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KINGSEY FALLS, QC, Sept. 17, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ – Cascades is proud to announce the establish of UltratillTM, our most recent invention in the newfangled generation of mushroom containers boasting a lighter environmental footprint. available to mushroom growers and packers across North America, UltratillTM is made of low-density PETE ( LDPETE ) [ 1 ] that contains 80 % recycle post-consumer corporeal .
Lighter than comparable containers normally found on the market, UltratillTM provides enhance environmental operation, demonstrating a 62 % decrease in the CO2 emissions produced during its life hertz compared to traditional mushroom containers made of HIPS [ 2 ]. Although lighter, UltratillTM is a container that in full corresponds to user expectations because of its strength and appearance. At your grocer ‘s, mushrooms packaged using an UltratillTM tray can easily be identified by the Cascades logo under the container.

“ Developing a container made with LDPETE, which is light and includes recycle substantial, is validation of Cascades ‘ leadership placement when it comes to caring for the environment, innovating and paying attention to our clients ‘ concerns regarding the economic and environmental viability of our products, ” stated Mr. Luc Langevin, President and Chief Operating Officer of Cascades Specialty Products Group. “ We are proud to offer UltratillTM, an innovative mushroom container that allows our clients to reduce their environmental footprint. ”
This new UltratillTM credit line is the solution of Cascades ‘ investing in improved manufacture processes that command less raw materials, consequently diminishing the environmental footprint of the end merchandise throughout its life cycle. The use of recycle material is another major factor in UltratillTM ‘s bang-up environmental performance. PETE, more normally referred to as phone number 1 fictile, is recycled across Canada and primarily used in the output of single use urine bottles .
Over and above its environmental advantages, UltratillTM ‘s inferior weight can lead to lower costs with obedience to the assorted stewardship programs for municipal solid waste recovery and process services .
UltratillTM is presently available in three sizes. diverse other formats will become available over the future 12 months.

To find out more about UltratillTM, inflict www.cascades.com/en/ultratill .
Founded in 1964, Cascades produces, converts and markets packaging and tissue products that are composed mainly of recycled fibres. The Company employs more than 12,000 employees, who work in over 100 production units located in North America and Europe. With its management philosophy, half a century of experience in recycling, and continuous efforts in research and development as driving forces, Cascades continues to deliver the innovative products that customers have come to rely on. Cascades’ shares trade on the Toronto Stock Exchange, under the ticker symbol CAS .
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[ 1 ] Recycled low-density polyethylene terephtalate
[ 2 ] High-impact polystyrene
SOURCE Cascades Inc.

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