VANCOUVER, BC, Dec. 9, 2019 (Business In Vancouver) -Harmac Pacific in Nanaimo will receive more than $800,000 in provincial funding for a new sludge treatment system that the company says will reduce greenhouse gas emissions by reducing the amount of natural gas it needs to burn for its boilers.
Harmac is the first company to be approved for grants under the new CleanBC Industry Fund, which is being funding through carbon tax revenue.Read more
WILMINGTON, DE, Dec. 9, 2019 (Press Release) -Solenis has been awarded the Gold Recognition Level for the CSR (Corporate Social Responsibility) performance by EcoVadis, a collaborative platform providing sustainability ratings and performance improvement tools for global supply chains. Solenis is among the top 5% of performers evaluated by EcoVadis in the category of chemical industry.Read more
Saica, Carreras and Iveco are collaborating in a pilot project to use Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) as fuel for mid and long distance freight transportation. LNG is the most ecological fuel for internal-combustion engines that currently exists.Read more
VILNIUS, Lithuania, Dec. 9, 2019 (Press Release) -AB “Grigeo Klaipėda” invests 1.2 million EUR into environmentally friendly projects, thus contributing to a cleaner environment.
The funds will be allocated to the covering of two pools as well as purchasing an odor ozonation system and sludge dewatering equipment. It is scheduled to hood the pool and complete the odor removal system by the end of the 3rd quarter 2019. The sludge dewatering system will be installed at the beginning of 2020.Read more
BRUSSELS, Dec. 5, 2019 (Press Release) -The use of paper for packaging purposes is growing every year, due to its excellent environmental performance but also to the increasing demand related to e-commerce and delivery services. There is a strong expectation from consumers, brands and retailers to have recyclable packaging material. A packaging recycling rate of 85% is already achieved today and the paper value chain continues to improve.Read more
LONDON, Dec. 5, 2019 (Press Release) -The Global Recycling Foundation (the organisation behind Global Recycling Day, which takes place annually on 18th March) is calling on people across the globe to put the planet first this festive season and be a #RecyclingHero when it comes to gift wrapping, decorations and more.Read more
KINGSEY FALLS, QC, Dec. 4, 2019 (Fastmarkets RISI) -Cascades (TSX: CAS), a leader in eco-friendly recycling, hygiene and packaging solutions, is launching an innovative container for fresh food packaging on the North American market: a cardboard tray certified 1 according to Forest Stewardship Council® (FSC®) standards, made from 100% recycled fibres, mainly from post-consumer sources, and which is fully recyclable.Read more
VIENNA, Austria, Dec. 4, 2019 (Press Release) -Mondi, global leader in innovative and sustainable packaging and paper solutions, has committed to join the 4evergreen alliance founded by CEPI, the pan-European association representing the forest fibre and paper industry. The aim of the alliance is to increase the share of fibre-based packaging in a circular and sustainable economy in order to minimise its environmental impact.
The 4evergreen alliance is a three-year long project and will begin in January 2020 bringing together companies and organisations across the value chain.Read more