Canadian Packaging

Green Packaging

  • News General

    Cascades now majority share owner of Reno De Medici

    June 20, 2013 by Canadian Packaging Staff

    Canadian firm now has large stake in Europe’s second-largest recycled boxboard company.

  • News General

    Cascades finalizes acquisition of Papersource

    November 2, 2011 by Canadian Packaging Staff

    Cascades strengthens its market position with addition of the Granby, Que.-located tissue-converting plant.

  • News General

    Cascades to sell Dopaco for $440 million

    March 15, 2011 by Canadian Packaging Staff

    Cascades Inc., a global leader in the recovery of recyclable materials and the manufacturing of green packaging and tissue paper products and headquartered in Kingsey Falls, Que., has announced it has entered into an agreement for the sale of Dopaco Inc., its converting business for the quick-service restaurant industry, to Reynolds Group Holdings Limited for a cash consideration of US$400 million.

  • Growing the green!

    March 8, 2011 by Canadian Packaging Staff

    Demand for eco-friendly packaging products in the U.S. is expected to grow by 3.9 per cent a year through 2014, according to a new study from Cleveland, Ohio-based market researchers The Freedonia Group.

  • News General

    Is Green Packaging Bad?

    February 19, 2009 by Andrew Joseph, Features Editor

    At a recent PCD (Perfumes, Cosmetics & Design) Congress held in Paris on February 3 & 4, 2009, the topic of avoiding green packaging was broached. Stéphane Guilbert, a professor of bio-polymer science and engineering put forth the proposition that

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