Packaging: Earth Pact Sugar Cane Paperboard
Company: Veritiv Corp.
Description: The Packaging Solutions Group of Veritiv Corp. has launched Earth Pact Sugar Cane Paperboard, a material made from 100 percent pure sugar cane bagasse, an agricultural by-product of sugar manufacturing.
"Earth Pact is just one example of Veritiv's commitment to providing sustainable packaging solutions for the future," said Darin Tang, senior vice president of packaging solutions for Veritiv.
Exclusive to Veritiv, Earth Pact Sugar Cane Paperboard, developed in partnership with Carvajal Pulp and Paper, can fit a variety of packaging applications in the food, cosmetics and similar industries. Its benefits include:
- Made from 100% pure sugar cane bagasse
- No bleach, chemical, or dyes
- Moisture and grease resistant grades available
- Rapid renewable resource, grown year round, harvested every 12-14 months