Alert: Packaging World now enhanced for the iPad and iPhone. Watch a quick video preview
 
Download this free, 140-page Flexible Packaging Playbook jam-packed with strategies for success, best practices, and pitfalls to avoid.  Learn more »
Glenroy invites you to download this playbook.
Article |

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.
Print Reprint
FILED IN:  Package Type  > Bags/pouches
     
EarthAware Biodegradable Film is a low-density polyethylene with a proprietary additive that causes biodegradation in 9 months to five years, depending on exposure conditions. EarthAware Recycled Film is made entirely from recycled pre-consumer bags and film scrap--a cost-effective alternative to other eco-friendly materials. EarthAware Biodegradable and Recycled Pillows are available in a standard green tint for customer awareness. Material comes fan-folded in boxes that contain 4000 linear feet of standard 1.5 mil material, and comes in 8-in. and 10-in. widths with a variety of standard lengths. EZ-Tear™ perforations enable quick and easy separation of the pillows.

ADVERTISEMENT
E-BOOK SPECIAL REPORT
42 Best Package Designs
Sign up to receive timely updates from our editors and download this e-book consisting of our editors' picks of most notable package designs. Updated for 2014!
x

 

Newsletters
Don’t miss intelligence crucial to your job and business!
Click on any newsletter to view a sample. Enter your email address below to sign up!
GENERAL INTEREST

New Issue Alert

Packaging World Magazine

eClip

Breaking packaging news

Packaging Insights

Pertinent packaging issues

On the Edge Blog

Workforce Development

PACKAGE DESIGN/
DEVELOPMENT

Greener Package

Sustainable packaging

Shelf Impact

Package design strategies

Each newsletter ranges in frequency from once per month to a few times per month at most.