October, 2017

Reading up on sustainability

Reading up on sustainability

What is Der Grüne Punkt doing in order to ensure its operations are economically viable in the long term, ecologically compatible and socially responsible?…

On course for a prize

On course for a prize

Natural resources are getting progressively scarcer. Companies that are researching new technology and modernizing their production operations will this year be competing for a…

Prize-winning cap

Prize-winning cap

New products from waste: Werner & Mertz, HEINZ PLASTICS and Der Grüne Punkt have developed a rather special flip-top closure in the “Recyclate Initiative”….

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Cartons have seven lives

They protect milk, apple juice or tomato sauce. Almost everyone uses beverage cartons, and then throws them in the Yellow Bin. But what happens…

Green ideas persuasively presented

Green ideas persuasively presented

The interpack 2017 trade fair in Düsseldorf was once again themed entirely around the topic of packaging: 2,865 companies from different categories attracted approximately…

hanging gardens for mexico city

hanging gardens for mexico city

Mexico City has a literally breath-taking problem: smog. For years now, the city’s administration has been vainly attempting to combat it. Last year, the…