CEPI Eurokraft is the European Association for Producers of Sack Kraft Paper for the Paper Sack Industry and Kraft Paper for the Packaging Industry. It has nine member companies representing a volume of around 3,0 Million tons of virgin paper produced in ten countries.
Made from wood, paper bags and paper sacks are based on a natural and renewable resource, sourced from sustainable managed forests. Forests act as a carbon sink, mitigating carbon dioxide emissions. Well-managed forests provide a natural habitat for wildlife and further biodiversity. Paper is recyclable and compostable thus contributing to a circular economy.
Paris/Stockholm, 24 June 2021: More than 150 participants joined EUROSAC’s virtual Congress 2021 on 28 May 2021. Under the theme “Show commitment – take action!”, the delegates discussed recent developments in the paper sack and sack kraft paper industry and on EU...
Paris/Stockholm, 24 February 2021. The European kraft paper and paper sack industry has put further efforts into improving its carbon footprint. In only three years, between 2015 and 2018, the carbon intensity of a single paper sack was reduced by 8%. This is...
Stockholm/Paris, 9 December 2020. Sustainability is one of the most pressing concerns for consumers today. Their attitude towards the environment is increasingly reflected in their purchasing decisions. What do retailers and brands have to consider when responding to...
International Cement Review published an article on the lastest ESG carbon footprint impact analysis of the European paper sacks in its May 2021 edition. The European kraft paper and paper sack industry has put further efforts into improving its carbon footprint. The...
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News from CEPI
- Press release: New forest strategy misses the opportunity to maximise climate mitigation effect of the forest-based sector
- Press release: “Fit for 55” package is an incomplete toolbox for the industrial energy transition, cautions the paper industry
- European paper industry delivers on emission reduction and recycling commitments