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Month: March 2013

Making Stand-Up Pouches more Sustainable

Making Stand-Up Pouches more Sustainable

Stand up pouches are a great packaging format. They are functional, utilitarian and their light weight gives a fantastic product-to-package ratio, making it one of the more environmentally friendly options for packaging. John C. asked, “I’m wondering why stand up pouches, which seem to have so much potential as an environmentally friendly alternative to traditional packaging, aren’t able to be made from recycled material and aren’t themselves able to be recycled or composted.”