It may seem odd for the world’s largest bottled water company to spearhead a zero water initiative, but Tim Brown, President & CEO of Nestlé Waters North America (Stamford, CT) doesn’t see it that way. By virtue of its position in the bottled water pyramid, Nestlé has a keen awareness of the need for water conservation, and it wants to set an example that other industrial facilities can follow.
Calling it a “visual salute to their solid, steadfast origins as a biotechnology company committed to sustainability”, MHG has announced a return to its founding name and logo. The company will henceforth do business as Danimer Scientific.
The purchase of Medron expands the contract manufacturing capabilities of Flexan for the medical device industry through a combination of elastomer component molding, device design, secondary operations and diversified global manufacturing locations.
As the process of economic liberalization takes off, India is emerging as a land of opportunity. The plastics industry in India is growing at an incredible pace – and Granula, a masterbatch company from Switzerland, plans to be a part of it.
One of the main messages to come out of the European Bioplastics Conference earlier this week was the need for better communication. Another was the need for action. Time to get serious about actually levelling the playing field to enable bioplastics to enter the mainstream.
AEA Investors LP (New York, NY) announced that it has acquired TricorBraun Holdings Inc. (St. Louis, MO), one of the largest distributors of glass and plastic rigid packaging in North America, from CHS Capital (Chicago).