ContiTech Elastomer Coatings is claiming to be the world's first manufacturer to have a carbon footprint drawn up for printing blankets. According to the study, the production of ContiTech's printing blankets generates up to 70 percent less climatically detrimental CO2 emissions compared...

Mondi will present its portfolio of silicone-coated release liners for the label industry and a wide range of newly developed functional coatings at this year’s Labelexpo Europe on stand 12HW57...

The Sustainable Green Printing Partnership has added HP to the SGP Patron program. HP is the first company to join as an SGP platinum patron, the highest patronage level.


‘The SGP Partnership is pleased to have a major corporation such as HP become a platinum level SGP patron...

Klockner Pentaplast has partnered with Packaging 2.0 to distribute SmartCycle rigid PET films. Made from recycled plastic beverage bottles and designed...

UPM Raflatac has been awarded LIFE (Label Initiative for the Environment) certification from TLMI. The Project LIFE program was developed...

In honor of the converter’s eco-efforts, Newsday's GreenStreet LI and its advisory board of nonprofits has recognized US converter Overnight Labels as its ‘Green Leader of the Month’.


Don Earl, founder of Overnight Labels, began implementing environmental initiatives...

PepsiCo, one of the world's largest food and beverage companies, has opened its first overseas ‘green’ plant in China in the western city of Chongqing as it reiterated plans to invest USD $1 billion in the country.


PepsiCo plans to fund a variety of major capital programs to...

Torraspapel is making available to its customers a ‘Paper Profile’ statement which contains environmental information about its products: composition, key environmental parameters –...

UK-based Resource Efficiency Yorkshire (REY) has appointed Mark Gregory as its paper and card project manager. He will work with businesses and local authorities in Yorkshire and Humber to increase the amount of paper and cardboard sent for recycling and reuse. He will also identify cost...

NatureWorks and Avantium, two sustainable materials suppliers, have formed a partnership dedicated to understanding the properties and commercial potential of a new generation of polymers made from renewable resources.


The partnership is based on Avantium’s work in deriving...

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