TORONTO, ON, March 23, 2016 (CNW) -The Carton Council of Canada (CCC) has found that efforts to promote the recycling of food and beverage cartons in Canada, such as those for milk, juice and soup, drive results. The data for 2015 shows that the national recycling rate for food and beverage cartons has grown significantly in recent years. Just five years ago, the carton recycling rate stood at 48.2%. By 2014 it had risen to 51.2%, and last year it reached 52%.Read more
NORTHWICH, UK, Jan. 11, 2016 (Press Release) -Significant progress has been made towards achieving full third-party verified traceability of globally-sourced wood fibre used in cartons produced by the beverage carton manufacturers represented by ACE UK.Read more
BRUSSELS, Dec. 15, 2015 (Press Release) -Significant progress has been made by ACE beverage carton manufacturers towards achieving full certification of the wood fibre used in cartons demonstrating legality and traceability, and of the factories that produce them worldwide.Read more
CHESTER, UK, Dec. 4, 2015 (Press Release) -The Alliance for Beverage Cartons and the Environment (ACE) UK has responded to the announcement of the European Commission’s latest Circular Economy proposals.Read more
OSLO, Norway, June 12, 2015 (Press Release) -"With its proven track record of convenience and on-shelf differentiation we see great potential for the gable top carton in aseptic markets," says Oliver Betzer, Director Strategic Marketing, Elopak. "These are important elements in stagnating markets where innovation, value added packaging and differentiating concepts are critical."Read more
OSLO, March 30, 2015 (Press Release) -Elopak is ahead of its deadline in fulfilling an industry-wide commitment to secure Chain-of-Custody certification of all production units by 2018.
The journey towards this milestone began in 2010, when Elopak started its Chain-of-Custody (CoC) certification according to the standards set by the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC). A rigorous implementation programme of FSC certification was then put into action to fulfil the commitment.Read more