April 2018

Germany-based Brenntag publishes its 2017 Sustainability Report

April 27, 2018 - 06:44
Posted in:

ESSEN, Germany, April 27, 2018 (Press Release) -Brenntag, the global market leader in chemical distribution, has published its Sustainability Report for the Financial Year 2017. In this Group report, the company presents its performance in the field of sustainability and documents its global activities and achievements in the areas of safety, environmental protection, supply chain responsibility, employees and social envolvement.

Germany-based Brenntag publishes its 2017 Sustainability Report

April 27, 2018 - 06:44
Posted in:

ESSEN, Germany, April 27, 2018 (Press Release) -Brenntag, the global market leader in chemical distribution, has published its Sustainability Report for the Financial Year 2017. In this Group report, the company presents its performance in the field of sustainability and documents its global activities and achievements in the areas of safety, environmental protection, supply chain responsibility, employees and social envolvement.

Italy's TMC to open new roll packaging and diaper packaging production plant in Brazil

April 27, 2018 - 04:47

BOLOGNA, Italy, April 27, 2018 (Press Release) -Thanks to this forma mentis, we have become the largest manufacturer of primary and secondary packaging for Tissue in the world.

During our 20-year experience, we have solved thousands of packaging needs for our customers and guaranteed reliable solutions on which we keep building our innovation.

Italy's TMC to open new roll packaging and diaper packaging production plant in Brazil

April 27, 2018 - 04:47
Posted in:

BOLOGNA, Italy, April 27, 2018 (Press Release) -Thanks to this forma mentis, we have become the largest manufacturer of primary and secondary packaging for Tissue in the world.

During our 20-year experience, we have solved thousands of packaging needs for our customers and guaranteed reliable solutions on which we keep building our innovation.

Georgia-Pacific mill spills 150,000 gallons of corrosive liquid on mill property in Camas, WA

April 26, 2018 - 16:51
Posted in:

CAMAS, WA, April 26, 2018 (The Columbian) -As much as 150,000 gallons of corrosive pulping liquid spilled at the Georgia-Pacific Camas mill at 8:30 p.m. Tuesday night.

No one was injured, and the spill was contained to the mill’s property, according to Georgia-Pacific spokeswoman Kristi Ward.

Washington Department of Ecology spokesman Dave Bennett said there is no public health threat.

Environmental Paper Network issues The State of the Global Paper Industry 2018; shows risks of a ‘dangerously expanding’ industry

April 26, 2018 - 14:36
Posted in:

ASHEVILLE, NC, April 26, 2018 (Press Release) -A newreportfrom the Environmental Paper Network reveals the social and environmental developments in an industry that is expanding to produce new products – such as tissue disposables, food service and e-commerce packaging – and into new markets, as global consumption dangerously grows.

Shorr Packaging announces expansion and new location of its 125,000 sqf distribution and warehouse facility in Nashville, TN

April 26, 2018 - 08:32
Posted in:

NASHVILLE, TN, April 26, 2018 (PRNewswire) -Shorr Packaging Corp. ("Shorr"), a national and independent packaging supplier, announced the expansion and new location of their distribution and warehouse facility in Nashville, TN ("La Vergne, TN").

UPM to invest Euro 149 million at mills in Germany and China

April 26, 2018 - 04:36
Posted in:

HELSINKI, (Press Release) -As the world leader in label papers, UPM continues to grow in the attractive release liner segments to support its customers globally. Steady growth is expected to continue in all markets driven by favourable economic conditions and strong increase in specialty paper demand for labelling, packaging and e-commerce as well as in medical and hygiene applications.

The Recycling Association welcomes WRAP's new UK Plastics Pact

April 26, 2018 - 04:28
Posted in:

DAVENTRY, UK, April 26, 2018 (Press Release) -Plastics recycling will be boosted by the announcement of the UK Plastics Pact, according to The Recycling Association.

Led by WRAP, the UK Plastics Pact has been developed by 42 major food and drink manufacturers and retailers and 15 other organisations including The Recycling Association.

UK businesses make world-leading pact to tackle plastic pollution

April 26, 2018 - 04:15
Posted in:

BANBURY, UK, April 26, 2018 (Press Release) -Unnecessary single-use plastic packaging will be a thing of the past as businesses sign up to a world-first pact, which aims to transform the plastic packaging system in the UK and keep plastic in the economy and out of the ocean.

The UK Plastics Pact, launched today by sustainability experts WRAP, is a unique collaboration which brings together businesses from across the entire plastics value chain with UK governments and NGOs to tackle the scourge of plastic waste.

Toscotec-supplied AHEAD-2.0S tissue machine PM 5 successfully starts up at Twinsaver Group’s Kliprivier site in Gauteng, South Africa

April 26, 2018 - 02:31
Posted in:

LUCCA, ITALY, April 26, 2018 (Press Release) -On March 28 at 3:30 pm, Toscotec’s AHEAD-2.0S tissue machine PM5 was started up at Twinsaver Group’s Kliprivier operations site in Gauteng, South Africa.

EUROPEN discusses key role of packaging innovation for a circular economy at its 25th anniversary celebrations

April 25, 2018 - 12:59
Posted in:

BRUSSELS, April 25, 2018 (Press Release) -Celebrating its 25th anniversary today, EUROPEN gathered high-level EU policy-makers, industry leaders and stakeholders to discuss the key role of packaging innovation for a circular economy in our evolving societies.

Pages