• Coca-Cola Hungary decreases PET bottle weight by another 4 percent

    Coca-Cola Hungary decreases PET bottle weight by another 4 percent

    After a 4-percent bottle weight reduction in 2018, plastic will be further reduced by 4 percent in production in 2020 by Coca-Cola Hungary. As a result of an investment of HUF 100 million the company will use 600 tonnes less plastic annually corresponding to the weight of 24 million PET bottles. The bottles produced by...
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  • This year Tungsram Group has received the CSR Hungary – Hungarian Corporate Social Responsibility Award in two categories

    This year Tungsram Group has received the CSR Hungary – Hungarian Corporate Social Responsibility Award in two categories

    As a result of the 3-level assessment process Tungsram has won in the “Common affairs,common responsibility” category for it’s  Future Talents training program as well as in the “Soul of CSR-Internal CSR solutions” category awarded for  Volunteer programs and Fittungsram employee health-program. Joerg Bauer the President&CEO of Tungsram has thanked the participants of the programs...
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  • Coca‑Cola HBC again named Europe’s most sustainable beverage company

    Coca‑Cola HBC again named Europe’s most sustainable beverage company

    The 2019 Dow Jones Sustainability Index – a leading global benchmark for sustainability in business – has rated Coca‑Cola HBC Europe’s most sustainable beverage company. This is the 6th time in 7 years that the company has been ranked number 1 in the index and the 9th year in a row that it has been...
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  • Syngenta commits $2 billion and sets new targets for innovation to tackle climate change

    Syngenta commits $2 billion and sets new targets for innovation to tackle climate change

    Syngenta dedicates $2 billion over five years to innovation specifically targeted at delivering a step change in agricultural sustainability CEO Erik Fyrwald announced the market launch of two technological breakthroughs a year at the Sustainability Summit in New York Syngenta will reduce the carbon intensity of the company’s operations by 50 percent by 2030, to...
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  • Dove moves to 100% recycled plastic bottles

    Dove moves to 100% recycled plastic bottles

    To be part of the solution in creating a circular plastics economy, one where plastics are reused and recycled, Dove is accelerating and expanding its actions with renewed force, Dove is making some significant changes to packaging and products. Here’s how. No plastic: According to the plan single packs of Dove’s iconic beauty bar will...
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  • Nestlé Recycling Guide

    Nestlé Recycling Guide

    An average consumer in the European Union generates 4.8 tonnes of waste every year, most of which is plastic packaging. Therefore, the ambition of the EU is to have 65% of all packaging waste recycled by 2025 and at least 25% of plastic bottles made of recycled input materials. But what can an average person...
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  • Carbon neutral Christmas

    Carbon neutral Christmas

    In december 2018 ALTEO decided to neutralize the carbon footprint of the Christmas event by planting as many trees as it can to absorb the carbon footprint of the event. Last year it meant 28 trees, which was the equivalent amunt of neutralizing 3.18 tonnes of carbon from food, travel, publications, organization and on-site energy...
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  • Green commute to the airport: together towards sustainable airports

    Green commute to the airport: together towards sustainable airports

    What can we do to reduce the carbon dioxide emissions of commuting to the airport? What are the alternative, sustainable ways of doing that? How can the ecological footprint of a passenger or airport staff member be reduced? These were among the questions requiring complex solutions that Budapest Airport sought to answer, with the help...
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  • Supporting future generations

    Supporting future generations

    ALTEO is dedicated to be environmentally and socially responsible while being financially profitable. That is why the company decided to break the tradition of giving Christmas presents to business partners this year. In order to thank its partners for a year-long, valuable and fruitful collaboration ALTEO decided to support an important initiative instead: UNICEF Hungary’s...
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  • ALTEO - Impact investment

    ALTEO – Impact investment

    As a representative of impact investment, throughout its operations, ALTEO is constantly seeking solutions that can respond to the challenges of energy supply in not ony a financially profitable way, but also socially and environmentally sustainable way. The company has recently developed its 2020-2024 strategy to expand its current business activities and rethink its focus...
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  • Bay Zoltán Research Institute at the European Waste Reduction Week

    Bay Zoltán Research Institute at the European Waste Reduction Week

    Circular economy is a flagship in the European Union: it appears in ecological and economical discussions and becomes more and more important in the research – development – innovation activities as well. One of the most important actors of the subject in Hungary is the Bay Zoltán Nonprofit Ltd. for Applied Research. There are several...
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  • The Coca‑Cola System introduces innovative KeelClip™ packaging technology on multipack cans in Europe: a first for the NARTD industry

    The Coca‑Cola System introduces innovative KeelClip™ packaging technology on multipack cans in Europe: a first for the NARTD industry

    The Coca‑Cola System introduces innovative KeelClip™ packaging technology on multipack cans in Europe: a first for the NARTD industry     KeelClip™ to initially roll out in Ireland, the Netherlands and Poland early next year Minimalist recyclable paperboard “topper” replaces plastic shrink film Move supports Coca‑Cola’s global goals to work towards a World Without Waste,...
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