News archive

Tag: sustainability

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

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

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 …

Sustainable Science Takes DSM to the Top

Sustainability, Award

Pieter Nuboer, Vice President, Animal Nutrition and Health, and President, DSM Nutritional Products, Asia Pacific receives the Top Green Companies in Asia award. The Asia Corporate Excellence & Sustainability Awards ceremony was held on 11 October 2018 at Fairmont Hotel, Singapore.    More than 14 years of integrating science, …

Editor’s pickFood Industry Asia Completes First Comprehensive Study across Southeast Asia on Tackling Packaging Waste

Packaging, Waste, Marine, Sustainability

UN Environment accreditation strengthens food industry’s commitment to reduce Asia’s marine litter challenge  Food Industry Asia (FIA) announced on 18 September the release of its four-country study on tackling plastic and packaging waste in Southeast Asia. Covering Indonesia, the Philippines, Vietnam & Thailand – which …