July 2018 Archive

The following entries were posted in July 2018.

Why is recycling glass jars important?

20 July 2018
Tags: glass jars

Almost any packaging made from glass can be recycled. From glass jars for jam or pickle through to glass bottles for beer or spirits, when you finish the product inside, you don’t have to throw out the packaging, you can recycle it instead. Recycling glass jars is a very easy way to make a positive difference when it comes to the environment – but why is it so important?

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How to choose environmentally-friendly packaging for your product

5 July 2018
Tags: glass jars, glass bottles, packaging, cardboard

The issue of product packaging is an increasingly hot topic. A recent Mintel study identified that sustainable packaging choices are now a key consideration for retailers and green packaging is now a major factor for consumers when deciding which brands to buy from. Environmentally friendly packaging not only makes a positive difference to the impact that a business has on the natural world but will also help to strengthen bonds with consumers and demonstrate social responsibility. We all have a responsibility to make more environmentally friendly packaging choices – whether you’re a homebrewer or a national brand, the packaging you opt for really can make a difference.

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