Packaging

Protective Packaging

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New void fill boosts sustainability

 Creative Memories switches to a new kind of air pillows to support its brand’s environmental positioning.
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Cold chain products

 
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Pregis Corporation: Protective foam plank products

PolyPlank® Plus from Pregis Corp. combines various substrates and two-step lamination technology to create cost-effective protective foam plank products.
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'Game-changing' green innovations win Greener Package Awards

The first-ever Greener Package Awards prove that sustainable packaging has hit the mainstream, with innovations that promise to change the face of packaging forever.
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Sustainable Forestry Initiative: Sustainable Forestry Initiative: Protective packaging

Pregis Corp.’s Hexacomb® brand honeycomb paper-based protective packaging is now available in seven standard product offerings (SPO).
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Awards push sustainability

The 21st DuPont Awards for Packaging Innovation honors 10 winners that all carry a sustainable packaging message in their design and construction.
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Flex America Inc: Flex America Inc: Biodegradable void fill

Pregis’ EP-Flex™ Renew™ is a high-performance low-density polyethylene air pillow film that is made with up to 50% less resin, 10% recycled content, and contains a proprietary organic additive that accelerates microbial biodegradation, without compromising recyclability.
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A world that hungers for packaging

Since the dawn of humankind, food has been the most basic need.
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Automated Packaging Systems: Biodegradable/recycled void fill

EarthAware™, from Automated Packaging Systems, is a line of eco-friendly bag film materials for its AirPouch void-fill packing systems.
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Sheet foam with recycled content

Astro-Foam Renew™, from Pregis, is a polyethylene foam sheet with up to 35% pre-consumer recycled content.
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Sustainability news & events

Noteworthy Items Gleaned from World News 
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Plank foam

Pregis’s PolyPlank® Renew™ is a mid-density foam plank grade that contains up to 60% pre-consumer recycled content.
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American Excelsior Company: Biodegradable packaging pads

Curlex Excelsior Packaging Pads, from American Excelsior Company, use 100% wood fiber excelsior as the internal cushioning material.

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