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April 2021

Kotkamills and Pyroll receive award in Uusi puu – New Wood 2021 Competition

April 30, 2021 - 12:27
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KOTKA, Finland, April 29, 2021 (Press Release) -Kotkamills and Pyroll together had earlier been nominated as one of the six finalists of the competition for their Sustainable food service packaging designed for Norwich City F.C. The packaging received ”Everyday Heroes” Special Recognition Award and took also the second place in the public vote.

The Uusi puu – New Wood 2021 Competition invited pioneering companies to offer new wood-based solutions to global challenges. The winners of the Uusi puu – New Wood 2021 Competition were announced on April 29, 2021.

Kotkamills and Pyroll receive award in Uusi puu – New Wood 2021 Competition

April 30, 2021 - 12:27

KOTKA, Finland, April 29, 2021 (Press Release) -Kotkamills and Pyroll together had earlier been nominated as one of the six finalists of the competition for their Sustainable food service packaging designed for Norwich City F.C. The packaging received ”Everyday Heroes” Special Recognition Award and took also the second place in the public vote.

The Uusi puu – New Wood 2021 Competition invited pioneering companies to offer new wood-based solutions to global challenges. The winners of the Uusi puu – New Wood 2021 Competition were announced on April 29, 2021.

UK-based media company HH Global joins #ClimatePledge, commit to net-zero carbon by 2040 or sooner

April 30, 2021 - 12:05
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LONDON, April 30, 2021 (Press Release) -Over 100 companies have now signed the #ClimatePledge. We’re thrilled to be one of the first signatories and commit to net-zero carbon by 2040 or sooner.

To coincide with Earth Day 2021, Amazon celebrated the companies that have committed to going further and faster by being signatories of their joint The Climate Pledge initiative, the ambition of which is to foster a connected world where collaboration among leading businesses and organisations can crack the climate crisis, meeting the Paris Agreement 10 years early.

Sustana to host webinar exploring sustainable recycled fiber and paper

April 30, 2021 - 11:34
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DE PERE, WI, April 26, 2021 (Press Release) -Amidst growing concerns and conversations around the environmental issues facing our society, businesses need innovative sustainability solutions that go beyond traditional efforts. But how do we get there? And what do businesses need to keep in mind when aiming to shift their supply chain from linear to circular?

Duni Group launches pioneering FSC-certified recyclable paper packaging for profile printed napkins

April 30, 2021 - 10:59
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MALMO, Sweden, April 29, 2021 (Press Release) -Our planet needs more sustainable designs and less plastic. Period. Duni Group is determined to play its part in achieving this by launching pioneering FSC-certified recyclable paper packaging for profile printed napkins in the Duni business area. For the Group, it is a start – in many ways.

Duni Group launches pioneering FSC-certified recyclable paper packaging for profile printed napkins

April 30, 2021 - 10:59

MALMO, Sweden, April 29, 2021 (Press Release) -Our planet needs more sustainable designs and less plastic. Period. Duni Group is determined to play its part in achieving this by launching pioneering FSC-certified recyclable paper packaging for profile printed napkins in the Duni business area. For the Group, it is a start – in many ways.

Greif releases 2020 sustainability report

April 30, 2021 - 09:27
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DELAWARE, OH, April 30, 2021 (Press Release) -Greif, Inc. a global leader in industrial packaging products and services, announced today the release of its online 2020 Sustainability Report describing the Company's efforts to advance its environmental, social and governance (ESG) priorities. This is Greif’s 12th consecutive annual publication and details the Company’s continued commitment to creating shared value for customers, stakeholders and the environment.

Fundación Reforestemos, CONAF Biobío and CMPC work together on restoring and protecting the Nonguén National Reserve

April 30, 2021 - 08:16
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SANTIAGO, Chile, April 30, 2021 (Press Release) -Nearly a year ago in January 2020 a forest fire affected the community of Chiguayante in the Biobío Region. Due to the wind conditions, the flames reached the Nonguén National Reserve, which has been declared the last native forest refuge in Concepción.

"The fire that affected the area damaged about 90 hectares of terrain in the western portion of the park. Of that surface area, nearly 50% was native forest," said the Regional Director of the National Forest Corporation (CONAF), Francisco Pozo.

PulPac gets further patent approvals for its dry molded fiber technology in Japan and Ukraine

April 30, 2021 - 04:39
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GOTHENBURG, Sweden, April 30, 2021 (Press Release) -Further patent approvals in Japan and Ukraine expands PulPac’s IP portfolio, fortifying the novel proprietary technology Dry Molded Fiber, which is up to 10 times more efficient than conventional fiber molding and saves huge volumes of water.

PulPac gets further patent approvals for its dry molded fiber technology in Japan and Ukraine

April 30, 2021 - 04:39

GOTHENBURG, Sweden, April 30, 2021 (Press Release) -Further patent approvals in Japan and Ukraine expands PulPac’s IP portfolio, fortifying the novel proprietary technology Dry Molded Fiber, which is up to 10 times more efficient than conventional fiber molding and saves huge volumes of water.

WEPA Group gets closer to its goal of environment protection and carbon footprint reduction with green electricity investment at its site in Piechowice, Poland

April 30, 2021 - 03:40
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ARNSBERG, Germany, April 30, 2021 (Press Release) -Protecting the environment and reducing the carbon footprint – that is the ambition of the entire WEPA Group.

Thanks to an innovation at the Piechowice site, we are getting closer to this goal: since the beginning of the new year, the plant has been powered entirely by green electricity. 

WEPA Group gets closer to its goal of environment protection and carbon footprint reduction with green electricity investment at its site in Piechowice, Poland

April 30, 2021 - 03:40
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ARNSBERG, Germany, April 30, 2021 (Press Release) -Protecting the environment and reducing the carbon footprint – that is the ambition of the entire WEPA Group.

Thanks to an innovation at the Piechowice site, we are getting closer to this goal: since the beginning of the new year, the plant has been powered entirely by green electricity. 

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