The American Forest & Paper Association (AF&PA) has elected Sappi North America president and chief executive officer Mark Gardner as the new AF&PA board chairman.
Tetra Pak can now supply Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) labelled packages from anywhere in the world, having received FSC Chain of Custody (CoC) certification for all of its converting plants and market companies.
Sonoco, a diversified global packaging company, reported record base financial results for its fourth quarter and full year 2014.
The de Blasio Administration, New York, said that as of July 1, 2015, food service establishments, stores and manufacturers may not possess, sell or offer for use single service expanded polystyrene (EPS) foam articles or polystyrene loose fill packaging, such as “packing peanuts” in New York City.
Dubbed the pizza box of the 21st Century, the GreenBox, a multifunctional, eco-friendly pizza box that breaks down into four plates and a storage container for leftovers, appeared on ABC’s show, Shark Tank.
Cascades Inc., a manufacturer of green packaging and tissue paper products, has reached an agreement for the sale of its North American boxboard manufacturing and converting assets to Graphic Packaging Holding Company for $44.9 million.