How paper packaging for flour and seeds can minimise the impact on the environment

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    Publisher Milling & Grain
    Year of publication 2019 July

    Medium Digital

    Cereal processes > Handling, storage & transport


    Scope & contentBy Tomas Larsson, BillerudKorsnäs, Sweden

    You have probably watched them. Video clips and images from various corners of the world, showing the effects of garbage on oceans, wildlife and people – often from non-biodegradable packaging. At BillerudKorsnäs, we are working actively to address the challenging concerns for our planet. We know that better packaging can do much for the environment and there are many benefits from choosing a smarter solution.

    The most important task for packaging is to protect goods, save resources and minimise waste. Regardless of the choice of materials, strong packaging from strong materials can do much. However, excessive heavy packaging is not the answer to the challenge of protecting products – we must also reduce the material usage for packaging. Waste, unnecessary resource use and climate change often go hand in hand.… Read more.


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