Coca-Cola plastic packaging increases by 8.8% in one year, report reveals

GLOBAL – Beverage company Coca-Cola has increased its plastic packaging by 8.8% or over 579 million pounds (263 thousand metric tons) in one year, reveals a study by Oceana, a non-profit ocean conservation organization. The finding follows after Oceana analyzed data from the Global Commitment 2022 Progress Report released by the Ellen MacArthur Foundation earlier this week. The plastic packaging…

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Eurofins Assurance launches new certification service set to reward companies’ zero-waste efforts

GLOBAL – The Eurofins Assurance network has launched a new Zero Waste to Landfill Certification Service in an effort to provide companies with a ‘fact-based’ system to display their efforts to redirect waste away from landfill. The Eurofins certification assesses and verifies the effort taken to minimize waste disposal to landfills by businesses. After completion of the audit process, the…

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Flexible packaging company Epac eyes global expansion with raft of new plants

GLOBAL – High-quality flexible packaging provider, Epac has announced plans to accelerate its growth and transition to a global enterprise over the next 18 months. The packaging firm will establish eleven new sales and manufacturing locations across Europe, Asia Pacific, the Middle East/North Africa, and North America bringing ePac’s global footprint to 36 locations. In Europe, a second plant will…

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