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
SYDNEY, Nov. 29, 2019 (Press Release) -Two researchers at UNSW Sydney have discovered a novel way to turn banana plantation waste into packaging material that is not only biodegradable, but also recyclable.
Associate Professor Jayashree Arcot and Professor Martina Stenzel were looking for ways to convert agricultural waste into something that could value add to the industry it came from while potentially solving problems for another.Read more
EUGENE, OR, Dec. 4, 2019 (The Register-Guard) -The Lane Regional Air Protection Agency will begin reviewing industrial sites as it starts to implement the first year of the state’s Cleaner Air Oregon rules.
Cleaner Air Oregon’spurpose is to protect the health of Oregonians by analyzing the public health risks of air pollution and reduce exposure to that pollution. This week, LRAPA identified the first five industrial sites to be reviewed under the new rules.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
PARSIPPANY, NJ, Dec. 3, 2019 (Press Release) -Sun Chemical released its 2018 Corporate Sustainability Report, which focuses on how its commitment to sustainbility has led to new products and services that help customers improve their eco-efficiency goals.
The 2018 report shows that Sun Chemical achieved its recent energy and water usage goals and highlights various initiatives that Sun Chemical has implemented to increase its overall commitment to developing sustainable solutions for customers, such as:Read more
RICHMOND, BC, Nov. 29, 2019 (Press Release) -Northern Pulp, and its parent Paper Excellence, are committed to creating well-paying jobs for Nova Scotians, supporting the region’s economy, protecting our environment, and enhancing the wellbeing of our rural communities.Read more