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New Web site touts carton environmental benefits

Florida’s Natural, HomeMaker, and Prairie Farms Diary noted as Evergreen Packaging’s partners on interactive choosecartons.com site.
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Sustainability helps advance molded fiber packaging

Philips Consumer Lifestyle is one company that’s using the newspaper/water material to improve sustainability, branding, and economics.
SmartPULL packaging technology on glove boxes helps reduce product waste by preventing extra gloves from falling out while pulling out a glove.
Package Case Study
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Kimberly-Clark uses packaging to reduce product waste

As part of its parent company’s sustainability efforts, Kimberly-Clark Health Care and Kimberly-Clark Professional develop a dual-opening device that prevents medical exam glove waste.
Easier handling in the pantry was a driver behind the 2 box development.
Package Case Study
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Cheerios 2 Box: source reduction, consumer satisfaction

New packaging technology, proprietary to General Mills, makes it possible to pack cereal more densely, which lets the firm reduce its use of paperboard by 200,000 pounds annually.
Materials Product Brief
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AR Metallizing N.V.: Metallized paperboard

A recyclable substitute for metallized PET or polyester, AR Metallizing’s Rotopack LAM is a metallized paper that is laminated to paperboard, providing a mono-material packaging substrate with a high-quality silvery finish.
Materials Product Brief
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Ranpak Corporation: Kraft paper packaging material is 100% renewable, reusable, recyclable

Designed for applications that require high-speed light cushioning, blocking and bracing, or heavy void fill, the PadPak LC System from Ranpak is useful for protecting the shipment of automotive components, housewares, electronics, medical and dental supplies, computers, peripherals, and more.
Materials Product Brief
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MeadWestvaco Corp.: Bright, heavyweight cover stock

MeadWestvaco has extended its Tango C1S coated cover to include 14 pt. through 24 pt. heavyweight calipers with the same 92 brightness, clean-white shade and consistent print performance as other Tango products.
Materials Product Brief
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Twin Rivers Paper Company : Ultra-lightweight packaging paper in weight range of 15-75 lbs.

Twin Rivers Paper Company has broadened its Acadia NSR (Non-Stain Resistant) product offering with 2 new lightweight options: 15-lb. and 16-lb.
Materials Product Brief
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Korsnäs AB: Kraft paper for bags is stretchable

The environmentally-friendly Korsnäs Wave is a formable, stretchable, stiff, strong kraft paper with a very special feel that resists tearing and abrasion.
Package Case Study
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Sack kraft paper carries cement

Siam City Cement introduces a bag made from high-porosity sack kraft paper that meets the requirements for quick, dustless filling and tough handling

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