SUNDSVALL, Sweden , March 6, 2020 (Press Release) -SCA has published the company’s Annual Report for 2019. The report presents for the first time a measure of the company’s contribution to the local economy in Northern Sweden. Of SCA’s total disbursements for 2019 of SEK 25 billion, 53 per cent was paid out to people or organisations based in Northern Sweden.Read more
ESPOO, Finland, March 9, 2020 (Press Release) -Metsä Board, the leading European producer of premium fresh fibre paperboards and part of Metsä Group, is one of the founding members of the recently established European Paper Packaging Alliance (EPPA). EPPA is a food and food service packaging association whose aim is to promote food safety, circular solutions, and lower carbon emissions as well as call for evidence-based policy making. The members represent leading raw material manufacturers and food & food service packaging producers.Read more
BRUSSELS, March 4, 2020 (Press Release) -ACE supports the European Commission proposal on the EU Climate Law aimed at reaching climate neutrality by 2050.Read more
CHICAGO, March 2, 2020 (Press Release) -The Paper and Paperboard Packaging Environmental Council (PPEC) has joined Two Sides North America, the non-profit organization that promotes and encourages the responsible production, use, and sustainability of print, paper and packaging.
“We welcome PPEC to our Two Sides network. Their expertise will be of great value given that we are now addressing sustainability topics related to paper-based packaging,” said Phil Riebel, Two Sides North America President.Read more
BRUSSELS, March 4, 2020 (Press Release) -The Sappi Technical Innovation Awards take place annually across Sappi’s global businesses. Started in 2000, the awards programme is aimed at recognising and celebrating the best technical innovation within Sappi. The awards also help drive the creation of sustainable solutions within Sappi, paving the way for the next generation of people, sustainable products and processes.Read more
BRIXTON, UK , Feb. 24, 2020 (Press Release) -A brand new coffee cup recycling programme launches in Brixton today as part of The Cup Fund – the U.K.’s largest grant fund to boost and scale up coffee cup recycling across the UK.Read more
LONDON, March 4, 2020 (Press Release) -Global Recycling Day, taking place on 18th March 2020, has already inspired 24 (and counting) organisations and communities across the globe to organise events and initiatives to raise awareness of the importance of recycling and the ways we can turn ‘waste’ into a valuable resource.
From educational talks in schools to beach clean-ups and performances for local communities, there is a wide range of events taking place, alongside the worldwide #RecyclingHeroes competition, which is accepting entries until 8 March 2020.Read more
CONCORD TOWNSHIP, OH, March 3, 2020 (Business Wire) -Ranpak Holdings Corp., a leading provider of environmentally sustainable, systems-based, product protection solutions for e-commerce and industrial supply chains, today announced it has published its 2019 ESG Impact Report. The report both underscores Ranpak’s mission to help improve supply chain performance and cost while reducing environmental impact and discloses the company’s 2019 results against key environmental and social performance indicators.
Highlights from the 2019 ESG Impact Report include:Read more