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Getting More from Less

The benefits of sustainable packaging in a cost constrained world
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by Elisabeth Comere, director environment & government affairs for the U.S. and Canada

Reducing Our Impact with Water Recovery

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It’s no surprise that perhaps one of the most important ingredients in the food and beverage industry is water. Because it is such a precious resource in everything from product processing to facility operations, many in the food and beverage industry are finding new ways to wring maximum value and efficiency from every drop.
 
Amid rising prices and growing water scarcity, food manufacturers around the world are finding ways to increase their system-wide water efficiencies through recycling programs and other initiatives.
 

Panel: The Money - Business Practices and Sustainability

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Chaired by senior journalist Zeinab Badawi. Panelists: Azita Shariati CEO, Sodexo Nordic. Dr. Michael Grosse, Executive Vice President Development & Service Operations, Tetra Pak. Matt Kovac, Executive Director, Food Industry Asia. Stefan Catsicas, Executive Vice President of Nestlé. EAT Stockholm Food Forum, June 2016. www.eatforum.org

 

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​​​​​​​​​​​​​Tetra Pak Commits to 100% Renewable Electricity by 2030

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June 6, 2016 /3BL Media/ - Tetra Pak has joined RE100, committing to increase its use of renewable electricity from 20% today to 100% across all global operations by 2030. The announcement was made at the Clean Energy Ministerial forum​ yesterday in San Francisco, US.

First Tetra Top Carton Bottle with Bio-based Plastic Hits the Market with JUST Water

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DENTON, Texas, April 22, 2016 /3BL Media/– Tetra Pak announces that a new version of its Tetra Top® package, more than 80% of which comes from plant-based materials, will make its global debut in the United States with JUST™ water.

Tetra Pak Delivers 200 Billion FSC™ Labelled Packages

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April 21, 2016 /3BL Media/ - Tetra Pak will have delivered 200 billion packages labelled with the Forest Stewardship Council™ (FSC™) logo by the end of April 2016.

Since 2007, the number of Tetra Pak cartons bearing the FSC logo has increased steadily each year to reach 54 billion in 2015.  And the company expects that trend to accelerate as awareness amongst consumers grows ever higher.

​​​Tetra Pak Reaches More Than 70 Million School Children

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April 8, 2016 /3BL Media/ - Tetra Pak has a long tradition in providing practical support when governments are introducing and implementing school feeding programmes. Every year, the number of children benefitting from school feeding served in Tetra Pak packages in their schools is being counted. In 2015, more than 70 million children were reached by a Tetra Pak package in their schools which is an increase of 10.9% compared to 2014.

Protecting Earth’s Resources Can Boost Personal Happiness, New Survey Finds

Discover #RenewableLiving with Tetra Pak’s Habits of Happiness Quiz
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DENTON, Texas, March 16, 2016 /3BL Media/ – Is renewable living the key to happiness? New data from Tetra Pak offers some compelling evidence that the answer is yes – great news leading up to International Day of Happiness on March 20.

Findings from a survey commissioned by Tetra Pak found that adopting a few simple, renewable lifestyle habits that help protect the earth’s natural resources can help people go from feeling glum to good, with 70 percent of those surveyed claiming they felt happier when making eco-minded choices.

First Fully Renewable Gable Top Package Produced and Filled in the U.S.

Gable Top Bio-based from Tetra Pak offers brands the first packaging made completely from renewable materials: paperboard and plant-based plastics
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DENTON, Texas, February 9, 2016 /3BL Media/ – Tetra Pak, the world's leading food processing and packaging equipment company, announces the successful production of the first fully renewable Gable Top package in the United States. Tetra Pak Gable Top Bio-based packages are made solely from renewable materials, defined as natural resources that can be replenished over time. The innovative new cartons are developed from a combination of paperboard and sugar cane derived plastics.

Tetra Pak’s Sustainability Round Table

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Tetra Pak held a sustainability round table on February 2nd, the focus was to discuss progress on renewable packaging and celebrate the one-year milestone achievements of Tetra Rex® Bio-based. FoodBev Media’s Claire Phoenix went along to interview the Tetra Pak presenters.

Read the full article on FoodBev and listen to the podcast here.

 

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