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.
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.
The global Thermal insulating packaging materials market is a growing market expected to reach 14,2 bn US dollars by 2020, with an annual 5,12% rate. By taking part through its subsidiary Thrace Pack, Thrace Group aims to contribute to the production of products with improved properties and to increase its market share in the food & beverages packaging sector.
The project is financed by the Regional Operational Programme in Eastern Macedonia and Thrace 2014-2020 - Action Enhancement of Investment in Research, Development and Innovation of the chemical - polymeric materials industry.
Thrace Group participates at the programme with the University of Patras and the Alexander Technological Educational Institute of Thessaloniki.
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.
- Jo Webb
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