NATIVIA®

A New Generation of Biodegradable Films - NATIVIA® is a range of Polylactic acid (PLA) films made from renewable resources. Manufactured by Taghleef Industries, the entire range is industrially-compostable and includes heat sealable transparent and solid white films for packaging and labelling applications in the food and non-food sectors. In 2017, Sustainability Consult conducted a Credibility Check to review NATIVIA®’s messaging.

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Epicerol®

Presenting Biobased Alternatives - Since September 2014, Sustainability Consult has been supporting Advanced Biochemical Thailand (ABT). ABT’s Epicerol® is an alternative to petro-based epichlorohydrin (ECH), a chemical used mainly in coatings and resins. From the start of our discussions, we were impressed by the company’s commitment to sustainability and have been working to raise the profile and commercial viability of Epicerol® as a more sustainable ECH.

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EUniVation

Higher Education And Innovation In Europe - The EUniVation project launched in 2014 to gather evidence on the impact of higher education systems on innovation capacity. The project went beyond traditional measures and developed new metrics to gauge how higher education systems boost the potential for innovation.

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Braskem

Producing Bio-based Plastic From Sugarcane - Braskem, the world’s leading biopolymer producer, manufactures I'm greenTM polyethylene (Green PE) from sugarcane ethanol. The company produces 200,000 tons of Green PE per year.

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IMACE

Spreading Sustainability In The Margarine Sector - As part of its work implementing ‘triple bottom line’ reporting in 2016, the European Margarine Association (IMACE) hired Sustainability Consult to produce Sustainability Guidelines and Best Practice Case Studies.

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