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July 2021

Huhtamaki partners with LyondellBasell, Plastuni Lisses and Groupe Rocher to launch next generation sustainable tube laminates

July 30, 2021 - 04:34
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ESPOO, Finland, July 30, 2021 (Press Release) -Huhtamaki, a key global provider of sustainable packaging solutions for consumers around the world, has achieved an important technology breakthrough in developing next generation sustainable tube laminates. Working in partnership with LyondellBasell, Plastuni Lisses (Groupe Somater) and Groupe Rocher, Huhtamaki is launching a tube laminate with more than 40% recycled content from renewable based plastics. The laminate is primarily suitable for product applications in the cosmetics, personal care, oral care, and food sectors.

Recard to deliver new tissue and MG paper production plant to Meghna Pulp & Paper Mills' facility in Bangladesh

July 30, 2021 - 03:27
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LUCCA, ITALY, July 30, 2021 (Press Release) -In June, Meghna Pulp & Paper Mills Ltd and Recard S.p.A. signed a contract for the delivery of a brand new tissue and MG paper production plant.

For the second time, this important client from Bangladesh chose Recard for the delivery of a plant.

The new turnkey plant includes three preparation lines for pulp where also waste paper can be used as raw material.

Recard to deliver new tissue and MG paper production plant to Meghna Pulp & Paper Mills' facility in Bangladesh

July 30, 2021 - 03:27
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LUCCA, ITALY, July 30, 2021 (Press Release) -In June, Meghna Pulp & Paper Mills Ltd and Recard S.p.A. signed a contract for the delivery of a brand new tissue and MG paper production plant.

For the second time, this important client from Bangladesh chose Recard for the delivery of a plant.

The new turnkey plant includes three preparation lines for pulp where also waste paper can be used as raw material.

German self-adhesive and coatings manufacturer VPF launches innovative self-adhesive material made of silphie paper

July 29, 2021 - 11:42
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SPROCKHOVEL, Germany, July 29, 2021 (Press Release) -VPF GmbH & Co. KG is expanding its successful sustainability product portfolio to include the self-adhesive material made of silphie paper. This consists of at least 35 percent silphie fibres and impresses with its high-quality appearance and regional character.

German self-adhesive and coatings manufacturer VPF launches innovative self-adhesive material made of silphie paper

July 29, 2021 - 11:42
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SPROCKHOVEL, Germany, July 29, 2021 (Press Release) -VPF GmbH & Co. KG is expanding its successful sustainability product portfolio to include the self-adhesive material made of silphie paper. This consists of at least 35 percent silphie fibres and impresses with its high-quality appearance and regional character.

Minerals Technologies publishes its corporate responsibility and sustainability report 2020

July 29, 2021 - 09:26
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NEW YORK, July 28, 2021 (Globe Newswire) -Minerals Technologies Inc. (“MTI” or “the Company”) has published its 13th annual Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability Report, which highlights the significant progress the Company is making with its environmental, social and governance (ESG) priorities. The new report can be accessed here and features comprehensive information and examples of how all employees are supporting MTI in its commitment to sustainability.

Ence becomes first company in Europe to certify sustainability of its biomass through SURE verification scheme

July 29, 2021 - 09:06
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MADRID, Spain, July 29, 2021 (Press Release) -Ence – Energía y Celulosa has become the first company in Europe to start the process of certifying the sustainability of the biomass it consumes in all its facilities, through the SURE verification scheme.

Ence becomes first company in Europe to certify sustainability of its biomass through SURE verification scheme

July 29, 2021 - 09:06
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MADRID, Spain, July 29, 2021 (Press Release) -Ence – Energía y Celulosa has become the first company in Europe to start the process of certifying the sustainability of the biomass it consumes in all its facilities, through the SURE verification scheme.

Deadline opens for receipt of projects eligible for Ence grants in San Juan del Puerto

July 29, 2021 - 08:50
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MADRID, Spain, July 27, 2021 (Press Release) -Next week the deadline opens for social groups, companies and professionals in San Juan to present the projects with which they want to apply for financial support from Ence. This is the annual call for aid, worth 100,000 euros, contemplated in the Framework Agreement between the energy company and the Huelva City Council of San Juan del Puerto.

Sonoco releases its 2020-21 corporate responsibility report

July 29, 2021 - 07:02
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HARTSVILLE, SC, July 28, 2021 (Globe Newswire) -Sonoco, one of the largest diversified global packaging companies, today released its 2020-21 Corporate Responsibility Report, highlighting the Company’s new 2030 commitments to reduce energy usage, greenhouse gas emissions, water usage and wastes along with ongoing efforts to achieve greater packaging sustainability and recycling. The full report, Committed to our Purpose, Our People and Our Planet, is available here.

A.Celli Paper successfully rebuilds and starts up Smurfit Kappa Roermond Papier's PM 3 in the Netherlands

July 29, 2021 - 06:39

LUCCA, ITALY, July 29, 2021 (Press Release) -A.Celli Paper, together with the Smurfit Kappa Roermond Papier team, has successfully rebuilt and started up the PM3 of the Roermond plant dedicated to the production of packaging paper.

A.Celli Paper announces the completion of the rebuilt PM3 start up on the 24th of June, with total satisfaction of our client, Smurfit Kappa Roermond Papier, both for the performance achieved and for the compliance with the planned program, despite the difficulties related to the global pandemic.

Kite delivers enviro-products to minimise impact of packaging on environment in 2021

July 29, 2021 - 05:18
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COVENTRY, UK, July 27, 2021 (Press Release) -Since our founding in 2001, we have championed ranges of enviro-products to minimise the impact of our packaging on the environment. The very next year, we established our own Compliance Scheme to help companies fund their recycling of packaging waste in the UK.

In 2019, we launched a Plastic Reduction Campaign, working closely with our customers to reduce the weight of plastic packaging they use within their business.  This saved 259 tonnes of plastic in the first year alone.

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