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.
Ecotrophelia National Competition for eco-innovative food products with commercial potential was organized for the 6th consecutive year by the Federation of Hellenic Food Industries (SEVT). Its aim is to support Greek students that are invested in food science, creating also room for innovative ideas in the Food Industry to grow.
This year, the Nutrition & Dietetics Department of School of Food Technology & Nutrition, the Biotechnology Department of Agricultural University of Athens and School of Electrical and Computer Engineering of National Technical University of Athens have joined forces to develop Yomast, an innovative greek yogurt with 2% fat, lactose-free with mastic, which is rich in vitamin D, calcium and phosphorus. Yomast yoghurt, packed in yoghurt cups made by Thrace Pack, won second prize in the National Ecotrophelia Competition.
The award ceremony took place on the 27th of June 2017 in Aegli Zappiou.
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 Jul 2017
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