Pine Waste

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IIT Roorkee Develops Packaging Paper From Pine Needle Waste

IIT Roorkee researchers have developed ethylene-scavenging functional paper from pine needle waste to build sustainable packaging materials. Professor Kirtiraj K. Gaikwad and Ph.D. research scholar Avinash Kumar from the Department of Paper Technology recommended developing an environmentally friendly packaging alternative. Reportedly, the cellulose present in the pine needle helps in the formation of sustainable packaging material. Gaikwad… read-more

Fri, 23 Jul 2021 - 09:13 PM / by Umang Bafna

Tags: IIT Roorkee, Pine Needle Waste, sustainable packaging, environmental friendly

Courtesy: The Logical Indian


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Coca-Cola To Turn Eco-Friendly; Eyes To Manufacture Paper Bottles

In a bid to support eco-friendly initiatives, Coca-Cola is conducting trials over the manufacturing of paper bottles. The idea is part of the Coca-Cola's World Without Waste sustainable packaging goal. Reportedly, the bottles were made out of sustainable sourced wood along with a bio-based material to keep the bottle carbonated. The technology is being developed by Danish company Paboco, along with Coca-Cola's research team. Notably, Coca-… read-more

Fri, 19 Feb 2021 - 04:43 PM / by Ronit John

Tags: COCA-COLA, Sustainable Development, sustainable packaging, paboco, paper bottles

Courtesy: News 18