Sustainability

News

7C3FCB5D 0E5A 1F5D 28A9988B7BF12E9A

Stora Enso unveils new wood-based biocomposites for food, cosmetics and luxury packaging

21 May, 2019

Stora Enso has introduced DuraSense™ by Stora Enso – wood-based biocomposites for premium cosmetics, food and luxury brands seeking alternatives to plastic packaging. With the help of DuraSense, customers who... Read More >>

52A3E25A 9949 373E 28311F8EA95A35CB

Indorama Ventures introduces new 100% rPET brand DEJA

20 May, 2019

Indorama Ventures Public Company Limited (IVL), a global chemical producer, offers new 100% rPET (recycled PET) brand DEJA™ as part of its continuous commitment to deliver responsible and sustainable growth.

Read More >>
E319DF5D 9C27 5994 0CC9EC18DBBE4D39

Unilever launches new detectable and recyclable black plastic packaging

18 May, 2019

Consumer goods giant Unilever has recently unveiled a new pigment which makes black plastics detectable by recycling equipment, as it strives to boost the recyclability of its packaging portfolio.

Read More >>
B52AC4CE F326 7F99 4C5E3AD1AD790D40

INEOS Styrolution joins forces with GreenMantra to advance polystyrene chemical recycling

17 May, 2019

GreenMantra and INEOS Styrolution have signed a Joint Development Agreement (JDA), which will align GreenMantra’s patented technology and INEOS Styrolution’s manufacturing infrastructure to convert waste polystyrene into chemical monomer building... Read More >>

AE8ADACE 9749 7488 8B1D0DB9EEACE579

Henkel and Ampacet develop recyclable black plastic packaging

17 May, 2019

Together with its supplier Ampacet, a global provider of masterbatch, Henkel is developing an innovative solution for black plastic packaging that is fully recyclable. The new packaging material uses an... Read More >>

ADF87F24 9511 6D1E 6987B06AA2A12A9D

Aaron Industries introduces high melt flow recycled PP featuring Milliken's DeltaMax Performance Modifier

17 May, 2019

Aaron Industries Corp., a leader in recycled plastic innovation, announced the launch of JET- FLO™ Polypro, its new high melt flow recycled polypropylene (PP) compound at Plastics Recycling World Expo... Read More >>

AD5ADD3F BB31 C51F 512DB0821EF9D740

US’s Berkeley Lab creates fully recyclable plastic called 'polydiketoenamine'

17 May, 2019

Scientists at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory in northern California have created a next-generation plastic that can be recycled again and again, into new materials of... Read More >>

7FB6F4AB 0DC8 F501 706DE2E40F687FC9

Stora Enso launches new renewable paperboard for paper cups

16 May, 2019

Stora Enso introduces Cupforma Natura Solo™, a renewable paperboard for paper cups. The innovative material is suitable for hot and cold drinking cups, as well as for ice cream packaging.... Read More >>

19C296F1 C1B3 6D40 9F946BAA7D482401

Consortium to boost recyclability of PET by using world's first enzymatic technology

14 May, 2019

Nestlé Waters, PepsiCo and Suntory Beverage & Food Europe joined the consortium previously founded by Carbios and L’Oréal, a partnership between worldwide leaders that aims to accelerate the recyclability of... Read More >>

7B981BC6 9F24 FFE8 C4118A62BCADC984

Stora Enso sets to start recycling of paper cups at facility in Belgium

11 May, 2019

Stora Enso aims to start recycling used paper cups on a large scale at its Langerbrugge Mill in Belgium. Based on production trials, Stora Enso possesses the technical feasibility to... Read More >>

7B35764B F2EE 6BA2 415E729657226AC9

Arla makes over one billion pieces of sustainable and renewable packaging

11 May, 2019

By the end of the year, across six countries, Arla is making 600 million fresh milk cartons renewable and 560 million yogurt pots recyclable, cutting 7,330 tonnes of carbon.

Read More >>
79D4EA8B D34B 682F 581DE249295FBB26

DS Smith Plastics Injection Moulding business unveils Loop Ready Packaging

11 May, 2019

DS Smith Plastics, Injection Moulding business segment is proud to launch a new line of packaging options known as Loop Ready Packaging (LRP). LRPs are robust, re-usable, returnable and fully... Read More >>