPS ISSUES INTERIM SUSTAINABILITY REPORT

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“We didn’t inherit the planet from our parents. It is on loan from our children.” UNITED CAPS, an international manufacturer of caps and closures, today issued an interim sustainability report

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Our paper bubble dispenser box is one of our latest environmental solutions

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We are constantly bringing solutions to market to support companies looking for high-quality packaging. In recent years we have committed to increasing our range of environmental solutions, and our paper

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Henkel Joins U.S. Plastics Pact, Committing to Meet Ambitious Circular Economy Goals By 2025

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Led by The Recycling Partnership and World Wildlife Fund in partnership with the Ellen MacArthur Foundation, the U.S. Plastics Pact will unify approaches to rethink the way we design, use,

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Climate Change Agreement scheme extended

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The Government has extended the Climate Change Agreement scheme which will now remain open to new entrants until 30 November 2020. The scheme has encouraged many print companies to take

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Residuals from the mill feed the forest

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Our Skoghall Mill in Sweden is part of a research project that investigates if residual products from the forest industry could be used as a recycled fertilizer for the forest.

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Stora Enso to build a pilot plant for bio-based packaging foam

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Stora Enso will build a pilot facility for producing Cellufoam™ by Stora Enso, a lightweight, fiber-based foam material for protective packaging and cushioning. Bio-based foams are renewable and recyclable and

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Label materials supplier UPM Raflatac joins U.S. Plastics Pact, committing to meet ambitious circular economy goals by 2025

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UPM Raflatac, a global leading manufacturer of pressure sensitive labels, is pleased to announce it has joined the U.S. Plastics Pact. This collaborative, solutions-driven initiative is rooted in four ambitious

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Diamond Packaging Awarded Gold in 2020 EcoVadis Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Assessment

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Diamond Packaging today announced that it has been awarded a Gold rating for the fourth consecutive year, based on its 2020 EcoVadis Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) assessment. The company’s score

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Don’t be afraid to use recyclates!

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Experts and workshops provide comprehensive insights into the world of post-consumer plastic recyclates. Event organized jointly by the German Packaging Institute (dvi) and Der Grüne Punkt at the latter’s new

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AURORA / ADOC GOES NATURAL WITH EXCELLENT TOP™ BROWN FOR NOTEBOOK COVERS

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VIRGIN FIBRE CARTONBOARD, SUSTAINABILITY, CUSTOMER STORIES. When it comes to making the switch to more sustainability, it is often worth re-examining existing designs. Especially for non-food products, the use of

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APR Publishes PE Film Critical Guidance and Test Documents

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A new testing protocol that determines whether film packaging is compatible with the current recycling infrastructure in North America has been developed by the Association of Plastic Recyclers (APR). The

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Cromwell Plastics renames recycling division

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UK-based Cromwell Plastics has renamed its manufacturing and recycling division following the acquisition of Moorgreen Flexible Packaging earlier this year. Cromwell said the new division, Cromwell Plastics Recycling, would strengthen

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Sappi Cloquet Mill completes the Higg FEM self-assessment for dissolving pulp

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Sappi supports the sustainability drive by the textile value chain through its Sustainable Apparel Coalition (SAC) membership and via the use of the Higg FEM tool. Cloquet Mill, which is

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ICC Sydney achieves environmental certification

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International Convention Centre Sydney (ICC Sydney) is building on its commitment to sustainability by achieving Silver Certification by EarthCheck – the world’s leading environmental certification and benchmarking programme for the

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Howling success: zooplus’ own brand ‘Wolf of Wilderness’ introduces recyclable packaging delivered by Mondi

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Mondi, a global leader in packaging and paper, is supplying a sustainable mono-material, recyclable packaging for zooplus AG, the leading European pet food online retailer. The sustainable packaging is used

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Sun Chemical Organizes Strategic Committee to Drive Sustainability in Packaging Market

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Sun Chemical has organized a Corporate Sustainability Committee to further strengthen its approach to addressing the sustainability needs of the packaging industry. The development of sustainable packaging solutions is not

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