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Amazon India unveils sustainable packaging initiatives

By : Sustainability ..., Sep 11, 2019

Amazon India, Bangalore, India, has announced its commitment to eliminate single-use plastic from its packaging by June 2020. The company plans to use “paper cushions,” which will replace plastic dunnage like air pillows and bubble wraps across its fulfillment centers in...

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Amazon expands 'packaging-free shipment' programme to 9 Indian cities

By : Sustainability ..., Jun 4, 2019

E-commerce major Amazon Monday said it is expanding its 'packaging-free shipment' (PFS) programme, an India-first initiative, to nine cities including Delhi, Mumbai, Ahmedabad and Nagpur. The...

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Paper & Plastic Packaging Industry Rides on E-Commerce Boom

By : Sustainability ..., Apr 10, 2019

The industry’s valuation looks cheap now. On the basis of trailing 12-month EV/EBITDA ratio, we see that the industry is...

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Sustainable Packaging Market to Reach $400 Million by 2024

By : Sustainability ..., Feb 12, 2019

The sustainable packing market is expected to reach $400 million by 2024, according to a new report by Zion Market Research.

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Unilever to pioneer breakthrough food packaging technology together with Ioniqa & Indorama Ventures

By : sustainabilityo..., Apr 10, 2018

Unilever has announced a partnership with start-up company Ioniqa & the largest global producer of PET resin Indorama Ventures to pioneer a new technology which converts PET waste back into...

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Packaging Innovation: The Coca-Cola Company announces new global vision to help create a world without waste

By : sustainabilityo..., Jan 23, 2018

The Coca-Cola Company has announced that it is fundamentally reshaping its approach to packaging, with a global goal to help collect and recycle the equivalent of 100 per cent of its packaging...

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Target Agrees to Phase Out Use of Polystyrene

By : sustainabilityo..., Apr 10, 2017

Target announced this week it will begin to phase out use of polystyrene foam packing in its e-commerce operations.

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PepsiCo, Danimer Scientific Partner on Biodegradable Resins

By : sustainabilityo..., Mar 6, 2017

PepsiCo and biotechnology leader Danimer Scientific have teamed up to develop biodegradable film resins that will help the beverage giant meet its sustainable packaging goals....

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Milk, Not Plastic, Will Protect Food in the Future

By : sustainabilityo..., Sep 23, 2016

Much of the plastic packaging we see in the grocery store can be recycled, from egg containers, to milk jugs, to butter tubs. But what about that thin plastic film stretched around wedges of...

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TetraPak Pledges 100% Renewable Energy By 2030

By : sustainabilityo..., Jun 9, 2016

TetraPak, the world’s largest manufacturer of recyclable food and beverage packaging, has joined forces with RE100, “a collaborative, global initiative of influential businesses committed to 100...

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