Many companies are re-evaluating efficiencies within their corporate structure.Whether it be the energy spent in manufacturing, or revising the current materials being used in an effort to become more eco-friendly.Consumers have made it clear that green practices often play a part in their decision to invest with a simple purchase or in a larger way. Even the Dow Jones rates companies on their eco-friendliness.
Creating a sustainability program within your company is easily done when guided by professionals who are able to critique your current packaging structure and make recommendations based on current protocols, while leveraging many years of experience in the area of packaging optimization incorporating sustainable precepts simultaneously.
This is what good packaging engineers do. We are asked to help develop industry standards and protocols because no one has more experience in this area than we do. President, Larry Dull has co-authored a newly released document on Industry Standard Guidelines for Responsible Packaging.