The U.S. Plastics Pact, part of the global network of national and regional pacts coordinated by the Ellen MacArthur Foundation, aims to unite stakeholders in efforts to enhance plastic reuse and recycling. Member companies, known as “activators,” pledged to achieve specific targets by 2025 and provide annual progress reports. With…

The food and beverage industry is under mounting pressure to adopt more sustainable packaging strategies. While consumers are highly concerned about the environmental impact of plastic waste, governments worldwide are implementing stricter regulations to reduce single-use plastics, such as Europe’s Packaging and Packaging Waste Regulation. As India’s trusted manufacturer of…
Headspace in rigid packaging

In today’s world, businesses are constantly seeking new ways to enhance their environmental sustainability practices and reduce their carbon footprint. One strategy gaining momentum is the optimisation of packaging design, specifically by reducing packaging headspace. What is packaging headspace? The empty space inside the packaging, not taken up by the…

On March 14, 2024, a majority of EU governments approved the final text of the Packaging and Packaging Waste Regulation (PPWR), overcoming objections from the European Commission’s trade directorate (DG Trade). The approved text includes a controversial, so-called “mirror clause” effectively banning imported recycled plastics unless they meet EU standards…

As a leading manufacturer of verified rPET packaging, AVI Global Plast has a strong interest in the ongoing global negotiations by the Intergovernmental Negotiating Committee (INC), aimed at establishing a legally binding treaty to combat plastic pollution. Following the conclusion of the third round of talks last month, now is…

PET is one of the most widely recycled plastics globally, with bottle-to-bottle recycling already an established circular system. However, thermoformed PET packaging, including clamshells, blister packs and food trays, still lacks adequate recycling infrastructure. Recycling these PET thermoforms is essential for transitioning to a truly circular economy, as worldwide obligations…

At AVI Global Plast, we are deeply committed to ushering in a more sustainable and eco-conscious future. Our company becoming ISCC PLUS-certified marks a significant milestone in this journey. We work towards providing our customers with rPET packaging solutions that not only cater to their specific needs but also align…

rPET packaging solutions

In a world where our oceans are facing an unprecedented crisis due to plastic pollution, taking immediate and sustainable action is no longer an option but a necessity. The statistics are alarming: every year, between 8 to 10 million tonnes of plastic find their way into our oceans, accounting for…

AVI Global Plast, India’s trusted manufacturer of recycled PET sheets and thermoformed packaging solutions, is pleased to announce that it has been accredited with ISCC PLUS, an international sustainability and carbon certification.

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