Coveris makes largest commitment to Earth Day

Coordinated by Earth Day Network, Earth Day is the world’s largest environmental movement with over one billion people taking part in activities each year. Celebrated on April 22 annually, the Earth Day Network is now in its 49th year, and has chosen ‘Protect Our Species’ for its 2019 campaign...

For its Sinuhe Jälkiuuni Ruisneppari and Kauraneppari products, the eco-efficiency of the printing has been increased by performing color separation with EGP. This allows the bread bags to carry the GreenerPrinting label.

The EGP technology allows for reduced environmental impact in...

AstroNova introduces range of grass paper labels

This new paper, made from grass, provides an eco-friendly label material for organic product brand owners. This label is usable on a wide range of product types (foodstuff, cosmetics, wine, pet foods) and is particularly suitable for labeling clothing.

The manufacturing process for...

PureCycle Technologies partners with Milliken, Nestlé to accelerate plastics recycling

PureCycle’s patented recycling process, developed and licensed by Procter & Gamble (P&G), separates color, odor and other contaminants from plastic waste feedstock to transform it into virgin-like resin. Milliken, whose additives will play a critical role in reinvigorating recycled...

Pursu Endurance Nutrition chooses compostable packaging

The packaging is made from a bio-based paper and metallized Natureflex material, which provides excellent oxygen and moisture barriers to extend shelf life of the food product, whilst maintaining optimum flavor. The pack is fully home compostable and designed to break down within 26 weeks,...

Huhtamaki develops next-generation flexible packaging in drive for circularity

Huhtamaki blueloop products use innovative polyolefin structures to pack coffee, snacks, dry food, personal care and other fast-moving consumer products. The range also includes paper-based options to replace plastic packaging.

Huhtamaki noted that packaging is transforming from linear...

Ofru Recycling marks 40th anniversary with renewed focus on environmentally friendly use of chemicals

The company has been manufacturing distillation plants for the recovery of contaminated solvents since 1978. The plant manufacturer focuses on the environmentally friendly use of chemicals in an effort to, ‘make the world a little bit greener every day.’

In a similar way to spirits...

FPA: Brands must elevate sustainability conversations around flexible packaging

FPA has published an infographic to illustrate this. The infographic summarizes the new FPA sustainability report, ‘Perspectives on the Meaning of Sustainability in Flexible Packaging’. The...

In efforts to the brand’s commitment to increasing sustainability overall, Lilly’s made the move to enlist in recyclable materials as its commitment to the health and well-being of consumers, families and our planet. Since their beginning, the brand has enlisted a handmade, craft process,...

Purr & Miaow launches Purr-cycle in partnership with Enval

Purr & Miaow noted that every year 10 billion pouches made of aluminum and plastic are sold in the pet food, baby food and drinks sectors, but only 20,000 of these currently recycled. The recycling rate of pouches is 50 times worse than that of the single-use coffee cups, it stated.

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