sustainability

Partnership to explore creating biofertilizers from pineapple residue

A partnership between Fresh Del Monte Produce Inc. and a Spanish biotechnological solutions company will explore maximizing pineapple residue using bi... continue reading »

Company launches packaging trays composed entirely of recycled tray material

Luxembourg-headquartered Klöckner Pentaplast (kp) has launched food packaging trays composed entirely of recycled tray material. While traditional... continue reading »

Flexible packaging company launching new MAP products

Flexible packaging and material science company ProAmpac has partnered with sandwich manufacturer Sammi to launch fiber-based modified atmosphere pack... continue reading »

Produce importer highlights importance of global resource during World Water Day

Continental Fresh, a grower, shipper and importer of fresh fruits and vegetables from Latin America, is teaming with Florida-based nonprofit Blue Miss... continue reading »

Crop science company’s new trait technology increases corn oil composition in trials

New trait technology from crop science company ZeaKal has increased corn oil composition in field trials while maintaining yield and protein. The c... continue reading »

IFPA technology accelerator seeks climate-smart innovation

The International Fresh Produce Association’s technology accelerator, Fresh Field Catalyst, seeks applicants for its six-month program. IFPA is l... continue reading »

Vestaron insecticide wins EPA approval for indoor, greenhouse use

Crop protection company Vestaron Corp. has obtained EPA approval for its second active ingredient, which targets pests including aphids, mites, drosop... continue reading »

Tetra Pak to showcase innovation in interactive event at SXSW

Food processing and packaging company Tetra Pak will showcase its industry solutions during an interactive event at SXSW in Austin, Texas, from March ... continue reading »

Ohio glass company launches lower-carbon wine bottle in France

O-I Glass has launched a lightweight glass wine bottle with lower-carbon packaging in the French market. The bottle is part of the Ohio-headquartered ... continue reading »

Pacific Coast Producers focuses on sustainability from farm to can

When it comes to fruit and vegetable production, California is America’s superpower. The state’s ideal climate for vegetable production helps make... continue reading »