LONDON, March 21, 2019 (Press Release) -DS Smith, a leading international packaging provider, has today published new research, in conjunction with Central Saint Martins, UAL, showing that the UK will fall short of its 2035 recycling targets by more than a decade.Read more
LACHENDORF, Germany, March 20, 2019 (Press Release) -DREWSEN already offers compostable and biodegradable barrier papers for food packaging. Activities in this area are now being intensified with the aim of replacing other plastic applications with sustainable and environmentally friendly papers.
As of April 1st, 2019, the business development group ‘Sustainable Paper Solutions’ will be available as a qualified partner. The team will be directed by Mr. Christian von Buchwaldt and Dr. Imke Bremer.Read more
GREEN BAY, WI, March 19, 2019 (Local News) -The future costs related to the decades-long contamination of the Fox River is getting more clear.
Wisconsin Attorney General Josh Kaul announced a federal judge has approved a settlement to ensure all future costs related to the contamination will be paid by the corporate companies responsible for the contamination.
From the mid-1950s until 1971, river sediments were contaminated with polychlorinated biphenyls (PCB's) that were discharged by paper companies that made and recycled "carbonless" copy paper containing PCB's.Read more
MADRID, Spain, March 14, 2019 (Press Release) -Ence Energía y Celulosa expresses its rejection of the unexpected change in the criteria of the General Directorate for Sustainability of the Coast and the Sea to be approved on March 8 in the three procedures that are currently being followed at the National Court and are intended to declare the nullity of the resolution of January 20, 2016 by which the Company was granted the extension of the Pontevedra concession.Read more
ESPOO, Finland, March 19, 2019 (Press Release) -Metsä Tissue supplies hygiene paper products and solutions for public washrooms, industrial production and food processing under the Katrin brand. Katrin’s product range includes dispensers for toilet papers, hand towels, soaps and hand disinfectants. The dispensers are made of plastic, but designed and engineered to be robust and long-lasting and in the end, recyclable.Read more
DAVENTRY, UK , March 12, 2019 (Press Release) -After discovering that the majority of people are unaware that pizza boxes tainted with food cannot be recycled, food delivery company Deliveroo came up with a solution
For many, there’s nothing better than having your dinner delivered. Whether it’s Saturday night in front of the TV, a midweek treat, or a sudden bout of laziness, food delivery is big business in the UK, with the market expected to be worth over £10bn by 2021 (MCA, 2018).Read more
STOCKHOLM, March 18, 2019 (Press Release) -Holmen has secured three new Gold medals in sustainability, with CSR analysis firm EcoVadis placing Holmen’s forestry and paper manufacturing in its highest category. This puts the forest company among the best in the world when it comes to sustainability, with a top rating along the whole production chain – from sustainable forestry to climate-smart products.Read more
LUCCA, ITALY, March 18, 2019 (Press Release) -Lucart shows that choosing recycled toilet paper saves 80% of renewable resources and 38% of water resources
According to Lucart estimates, following an EPD analysis, doubling the annual national consumption of recycled toilet paper could lead to an annual saving of over 5 million m3 of water and 400 thousand tonnes of woodRead more