As a cornerstone of the bio-based economy, our industry contributes to sustainable development that meets the requirements of modern packaging, conserves natural resources and protects the environment. By choosing paper sacks as packaging solutions for their dry bulk goods, producers and fillers are choosing the environmentally friendly option.
Natural, renewable and recyclable
The fibres used to produce sack kraft paper are 100% natural, renewable and biodegradable:
Sustainable management of forest areas is a central element of the value chain for paper sacks:
Role in climate change mitigation
Forests play a key role in the mitigation of carbon emissions:
Low carbon footprint of paper sacks
For more than 15 years, the kraft paper and paper sack industry has run studies to measure its environmental impact, providing the basis for continuous improvement.
The production of sack kraft paper and paper sacks uses a high degree of renewable energy sources and is mostly energy self-sufficient: