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Month: February 2024

New SBTi reports aim to extend corporate climate action beyond value chains

#New SBTi reports aim to extend corporate climate action beyond value chains Science Based Targets initiative moves to support the design and deployment of ‘beyond value chain’ mitigation measures # Good Human Club

Rome and the Papacy with Jessica Wärnberg

#Rome and the Papacy with Jessica Wärnberg He’s one of the most powerful figures in all of Western history, with influence not only over life and death, but over the immortal souls of billions of people over thousands of years….

During WWII Gliders Seemed Like a Good Idea

#During WWII Gliders Seemed Like a Good Idea Commandos on Wings” ran the headline of the article in Washington’s Evening Star on November 1, 1942. The subhead read, “They are Uncle Sam’s glider troops, who drop silently out of the…

Medieval Ireland: Ten Articles

#Medieval Ireland: Ten Articles Are you interested in Ireland in the Middle Ages? Here are ten recent articles that examine Ireland’s medieval history, all of which can be read for free. Heroic biography and the Viking age around the Irish…

DS Smith upgrades UK’s largest recycled paper mill in multi-million deal

#DS Smith upgrades UK’s largest recycled paper mill in multi-million deal 29 Feb 2024 — DS Smith is investing £48 million (US$52 million) in a new fiber preparation line at its Kemsley paper mill. The multi-year investment will deliver improved…

Tetra Pak shutters Singapore facility amid regional consolidation plans

#Tetra Pak shutters Singapore facility amid regional consolidation plans 29 Feb 2024 — Tetra Pak has announced its decision to close its packaging material production facility in Jurong, Singapore, to optimize its global manufacturing footprint. The company plans to consolidate…

Greiner equips Greek yogurt producer with K3 reclosable and recyclable pots

#Greiner equips Greek yogurt producer with K3 reclosable and recyclable pots 29 Feb 2024 — New York-based Nounós Creamery is launching a new probiotic strained yogurt packed in Greiner Packaging’s K3 cup. The cardboard wrap on Greiner Packaging’s K3 cardboard-plastic…

Polytag CEO: Optimizing recycling rates with digitalized deposit return schemes

#Polytag CEO: Optimizing recycling rates with digitalized deposit return schemes Alice Rackley, CEO of Polytag. 29 Feb 2024 — We speak with Alice Rackley, CEO of UK company Polytag, a recycling technology company and connected packaging solutions provider, about how…

EU Waste Shipment Regulation: Will banning plastic waste exports help or hinder European recycling?

#EU Waste Shipment Regulation: Will banning plastic waste exports help or hinder European recycling? 29 Feb 2024 — The European Parliament has adopted “tougher” rules under its Waste Shipment Regulation (WSR) to reinforce control measures and waste management within the…

Ranpak launches three digital tools for its Cut’it EVO automated in-line packaging machine

#Ranpak launches three digital tools for its Cut’it EVO automated in-line packaging machine 28 Feb 2024 — Ranpak has enhanced its breakthrough Cut’it! EVO automated in-line packaging machine with three digital tools that deliver an unrivaled rate of investment (ROI)…