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Equinom Brings Innovative, Sesame Seeds to Ensure Farm-to-Fork Traceability and Sustainability

20-02-2019
equinom, sesame seed, agriculture, innovation, traceability, sustainability

Kibbutz Givat Brenner, Israel – Equinom, Ltd., a leading-edge seed technology company, launches its unique patented sesame variety to open new markets for the cultivation of sesame. Equinom has developed, high-yield, high profile, sesame seeds, that provide advanced organoleptic characteristics plus a shatter-resistance trait that makes them …

2019 Sustainable Food Awards Now Open to Entries

31-01-2019
ecovia, sustainability, award

Entries are now open for this year’s Sustainable Food Awards (www.sfawards.com). Organised by Ecovia Intelligence (formerly known as Organic Monitor), the aim of the Sustainable Food Awards is to give recognition to operators that are helping build a sustainable food industry.  There are five distinct categories… • New …

Chr. Hansen Ranked as the Most Sustainable Company in the World

24-01-2019
sustainability, chr hansen

Topping the 2019 global index of the 100 most sustainable companies, as announced during the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland One month short of its official 145th anniversary, global bioscience company Chr. Hansen is ranked the most sustainable company in the world by Corporate Knights, a specialised Toronto-based media and investment …

StePac Responds to Growing Demand For Automation with Leaner Packaging and Less Waste.

15-01-2019
packaging, sustainability, automation, fruit logistica

Growing demand for functional packaging of fresh produce that is suited for automation has prompted StePac L.A. Ltd. to tailor its branded range of Xtend® Modified Atmosphere/Modified Humidity (MA/MH) packaging solutions to be compatible with both automated bulk and retail packing lines. This move facilitates the use of substantially leaner …

Editor’s pickPalsgaard Makes Progression Towards Carbon-Neutrality

29-10-2018
Sustainability, Renewable Energy

Palsgaard has activated 840 solar panels at its Dutch factory Emulsifier specialist Palsgaard has taken another step towards worldwide carbon-neutral production. The company has activated 840 solar panels at its Dutch factory, which is now completely carbon-neutral. The move is another important landmark for the company as it works to eliminate …