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April 2021

Arctic Paper receives Cradle to Cradle certification for all coated papers produced at Grycksbo mill in Sweden

April 23, 2021 - 02:55
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GOTEBORG, Sweden, April 22, 2021 (Press Release) -The full coated woodfree product range of Arctic Paper Grycksbo have been awarded a Silver Level Material Health Certificate as part of the multi-attribute Cradle to Cradle Certified Products Standard. In addition, the entire production process of the mill in Grycksbo was inspected and achieved the Silver Level which therefore represents the overall level of product certification.

Canada's forest products sector celebrates Earth Day – everyday

April 22, 2021 - 14:51
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OTTAWA, April 22, 2021 (Press Release) -As Canada and the world recognize Earth Day, it is worth noting the important role that climate smart forestry plays in managing complex ecosystems, producing environmentally friendly products, and supporting our move to a net-zero carbon economy.

The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations and the Canadian government recently recognized the important role of sustainable forest management and forestry workers in our move to a greener, lower carbon economy because of forestry’s many solutions, including its ability to:

New Indy says it's not to blame for foul odor at South Carolina paper mill

April 22, 2021 - 14:27
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CATAWBA, SC, April 22, 2021 (Local News) -The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is joining an investigation to determine the source of a foul-smelling odor affecting communities in York, Lancaster, Mecklenburg and Union Counties.

According to South Carolina Senator Michael Johnson (R-16), the EPA will assist South Carolina's Department of Health and Environmental Control (DEHEC) by providing expertise and specialized equipment.

Meal-kit provider HelloFresh announces new sustainable packaging solutions in partnership with Pratt Industries

April 22, 2021 - 14:22

NEW YORK, April 20, 2021 (CSRwire ) -In celebration of Earth Day, HelloFresh, the leader in delivering delicious ingredients and easy-to-follow recipes to households worldwide, announced today a new partnership with Pratt Industries to introduce cardboard packaging made of 100% post-consumer recycled content for its HelloFresh and EveryPlate meal kits.

Meal-kit provider HelloFresh announces new sustainable packaging solutions in partnership with Pratt Industries

April 22, 2021 - 14:22
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NEW YORK, April 20, 2021 (CSRwire ) -In celebration of Earth Day, HelloFresh, the leader in delivering delicious ingredients and easy-to-follow recipes to households worldwide, announced today a new partnership with Pratt Industries to introduce cardboard packaging made of 100% post-consumer recycled content for its HelloFresh and EveryPlate meal kits.

Gaming company Razer establishes $50 million green fund to support sustainability startups, invests in bamboo toilet paper brands

April 22, 2021 - 14:19
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IRVINE, CA, April 22, 2021 (Press Release) -Razer, the leading global lifestyle brand for gamers, today announced the launch of its new USD50 million Razer Green Fund and a seed investment into The Nurturing Co. Pte. Ltd. (“The Nurturing Co”), an award-winning sustainable products startup. The organization is most notable for creating BAMBOOLOO, one of the world’s first single-use plastic-free, bamboo toilet paper and home care brands.

Gaming company Razer establishes $50 million green fund to support sustainability startups, invests in bamboo toilet paper brands

April 22, 2021 - 14:19
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IRVINE, CA, April 22, 2021 (Press Release) -Razer, the leading global lifestyle brand for gamers, today announced the launch of its new USD50 million Razer Green Fund and a seed investment into The Nurturing Co. Pte. Ltd. (“The Nurturing Co”), an award-winning sustainable products startup. The organization is most notable for creating BAMBOOLOO, one of the world’s first single-use plastic-free, bamboo toilet paper and home care brands.

Solenis launches new resource site for eco-friendly food and beverage paper packaging solutions

April 22, 2021 - 10:34
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WILMINGTON, DE, April 22, 2021 (Press Release) -Solenis, a leading global producer of specialty chemicals, has launched a new online hub to help consumer brand owners and packaging converters with sustainable formulations for fast-food packaging, corrugated board, single-use cups and other food and beverage packaging elements. The webpage is located at www.solenis.com/ecopackaging.

Solenis launches new resource site for eco-friendly food and beverage paper packaging solutions

April 22, 2021 - 10:34
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WILMINGTON, DE, April 22, 2021 (Press Release) -Solenis, a leading global producer of specialty chemicals, has launched a new online hub to help consumer brand owners and packaging converters with sustainable formulations for fast-food packaging, corrugated board, single-use cups and other food and beverage packaging elements. The webpage is located at www.solenis.com/ecopackaging.

Sun Chemical launches SunCure 44HC150 UV coating with high levels of bio-sourced and recycled material

April 22, 2021 - 10:12
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WEXHAM SPRINGS, UK, April 21, 2021 (Press Release) -Sun Chemical is launching SunCure 44HC150 – a glossy stampable UV-curing coating, manufactured with 25% bio-renewable carbon content and with 12% post-consumer recycled materials. The coating has received excellent feedback following trials with existing customers and will be available throughout Europe from 15th March 2021 The launch marks a breakthrough for Sun Chemical’s energy curing line as it is the first of many such products to be rolled out featuring significant levels of bio-sourced and recycled material content.

Sun Chemical launches SunCure 44HC150 UV coating with high levels of bio-sourced and recycled material

April 22, 2021 - 10:12
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WEXHAM SPRINGS, UK, April 21, 2021 (Press Release) -Sun Chemical is launching SunCure 44HC150 – a glossy stampable UV-curing coating, manufactured with 25% bio-renewable carbon content and with 12% post-consumer recycled materials. The coating has received excellent feedback following trials with existing customers and will be available throughout Europe from 15th March 2021 The launch marks a breakthrough for Sun Chemical’s energy curing line as it is the first of many such products to be rolled out featuring significant levels of bio-sourced and recycled material content.

Mohawk Fine Papers introduces Mohawk Renewal papers approved by FDA for indirect food packaging and labeling

April 22, 2021 - 10:01

COHOES, NY , April 22, 2021 (Press Release) -Mohawk Fine Papers, Inc., North America's largest privately owned manufacturer of fine papers and envelopes, unveiled a groundbreaking portfolio of papers, Mohawk Renewal, made from rapidly renewable, sustainable fibers—namely hemp, straw and recycled cotton—in April of last year.

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