Glenroy has launched TruRenu as the official brand name for its sustainable flexible packaging portfolio

The TruRenu portfolio features recyclable pouches and film laminations that qualify for the How2Recycle store drop-off label program, post-consumer recycled (PCR) pouches, and film laminations made with up to 53 percent recycled content.  It also includes the Standcap Pouch in a PCR format with...

UPM Raflatac claims that its RAFNXT+ has become the world’s first carbon-neutral label material certified as a CarbonNeutral product by Natural Capital Partners

As a part of its climate approach, UPM Raflatac is continuing to reduce its emissions and emissions from raw materials and transportation. The positive climate action of choosing RAFNXT+ instead of a standard labeling material is...

Siegwerk has set out a new sustainable business strategy HorizonNOW with seven measurable targets to be achieved by 2025

The strategy combines the term Horizon in reference to the company’s New Horizons 2025+ business strategy and Now to indicate that sustainable development challenges require immediate action.

‘The packaging industry is under increasing pressure to provide more environmentally sustainable...

Avery Dennison has become the first pre-qualified intelligent labels provider to receive the How2Recycle label for RFID paper hang tags

The How2Recycle label was created to provide consistent and transparent on-package recycling information to consumers in North America and involves a coalition of brands that want their packaging to be recycled and are empowering consumers through intelligent packaging labels. How2Recycle is a...

Uflex chairman and MD Ashok Chaturvedi
The company’s commitment to tackle the problem of plastic waste, its expertise to derive solutions and technologies that help recover and recycle post-consumer plastic waste and help plastic find a purpose beyond its original use, has earned it a membership berth with the Alliance. Through...
DS Smith has invested EUR 7.5 million in expanding the anaerobic treatment facility at its Rouen paper mill in northern France.

The investment enables the site to generate green energy from 100 percent of its wastewater and improve the quality of discharged water - building the circular economy and taking another step towards the company’s carbon goals.

The process uses micro-organisms, working in the absence of...

Mondi has collaborated with a Nordic food manufacturer HKScan to provide renewable packaging for its Falukorv sausage by switching from an unrecyclable plastic multi-layer material to a paper-based alternative

Sustainable packaging is a high priority for HKScan, which sells over eight million Scan Falukorv sausages every year in Sweden alone. The company has pledged to achieve a net-zero carbon emissions target by 2025 and aims to achieve a carbon-neutral food chain by the end of 2040.

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Ahlstrom-Munksjö has been awarded EcoVadis gold rating for the company’s sustainability management and performance for a fifth consecutive year

The new title places Ahlstrom-Munksjö in the top 2 percent of suppliers assessed in the pulp, paper, and paperboard manufacturing industry. Compared with the results from the previous year, progress was made in ethics.

EcoVadis is a globally recognized business sustainability rating...

Mondi has been recognized at the Austrian Green Packaging Star Awards for its EcoVantage, WalletPack recyclable and functional barrier paper.

The annual Green Packaging Star Awards recognize environmentally friendly packaging and recycling technologies, as well as packaging-related improvements in operational processes in production, logistics, and distribution. The award is presented by Kompack magazine and the Austrian Research...

AIM, the European Brands Association, and the Alliance to End Plastic Waste have partnered with the City of Copenhagen to conduct the semi-industrial test phase to drive the next stage of development for intelligent waste sorting under the Digital Watermarks Initiative HolyGrail 2.0

Developers move one step closer to precision identification and sorting of plastic packaging waste through digital watermarks, with the potential to revolutionize the sorting and recycling process.

Over the next four months, a prototype sorting detection unit will be installed at the...

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