Ocean Recovery Alliance

Sustainable Food Packaging

By Robert Grace

- Published on May 1, 2017 by UL Prospector


Tamsin Ettefagh, vice president of sales for Envision Plastics in Reidsville, N.C., explains that her firm’s EcoPrime is a recycled resin specifically manufactured for direct food contact that’s also sturdy enough to be recycled, again and again. “Our patented cleaning process is designed to eliminate contaminants from recycled food and beverage packaging, making our resin the first of its kind for the packaging of beverages, vitamins, medicines and personal-care products.”

Tamsin and Trish Hyde will be speaking at Plasticity California on May 9th in Anaheim, California, as part of ANTEC (Society of Plastics Engineers' annual event).

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