Renewable & Biodegradable
Our purpose is to support, help, design and promote packaging,
through dedication and a passion to remove plastic
but also understand the commercial needs.
There is no question that in today’s market that both consumers and retailers are more aware of how their decisions are affecting our planet when it comes to packaging. Few would argue that there is a great benefit in developing products and packaging that are biodegradable.
Unlike some newer eco-friendly materials, moulded pulp is proven. It has been used for decades and its technology and supply base are very mature and reliable. Notwithstanding this the product itself is extremely strong and versatile providing packaging solutions for a vast variety of products.
Many packaging designers don't give any consideration to moulded pulp when looking for a clamshell or other enclosed retail packaging containers but hinged moulded pulp containers have been used for decades as egg cartons. Through our customer partnerships, we have created several clamshell designs that are now being used through major online retail suppliers.Read more...
Designed properly, moulded pulp end caps can provide the shock and vibration resistance required for many packaging applications. We have supplied several furniture manufacturers with moulded cornets and channels to support their products in transit.
Anyone who has ever had to carry a few drinks from the concession stand to their seat at a sporting event is familiar with moulded pulp trays. These trays are designed specifically to house products/components that need to be held secure, many goods are delivered with tray moulding supporting the product, i.e. your new computer.Read more...
Creative with Paper/Cardboard
Paper is constantly evolving, very little can happen day to day without paper or cardboard, its potential seems almost limitless.
Different ways and ideas of using paper is being created almost daily it will continue to be redesigned/updated as it is an essential ingredient of our everyday lives.
We should not take Paper/cardboard for granted it should be looked at as a valued and precious commodity. As Globally we address climate change and the challenge will be to move away from plastic to a more sustainable product, paper is certainly sustainable and versatile.
Why not use this versatile resource more?
Paper/board/pulp does not have to be expensive and can reduce packaging/fulfilment/transport costs if well designed.
Having been available for 700 years, with new design techniques and innovation, the raw beauty of this product can be once again recognised.
Three benefits of corrugated cardboard:
Why not look at Environmentally Recycled Impact Corners/Cartons/Containers (E.R.I.C.) to see what can be created with recycled cardboard?