Unilever has partnered with Mondi to develop a new high barrier paper-based packaging material for its Colman’s dry Meal Maker and sauces range

By replacing the previously unrecyclable multi-material laminate with paper packaging, Mondi supports Unilever in its sustainability targets. The aluminum, as well as all unnecessary plastic layers of the previous material, were eliminated. This resulted in a new packaging with 85 percent paper...

Avery Dennison launches Sustainable ADvantage

While many products and technologies within the Sustainable Advantage portfolio have been readily available, bringing them together under one identifiable umbrella is expected to give customers confidence in meeting their sustainability goals.

By creating a clear standard, Sustainable...

Mondi Group and the International Union of Forest Research Organizations (IUFRO) have signed a three-year partnership to identify science-based responses to climate-related threats to forests

This partnership comes at a time when drought, extreme weather events and outbreaks of forest pests and diseases are causing severe damage to forests in many parts of the world. Joining forces to mitigate the impact of climate change is vital for people’s wellbeing, biodiversity, the economy,...

Lecta has published its new 2020 Environmental Report, highlighting actions and improvements carried out over the last two years to minimize its environmental footprint

‘In a year marked by the devastating impact of the pandemic and the consequent loss of production efficiency, the new report shows how the primary environmental goals of this period were still achieved. It further defines new commitments for the future and an overall goal to return to the...

As one of the leading stakeholders in the pulp and paper supply chain, Avery Dennison’s formalized relationship with FSC builds on a decade-long engagement with FSC to help the company realize a more sustainable and responsible use of paper. 

FSC promotes the responsible management of...

Avery Dennison has launched the latest iteration of its award-winning CleanFlake filmic label materials

First introduced in 2013, CleanFlake technology solves a critical problem in PET plastic recycling by helping to ensure that a label’s adhesive stays with the label and not on the packaging...

Between recyclable, biodegradable and compostable materials, the regulations and end-of-life product treatment can be difficult to navigate.

According to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), ‘In the past 50 years, humans have consumed more resources that in all previous history.’ With the environmental stakes higher than ever, it is not surprising the demand for sustainable labeling and packaging solutions has grown to match....

UPM Raflatac has helped launch the US Plastics Pact's Roadmap to 2025, a national strategy illustrating how the consortium and its members will achieve each of the four targets

Launched in August 2020, the US Plastics Pact is a consortium led by The Recycling Partnership and World Wildlife Fund (WWF) as part of the Ellen MacArthur Foundation’s global Plastics Pact...

Reproflex Scandinavia has partnered with Digimarc to use its pioneering digital watermark technology to enable better sorting and higher-quality recycling rates for packaging

Reproflex works with brand owners and print houses in all areas of the graphic process, including pre-press for flexo, offset and digital printing. It is considered one of the most environmentally conscious suppliers to Scandinavia’s graphic industry, with customers in over 16 countries and over...

DS Smith has renewed its partnership to manage around 7000 tons of paper and card for recycling from Reigate & Banstead Borough Council

DS Smith and RBBC have been partnering since 2001, during which time the council has more than doubled its recycling rates from 21 to 54.3 percent, moving it into the top 15 percent of England’s best performing local authorities. Material collected from the borough is recycled at DS Smith paper...

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