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With LyondellBasell CirculenRenew polymers, CORINE DE FARME Innovates with Renewable-Based Bottles, Produced in Europe

Rotterdam, Netherlands, July 20, 2021 – Committed to improving the environmental footprint of its packaging, SARBEC Laboratories, with their Corine de Farme brand, announced the launch of their new renewable-based bottles, the result of its collaboration with LyondellBasell (NYSE: LYB), a major player in the production of innovative polymers. The bottles have been available since the beginning of 2021.

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TUBEX launches the Monotube - and teams up with REN Clean Skincare for eco-smart sampling
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TUBEX launches the Monotube – and teams up with REN Clean Skincare for eco-smart sampling

TUBEX Aluminium Tubes celebrated a key milestone in 2019 when it launched the Blue Tube Evo, the world’s first aluminium tube made of 95% post-consumer recycled (PCR) aluminium. Now the pioneering company is continuing its sustainable pathway by launching the Monotube. This latest addition to the portfolio is made of recycled aluminium from base to tip, and features a snap-off closure that can reseal the tube. TUBEX is glad to partner with REN Clean Skincare, a brand committed to more sustainable packaging, for this first application to market.

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Beiersdorf Renewabale PP Nivea Packaging
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Beiersdorf selects SABIC certified Renewable PP for new Nivea packaging

SABIC, a global leader in the chemical industry, today announced that Beiersdorf will innovate the packaging of its world-leading ‘NIVEA Naturally Good’ range of face creams using SABIC’s certified renewable polymers. SABIC’s bio-based polypropylene (PP) resin, part of its TRUCIRCLE™ portfolio, will be used for producing the jars of Beiersdorf’s NIVEA Naturally Good day and night face creams. The new NIVEA packaging will be phased in at point-of-sale outlets worldwide from June 2021 onwards and make a major contribution to help Beiersdorf reduce its use of fossil-based virgin PP.

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Magic Mushroom
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Plastic-free Packaging Made From Mushrooms

The 100% biodegradable alternative to polystyrene is already being snapped up by major brands, as the company sets its sights set on rapid European expansion. The Magical Mushroom Company (MMC), today announces the launch of large-scale production of its mushroom-derived biodegradable packaging, a plastic-free alternative that can be broken up to biodegrade on a home compost heap or flowerbed. Uniquely, this new packaging offers the same performance, at comparable cost, to traditional polystyrene, and is already being used to protect goods ranging from cookers, to cosmetics and a huge variety of everyday consumer products, including Diageo’s non-alcoholic gin brand, Seedlip.

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refillable, reusable deodorant
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Dove Refillable: Introducing our first refillable, reusable deodorant

We’re on a mission to help reduce global waste. From using alternative materials to creating packaging innovations, we’re determined to transform the way we all think about the products we buy. Because, for lasting change, we need to shift our mindsets: buying less but better, and being inspired by the times that existed before our ‘disposable’ culture, when the things we bought were made to last. To help accelerate the global beauty industry’s progress towards addressing plastic waste, we’ve created our first refillable deodorant to help transform your daily routine.

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Stora Enso tubes
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Renewable paperboard tube for cosmetics packaging to replace plastic

Stora Enso is introducing a paperboard tube for cosmetics packaging as a new, climate-friendly alternative to plastic tubes. The paperboard tube is suitable for the primary packaging of skin cream products.
Combating climate change and reducing the environmental impacts of packaging are high on the agenda for cosmetic brands who want to drive this change. Stora Enso aims to take the lead in supporting leading cosmetics brands in reaching their sustainability targets by co-developing climate-friendly packaging solutions that are both renewable and recyclable.

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