Minimizing Product Impacts

We value the relationships we have with our local communities. From small rural communities to large metropolitan areas, we are dedicated to having a positive impact within communities across the globe.

Customer Goals Help Us Achieve Our Product Impacts

Whether working towards next year or 2050, the goals our customers set ultimately help us achieve our sustainability goals. All of our innovation is customer linked, paired to bring benefits to our customers and to Berry. By working together, we innovate to minimize our product impacts.

Circular Solutions Index

There is always more than one path to achieving a sustainability goal. Our sustainability experts help our customers achieve their sustainability goals through a multi-faceted approach, evaluating critical performance factors along the way. Our engineers and scientists can help develop a product to meet your sustainability goals with recycled content, reduced carbon footprint, reuse, renewable material, and improved recyclability.

Recycled Content

Plastic bottles made from recycled plastic - Berry Global

100% PCR Bottle & Closure

Aligned with its sustainability goals, Koa collaborated with Berry to introduce a new Body Cleanser and Body Moisturizer bottle made from 100% post-consumer recycled plastic

Empress Light Jar

The availability of colored PCR plastic for the production of our popular Empress Light jar allows for bold colors for brand-enhancing packaging with recycled content.

Plaswood Rainforest Project

In contribution to rainforest reforestation, conservation teams accessed remote areas with durable and responsible Plaswood lumber made from recycled plastic.

PCR Ambiente Deo 2000

As experts in incorporating circular resins into our products, this oval deodorant stick contains 95% colored PCR while maintaining product performance.

25% PCR Closures & Jars

Utilizing curbside-collected materials, we offer the largest comprehensive stock portfolio of 25% PCR non-food black caps, closures, and jars.

Reducing Carbon Footprint

Conagra’s Swiss Miss Container & Lid

Conagra realized a 15% carbon footprint reduction associated with manufacturing and transportation when optimizing their hot cocoa packaging for a space efficient non-round, recyclable option.

Spice World Closure

Leading spice brand, Spice World, benefits from our lightweight Next Gen wide mouth closures, saving 7,275 pounds of virgin resin for every 1 million closures.

Tub Weight Reduction

Our decades of light-weighting expertise helped Arla Foods reduce overall package weight by 9% and decreased their carbon footprint.

Biomaterial

NIVEA Jar

Launched with customer Beiersdorf, we introduced the personal care jar made from certified, renewable polypropylene.

Reuse / Refill

Infinity Quartz Range

Fully customizable the Infinity Quartz range allows customers to choose from a selection of materials, including PCR. The jars can even be refillable or reusable.

Improved Recyclability

Detectable Black Packaging

Designed for recyclability, our detectable carbon black free master batch means black packaging otherwise missed by optic sorting can be identified alongside other colors in sorting systems.

PE Tubes

Recognized by the Association of Plastic Recyclers (APR) as meeting and exceeding APR’s HDPE-01 Critical Guidance, polyethylene squeezable tubes are being designed for increased recyclability.

SuperLock Pot

Designed for recyclability, we applied our expertise to create a fully recyclable polypropylene package able to withstand high pressure processing (HPP) to help extend the shelf life of food.

Tethered Closures

In compliance with EU single use plastic legislation, our tethered closures are designed for recyclability, ensuring the package stays together upon recycling.

X-Enviro Laminate

Yielded by our expertise in material science, X-Enviro laminate is a recyclable 100% PE laminated film, providing a remarkable look and feel due to the film’s high gloss.

How We Perform

For us, sustainability moves beyond care for our environment, and encompasses care for our employees, as well as care for our communities. It means being a good partner and a corporate steward, focused on leaving the world better than how we found it.

We invite you to learn more about our commitment to sustainability which is greatly expanded upon in our Impact Report, UNSDG Alignment Report, GRI Index, and Sustainability section.

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