REMSHALDEN, Germany , June 6, 2019 (Press Release) -The Klingele Group, one of the leading independent manufacturers of corrugated base paper and corrugated cardboard packaging, received the World Corrugated Award 2019 in the “Environment-friendly and Intensive Production Contribution” category on 7 April in Shanghai. With its convincing environmentally friendly and resource-saving strategy, Klingele prevailed over five competitors in its category in the final.Read more
TOKYO, July 9, 2019 (Press Release) -Oji Holdings (CEO: Masatoshi Kaku, Head office: Tokyo) proudly announces that it has been selected for inclusion in the FTSE4Good Index Series and the FTSE Blossom Japan Index.
The FTSE4Good Index Series and the FTSE Blossom Japan Index were designed by FTSE Russell, a globally recognized index provider, and consist of the companies that demonstrate strong ESG (Environment, Society and Governance) performance.Read more
DAVENTRY, UK , July 9, 2019 (Press Release) -Two Sides, the global initiative promoting the sustainability of print and paper, continue to tackle misleading environmental claims made by some of the world’s largest corporations.Read more
HELSINKI, July 8, 2019 (Press Release) -Today, sustainability is high on the agenda all around the world in the wine industry, it can be a clincher to choose between two wineries with similar wines. In order to maintain its sustainability status, El Coto de Rioja, one of the companies of Barón de Ley Group, has joined the RafCycle® by UPM Raflatac recycling program, therefore becoming the first RafCycle partner is Spain.
STIRLING, Scotland, July 8, 2019 (Press Release) -Scots shoppers are being urged to be aware of the hidden financial cost and harm to the environment of the single-use packaging being purchased in everyday products.
Research by Zero Waste Scotland has found that Scottish consumers are collectively buying more than 300,000 tonnes of single-use packaging for their groceries every year.Read more
PORCARI, Italy , July 4, 2019 (Press Release) -Sofidel commitment to offer consumers and its large-scale retail customers more sustainable packaging solutions has obtained a major acknowledgment.
Aldi, the discount retailer recognised among the most important players in the large-scale retail sector worldwide, has chosen Sofidel in the UK as the supplier for its four-pack Luxury Toilet Tissue wrapped in paper as part of its strategy of removing plastic packaging or replacing it with recyclable alternatives for its own-label products.Read more
HALIFAX, NS, July 8, 2019 (CBC) -Officials with the company that owns the Northern Pulp mill in Pictou County have told their employees they expect to complete the requirements of a focus report ordered by the province by September.
That would create a scenario that could see the government revisit the date to close Boat Harbour, the treatment site for the mill's effluent.
Company officials, including Paper Excellence Canada CEO Brian Baarda, met with union leadership Wednesday in Halifax and with mill employees in Pictou County on Thursday.Read more
LONDON, July 8, 2019 (The Guardian) -Major brands are using less recycled paper, meaning more trees cut down unnecessarily
Toilet paper – the one product that the majority of us use just once and flush away – is becoming less sustainable, according to research.Read more