PORCARI, Italy , Feb. 26, 2020 (Press Release) -The tissue paper manufacturer Group, known for the Regina brand, has participated in all the four editions of the report, and has obtained constantly improving results on responsible sourcing and socio-environmental reporting.Read more
LEICESTER, UK, Feb. 25, 2020 (Press Release) -Casepak has won a tender to process circa 24,000 tonnes of mixed material from Walsall Council.
The new three-year contract will see dry, mixed recyclables collected from homes and businesses in Walsall before being sent to Casepak’s 165,000 tonne capacity Materials Recycling Facility (MRF).
The material will comprise paper, cardboard, plastic, clean foil and glass.Read more
MONTREAL, Feb. 25, 2020 (Press Release) -Five leading companies in Canada’s food, beverage and packaging sector are joining forces and created the Circular Plastics Taskforce (Groupe d’action plastiques circulaires, or GAPC) to develop a circular economy for plastics, in partnership with the Canadian Plastics Industry Association (CPIA) and with support from Environment and Climate Change Canada. Éco Entreprises Québec will also support the project as a consultant and financial partner.Read more
SWINDON, UK, Feb. 23, 2020 (Press Release) -The National Trust has become the UK’s largest membership organisation to ditch plastic from millions of its iconic members’ cards, as the charity marks its 125th anniversary.
From next week, the charity will begin to remove 12.5 tonnes of plastic, equivalent to two African elephants, from its 5m annually issued membership cards, which will now be made from a super-strength paper.Read more
HELSINKI, Feb. 18, 2020 (Press Release) -Together with Sulapac, we have launched the renewable and biodegradable straw to the market. The launch generated significant media coverage globally. A demo straw was launched in 2018 at the startup event Slush. The straw is now rolling out to the market with first availability to companies in Europe.Read more
MOSCOW, Feb. 13, 2020 (Press Release) -Segezha Forest Industry Group (part of Sistema JSFC) has started work on the project to develop seed plantation centers that will grow containerized tree seedlings (CTSs).
For information, CTSs have a number of advantages. The seedlings are grown in special containers filled with soil; 100% of these seedlings adapt well after planting, are convenient in transportation; their roots are never damaged, so they adapt quickly and start growing.Read more