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KHS Tackles Challenges Posed by Sustainable Packaging

21-05-2019
Sustainability, KHS, Packaging

The global debate on packaging waste, the associated use of resources and increasing regulatory pressure have further intensified the call of the beverage industry for new, alternative packaging systems. Concerns not only focus on saving on resources in the production process but chiefly on the packaging itself. PET containers and plastic …

Agr’s Advanced Thin-Wall Measurement for PET Bottles Helps Producers Get One Step Closer to Meeting Sustainability Goals

13-05-2019
PET, Sustainability, Packaging, Bottling

New Lightweight option for the Process Pilot® blowmolder management system affords the production of even lighter, more sustainable PET bottles With increasing focus on sustainability in packaging, Agr’s new Lightweight option for the Process Pilot® blowmolder management system gives brand owners and bottle manufactures another tool …

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 …