NORCROSS, Ga.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Preferred Packaging, a division of C-P Flexible Packaging, has expanded its GreenStream™ sustainable packaging portfolio with new molded pulp trays created from pure plant fibers. Designed for packaged meals, GreenStream™ plant fiber trays are freezer-safe, microwave-safe, and oven-safe. These plastic-free trays are additionally compostable and recyclable in municipalities with assortment programs. The new trays are being launched on the School Nutrition Association Annual National Conference in Orlando, Florida July 10-12, 2022.
Composed of plant fibers comparable to sugar cane husks and bamboo fibers, and manufactured responsibly with out producing wastewater, GreenStream™ pulp trays are designed to retain energy and supply a constructive client expertise. The engineered floor can also be sealable with proprietary Affirm™ lidding movies and options improved oil and water resistance. PFAS-free fiber formulations are additionally obtainable.
According to authorities stories there have been 56.7 million Okay through 12 college students in 2021 attending colleges within the United States. The want to offer meals for a big portion of those youngsters is growing.
“The addition of GreenStream™ plant fiber trays to our sustainable packaging portfolio strengthens our capabilities to offer revolutionary, environmentally accountable options to the ready meals market”, said Mike Hoffman, CEO of C-P Flexible Packaging. “At the School Nutrition Association Annual Conference, we’re excited to show a number of new improvements that enable colleges to do extra with much less impression on the surroundings, delivering high-quality meals, snacks, and desserts in protected and environment friendly codecs to the scholars who depend on them.”
Preferred Packaging additionally provides Affirm™ lidding movies to offer best-in-class seals for each GreenStream™ pulp trays and conventional plastic trays in addition to OmniSeal tray sealing gear designed to accommodate all volumes and budgets. Additional info on GreenStream™ pulp trays, Affirm™ lidding movies, or OmniSeal tray sealing gear might be discovered at www.prefpkg.com.
About Preferred Packaging
Preferred Packaging is a trusted producer of built-in packaging programs for ready meals, together with multilayer versatile movies, thermoformed containers, and tray sealing gear. The firm joined the C-P Flexible Packaging household in 2021, fueling extra development and enlargement. Preferred Packaging is the unique producer of Affirm™ lidding movies and OmniSeal guide or absolutely automated tray sealing gear. For extra info on Preferred Packaging’s protected and environment friendly options for packaging ready meals, go to www.prefpkg.com.
About C-P Flexible Packaging
Founded in 1958, C-P Flexible Packaging is among the prime versatile packaging producers within the U.S., supporting the expansion efforts of a few of the world’s main client packaged items firms. Headquartered in York, PA., C-P operates ten manufacturing crops throughout North America and employs over 1,000 folks. The firm brings collectively a full portfolio of versatile packaging codecs spanning HD printed rollstock, premade pouches, shrink sleeves, stretch sleeves, poly baggage, roll-fed labels, peel and reseal packaging, cold-seal movement wrap, compostable and recyclable versatile packaging. For extra info on C-P Flexible Packaging, go to www.cpflexpack.com.