Thrace Group’s subsidiary, Thrace NG, has received the official certification for the Energy Management System. Constantly working towards improving its performance in a sustainable way and having its energy management procedures updated, the group was certified with the international ISO 50001:2011 standard, that certifies the efficient and sustainable use of energy for improved performance.
The awarded product is a single-use plastic cup with a special film as a sleeve, an addition that intended to turn an everyday item into an ideal tool for brand awareness. This new cup with a sleeve has multiple print capabilities, a distinctive aesthetic final effect and adds value to the final product, while at the same time complies with the international food safety regulations.
The plastic cup with a sleeve was nominated at "New Packaging Method - Usage of New Raw Material" category. The evaluation was carried out though the Jury’s online evaluation system and the awards were given based on the average score of each candidacy.
The Packaging Awards 2017 Ceremony was held on Tuesday 3rd October at 7 p.m. at Gazarte, Athens.
Thermpack programme relates to the “Development of innovative materials with improved thermal insulating properties for packaging applications” project and is co-financed by the European Union. Τhe programme’s objective is to contribute to the development of new packaging materials with improved thermal insulating properties, to be used as packaging solutions within the hot & cold, food and beverages industry.
Fully aligned with the European strategy for plastics and the transition to a more circular economy, Thrace Group is turning today’s challenges into opportunities ensuring sustainable competitive advantages in the sectors in which it operates. Within this context Thrace Group is increasing its investments in the research, design and manufacturing for light weight, recyclable packaging solutions and innovative technical fabrics.
Gold award for Thrace Group in the Environmental Awards 2018
Thrace Pack plant in Ioannina won the gold award during the 5th Environmental Awards ceremony, that was held on Tuesday 10th of July 2018, in Ariadne Estate. Thrace Group was one of the few companies that won a gold award for their environmentally-friendly performance and operations of their facilities.
- Elodie Burton
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- Created 04 Oct 2017
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