headline press information

Date 30th November 2009 / www.procarton.com
Title New “Cartons/Environment” Website
Text Pro Carton is pleased to announce the launch of a new section on its website: "Cartons/Environment”. The site is designed to be an easy way to find out simple answers to basic questions about cartons and the environment. It is available as a title on the Menu bar on the Pro Carton Home Page, but to access the “Cartons/Environment” site now : Click on this "Cartons/Environment"-link. Please click on the picture for download in print format.

Following the success of the brochure, “ Sustainability and Cartonboard Packaging – an introduction” and the “Sustainability” section of the Pro Carton website, the new “Cartons/Environment” site aims to cut through the jargon which often surrounds the topic of Sustainability in an easy FAQ (Frequently Answered Questions) format.

The new website contains questions and answers on:
• Recovery and Recycling
• Composting
• Sustainable Forests
• Carbon Footprint
• Energy Use
• Water Use
• Life Cycle Data Inventory

It also links to the “Sustainability “ website which gives more detailed information on all these topics.

Sustainable Forests

Sustainable Forests


Richard Dalgleish +44 777 613 8510 dalgleish@procarton.com
Jennifer Buhaenko +44 (0) 1371 856 577 buhaenko@procarton.com
Background Pro Carton is the European Association of Carton and Cartonboard manufacturers. Its main purpose is to promote the use of cartons and cartonboard to brand owners, the trade as well as designers, the media and politicians as an economically and ecologically balanced packaging medium.