HARTSVILLE, SC, Aug. 5, 2019 (Globe Newswire) -Sonoco, one of the largest sustainable, diversified global packaging companies, today released its 2018-19 Corporate Responsibility Report highlighting the Company’s ongoing efforts to achieve greater packaging sustainability and recycling and included an update on the ongoing efforts to improve environmental, governance and social measures.Read more
PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 1, 2019 (Press Release) -Today, the Business Intelligence Group announced the winners in the2019 Sustainability Awardsprogram. The Sustainability Awards honor those who have made sustainability an integral part of their business practice. For-profit and not-for-profit organizations of all sizes submitted nominations to reward team members and gain exposure for the organization, its initiatives, and the exemplary accomplishments of its leaders as they work to reduce their impact on our environment.Read more
Today Unilever announces the launch of the first wrapper-less ice-cream multipack for Solero Organic Peach, with 35% less plastic compared to the original Solero Organic pack with individual plastic wrappers.Read more
CHICAGO and MELBOURNE, Australia , July 31, 2019 (Press Release) -Amcor, the world’s leading global packaging company, has been confirmed as part of the FTSE4Good Index Series (FTSE4Good) for its strong Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) practices.
FTSE4Good is managed by FTSE Russell of the London Stock Exchange Group and is designed to identify companies that demonstrate strong ESG practices against globally recognized standards. The index, which was created in 2001, has included Amcor every year since 2006.Read more
LINCOLN, UK, July 30, 2019 (Press Release) -Over 7,500 homes in Boston, South Holland and North Kesteven will take part in a separate paper and cardboard collection trial this Autumn.
The year-long trial, run by the Lincolnshire Waste Partnership, aims to boost the quality and amount of paper recycled.
Cllr Eddy Poll, Chairman of the Lincolnshire Waste Partnership, said: “This scheme gives us the opportunity to do something differently so we can improve the quality of our recycling so it can be properly recycled, as our residents expect.Read more
HOLLAND, MI , July 30, 2019 (PRNewswire) -Boxed Water Is Better, a company that provides an alternative to plastic bottles by producing pure water in 100% recyclable and paper-based cartons, today announced a new contract with New York-based Creamline. Creamline, a multi-unit restaurant concept offering American Classics with a focus on local ingredients and sustainability, has been committed to working with eco-friendly vendors since their opening in Chelsea Market in 2015.Read more
MADRID, Spain, July 23, 2019 (Press Release) -Ence’s biofactory in Pontevedra has received the “Zero Waste” environmental certificate granted by AENOR to those organizations that carry out a more efficient management of their waste and that are capable of valuing it.
The Director of the Pontevedra’s Biofactory, Paulo Gaia, together with the Director of Quality and Environment of the plant, Carlos Casas, have been responsible for collecting this recognition that only five companies have throughout Spain.Read more
NEENAH, WI, July 25, 2019 (Press Release) -Menasha Corporation announces the publication of its ninth annual Corporate Social Responsibility Report, highlighting the company’s environmental, social and governance performance during calendar year 2018. The report includes updates on GHG emissions, water use, waste, safety, certifications, and acquisition and expansion activities.
Accomplishments highlighted in the report include:Read more