The current supply situation and the exorbitantly long delivery times for cartonboard are likely to persist for some time, the FFI concludes from a recent flash survey.
Ilkka Hämälä, President and CEO of Metsä Group is the new Chairman of Cepi, the Confederation of the Paper and Pulp Industry
Ilkka Hämäläwill become Chairman of Cepi, the Confederation of the Paper and Pulp Industry, from January 2022.
The European pulp and paper industry supports EU action to safeguard the world's forests and calls for focus on the real drivers of deforestation
HMRC has confirmed there will be no delay to the implementation date of the plastic tax - it will start on 1 April 2022.
Two Sides, the print and paper advocacy group, have released the 2021 Myths & Facts Booklet with facts on paper and the environment, from European forest growth and paper's low energy consumption to the high recycling rate of paper and the circular economy.
The Mayr-Melnhof Group has appointed Päivi Suutari as the new Managing Director of MM Kotkamills
Packaging Expert, Winfried Muehling, joins Pro Carton as General Manager following Tony Hitchin’s retirement.
The European pulp and paper industry presents its contribution to the Three Billion Trees Initiative
The European pulp and paper industry fully supports the European Commission's initiative to plant three billion additional trees in the EU by 2030.
The LCA study clearly shows that single-use paperbased systems have a “very significant” environmental advantage over multiple-use systems in real-world conditions.
Pro Carton is a founding member of the informal coalition which has a mission to provide renewable, circular and sustainable paper and board packaging solutions to help achieve the objectives of the European Green Deal.
Cepi voices appreciation for the European Commission’s efforts to address record-high energy prices in Europe
Cepi reiterates that access to affordable clean energy is a prerequisite for globally competitive European forest-based industries.
Heidelberg affirms its commitment to environmentally friendly products and technologies by joining the international alliance 4evergreen.
The latest collection of award-winning cartons from the European Carton Excellence Awards 2021 has gone on display for the third year at the Museum of Brands in Notting Hill, London.
The Paper Lid Company and Metsä Board introduce a 100% recyclable paperboard lid for takeaway beverage cups
The Paper Lid Company and Metsä Board develop a 100% recyclable paperboard lid for use with takeaway cups that offers performance comparable to that of a traditional plastic lid.
Have a word! Students gather to support campaign to get ‘cartonboard’ into the Oxford English Dictionary
Students gather around Pro Carton's giant cartonboard dictionary, supporting their campaign to get the word cartonboard into the Oxford English Dictionary
In a response to a letter sent from Europen (the European Organisation for Packaging and the Environment), the Commission indicate that a further workshop on the PPWD (Packaging and Packaging Waste Directive) may be held in November which is likely to delay the implementation of the directive beyond the end of this year.
An open letter has been sent to the editors of EURACTIV, The Financial Times, and POLITICO Europe.
An updated graphic from EC Europa detailing the College of Commissioners from 27 EU countries from 2019 to 2024.
Following a successful trial, Kellogg's is permanently implementing a new "world-first" technology that enables consumers with sight loss to playback on-pack information via a smartphone.
As we marvel at the athletes in the Paralympics, Two Sides have been taking a look at the latest packaging innovations designed for the disabled.
MM strengthens its position in virgin-fiber based cartonboard and innovative barrier cartonboard solutions for plastic replacement.
Pro Carton and ECMA are delighted to invite you to The 2021 Carton Awards E-vent on Monday 6th September 2021. Once again, the industry awards will be presented online in a gala presentation.
CITPA, with the support of Pro Carton, provided feedback to the Eunomia (the EU’s consultants) workshops on the Packaging and Packaging Waste Directive review.
CITPA (Pro Carton are Associate members) have updated their summary of the key EU policy issues that they are following.