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    Businesses sign landmark paper cup agreement

    McDonald’s and Starbucks are among fourteen organisations to have signed a new agreement to accelerate UK recycling of paper cups. The cross-industry collaboration is being coordinated by trade body the Alliance for Beverage Cartons and the Environment (ACE UK) and… Read More

  • Breaking a caffeine habit

    2.5bn COFFEE cups are thrown away in the UK every year. But how can we get commuters to switch to reusable for their morning jolt.                       Last week confronted by… Read More

  • Big brands sign up to kick off cup recycling scheme

    FOUNDING MEMBERS of the ‘Simply Cups’ recycling scheme include John Lewis Partnership, BaxterStorey and ISS Facility Services                   Following the recent announcement that the UK’s only paper cup recycling scheme will be… Read More

  • Footprint Awards 2014 Winners Announced

    THE WINNERS of the fourth annual Footprint Awards were last night [22nd May] finally revealed at a glittering ceremony at the prestigious East Wintergarden, after a series of recounts due to nail-bitingly close judging scores across the categories. In an… Read More

  • Huhtamaki UK and Sparsholt College’s ‘Paper Chase’ Garden wins Gold at RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2014

    DISPOSABLE PACKAGING manufacturer Huhtamaki has been rewarded for its efforts to showcase the benefits of compostable packaging, with success at this year’s RHS Chelsea Flower Show. Working in partnership with Sparsholt College Hampshire, their ‘Paper Chase’ garden has been not… Read More

  • Footprint Awards 2014 Shortlist announced

    FOR THE fourth year running entry levels to the annual Footprint Awards – the industry’s only scheme that celebrates achievement throughout the entire food supply chain – has broken previous records, it has been revealed.          … Read More

  • Huhtamaki plant eco-vending inspiration

    AS SPONSOR of Sparsholt College Hampshire’s 2014 RHS Chelsea Flower Show garden entry, Huhtamaki’s ‘Love Nature’ BioWare paper vending cups, complete with plant seedlings, will be ‘vended’ from a machine donated by Southampton-based company, Bettavend, to form one of the… Read More

  • Huhtamaki and Sparsholt College Hampshire announce Chelsea Flower Show entry partnership

    HUHTAMAKI IS delighted to announce its sponsorship of Sparsholt College Hampshire’s 2014 RHS Chelsea Flower Show garden entry. Working in partnership with the College to create a themed garden with a strong environmental message, Huhtamaki hope to both enthuse and… Read More

  • First BioWare Garden opens

    PACKAGING MANUFACTURERS Huhtamaki has opened its BioWare Garden.                           Created for Brockhurst Pre-school, the garden is the result of a community competition run by the Gosport-based business. It… Read More

  • Video: Footprint Awards 2012

    Watch this amazing film to get the vibe of the wonderful evening celebrating outstanding corporate achievement and responsible business in the foodservice industry. Congratulations to all the Winners and Runners Up.   Here they are again:   SUSTAINABLE USE OF… Read More