Sustainability

Woolworths launches BYO container program in Tasmania

17 November, 2021

The program will let customers bring their own containers to the deli counter in order to reduce the amount of plastic used.


Arnott's switches to recyclable displays

12 November, 2021

The Arnott's Group is switching to recyclable displays for all of its in-store displays in order to meet recycling targets.


Nestlé has shrunk the packaging

10 November, 2021

Nestlé is reducing the amount of plastic used in the packaging for its Bakers' Choice range, but the amount of chocolate inside remains unchanged.


Danone to embrace Australasian Recycling Label

09 November, 2021

The multinational company has announced that it will utilise the Australasian Recycling Label across its entire locally made product range.


Reducing livestock methane with technology

05 November, 2021

A Queensland-based company is working to reduce the methane emissions of livestock through the use of chemically dosed water.


AFGC supports net zero commitment

03 November, 2021

Australian Food and Grocery Council (AFGC) confirms its support for the net zero emissions target by 2050 and will work with government to achieve it.


Producing a recyclable salad bag from paper

01 November, 2021 | Supplied by: Mondi Group

Mondi has teamed up with Groupe LSDH to introduce its first recyclable paper packaging bag for its salads.


Boosting the sustainability of dog food bags

28 October, 2021 | Supplied by: Mondi Group

Mondi has worked with a Finnish dog food manufacturer to produce recyclable and resealable bags.


Australian Government releases its net zero plan

27 October, 2021

The Australian Government has released its plan for how the country will reach net zero emissions by 2050.


Sweets with sustainable packaging

26 October, 2021

ProSweets Cologne will be placing the focus on sustainable packaging for the snacks and sweets industry.


Australian Food Pact to halve food waste by 2030

22 October, 2021

Major food businesses in Australia have signed a pact to work collaboratively to halve food waste in Australia by 2030.


Australian food manufacturing cluster to run on green hydrogen

21 October, 2021 | Supplied by: Star Scientific Limited

The food manufacturing cluster located in the NSW Hunter and Central Coast region will use green hydrogen technology from Star Scientific for a carbon-free heat source.


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.


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