CHESTER, UK, Nov 9, 2015 (Press Release) - The Alliance for Beverage Cartons and the Environment (ACE) UK announced today that it is to become a joint owner of OPRL Ltd, which runs the UK's on-pack recycling label scheme.
ACE UK, which represents leading beverage carton manufacturers Tetra Pak, Elopak, and SIG Combibloc, joins current owners British Retail Consortium (BRC), the trade association for the retail sector.Read more
LONDON,(Press Release) - McDonald's has achieved a key milestone in its journey to source 100% sustainable packaging in Europe
McDonald's has announced that as of October 2015, all centrally-sourced packaging* that is distributed across its 38 European markets** is chain-of-custody certified, with wood fibre coming from recycled sources or forests certified to one of two globally recognized standards for responsible forest management: Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) standard or a Programme for Endorsement of Forest Certification (PEFC) national standard.Read more
STATEN ISLAND, NY, July 3, 2015 (Local News) -Everyone knows the slogan "America runs on Dunkin'."
New York City definitely runs on Dunkin' -- the coffee giant has over 500 hundred locations between the five boroughs. Now that's a lot of coffee. And that's a lot of cups being thrown in the trash, some of which couldn't be recycled.
New York City will continue to run on Dunkin' -- but it'll be running greener.Read more
BRAMPTON, ON, June 29, 2015 (Press Release) -Most boxes and cartons manufactured in Canada are now 100% recycled content, made completely from old boxes and other used paper material collected from the back of factories, supermarkets, office buildings, or from residential Blue Box programs.Read more
KINGSEY FALLS, QC, June 18, 2015 (CNW) -Cascades, a leader in the recovery and the manufacturing of green packaging and tissue paper products, is pleased to announce that its line of UltratillTM products was selected by the Canadian Plastics Industry Association as the recipient of the CPIA Sustainability Award. This prestigious award was accepted by Mathieu Roberge , Products and Processes Development Manager at Cascades, during the CPIA Plastics Industry Leadership Awards Dinner held in Toronto on June 15 th.Read more
STOCKHOLM, May 28, 2015 (Press Release) -
Innventia is coordinating a unique collaboration project that will lead to less food wastage. Resource-efficient packaging solutions that work throughout the value chain, from food and packaging producer to consumer, will contribute towards a reduction in wasted resources.Read more
LAUSANNE, Switzerland, April 1, 2015 (Press Release) - Following its successful introduction with Finnish dairy Valio, the world's first fully renewable package, Tetra Rex Bio-based, is now being rolled out to Tetra Pak customers worldwide.Read more
The 100% Recycled Paperboard Alliance (RPA-100%) announced today that it is celebrating its 20th anniversary in 2015 and is launching a fully redesigned web site as a way to mark the occasion. The RPA-100% was founded 20 years ago with one clear-cut goal: promoting the positive attributes of 100% recycled paperboard among consumer product goods companies and consumers.Read more