Posted on :Wednesday , 22nd September 2021
The hunt for a brand owner partner, which partners Dow and Mr Green Africa think would finish the loop by enabling the use of recyclable flexible packaging in real applications, has begun in the second phase of a collaboration formed to remove inequities in recycling infrastructure in Kenya.
The alliance, which was officially established in November 2019 in Nairobi, Kenya dur. . .
Posted on :Wednesday , 28th July 2021
Nairobi â€” Coca-Cola Kenya has launched a new appearance for Sprite, the country's most popular soft drink.
(polyethylene terephthalate) plastic container, marking a historic departure from the green-colored plastic bottle that has served as the brand's identity since its inception in 1960.
This change means that more Sprite bottles can be. . .
Posted on :Wednesday , 30th June 2021
The Kenya Bureau of Standards (KEBS) has accepted new guidelines for Kraft paper production.
The guidelines detail the sample and testing criteria for Kraft paper used in the packaging of fatty, oily foods as well as dry foods like sugar and flour, as well as bread bags, shopping bags, wrappings, and laminates.
â€œKraft paper is suggested f. . .
Posted on :Thursday , 27th May 2021
The 'Flipflopi vessel' is the world's first recycled plastic ship.
It will set sail on Lake Victoria in Kenya to launch a plastic pollution awareness campaign.
During the journey, the boat, which is made entirely of recycled plastic, will go through three East African countries with the help of the UN Environment Programme's (UNEP) clean seas programme. . .
Posted on :Friday , 23rd April 2021
Apple unveiled the Restore Fund, a first-of-its-kind carbon removal programme that will invest in forestry projects to extract carbon from the environment while also providing a financial return to investors. Apple's $200 million fund, which was launched in collaboration with American non-profit Conservation International and multi-national investment firm Goldman Sachs, aims to remove at least. . .