Sustainable Packaging

Sustainable Packaging and Its Importance in Packaging Industries:

Sustainable packaging, as obvious and clear from its name refers to the packaging having greater sustainability. Sustainable packaging is the important competitive factor amongst the packaging industries. Every company or individual in the field of the packaging gives top priority to the sustainable packaging development of their services. Sustainable packaging reduces the environmental and ecological impacts thus the most liked and attractive parameter considered by the customers. Sustainable packaging helps in increasing the quality and viability of the human life and natural ecosystem for a longer period of times. Packaging industries always strive to improve the standard and quality of their packaging services with limited resources and economic considerations and their focus is only on sustainable packaging.

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  • Density Matters: Sustainable Package Design 14 January, 2017 Trending Packaging Author

    More and more companies are building their brand image around values of sustainability, eco-friendliness, and respect for the planet. Others have their corporate hearts elsewhere, and there’s certainly no problem with having other priorities. But whether your brand has sustainability and green living at its core or not, it just makes good business sense to ...

  • Reimagining Bottled Water Package Design 5 November, 2016 Trending Packaging Authorboxed-water-package-design2

    It seems like there’s always some new trend or innovative design being used in bottled water packaging design. We’ve seen plastic and glass bottles of water in virtually any shape and size imaginable, with a wide variety of design aesthetics ranging from austere and minimalistic to luxe and extravagant. But what if we completely reimagined ...

  • Plant for Peace, Packaging for Peace 1 September, 2015 Adminsustain soap

    Peace is a somewhat unrelated concept to packaging ─ for a lack of war. But it doesn’t have to be so: packaging for peace is possible to be designed.

    There are many industries trying to get involved with NGOs and peace initiatives. It’s understandable, considering all the benefits it could bring: an improved corporate image, ...

  • Delta, Huhtamaki, McDonalds, and Closed Loops 24 August, 2015 AdminPackaging Close Loops

    Two paper-based Irish companies have partnered up in a bid to reduce McDonalds waste by reusing and recycling it in their processes.

    McDonalds produces huge waste ─ that’s a fact. Most of it doesn’t get recycled, which makes it even worse. But now, two Irish companies have offered themselves to solve part of the ...

  • The War on Litter: Packagings Gone Thrash 18 August, 2015 AdminThe War on Litter

    What happens when packagings are disposed of? Often, they become litter and end up costing us millions of dollars. But now, there’s a war being fought.

    Litter is a big concern of governments and environmental agents: its dangers and costs have been proven many times, but few have seemed to care. Earthtalk, in About.com, put it like so:

    “Environmentalists consider ...

  • The Sustainable Forest Management Movement 12 August, 2015 AdminSustainable Forest Management

    What do packaging and sustainable forest management have in common? What even is SFM? And why are so few forest certified?

    First off ─ yes, this is still a blog about packaging trends. It’s still Trending Packaging; we’re still here. Today, however, we’ll take a little peek at one of the world’s most significant sustainability trends: ...

  • Packaging That Cares: The Real Deal with Labelling Packaging 11 August, 2015 AdminPackaging That Cares - Trending Packaging

    We assume that consumers demand labelling because they want to know. But that may not be true at all. Maybe they just want to know they can know.

    We wrote about the food labelling debate some time ago; and, before diving into today’s topic, we’d like to bring back something from that article. First, we ...

  • Scotland and the Carrier Bag Charge 30 July, 2015 AdminScottish Carrier Bag Charge

    The carrier bag charge in Scotland has achieved an astounding usage fall. If the trend continues, it could put an end to the carrier bag supremacy.

    Carrier bags are everywhere. Twelve years ago, (in 2003), the United States Environmental Protection Agency estimated a worldwide consumption of between 500 billion and a trillion plastic bags ...

  • The Most Common Eco-Friendly Alternatives for Plastic Packaging 22 June, 2015 AdminProtein Packaging

    Plastics are durable and flexible, but they are made from heated carbon and other materials that are not good for the environment. They are non-biodegradable and cannot be recycled as well. Although plastics are inseparable in our daily lives and we cannot imagine living without it, there  are environmentally friendly alternatives that we can use ...

  • How to Practice Socially Responsible Packaging? 14 May, 2015 AdminRecycle

    The packaging industry is one of the most competitive industries today. With the expansion of consumer goods that require superior packaging quality and product package design, the industry is estimated to grow even bigger this year. Packaging is inevitably a significant aspect in any business—it bridges the brand messaging to the consumers. It serves as ...

  • Recent Developments in Sustainable Packaging 25 April, 2015 AdminGreen Tag Packaging

    A lot of entrepreneurs nowadays firmly believe that to be environmentally friendly as possible, they have to minimize their packaging and have to use natural materials instead. But experts say that sustainable packaging are not black and white. Packaging also undergoes innovation that is mainly influenced by a large group of socially aware individuals or ...

  • The Latest Trends That Define Resourceful Packaging 20 April, 2015 AdminGreen Packaging 1

    Businesses that are working hard towards innovating their product or launching a new one must also consider that packaging evolves too either in style or materials used. Updating a brand’s packaging is beneficial since it doesn’t only freshen up the look of the product but also attract the consumers to buy.

    Here are the emerging trends ...

  • Working Towards Sustainability through Packaging 9 April, 2015 AdminResponsiveness Packaging

    To date, more and more manufacturers are recognizing the importance of nature conservation and making it a part of their corporate social responsibility program. Coalitions composed of manufacturing companies have also been established with the objective of encouraging members to consider smarter sustainable practices. One of the aspects they focus on is packaging.

    Sustainable packaging was ...