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Dow and Mura Technology Announce Partnership to Scale Game-changing New Advanced Recycling Solution for Plastics

Summary: 
  • Technology can recycle all forms of plastic – including multi-layer, flexible plastics often used in food packaging.
  • Dow to play pivotal role in Mura’s global rollout of 1MM metric tonnes of recycling capacity by 2025.
  • Dow to receive supply of recycled feedstocks made from plastics waste from Mura’s first-of-its-kind plant in Teesside, UK, supplying major brands across the globe with sustainable plastic products.
  • Future Mura sites planned in US, Germany, and Asia as Mura’s global rollout accelerates.
Press Release
  • Technology can recycle all forms of plastic – including multi-layer, flexible plastics often used in food packaging.
  • Dow to play pivotal role in Mura’s global rollout of 1MM metric tonnes of recycling capacity by 2025.
  • Dow to receive supply of recycled feedstocks made from plastics waste from Mura’s first-of-its-kind plant in Teesside, UK, supplying major brands across the globe with sustainable plastic products.
  • Future Mura sites planned in US, Germany, and Asia as Mura’s global rollout accelerates.

General Mills Makes Meaningful Global Responsibility Progress to Shape the Future

Sustainably sourced 100 percent of its top 10 ingredients, advanced regenerative agriculture on farmland, enabled 7 billion meals worldwide
Press Release

MINNEAPOLIS, April 22, 2021 /3BL Media/ - General Mills (NYSE: GIS) today released its 2021 Global Responsibility Report, which highlights social and environmental progress made in the 2020 fiscal year, ending May 31, 2020. The annual update, which marks 51 years of reporting for the company, features actions and outcomes across four areas: Food, Planet, People and Community.

Tetra Pak Introduces 14 State-of-the-Art Lines for Cheese Manufacturers

Proven solutions based on expertise and technology for Mozzarella, Semi-hard cheese, Cheddar and Fresh cheese production – as research reveals that a third of consumers have increased their cheese consumption during the pandemic
Press Release

LAUSANNE, Switzerland, 21 April 2021 /3BL Media/ - Tetra Pak announces the development of 14 new Best Practice Lines (BPLs) for cheese manufacturers, the latest of which – specifically customised for Cottage cheese – launched today. The other cheeses that will benefit from these BPLs include Mozzarella, Semi-hard cheese, Cheddar, and Fresh cheese production. Together, these cheese types make up 79% of all cheese volumes and have a CAGR forecast of 3% (2021-2025). Two of the new lines (Mozzarella and Cheddar) were recently previewed at the Global CheeseExpo (6-8 April).

Goodyear Installs Air Purification Systems and Develops a Greenbelt Area in India

Press Release

April 23, 2021 /3BL Media/ - Goodyear India Limited (GIL), as a part of Goodyear’s Better Future framework and CSR initiative “Solutions to Air Pollution (SAP),”has collaborated with Municipal Corporation of Faridabad (MCF), Corridor Management Unit of Mathura Road, National Highway Authority of India (NHAI), and Indian Pollution Control Association (IPCA) for initiatives to protect the environment, to improve the quality of air that people breathe in Ballabhgarh and Faridabad and to raise awareness regarding air pollution and steps that can be taken to reduce it.

Making Glass Bottles is High-Tech. Recycling Them is Super Simple

Blog

When you see the leading edge technology that O-I uses to make sustainable glass packaging, it’s downright impressive, and even a little mind-bending. On the flip side, your job in the circular economy as a consumer is about as low-tech and no-fuss as it comes: it’s as easy as tossing your empty glass bottle into the recycling bin.

Bacardi Celebrates Earth Day With an IG Live Session to Talk Sustainability and Closed-Loop Cocktails

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On the occasion of Earth Day, Bacardi is highlighting its Good Spirited efforts and commitment to creating a Good Footprint by zooming in on the area of zero waste. As a company, only 0.02% of the waste generated in Bacardi operations ends up in the landfill, with a goal to achieve ZERO PERCENT by 2022. Across the company distilleries and sites, employees are constantly coming up with creative solutions to create closed-loop systems and Bacardi has invested in ensuring that the by-products of its production end up with a second life as energy, livestock fuel, and other products.

Henkel 3D Printing Facility Drives Sustainability by Achieving Zero Waste to Landfill Status

Press Release

ROCKY HILL, Conn., April 20, 2021 /3BL Media/ – Henkel’s Dixon facility in California, USA, the global center of excellence for the manufacture of resins for 3D printing, has achieved zero production waste to landfill (ZWTL) status.

Restoring Pollinator Habitats is Key to Feeding the Future

By Martin Mundo | SVP, General Merchandise Manager, Produce and Global Produce Sourcing, Walmart U.S.
Blog

Imagine mornings without orange juice, summer picnics without strawberries or holiday dinners without apple pie. Such a future is possible if we don’t take collective action to begin restoring pollinator habitats around the world.

Hold Us Accountable! Driving Down Carbon One Product at a Time

Press Release

Back in June of 2020, we announced an industry-first carbon transparency effort to include detailed carbon impact transparency labeling on all product packaging across our entire portfolio. Like nutrition labels on food packaging, we believe that consumers should be empowered and informed about the impact of their purchasing decisions.  

A Cleaner Home and a Cleaner Planet Are the Hallmarks of Mohawk's Eco-friendly EverStrand Line in 2021

Press Release

CALHOUN, Ga., April 20, 2021 /3BL Media/ — Mohawk is refreshing its stylish, environmentally-friendly EverStrand carpet line to make it even easier for retailers to provide homeowners with a solution for a cleaner home while contributing to a cleaner planet.

“Mohawk is giving our EverStrand and EverStrand Soft Appeal product lines a bit of a facelift in 2021,” said Denise Silbert, vice president of marketing, soft surface. “We are making the series look and feel more relevant in order to help our retail partners build a stronger connection with today’s growing consumer base.”

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