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Adani Wilmar to recycle 100% of plastics used by it in 3 years

By : Sustainability ..., Jan 22, 2020

Fortune brand owner Adani Wilmar Ltd is aiming to recycle 100 per cent of the plastics used by the brand in the next three years, Angshu Mallick, Deputy CEO, Adani Wilmar, has said. “We use about 22,000 metric tonne (MT) of plastic in packaging out of which 90% of our...

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Constantia Flexibles pioneers in India in sustainable packaging production

By : Sustainability ..., Nov 14, 2019

Constantia Flexibles, the world’s third-largest producer of flexible packaging headquartered in Vienna, Austria, will open the world’s first plant designed to produce more sustainable and recyclable flexible packaging only in India. Production focus at the plant lies at the...

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Electrically powered car trend raising aluminium demand -Novelis

By : Sustainability ..., Nov 4, 2019

Moves to reduce plastic packaging to protect the environment are starting to increase demand for aluminium packaging, the European head of Novelis, the world's largest producer of rolled aluminium products, said. Aluminium demand will also be underpinned by a trend towards...

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Take action on panel report seeking ban on sachets, pouches within 3 months, NGT tells Centre

By : Sustainability ..., Oct 15, 2019

NEW DELHI: The National Green Tribunal Monday directed the Centre and other agencies to take action within three months on a report by an expert committee which sought ban on small water bottles, pouches and cups saying these constitute a considerable amount of plastic waste...

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Walmart boosts local MSME sourcing ahead of Diwali, shuns plastic packaging

By : Sustainability ..., Oct 15, 2019

US-based retail biggie Walmart has bolstered the local micro, small and medium enterprises (MSME) procurement ahead of Diwali, a senior company official said here today. The local MSME sourcing is to cater both Diwali gifting options and staple consumer and food items. “We...

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