Sustainability > Envirofriendly packaging

Weet-Bix boxes to include detailed recycling information

20 October, 2021

Sanitarium is including new recycling information on its Weet-Bix boxes in order to increase sustainability.

Mayonnaise company says no to virgin plastics

20 October, 2021

Mayonnaise maker Praise will be using recycled plastic for its bottles and jars, thus reducing its virgin plastics use by hundreds of tonnes yearly.

APCO launches sustainable packaging roadmap for dairy industry

19 October, 2021

The roadmap outlines ways for the dairy industry to collectively improve sustainability of packaging, with the goal of achieving the 2025 National Packaging Targets.

Vintop PVDC-free wine closures

30 September, 2021

These wine closures offer customisable designs yet are eco-friendly due to their lack of polyvinylidene chloride.

Circular packaging economy guide launches

29 September, 2021

An overview of the Global Packaging Design for Recycling Guide will be provided in an hour-long online seminar on 4 October.

Snack company introduces compostable bags

28 September, 2021

Frito-Lay will be using compostable bags, which produce 60% fewer greenhouse gas emissions, for some of its products as part of a pilot program.

Krones and Alpla develop returnable PET bottles

06 September, 2021

The two companies have teamed up to develop returnable PET containers that are suitable for milks, juices and other cold chain beverages.

Water bottler boosts production using PET bottling line

02 September, 2021

One of Romania's primary mineral water companies will see boosts in sustainability and production thanks to its investment in Sidel bottling technology.

Coles bags paper bread bag tags for Own Brand bread

01 September, 2021

Coles will replace the plastic tags on its Own Brand bread range with a recyclable alternative.

Helga's gets a roll on towards sustainability goals

11 August, 2021

Bread company Helga's has announced it has improved its sustainability initiatives.

Recyclable tags: the best thing since sliced bread

03 August, 2021

Tip Top will roll out its 100% recycled and recyclable cardboard bread tags across New South Wales and Victoria this month.

Heinz Tomato Ketchup introduces 100% recyclable cap

20 July, 2021

Kraft Heinz has announced it is introducing new sustainable caps for its squeezy sauce bottles in a move that will make both the bottle and cap 100% recyclable.

Ferrero trials recyclable displays

14 July, 2021

Ferrero Australia is trialling 100% recyclable point-of-sale displays, which could save 10 km2 of plastic.

Soft plastic recycling collection sites now in Hawke's Bay, NZ

13 July, 2021

Hawke's Bay residents in NZ can recycle their soft plastic packaging at participating stores signed up to the Soft Plastic Recycling Scheme.

Tetra Pak named among top sustainability leaders

13 July, 2021

Tetra Pak has been recognised by the 50 Climate Leaders Project as one of the 50 companies that have taken effective action in the fight against climate change.

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