Texte AlternatifSuppliers are making efforts to facilitate recycling by working to easily separate the cardboard from the plastic film (Pack Alim) and reducing plastic quantity (Virgin Bio Pack, Pack Alim). Some suppliers are also working on alternative materials : FDR Emballages (picture) has developed the ETP film, a transparent paper film which can replace PET films on trays. BillerudKorsnäs uses its FibreForm solution (an extensible paper) to create trays, and Agro Concept’Embal imports moulded trays made with sugar cane waste.

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