Un accordo di finanziamento per un ammontare di 40 milioni di euro è stato sottoscritto da Intesa Sanpaolo e Sacmi per il raggiungimento di specifici obiettivi di ricerca e sviluppo orientati al miglioramento della sostenibilità ambientale dei processi produttivi, in particolare in ambito di imballaggi rigidi e ceramica, per incentivare la dimensione della circolarità.
A survey of more than 7,000 European citizens from 11 countries commissioned from Perspectus Global by Pro Carton (the European Association of Carton and Cartonboard manufacturers) reveals that a larger proportion of consumers in Italy and the UK (54% and 50% of respondents, respectively) have gained in environmental awareness during the pandemic compared to their Spanish, German and French counterparts (all below 50%).
Guala Closures Group has announced the publication of its tenth annual Sustainability Report covering 2020. It reveals that the company has achieved or exceeded its goals in many areas of environmental impact reduction, despite the disruption caused by the pandemic. The report covers improvements in carbon footprint levels, new eco-design guidelines, increased use of recycled materials and the introduction of a Diversity & Inclusion Charter.
The commitment to adopt sustainable packaging declared on product labels convinces Italian consumers, leading to an increase in sales. This is confirmed by the data collected by the eighth edition of the Immagino Observatory of GS1 Italy, of which we report an extract.
The Tetra Pak Index 2020 (13th edition) investigates the relationship between food safety, environment and global pandemic. The unexpected scenario has given rise to new fears and changed the needs of consumers as they seek to balance the critical priorities of human existence between safe food and sustainability of the planet, redefining the ground rules for the industry.