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Factsheets

  • Beverage Carton Recycling in Europe

    Published on 26 October 2017
    All the materials used to make beverage cartons are fully recyclable. Beverage carton recycling has grown steadily in Europe over the last 20 years.
  • Infographic: Beverage Cartons contribute to a Circular Economy

    Published on 12 September 2017
    Beverage Cartons contribute to a Circular Economy by encouraging responsible sourcing, promoting renewable materials and supporting recycling.
  • Water Management of ACE paperboard producers

    Published on 17 February 2014

      Freshwater is becoming scarcer and its uneven distribution will increase. Therefore, the value of water as a precious resource is becoming increasingly apparent with a growing population and demand worldwide. ...

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  • Fully Recyclable & Recycled

    Published on 21 June 2013
    All of the materials used in the manufacture of beverage cartons are fully recyclable, reducing raw material use and carbon emissions.
  • A low carbon packaging choice

    Published on 21 June 2013
    Beverage cartons are in a strong position to help retailers and their supply chains reduce their carbon footprint. Of the numerous Life Cycle Assessments (LCAs) undertaken by the industry as well as by leading environmental research institutes, most show that the carton has the lowest carbon footprint in its core categories of milk and juice, compared to alternative packaging types.
  • Using a Natural Renewable Resource

    Published on 21 June 2013
    ACE member companies are committed to sourcing their main raw material, wood fibre, from responsibly managed forests. This ensures the forests remain a renewable resource for generations to come.