A & A Organic Farms Introducing the Next Generation of Compostable/Recyclable Packaging

August 31, 2021 A & A Organic Farm

A&A Organic Farms in Watsonville, CA will launch their second-generation compostable/recyclable packaging for Cherry Tomatoes at the OPS show on September 16, 2021, in Monterey, CA. The packaging is bi-lingual for sales in both the US and Canada. These cherry tomatoes are available on a year around basis.

Fully-Recyclable Sandwich Packaging to be Trialed in UK Supermarkets

August 6, 2021 ProAmpac

Greencore Group plc, a leading UK manufacturer of convenience foods, is delighted to announce that, in partnership with the Co-op and Sainsbury’s, it will soon commence ‘test and learn’ trials of an all fibre plastic free recyclable sandwich skillet in stores across the UK.

FrieslandCampina’s Cups Now Recyclable Thanks to New Label

July 20, 2021 FrieslandCampina

“FrieslandCampina introduces sustainable labels for yogurt and soft curd cups as from July 2021. This concerns the yogurt and soft curd cups from the brands Campina, Optimel and Mona (450 g and 500 g). The solution developed by our Research & Development department makes over 400,000 kilograms of cups recyclable.”

Smithfield Foods Announces New Recyclable Packaging and Plastic Reduction Commitments

March 16, 2021 Smithfield Foods

Smithfield Foods, Inc. today announced bold new commitments it will implement across its portfolio by 2030: to achieve consumer packaging that is 90% recyclable, reusable or industrially compostable and to halve use of virgin petroleum-based plastic.

DS Smith Introduces Greentote, the First 100% Recyclable Alternative to Plastic Bags for Grocery Pickup or Delivery

March 5, 2021 DS Smith

As more states, counties and cities ban plastic bags, DS Smith, the leading supplier of sustainable packaging solutions, now is offering grocery stores and consumers Greentote, the first reusable, moisture-resistant, modular, 100% recyclable container made from renewable resources.