sustainability

Potato processing giant McCain adds to sustainability goals, updates progress

Frozen potato product giant McCain Foods recently announced an aggressive new goal in its efforts to improve its sustainability practices, as well as ... continue reading »

DelFrescoPure expanding cogeneration power system to improve efficiency

With the demand for greenhouse-grown produce continuing to increase, DelFrescoPure is consistently looking for ways to become more sustainable and ens... continue reading »

Compostable packaging firm Tipa eyes North American expansion

Compostable packaging producer Tipa is targeting North American expansion with a trio of recent hires. [caption id="attachment_13160" align="alignr... continue reading »

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Driving packaging sustainability in the time of COVID-19

The Coronavirus (COVID-19) may still be one of consumers’ top concerns, but the pandemic hasn’t erased concern over environmental issues and deman... continue reading »

New compostable packaging line launched by Great American Packaging

Great American Packaging (GAP) has launched a line of compostable packaging, which now includes breathable, clarity, laminate and barrier packaging al... continue reading »

Lamb Weston to begin incorporating vegetable byproduct into packaging

Driving toward a goal of using more sustainable materials in packaging, two Lamb Weston Alexia brand products will use corn and potato starch in their... continue reading »

Guidance document released for use of recycled plastics in food packaging

The Plastics Industry Association (PLASTICS) announced April 7 industry guidance to ensure recycled plastic packaging meets and exceeds compliance re... continue reading »

Sharing the sustainability story: What consumers want to know

Sustainability is a major concern among consumers. Food producers are aware of that, but often unsure how to address it. The notion of sustainable ... continue reading »

Del Monte moving two vessels to west coast to improve logistics

Del Monte Fresh Produce N.A., one of North America’s leading marketers and distributors of high-quality fresh and fresh-cut fruit and vegetables, ha... continue reading »

Gotham Greens opening high-tech greenhouse near UC-Davis

Gotham Greens, an indoor agriculture business operating high-tech greenhouses across the United States, recently announced its latest state-of-the-ar... continue reading »