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  • Melitta USA Converts to Sonoco`s Paperboard Composite Container

    As the world's largest producer of composite cans, Sonoco (NYSE: SON), is helping Melitta USA move from traditional metal cans to high-performance composite cans that deliver better shelf appeal and a reduced environmental footprint. Melitta, which has been roasting premium European-style coffee at its location in ...


    By Sonoco Recycling

  • AF&PA releases community recycling survey results

    Today the American Forest & Paper Association (AF&PA) released the results of its 2007 AF&PA Community Survey. The study shows that 87 percent of the U.S. population, or 268 million people, have access to curbside or drop-off recycling programs. While this is not a significant increase from the 2005 survey, AF&PA and its member companies are encouraged by the increase in grades of ...

  • RecycleBank celebrates America recycles day 2010

    RecycleBank, the leading green rewards program that motivates consumers and communities to take positive environmental actions, announced today that in celebration of America Recycles Day the company has set a goal of adding two million more people to its green rewards ...

  • Sustainable packaging coalition report provides guidance on using recycled fiber in packaging

    Recognizing the growing interest in increasing recycled content in packaging as a sustainability strategy, GreenBlue’s Sustainable Packaging Coalition has released a report on the opportunities and challenges for using recycled fiber in packaging. Guidelines for Recycled Content in Paper and Paperboard Packaging outlines opportunities to use recycled content in 20 common retail packaging ...

  • Waste Management and Recyclebank Launch Recycling Rewards in Florida Communities

     Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE: WM) and Recyclebank® today announced the launch of Recyclebank's rewards-for-recycling program in the Florida communities of Osceola County and the City of Tamarac. With these launches, Waste Management and Recyclebank are furthering their collaboration in helping ...


  • Caraustar Announces a Price Increase on Mill Converted Specialty Products of Uncoated Recycled Board

     Caraustar Industries, Inc. announces a price increase on all URB Mill Converted products; pasted or laminated, sheeted, cut to size, rounded corners, and other specialty operations or packaging. The increase amount will be up to $40 per ton, depending on the actual requirements, and will be effective with shipments on or after April 23, ...


    By Caraustar

  • Recycling waste packages in Japan. Construction waste recovery - Mariusz Grabda

    Dr. Eng. Mariusz Grabda is an Assistant Professor at Institute of Environmental Engineering of Polish Academy of Sciences, and currently a post-doc fellow in the Institute of Multidisciplinary Research for Advanced Materials of Tohoku University in Japan. His primary research concerned on utilization of geothermal heat and natural utilization of sewage sludge. In recent years, his ...


    By Via Expo Ltd.

  • New Oriental Energy & Chemical Corp. Acquires China Based Xingyang, a Paper and Packaging Company With a Fast Growing Paper Recycling Operation

    New Oriental Energy & Chemical Corp. ("NOEC" or the "Company") (PINKSHEETS: NOEC) announced today the completion of a Share Exchange Agreement by and among the Company and British Virgin Islands-based Anothen Recycling Company ("Anothen"). Pursuant to the Agreement, Anothen has become a wholly-owned subsidiary of NOEC and the ongoing operations of the Company are now those of the Anothen ...


    By Marketwire

  • AJ Schrafel Paper Corp has earned Chain of Custody certification for FSC, SFI, PEFC.

    AJ Schrafel Paper Corp has earned a triple Chain of Custody Certification for its paper converting operations. AJ Schrafel Paper Corp and Schrafel Paperboard Converting are now certified by the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC), Sustainable Forest Initiative (SFI), and Programme for ...


    By AJ Schrafel Paper Corp

  • Caraustar Announces Tube & Core Price Increase

    Caraustar Industries, Inc. announced today that it will increase Tube & Core prices by 3 to 5 percent effective with shipments on or after June 27, 2011. The increase is due to higher raw material and adhesive costs, along with significant escalation in transportation costs.CaraustarCaraustar Industries, Inc. is one of North ...


    By Caraustar

  • Diamond Packaging Achieves Zero Waste to Landfill Status

    Diamond Packaging today announced that it has achieved zero manufacturing waste to landfill status, an important milestone towards meeting its future goal of zero waste to landfill. The recovery and recycling program is a natural evolution of the company’s greenbox sustainability initiative and one which will provide long-term environmental and economic benefits. Zero ...


  • Gilufix® FT – Kurita´s approach to control sticky issues

    The European Paper Industry has the leading role in utilizing wastepaper as a raw material. Some paper grades like Packaging Papers, Newsprint and sometimes Tissue are produced with 100 % recycled fiber material. Of course the utilization of recycled fiber material in the paper manufacturing process causes several undesired inconvenience, the biggest one of them are the Stickies. The ...


    By Kurita

  • Gilufix® FT – Kurita´s approach to control sticky issues

    The European Paper Industry has the leading role in utilizing wastepaper as a raw material. Some paper grades like Packaging Papers, Newsprint and sometimes Tissue are produced with 100 % recycled fiber material. Of course the utilization of recycled fiber material in the paper manufacturing process causes several undesired inconvenience, the biggest one of them are the Stickies. The ...


    By Kurita

  • Paper Production Levels Off, Environmental Footprint Still High

    In wealthy countries, paper is ubiquitous and is often fated to be discarded soon after purchase, with only a portion recovered for recycling. Although slow improvements have been made in production methods and in the recovery of paper products, additional progress is needed to reduce the industry’s environmental impacts, writes Michael Renner, ...


    By Worldwatch Institute

  • Metso to supply new power boiler to Arkhangelsk Pulp and Paper mill in Novodinsk, Russia

    The order will increase the mill’s energy independence to a large extent Metso has signed a contract with Arkhangelsk Pulp and Paper Mill to deliver a biomass-fired BFB (bubbling fluidized bed) power boiler including main auxiliary equipment for boiler and site advisory services. This new boiler replaces one of the client’s existing power boilers and further increases ...


    By Metso Recycling Equipment

  • CleanMed Named Emerging Green Conference by Professional Convention Managers

    CleanMed 2013 is pleased to announce that it has been chosen as the "Emerging Green Conference" by the Capital Chapter of the Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA). CleanMed is the nation's preeminent conference for health care sustainability. It is sponsored by Practice Greenhealth and Health Care Without Harm. The "Emerging Green" award recognized sustainable initiatives being ...


    By Marketwire

  • Increase the recovery of waste materials

    As part of Waste Reduction Week, which was in full swing until October 27, we are inviting everyone, both individuals and organizations (industries, businesses and institutions), to celebrate the event by incorporating the 4Rs (reduce, reuse, recycle and recover) into their daily activities. Cascades has made a commitment to do just that, by setting a target in ...


    By 3BL Media

  • EcoAware moms - A $1.45 trillion market

    EcoFocus Worldwide today announced sales of its new Consumer Trend Watch Report: "Are You Ready for EcoAware Mom?" The report which is based on the EcoFocus 2010 US Trend Survey of 4,000+ Americans ages18-65 years, presents a powerful new archetype for 21st century Moms. According to the new Report, the EcoAware Moms market includes more than 51 million women, 69% of Moms, and has more than $1.45 ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • L’Oréal USA implements new environmental assessment tools to enhance sustainable packaging

    In an effort to reduce the environmental impacts of its beauty product packaging, L’Oréal USA, the subsidiary of the world’s largest beauty company, has introduced two important new assessment tools into the package design process. Recognizing that packaging contributes significant environmental impacts within the overall lifecycle of a personal care product, the company is ...


    By 3BL Media

  • EcoSynthetix - an emerging tech company with staying power

    Earlier this year Burlington-based EcoSynthetix was selected as the 2011 Innovator of the Year Award winner by a group of industry panellists based on its innovation in bio-based technologies, financial performance and strategic direction. The company  was honoured at PwC・s 2011 Connecting Vision to Reality Conference on May 11, 2011 in Toronto. The Innovator of the Year Award ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

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