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Aldi Becomes First Supermarket Chain To Participate In UK Aluminium Coffee Pod Recycling Program

Aldi Becomes First Supermarket Chain To Participate In UK Aluminium Coffee Pod Recycling Program

UK supermarket chain Aldi announced this week that it will become the first supermarket to participate in the Podback aluminium coffee pod recycling program. Aldi will deploy its own-label pods into the Podback program, which is a first for the industry. The...


Nespresso Calls Upon Competitors To Join In Aluminium Coffee Capsule Recycling Plan

Swiss coffee company Nestlé Nespresso S.A. called upon its competitors in the portioned-coffee market to team up with it in developing a worldwide recycling program for aluminium coffee capsules. At the annual convergence of the Nespresso Sustainability Advisory Board (NSAB) in Geneva, the firm issued the invitation to establish such a global standard, with hopes […]

Nespresso Invests US$1.2 Million In NYC Aluminium Recycling Technology

Swiss coffee company Nestlé Nespresso S.A., in conjunction with the New York City Department of Sanitation (DSNY), and Sims Municipal Recycling (SMR) said yesterday that the firm has pledged to contribute US$1.2 million to the city’s efforts at collecting, sorting, and recycling aluminium coffee capsules as well as general discarded aluminium. Per the press release, […]

Rio Tinto To Supply Nespresso With Solely ASI Certified Aluminium By 2020

Swiss coffee company Nestlé Nespresso S.A. and Anglo-Australian mining giant Rio Tinto Group announced earlier today a compact to collaborate on producing Nespresso packets made from Aluminium Stewardship Initiative (ASI) Certified Aluminium. Per the agreement, Nespresso and Rio Tinto expect to produce packets from 100 percent sustainable aluminium within the next two years, offering consumers […]

New Aluminium Certification Program Offered by ASI

Global standards and certification organization The Aluminium Stewardship Initiative (ASI) announced on Friday the launch of a brand-new Certification program for the end-to-end global aluminium production chain. Per the organization, the newly-debuted program will focus upon responsible production, sourcing, and stewardship. The ASI says that the new certification program will cover the entire production process, […]

Ball Corporation Debuts Three New Aluminium Beverage Can Sizes

Recognizing new trends in beverage packaging, American packaging firm Ball Corporation is debuting three new can sizes to its slate of beverage package offerings. The three new sizes, namely 25 Cl Sleek, 45 Cl Super Sleek, and 90 Cl King, will make their world debut at drinktec 2017 this week. However, both the 90 Cl […]