Plastics are continuously accumulating in the oceans and landfills. Micro- and nano-plastics contaminate the environment and expose humans to serious health hazards. Due to the negative impact of non-biodegradable plastic packaging on humanity and the environment, more people are pushing to substantially reduce plastic production, uphold recycling, and promote more sustainable and eco-friendly food packaging.… Continue reading 3 Types of Sustainable Food Packaging (and 3 to Avoid)
What Is Sugarcane Bagasse? Sugarcane is primarily found in tropical regions, as this is where it thrives. It belongs to the genus of sweet grasses and may grow to approximately 5 metres, with a stem diameter of up to 4.5 centimetres. Sugarcane is a widely used resource for the production and manufacturing of retail sugar… Continue reading Compostable Food Packaging: Everything You Need to Know About Sugarcane Bagasse
Paper products have been a mainstay in the packaging industry for a good reason: they have been instrumental in reducing plastic waste. More recently, a new, innovative, and more sustainable packaging option has emerged. The game changer? Sugarcane bagasse. Although paper and sugarcane bagasse have similar characteristics in terms of appearance, texture, durability, and temperature… Continue reading Sugarcane Bagasse vs Paper Food Packaging: Why You Should Make the Switch
It is not difficult to find companies that advocate for green and environmentally friendly materials and use appropriate ethical methods. Unfortunately, there is a discrepancy between the corporation’s claims to their stakeholders and the manufacturing practices they employ behind closed doors. According to Jabil, 68% of companies have publicly announced their aim to uphold sustainability.… Continue reading Sustainable Food Packaging Trends in 2023
Sugarcane bagasse or fibre packaging is an eco-friendly alternative to traditional packaging options available today. It has various advantages for packaging, food, and textile industries because it is renewable and ethically sourced. This article will tell you what you need to know about sugarcane bagasse and why you should consider switching to it. What Is… Continue reading Sustainable Food Packaging: What Exactly Is Sugarcane Bagasse/Fibre?
In light of the worsening plastic pollution across the globe, retailers are switching to environmentally friendly packaging solutions.