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May 2021

UK-based Swanline sheds light on environmental and economical advantages of cardboard boxes

May 31, 2021 - 12:18

STONE, UK, May 31, 2021 (Press Release) -Some people assume that because cardboard is a paper product that automatically means that it’s environmentally unfriendly. On the contrary – most corrugated packaging these days is made from post-consumer recycled materials and can be recycled again after use. Recycling processes have improved dramatically over the decades and are now much more much efficient than many people realise.

UK-based Swanline sheds light on environmental and economical advantages of cardboard boxes

May 31, 2021 - 12:18
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STONE, UK, May 31, 2021 (Press Release) -Some people assume that because cardboard is a paper product that automatically means that it’s environmentally unfriendly. On the contrary – most corrugated packaging these days is made from post-consumer recycled materials and can be recycled again after use. Recycling processes have improved dramatically over the decades and are now much more much efficient than many people realise.

AR Packaging to launch its sustainable, paper-based coffee packaging Boardio in North America

May 31, 2021 - 08:03

LUND, Sweden, May 26, 2021 (Press Release) -Our latest system innovation Boardio is on its way to breaking new ground and you will find our sustainable Boardio filled with great coffee on the shelves in Canada later this year. After successful launches in Europe, it’s now time for North America to finally explore our sustainable, paper-based coffee packaging with an eye-catching design and shape. A revolutionary paperboard container that is set to reduce plastics and replace stand-up pouches on grocery store shelves.

AR Packaging to launch its sustainable, paper-based coffee packaging Boardio in North America

May 31, 2021 - 08:03
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LUND, Sweden, May 26, 2021 (Press Release) -Our latest system innovation Boardio is on its way to breaking new ground and you will find our sustainable Boardio filled with great coffee on the shelves in Canada later this year. After successful launches in Europe, it’s now time for North America to finally explore our sustainable, paper-based coffee packaging with an eye-catching design and shape. A revolutionary paperboard container that is set to reduce plastics and replace stand-up pouches on grocery store shelves.

Heidelberg's Speedmaster CS 92 helps to grow commercial and packaging printers in India

May 31, 2021 - 07:53
    HEIDELBERG, Germany , May 31, 2021 (Press Release) -
  • Print shops are positioning themselves with the Speedmaster CS 92 successfully in the Indian print market
  • Strong growth in commercial and packaging printing
  • More than 60 Speedmaster CS 92 printing units so far in India sold and installed

Henkel launches its virtual knowledge hub The Henkel Adhesives Forum for packaging and consumer goods industry [EMB until June 1]

May 31, 2021 - 07:01
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DUSSELDORF, Germany, June 1, 2021 (Press Release) -Henkel has launched its virtual knowledge hub, providing an indispensable online resource to learn about and discuss key topics in the packaging and consumer goods industry. The Henkel Adhesives Forum is the place to go for live presentations, on-demand webinars, in- depth white papers, and live interaction, with a focus on hot topics like sustainability, circular economy, health & safety and more.

Henkel launches its virtual knowledge hub The Henkel Adhesives Forum for packaging and consumer goods industry [EMB until June 1]

May 31, 2021 - 07:01

DUSSELDORF, Germany, June 1, 2021 (Press Release) -Henkel has launched its virtual knowledge hub, providing an indispensable online resource to learn about and discuss key topics in the packaging and consumer goods industry. The Henkel Adhesives Forum is the place to go for live presentations, on-demand webinars, in- depth white papers, and live interaction, with a focus on hot topics like sustainability, circular economy, health & safety and more.

Metsä Fibre concludes logistics agreements with Port of Kemi and Kuljetusliike Kalevi Huhtala for Kemi bioproduct mill in Finland

May 31, 2021 - 06:39
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STOCKHOLM, May 31, 2021 (Press Release) -Metsä Fibre, part of Metsä Group, has concluded logistics agreements with Port of Kemi Ltd and Kuljetusliike Kalevi Huhtala Oy concerning the bioproduct mill under construction in Kemi.

Black Sea Trade and Development Bank provides Euro 75 million loan to Turkish Hayat Kimya Group for construction of its new factory in Kaluga, Russia

May 31, 2021 - 06:22
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THESSALONIKI, Greece , May 31, 2021 (Press Release) -The Black Sea Trade and Development bank (BSTDB) has provided a 7-year EUR 75 million loan to the Turkish Hayat Kimya Group for the construction of a new factory in Kaluga (Russia) producing cleansing tissue and towel paper.

The total project cost is EUR 134.5 million.  This will be the third Group’s production facility in Russia, which, upon completion, should make Hayat Kimya the largest producer of cleansing tissue products in the country.

Huhtamaki supports EU Green Deal as it believes food packaging's environmental benefits outweigh its impacts

May 31, 2021 - 04:57
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ESPOO, Finland, May 31, 2021 (Press Release) -Food production is responsible for a quarter of the world’s greenhouse gas emissions, but today it is estimated that approximately one third of all food produced globally is wasted. This significant number represents 8% of total global greenhouse gas emissions.1Packaging helps protect food from damage and spoilage from transport to storage and from stores to our homes. Packaging therefore ensures that the resources used to produce food, and the carbon footprint created, are not wasted.

Huhtamaki supports EU Green Deal as it believes food packaging's environmental benefits outweigh its impacts

May 31, 2021 - 04:57

ESPOO, Finland, May 31, 2021 (Press Release) -Food production is responsible for a quarter of the world’s greenhouse gas emissions, but today it is estimated that approximately one third of all food produced globally is wasted. This significant number represents 8% of total global greenhouse gas emissions.1Packaging helps protect food from damage and spoilage from transport to storage and from stores to our homes. Packaging therefore ensures that the resources used to produce food, and the carbon footprint created, are not wasted.

ANDRITZ to supply two complete OCC lines at Nine Dragons Paper's mill in China

May 31, 2021 - 04:11
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GRAZ, Austria, May 31, 2021 (Press Release) -International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Nine Dragons Paper Industries to supply two complete OCC lines with a capacity of 2,000 bdmt/d each to their mills in China. Start-up is scheduled for the second and fourth quarter of 2022, respectively.

The lines feature the following technological highlights:

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