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December 2020

Essity recognized by CDP with ‘A’ score for its leadership in corporate sustainability

December 08, 2020 - 11:08
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STOCKHOLM, Dec. 8, 2020 (Press Release) -Hygiene and health company Essity has been recognized for its leadership in corporate sustainability by global environmental non-profit CDP, securing a place on its prestigious ‘A List’ for tackling deforestation. Essity is one of a very small number of high-performing companies out of 5,800+ that were scored. Through significant demonstrable action to tackle deforestation in its supply chain and source more sustainable commodities, Essity is leading on corporate environmental ambition, action and transparency worldwide.

Essity recognized by CDP with ‘A’ score for its leadership in corporate sustainability

December 08, 2020 - 11:08
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STOCKHOLM, Dec. 8, 2020 (Press Release) -Hygiene and health company Essity has been recognized for its leadership in corporate sustainability by global environmental non-profit CDP, securing a place on its prestigious ‘A List’ for tackling deforestation. Essity is one of a very small number of high-performing companies out of 5,800+ that were scored. Through significant demonstrable action to tackle deforestation in its supply chain and source more sustainable commodities, Essity is leading on corporate environmental ambition, action and transparency worldwide.

Metsä Board achieves double ‘A’ score from CDP for global climate and water stewardship

December 08, 2020 - 09:31
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ESPOO, Finland, Dec. 8, 2020 (Press Release) -Metsä Board, the leading European producer of premium fresh fibre paperboards and part of Metsä Group, has been recognized for leadership in corporate sustainability by global environmental non-profit CDP, securing a place on its prestigious ‘A List’ for tackling climate change, as well as acting to protect water security – two of the three environmental themes covered by CDP.  Metsä Board has been included on the CDP Climate ‘A List’ since 2016. In the CDP’s Forest programme Metsä Board scored A-.  

Flint Group Packaging Inks joins HolyGrail 2.0 project to accelerate circular plastics economy

December 08, 2020 - 09:22
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LUXEMBOURG, Dec. 8, 2020 (Press Release) -Flint Group Packaging Inks, a global leader in the supply of print consumables and services to the packaging industry, has signed up to the HolyGrail 2.0 project that seeks to solve the complexities surrounding the recycling of post-consumer plastic packaging.

ButterflyCup launches UK's first plastic-free lidless disposable cup

December 08, 2020 - 09:09
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LONDON, Dec. 2, 2020 (PRNewswire) -BRITAIN'S first fully plastic-free and recyclable lid-free takeaway cup is being launched in the UK today.

The revolutionary ButterflyCup – which needs no separate lid - is initially being unveiled at WWT (Wildfowl & Wetlands Trust) centres across the UK.

It comes after TV chef Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall challenged the major coffee chains to switch to a "properly recyclable" cup to solve the "takeout trash mountain" created by the 5000 coffee cups Britons throw away every minute.

ButterflyCup launches UK's first plastic-free lidless disposable cup

December 08, 2020 - 09:09

LONDON, Dec. 2, 2020 (PRNewswire) -BRITAIN'S first fully plastic-free and recyclable lid-free takeaway cup is being launched in the UK today.

The revolutionary ButterflyCup – which needs no separate lid - is initially being unveiled at WWT (Wildfowl & Wetlands Trust) centres across the UK.

It comes after TV chef Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall challenged the major coffee chains to switch to a "properly recyclable" cup to solve the "takeout trash mountain" created by the 5000 coffee cups Britons throw away every minute.

Sappi's Fusion Topliner chosen by Veltins Brewery as its packaging solution

December 08, 2020 - 06:48

ALFELD, Germany, Dec. 8, 2020 (Press Release) -With beer consumption in Germany declining, competitive pressure between the major beer brands is increasing on the market and at the POS. The purchase decisions made by consumers at the point of sale are therefore all the more important and packaging design has a significant influence in the choices that consumers make, as they browse in the supermarkets. This is something that the Veltins Brewery has taken into consideration whilst designing a new packaging solution for their 12 pack 0.33 bottles of Pilsner.

DS Smith and WD-40 work together to remove plastic with 100% recyclable solution

December 08, 2020 - 06:35
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LONDON, Dec. 8, 2020 (Press Release) -WD-40, the iconic multi-use product used in households and by trade professionals across the globe, and DS Smith, the leading provider of sustainable packaging solutions, have worked together to deliver a 100% recyclable solution that perfectly fits both companies’ sustainability agendas.

DS Smith and WD-40 work together to remove plastic with 100% recyclable solution

December 08, 2020 - 06:35

LONDON, Dec. 8, 2020 (Press Release) -WD-40, the iconic multi-use product used in households and by trade professionals across the globe, and DS Smith, the leading provider of sustainable packaging solutions, have worked together to deliver a 100% recyclable solution that perfectly fits both companies’ sustainability agendas.

BillerudKorsnäs achieves place in CDP's ‘A List’ for tackling climate change

December 08, 2020 - 05:41
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SOLNA, Sweden, Dec. 8, 2020 (Press Release) -BillerudKorsnäs’ contribution to the low-carbon economy and actions to cut emissions have been recognized by the global environmental non-profit CDP, when BillerudKorsnäs today secured a place on the prestigious ‘A List’ for tackling climate change.

CDP’s annual environmental disclosure and scoring process is widely recognized as the gold standard of corporate environmental transparency. In 2020, more than 5,800 companies were scored, and only the few top performing companies achieved a place on the ‘A-list’.

Lenzing secures place on CDP's ‘A List’ for tackling climate change, as well as acting to protect forests

December 08, 2020 - 05:26
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LENZING, Austria, Dec. 8, 2020 (Press Release) -Lenzing is the only first-time discloser recognized with prestigious double ‘A’ score for global climate and forests stewardship by CDP.

The Lenzing Group has been recognized by the global environmental non-profit CDP, securing a place on its prestigious ‘A List’ for tackling climate change, as well as acting to protect forests. Through significant demonstrable action in these areas, Lenzing is leading on corporate environmental ambition, action and transparency worldwide.

Mondi receives triple A recognition from CDP for tackling climate change and for its global environmental leadership

December 08, 2020 - 05:21
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    VIENNA, Austria, Dec. 8, 2020 (Press Release) -
  • Recognition for Mondi's global environmental leadership on climate, forests and water
  • Commended for leading on corporate environmental ambition, action and transparency worldwide

Leading global packaging and paper manufacturer Mondi has secured a place on CDP’s prestigious ‘Triple A List’ for tackling climate change as well as acting to protect forests and water security. Mondi has been recognised for leading on corporate environmental ambition, action and transparency worldwide.

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