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Sustainable Packaging Trends: The Future Is Green.

On average, each European generates almost 180 kg of packaging waste per year. Something needed to be done. The new EU Green Deal, introduced in November 2022, will change the face of packaging in Europe for the better. The goal is to make all packaging fully recyclable and reusable by 2030. To achieve this aim, laws will be introduced to stop greenwashing...

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The Many Wonders of the Refillable Jar.

When you start to think in terms of refillable jars a whole new world opens up for you. Firstly, you’re doing your bit for the planet, because it means less landfill and less environmental pollution. When you use a jar again, you’re not buying a new jar. Which means you’re using less resources, that also means less manufacturing, less storage and less logistics.

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The World’s Greatest Invention? Glass.

The invention of the printing press spread literacy all around the world. Electric light created nightlife and allowed us to navigate and travel safely in the dark. The automobile gave people more personal freedom and access to jobs and services further away. All amazing inventions that are rightly celebrated. But what about the marvel that’s all around us every day? Glass.

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2022: The Year of Sand, Limestone and Soda Ash.

Sand, limestone and soda ash. Natural and abundant raw materials. Mixing these ingredients at very high temperatures creates a miracle: glass. A recyclable and sustainable wonder with a history dating back to around 4,000 years ago in Mesopotamia. The continuing marvel of glass and all its uses in our everyday life is celebrated this year by the United Nations...

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