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World’s first Eco Calculator for large-format banner materials launched

Taiwan-based Taya Groups, a worldwide producer and exporter of PVC-coated materials and products for indoor and outdoor applications, has officially launched the world’s first...

Lecta introduces EraCup Natural recyclable paper cups

Lecta (Barcelona, Spain), a leading worldwide developer and supplier of paper-based products, has unveiled EraCup Natural – a totally recyclable, biodegradable and polyethylene-free, paper-based...

New version of Environmental Paper Assessment Tool launched to monitor sustainability

By providing over 20 standard metrics, EPAT allows suppliers to share environmental performance data with customers they choose. The Environmental Paper Assessment Tool (EPAT), operated...

Two Sides convinces Popular Science to publish a more balanced article on the sustainability of paper products

The magazine Popular Science has shown the potential that a major news outlet can have in enlightening its readers when it delves into issues...

Sulapac unveils cosmetics packaging without microplastic pollution

Sulapac (Helsinki, Finland) has launched a ground-breaking innovation in sustainable pacakging. Now, water-based cosmetic products can be packaged with a new bio-based Sulapac barrier...

DRC launches sustainability initiative for packaged goods

The Design Resource Center (DRC – Naperville, Illinois), a brand strategy and design consultancy, has unveiled a new sustainability initiative. Responsible Design helps guide...

Over one-third of consumers more likely to buy environmentally friendly products: Pitney Bowes

Pitney Bowes (Stamford, Connecticut), a global technology company that provides commerce solutions in the areas of ecommerce, shipping, mailing and financial services, has released...

Carbon Balanced Paper comes to North America

Since 2008, the Carbon Balanced Paper initiative has been responsible for balancing (i.e. offsetting) 190,000 tons of carbon dioxide (CO2) and preserving 19,000 acres...

Evian releases its first label-free bottle made from 100% recycled plastic

Evian has announced the launch of its new bottle design with an engraved logo in Singapore, as the brand looks at innovative ways to...

Two Sides convinces 710 companies to remove misleading anti-paper statements

Since 2010, Two Sides' Global Anti-Greenwash Campaign has seen 710 companies either substantially change or altogether remove misleading anti-paper statements from all of its...

Appvion introduces Mission Zero recyclable beverage-cup substrates

Appvion Operations (Appleton, Wisconsin) has announced the first of a comprehensive line of sustainable packaging papers under its Mission Zero brand with the introduction...

Updated Two Sides Infographics now available

Two Sides North America, an independent non-profit organization that promotes the sustainability of print and paper products, has updated its collection of professionally-designed, information-packed...