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Protecting the environment while delivering on consumer preferences

50% of respondents to the latest Tetra Pak Index said environmental issues are a key global concern. And half of respondents now believe that “every choice I make in my daily life affects the environment”. Renewable straws, caps and protective materials can meet their needs.

Plant-based materials are renewable where responsibly sourced. To support responsible sourcing practices, we work with third party certification standards such as Forest Stewardship CouncilTM2, Bonsucro (www.bonsucro.com) and RSB (Roundtable on Sustainable Biomaterials). These strategic partnerships help us to conserve and restore biodiversity, mitigate and adapt to climate change, contribute to global water resilience, and restore nature.  

100% of the paperboard and plant-based polymers in our carton packages comes from controlled or certified sources – and our plant-based portfolio, comprising plant-based straws, caps and protective materials, is increasing every year. In 2021, we sold 17.6 billion plant-based packages, resulting in 96 kilotonnes of CO2 saved compared to the CO2 that would have been emitted using fossil-based plastic.

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Certified recycled polymers

Certified recycled polymers used in the caps, tops and coatings of some of our carton packages help support circularity by reusing plastic that might have ended up in a landfill.

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Drive efficiencies in your dairy production process

Reduce water and energy consumption compared to a traditional dairy processing line with our UHT 2.0 Heating Portfolio using OneStep technology.

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Reduce water use in your operations

The Tetra Pak® Water Filtering Station (WFS) reduces water consumption by up to 95% in filling lines compared to a packaging line that does not use WFS.

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Tetra Pak® Processing Solutions to increase efficiency

Cut water and energy use from your food production, reduce loss and waste, and improve the performance of your equipment.

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Tetra Pak® Services for improved performance

Mitigate the environmental impact and costs of your operations and identify ways to save water, CO2 and waste across your operations.

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Tetra Pak® Packaging solutions designed towards recycling

Reduce the carbon footprint of your carton packages and cater to consumer preferences with our portfolio of sustainable and responsibly sourced plant-based carton packages.