The Netherlands: DMS Niaga, a subsidiary of nutrition major Royal DSM, is linking up with sustainable construction materials expert ECOR for a project focusing on the development of fully-recyclable alternatives to particleboard, MDF and other panel products used in building/construction, furniture, interior decoration and displays. ‘Looking at the piles of waste generated by the interior and

Royal DSM, a global science-based company active in health, nutrition and materials, today announces that DSM-Niaga and ECOR start a research collaboration. The collaboration will focus on developing fully recyclable and healthier alternatives for particleboard, MDF and other panel materials which can be used in industries such as building & construction, furniture, interior decoration and displays. ECOR offers technology

ECOR was included in Kingfisher’s Sustainable Home Product Guidelines, on p. 38  in Appendix 5: Recycled content, as a sustainable alternative to particleboard.

By Georg Mueller-Hof Vice President Marketing at Avery Dennison Label and Packaging Materials There’s been a lot of talk over the years about sustainability in the business world, and especially in our business, the pressure-sensitive label industry. It’s one thing to talk about sustainability, to want sustainability, and to encourage it.  It’s another to make

There are lots of businesses making claims about being sustainable these days and the current trend is to go all out and make a big bold statement about how circular your business is – Ikea, P&G, Unilever, to name a few in 2017 already. At Bioregional, we are always looking for ways to support and

There are lots of businesses making claims about being sustainable these days and the current trend is to go all out and make a big bold claim about how circular your business is – Ikea, P&G, Unilever to name a few in 2017 already. In my blog six simple features of circular business models explained, I explored how businesses were starting to

RETHINKING MATERIALS FOR A CIRCULAR ECONOMY SEB EGERTON-READ · OCTOBER 21, 2015 In the 21st century, product and material choices hold greater importance than ever before. There is an informed and growing awareness of the problems faced by a finite supply of resources, including wood, metals and petroleum-based plastics. Furthermore, significant health concerns are being

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Learn more about ECOR at this year’s Sustainable Brands Conference at Paradise Point Resort & Spa in San Diego [/vc_column_text][vc_column_text]Sustainable Brands is home for the global community of business innovators who are shaping the future of commerce world wide. Since 2006, they have been working to inspire, engage and equip today’s business and brand leaders to prosper for

Lucky Buddha Beer Goes Green with Sustainable Displays in Walmart Sustainable Point-of-Purchase Displays made with ECOR advance Walmart’s collaborations with vendors to encourage sustainable practices and products Tuesday, February 10, 2015, Carlsbad, CA – In April 2014, Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.’s president and CEO Doug McMillon invited top executives fro m major suppliers to the company’s