Diageo’s Pulpex partners with Stora Enso to ramp up paper bottle production

Diageo’s Pulpex partners with Stora Enso to ramp up paper bottle production Dive Brief: Pulpex, a packaging technology company co-founded by Diageo, has partnered with Finnish renewable materials company Stora Enso to mass produce 100% recyclable bottles and containers made from sustainably sourced, formed wood fiber pulp. The companies plan to have a high-speed production line operational in 2022. Pulpex will use Stora […]

Industry-Leading Packaging Manufacturer Detpak Announces Strategic Partnership with Eco-Products

Industry-Leading Packaging Manufacturer Detpak Announces Strategic Partnership with Eco-Products Boulder, CO  (RestaurantNews.com)  World-class paper and board packaging manufacturer Detpak has partnered with U.S.-based Eco-Products® to provide industry-leading sustainable packaging solutions in Australia and New Zealand. The partnership brings together a wealth of experience, with Eco-Products Industry-Leading Packaging Manufacturer Detpak Announces Strategic Partnership with Eco-Productsbringing a more […]

Popcorn! Packaging for the future?

Popcorn! Packaging for the future? Modern packaging must do much more than simply meet the specific requirements for transport, storage and presentation: it must also be sustainable. But what does sustainable really mean? It means that the material must be environmentally friendly and made from renewable resources, be sturdy enough to enable re-use and be […]

Hoffmann Neopac Makes Massive Green Energy Investment at Switzerland Packaging Plants

Hoffmann Neopac Makes Massive Green Energy Investment at Switzerland Packaging Plants Company’s Switzerland facilities are now fully powered by renewable electricity via hydroelectric power and an extensive new solar plant. Hoffmann Neopac, a global provider of packaging for a broad array of industries and applications, has installed one of the largest solar power systems in Switzerland. The […]

Food Packaging in Costa Rica Aims to be Responsible, Renewable and Recyclable

Food Packaging in Costa Rica Aims to be Responsible, Renewable and Recyclable As global demand for packaged foods increases, the need for sustainable solutions becomes more urgent. Much of the food packaging used today is made from fossil-based plastic, and if plastic production continues to increase, by 2050 it could account for 15% of the planet’s annual carbon emissions budget. But there is […]

Green Farm fresh milk – an environmentally-friendly product of Vinamilk

Green Farm fresh milk – an environmentally-friendly product of Vinamilk New high-grade Vinamilk Green Farm fresh milk, a product made of fresh milk sourced at the Vietnamese leading milk producer Vinamilk’s Green Farm with a light and pure taste, has been introduced to consumers in Viet Nam. Green life Using delicious, nutritional and environmentally-friendly products […]

Inspired by rising demand for exports, Vietnam expands its shrimp processing capacity

Inspired by rising demand for exports, Vietnam expands its shrimp processing capacity Buoyed by export success last year, shrimp companies in Vietnam are eager to build more processing factories to meet rising international demand for their products. The planned expansion is mainly centered in Mekong Delta, where the Vietnamese government is pushing a broader strategy of […]

Vietnam targets US$10 billion from fruit, vegetable exports by 2030

Vietnam targets US$10 billion from fruit, vegetable exports by 2030 Vietnam expects to gain US$ 8-10 billion from shipping fruits and vegetables abroad, with revenue of processed products accounting for at least 30 percent of the total by 2030.  Under a project to develop the fruit and vegetable process sector during 2021-2030 recently approved by […]

Heineken developing low-carbon glass beer bottles

Heineken developing low-carbon glass beer bottles Heineken has announced it is taking part in a study that aims to better understand methods to decarbonise glass production, as the company looks to reduce emissions in the bottling process. Partnering with not-for-profit research technology organisation (RTO) Glass Futures and Heineken’s supplier Encirc, the venture seeks to create low-carbon glass bottles by […]

Mars and Danimer Scientific create biodegradable packaging

Mars and Danimer Scientific create biodegradable packaging Mars Wrigley has announced a two-year partnership with biodegradable materials manufacturer Danimer Scientific to develop home compostable packaging. The confectionery company said the initiative will be first rolled out through the Skittles brand to US consumers between late 2021 and early 2022. Danimer Scientific’s packaging — Nodax polyhydroxyalkanoate (PHA) — is produced through […]