HARTSVILLE, SC, May 10, 2018 (Globe Newswire) -Sonoco, one of the largest diversified global packaging companies, has announced its position as a joint development partner and investor in the Plant City, Fla.-based robotics company Harvest CROO Robotics.Read more
ATHENS, Greece, March 13, 2018 (Press Release) -On March 2nd 2018, Zeritis Group signed a long term lease with Schwaben-paper, a company specialized in the production of paper pallets. The tenant aims to perform renovation works and upgrade the building, in order to utilize it as its central warehouse unit.Read more
SUNDSVALL, Sweden, April 20, 2018 (Press Release) -Samskip subsidiary Nor Lines will include calls at Rotterdam for the first time in its weekly multipurpose liner service connecting to Western, Mid and Northern Norway, with effect from June 1st.
The service is provided by Nor Lines’ state of the art, LNG-fuelled vessels MV Kvitnos and MV Kvitbjorn. These flexible ships will sail in 14-day loops, connecting Rotterdam and Eemshaven with Norwegian ports from Hammerfest in the far north, and taking in calls including Sandnes/Tananger, Bergen, Trondheim, Ålesund, Bodo and Tromso.Read more
LONDON and ROTTERDAM, The Netherlands, April 4, 2018 (Press Release) -Unilever has announced a partnership with start-up company Ioniqa & the largest global producer of PET resin Indorama Ventures to pioneer a new technology which converts PET waste back into virgin grade material for use in food packaging.
Ioniqa has developed a proprietary technology that is able to convert any PET waste - including coloured packs - back into transparent virgin grade material. The technology has successfully passed its pilot stage and is now moving towards testing at an industrial scale.Read more
FALLS CHURCH, VA, March 28, 2018 (Press Release) -Amazon, International Paper, and Starbucks Coffee Company have joined on as new funding partners of The Recycling Partnership, a rapidly growing national nonprofit that leverages corporate investment to transform recycling for good in hundreds of communities across the country. By supporting The Recycling Partnership, these major brands along with 34 other companies including Coca-Cola, Target, Pepsi and P&G are helping create more circular economy jobs, more material recovery and stronger, more equitable communities.Read more
HELSINKI, March 14, 2018 (Press Release) -UPM is committed to creating value from sustainable bioinnovations. In addition to renewable diesel, the UPM Lappeenranta Biorefinery produces renewable naphtha - an excellent raw material for bioplastics. It can be transformed into renewable resins needed to create bioplastics, e.g. for the packaging industry.Read more
BOSTON, MA, Feb. 27, 2018 (PRNewswire) -Sappi North America, a leading producer and supplier of diversified paper and packaging products, has joined on as a new funding partner of The Recycling Partnership, a national nonprofit that applies corporate funding to improve recycling efforts in communities across the country. In doing so, the company will be working to help transform recycling nationwide, increase materials recovery, and reduce the creation of greenhouse gases that add to climate change.Read more
STOCKHOLM, Feb. 8, 2018 (Press Release) -Israeli development company Melodea, which is partly owned by Holmen, has signed an agreement with Brazilian forestry company Klabin as a new partner so that it can continue to develop nanocellulose.Read more