Articles Tagged with ''sustainable materials''

Fully renewable carton package now on the shelves

Finnish dairy producer, Valio, becomes the first company in the world to sell products to consumers in carton packaging made entirely from plant-based materials.
Finnish dairy producer, Valio, becomes the first company in the world to sell products to consumers in carton packaging made entirely from plant-based materials.
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Wax coating usage drops

Usage now below 3% of total corrugated industry annual shipments
In 2013, the industry used 39% less wax than in 2002, when wax usage was first measured.
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What is a label?

It does not seem long ago that labels on beverages were simply the means by which the consumer would find the product name and a few details.
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Flexible packaging reduces environmental impact

Trends in sustainable flexible packaging addressed at PACK EXPO International.
The global flexible packaging market is expected to reach over $99 million by 2018, representing an average annual growth rate of 5.1%.
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Materials Technology: Labels

A look behind the label

Label technology drives branding, sharing and sustainability.
In many cases a product’s label provides the good’s primary marketing.
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Plant based, renewable carton launches

Tetra Pak launches industry’s first package made entirely from plant based, renewable packaging materials
The new Tetra Rex carton will be the first in the market to have bio-based low-density polyethylene films and bio-based high-density polyethylene caps, both derived from sugar cane, in addition to Forest Stewardship Council certified paperboard.
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Materials Technology: Sustainable Materials

Seeing the big picture of sustainability

Materials, equipment and logistics all play a role in evolving the sustainability of manufacturers.
As consumer demand for sustainable packaging continues to rise, brand owners and manufacturers across the packaging and processing supply chain are looking for solutions to reduce the carbon footprint of their overall operations.
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Amcor recognized as a sustainability leader by Dow Jones Sustainability World Indices

Amcor’s overall score was second highest in the materials category of the 2014 Dow Jones Sustainability World Indices
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Aluminum can recycling holds at historically high levels

U.S. industry recycling rate remains above 65% for third consecutive year
U.S. industry recycling rate remains above 65% for third consecutive year
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Tetra Pak joins initiative to assess FSC impact

Tetra Pak is working with Kingfisher and IKEA to promote the benefits of legal, responsibly sourced, sustainable timber and clarify the role of Forest Stewardship Council certification in the delivery of these values.
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Rochester Mills Production facility tour- January 2015

Take a look inside the Rochester Mills Production Brewery in Auburn Hills, MI. The facility brews and cans five beer varieties from the Rochester Mills Beer Company. There the beer is made and packaged in 16-ounce cans, bound together in 4-packs and palletized for distribution. We went on a tour of the facility and got an in depth look at the total process.

Posted: January 30, 2015

Food and Beverage Packaging

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Check out the January 2015 issue of Food & Beverage Packaging, with features on the explosion of the snack packaging industry, the popularity of prepared foods, and much more!

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