Sustainability News

  • The Unspoken Truth: Recycling

    Think this chasing arrow symbol means you can toss a product in the recycling bin? Wrong. But, that's what we thought too--until we learned that t...
  • The Unspoken Truth: PLA

    When it comes to manufacturing thicker rigid packaging in the range 0.5-10mm wall thickness that can endure a years-long shelf life and safely cont...
  • The Unspoken Truth: Glass

    Currently available packaging alternatives only partially address the sustainability issue. Glass is infinitely recyclable, but fragile & heavy...
  • The Unspoken Truth: Bioplastics

    Brands have flocked to bioplastics or bio-based plastics--plastics based made from organic, non-petroleum sources such as sugarcane, corn starch, ...
  • Home vs. Industrial Composting

    What does it mean for a package to be compostable? ASTM and ISO standards, home composting, industrial composting. Biodegradability versus composta...