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June 2021

Kimberly-Clark reports progress toward its 2030 sustainability ambitions

June 30, 2021 - 13:02
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DALLAS, TX, June 30, 2021 (PRNewswire) -Kimberly-Clark today published its annual report on sustainability, providing the first update on the company's global progress toward its 2030 sustainability strategy and goals, aimed at addressing the social and environmental challenges of the next decade with commitments to improve the lives and well-being of 1 billion people in underserved communities around the world with the smallest environmental footprint.

Kimberly-Clark reports progress toward its 2030 sustainability ambitions

June 30, 2021 - 13:02
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DALLAS, TX, June 30, 2021 (PRNewswire) -Kimberly-Clark today published its annual report on sustainability, providing the first update on the company's global progress toward its 2030 sustainability strategy and goals, aimed at addressing the social and environmental challenges of the next decade with commitments to improve the lives and well-being of 1 billion people in underserved communities around the world with the smallest environmental footprint.

Sun Chemical and DIC Corporation closes acquisition of BASF’s global pigments business

June 30, 2021 - 12:47
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PARSIPPANY, NJ, June 30, 2021 (Press Release) -DIC Corporation has closed on the acquisition of BASF’s global pigments business, known as BASF Colors & Effects (BCE).

The acquisition brings together the complementary portfolio of technologies, products, manufacturing assets, supply chain and customer service of the two companies to serve customers globally.

DS Smith supports La Coopérative Agricole de Noirmoutier in replacing single-use plastic with 100% recyclable corrugated board solution

June 30, 2021 - 12:39

LONDON, June 30, 2021 (Press Release) -The two companies are strengthening their partnership by developing a 100% recyclable corrugated board solution.

Reducing plastic packaging is a major issue in the CSR approach of La Coopérative Agricole de Noirmoutier, a group of producers of high quality potatoes located on the island of Noirmoutier (Atlantic coast).

DS Smith supports La Coopérative Agricole de Noirmoutier in replacing single-use plastic with 100% recyclable corrugated board solution

June 30, 2021 - 12:39
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LONDON, June 30, 2021 (Press Release) -The two companies are strengthening their partnership by developing a 100% recyclable corrugated board solution.

Reducing plastic packaging is a major issue in the CSR approach of La Coopérative Agricole de Noirmoutier, a group of producers of high quality potatoes located on the island of Noirmoutier (Atlantic coast).

ALTANA receives credit line of Euro 200 million from European Investment Bank to develop climate-friendly, digital and sustainable products

June 30, 2021 - 11:54
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    WESEL, Germany, June 29, 2021 (Press Release) -
  • Specialty chemicals company receives credit line of €200 million to develop climate-friendly, digital and sustainable products.
  • ALTANA meets the EIB’s stringent lending criteria.
  • Credit line opens up additional research areas, for example in resource-efficient digital printing.

ALTANA receives credit line of Euro 200 million from European Investment Bank to develop climate-friendly, digital and sustainable products

June 30, 2021 - 11:54
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    WESEL, Germany, June 29, 2021 (Press Release) -
  • Specialty chemicals company receives credit line of €200 million to develop climate-friendly, digital and sustainable products.
  • ALTANA meets the EIB’s stringent lending criteria.
  • Credit line opens up additional research areas, for example in resource-efficient digital printing.

Quad/Graphics divests its QuadExpress third-party logistics business for $40 million to Mullen Group

June 30, 2021 - 11:42
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SUSSEX, WI, June 30, 2021 (Press Release) -Quad/Graphics, Inc. (“Quad” or the “Company”) today announced that it has sold its QuadExpress third-party logistics (3PL) business for $40 million to Mullen Group Ltd. (“Mullen Group”), one of Canada’s largest logistics providers. QuadExpress joins Mullen Group’s network of independently operated businesses that provide a broad range of service offerings including less-than-truckload, truckload, warehousing, logistics, transload, oversized and specialized hauling transportation.

Lenzing’s VEOCEL brand launches hydrophobic lyocell fibers with Dry technology

June 30, 2021 - 11:31
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    LENZING, Austria, June 30, 2021 (Press Release) -
  • The VEOCEL branded lyocell fibers with the patented Dry technology are an eco-responsible alternative to fossil-based materials in personal hygiene products by providing hydrophobic characteristics whilst being biodegradable and compostable
  • The fibers are soft to touch and provide a dry feeling to the wearer when applied within top sheets in personal care products

KBA installs its new AllPro 110 folder gluer at Ultimate Paper Box's facility in City of Industry, CA

June 30, 2021 - 11:01
    DALLAS, TX, June 29, 2021 (Press Release) -
  • Automation, speed, and quality control fuels increase in bindery output
  • Continual investment in new technology helps Ultimate on its successful record-setting growth path
  • Operates at highest speed and increases production for cardboard to corrugated

Sonoco Protective Solutions announces expansion of its proprietary Sonopost packaging technology in Europe

June 30, 2021 - 10:24
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HARTSVILLE, SC, June 30, 2021 (Globe Newswire) -Sonoco Protective Solutions, a division of global packaging and sustainability leader Sonoco (NYSE: SON), today announced the expansion of its proprietary Sonopost packaging technology into Europe. Utilizing current manufacturing infrastructure, strategically located to support this growing opportunity, Sonoco Protective Solutions will expand with a new Sonopost manufacturing operation in Sochaczew, Poland this summer.

Sonoco Protective Solutions announces expansion of its proprietary Sonopost packaging technology in Europe

June 30, 2021 - 10:24

HARTSVILLE, SC, June 30, 2021 (Globe Newswire) -Sonoco Protective Solutions, a division of global packaging and sustainability leader Sonoco (NYSE: SON), today announced the expansion of its proprietary Sonopost packaging technology into Europe. Utilizing current manufacturing infrastructure, strategically located to support this growing opportunity, Sonoco Protective Solutions will expand with a new Sonopost manufacturing operation in Sochaczew, Poland this summer.

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