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A Packaging Father

Frank W. Cyr. Willis Carrier. Jim Fixx. All three of these men have something in common: they are all fathers. And while it’s possible they

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Optimizing Palletization

In today’s blog, we’re talking about palletization, but before you start picturing the latest eyeshadow palette in the beauty industry, here’s a quick rundown to

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How Companies Are Working Together to Solve the Ocean Plastic Problem

Since the 1950s, the rate of plastic production has grown faster than that of any other material. Plastic packaging, the main cause for the increase, accounted for 52% of discarded plastics in 2015. If the current trend continues, there will be more plastic than fish in the sea by 2050. As a response to public outcry, companies have committed to increase recycling rates, reduce plastic use and invest in recycling technology.

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3 Key Factors to Reduce Your Environmental Waste

Sustainability is on the top of everyone’s mind and on the tip of everyone’s tongue. Being a sustainable company is no longer optional in this day and age. Policies and corporate standards are pushing companies to pick up on more sustainable practices in order to reduce their impact on the environment and have a better sustainable footprint.

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Manufacturing Paper

In the packaging industry, paper is known as matted sheet usually composed of plant fiber. Historically, paper has been made from linen, sugar cane, cotton, and straw fibers. Modern paper is made almost exclusively from wood fibers.

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A Moral Imperative: How Some of The World’s Innovators are Driving Packaging Sustainability

More than ever, today’s consumers are driving change and disruption in the packaging industry. As sustainability becomes the number one moral imperative of the 21st century, it will also become an essential ingredient for long-term success. Done well, sustainability effectuates transformative change that spurs innovation, delivers bottom-line value, and presents an opportunity for a competitive edge.

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