Posts Tagged ‘sustainability’

BENEO furthers carbon neutrality at Oreye chicory root fibre plant

BENEO furthers carbon reduction at Oreye plant

BENEO, one of the leading manufacturers of functional ingredients, has announced a 40% reduction in specific carbon emissions atits Oreye facility in Belgium. This achievement is a result of a 10-year program of energy saving, which closed with an €11 million investment into increased energy efficiency measures. The reductions at Oreye show the company’s continued commitment to prioritising sustainable practices…

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GEA emphasises sustainable packaging at Packaging Days

Sustainable packaging suggested by GEA

With sustainability increasingly important in food packaging, it’s only logical that packaging systems not only need to be efficient, safe and flexible but also conserve energy and resources. GEA product experts demonstrated the technology group’s solutions for this segment at this year’s Packaging Days, staged at the Biedenkopf plant (Germany) in November. Over two days,…

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Certified coconut oil delivered to farmers in Philippines and Indonesia

coconut oil

A major joint initiative between BASF, Cargill, Procter & Gamble (P&G) and the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) has established a certified coconut oil supply chain to assist farmers in the Philippines and Indonesia. The move is significant given the fact that such oils are widely used within confectionery and bakery product ranges, with…

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