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How Omni™ Xtra+ Can Drive More Recycling of Cling Films
Convenience foods have been a major standout in the food industry for many years, as they provide busy consumers with fast and easy meals requiring little to no preparation. According to an insights study published by Statista, the market shows little sign of abating, with an expected annual growth rate of 6.76%.The continuing development of packaging solutions, such as film overwrap trays, has played a role in driving market growth by allowing the grouping of foods traditionally sold loose and providing the necessary protection for on-shelf presentation.
New Silotite® Film Uses Recycled Content for Improved Environmental Credentials
Berry Global’s leading balewrap brand, Silotite®, has added a new film made with 25% post-consumer recycled plastic (PCR) to its B Circular Range of agricultural films. SilotitePro1800 Sustane incorporates PCR into a high-performance product to deliver a quality silage film with an improved environmental profile.
Berry's Five Pillar Approach Delivers Sustainable Agricultural Films that Remain Fit for Purpose
The agricultural sector wants to embrace more sustainable silage baling solutions while also maintaining functionality and application efficiencies. Berry Global is helping to achieve this ideal fusion with Silotite® balewrap film, part of the company’s B Circular range.
Berry Recognized by RIGK for Success in Driving Agricultural Films Recycling
Berry Global’s agricultural division has been recognised for its ongoing commitment to the recycling of used silage films in Europe. Through the company’s participation in Environmental Recycling and Disposal Enterprises (ERDE), the nationwide recovery and recycling system for crop plastics in Germany, the successful collection and recycling of agricultural plastics last year resulted in a carbon emissions reduction of 42,748 tons. In total, 38,476 tons of agricultural plastics were collected in 2022, an increase of almost 18 percent on the previous year.