Articles Tagged with ''sustainability''

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ConAgra announces sustainability achievements

The company announces the winners of its 2014 Sustainable Development Awards.
March 26, 2014
Collectively, entries conserved 820 million gallons of water, saved 7.8 million pounds of material and eliminated 10,500 tons of landfill waste.
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Tetra Pak makes progress on sustainability targets

More materials were sourced sustainably, and bio-based materials were introduced.
March 7, 2014

More materials were sourced sustainably, and bio-based materials were introduced.


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Don’t Call it a Comeback

Convenience, portion control and sustainability emerge again as major packaging trends.
February 26, 2014

FE discusses the latest packaging innovations with Jorge Izquierdo of PMMI.


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Processors still seeing green as a key manufacturing initiative

Sustainability remains one of the top 10 trends affecting plant operations, according to Food Engineering's state of food manufacturing report.
February 7, 2014
While FSMA requirements, staffing issues, increased productivity and constantly evolving consumer demands may be top of mind for many people reading this column, sustainability remains one of the top 10 trends affecting plant operations, according to Food Engineering’s most recent State of Food Manufacturing report.
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Carton packs perform best in environmental impact life-cycle assessment

They performed better than glass jars, metal cans, retortable pouches and plastic pots.
February 3, 2014
They performed better than glass jars, metal cans, retortable pouches and plastic pots.
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Biogas project to demonstrate model of sustainability

A renewable, clean energy source will be created from the raw nutrients of livestock waste.The project is projected to cost $100 million.
January 24, 2014
The project is projected to cost $100 million.
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European Commission study urges reduction of food waste for economic improvement

The study concludes that reducing EU food waste by 40% in 2020 will result in annual savings of € 123 per person.
January 16, 2014
The study concludes that reducing EU food waste by 40% in 2020 will result in annual savings of € 123 per person.
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McDonald's announces sustainable beef initiative

No standards for sustainable beef have been defined, but an organization has been established to do so.
January 14, 2014

The fast food giant will begin to source sustainable beef in 2016.


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Food Engineering's 2013 Top 20

Here are the 20 most popular articles on FoodEngineeringMag.com for 2013.
December 10, 2013

Here are the 20 most popular articles on FoodEngineeringMag.com for 2013.


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Benchmarking food waste in the manufacturing, retail and wholesale sectors

While the manufacturing sector creates more waste, it also diverts more of it from landfills.
September 25, 2013

Only 8.5 percent of the food waste generated in the US in 2011 went to landfills and incinerators.


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