As the Director of the Sustainable Packaging Coalition (SPC) and the Executive Director of SPC’s parent GreenBlue, Nina Goodrich challenges individuals, communities, and businesses to think differently about packaging.
An Appetite for Change: 4 Key Areas of Sustainable Food Packaging
During the pandemic, takeaway and delivery meals became an indispensable part of many people’s lives. Restaurants joined forces with delivery services and the demand for takeaway food – and food packaging - skyrocketed. Unfortunately, this increase in takeout and delivery resulted in a high demand for packaging which has led to rising levels of waste.
Sustainability in Packaging is Here to Stay
On the bright side, changes in consumer’s preferences have helped to accelerate innovation. Companies now have more options than ever when it comes to environmentally friendly packaging.
Developing truly sustainable solutions requires a comprehensive understanding of responsible raw materials, production, converting, use and disposal. We spoke with Nina Goodrich, a leading voice on sustainable packaging, to find out more about what makes packaging sustainable.
delfort has been an active member of GreenBlue’s Sustainable Packaging Coalition for over a decade. Members collaborate to improve the future of packaging and its impact on our environment. We work to develop better solutions for a sustainable future.
About the Sustainable Packaging Coalition
The Sustainable Packaging Coalition is a membership-based collaborative that believes in the power of industry to make packaging more sustainable. A leading voice on sustainable packaging, the SPC is passionate about the creation of packaging that is good for people and the environment.
GreenBlue is an environmental nonprofit dedicated to the sustainable use of materials in society. They bring together a diversity of stakeholders to encourage innovation and best practices to promote the creation of a more sustainable materials economy.
Sustainable Packaging Options for Businesses
At delfort, we work with the industry leading experts to accelerate sustainable packaging made from specialty paper. Let’s take the next step towards a more sustainable future!