NEWS

May 2012

Publication of the CNE document called “Eco-design and packaging: methodological guidebook”

The main task of the CNE (French Packaging Council) is to work out and spread best practices in terms of design, prevention and reduced environmental impact […]
May 2012

Focus on a preventive action case in 2012

The main task of the “Conseil National de l’Emballage” (the French Packaging Council) is to design and spread best prevention practices with its partners. It encourages […]
May 2012

Interview of Véronique SESTRIERES

The 40th edition of the “Salon International EMBALLAGE” will take place in Paris in November 2012. The exhibition is a real international showcase for the packaging […]
May 2012

Interview of Michel FONTAINE

www.emballageweb.com Increasing attendance at the “Salon EMBALLAGE 2012”, expanded contacts with international packaging associations, in addition to the “Eco-design methodological guidebook” due out in April, etc. […]
Dec 2011

Focus on two preventive action cases in 2011

As part of its initiatives for sustainable development, the international association for soap, detergent and maintenance products (AISE in the French abbreviation) encouraged its members to […]
Dec 2011

Position Paper « Environmental Claims on Products Packaging »

In France, the Grenelle laws led to the desire of informing the consumer about the environmental impact of products. In July 1st of 2011, 168 volunteer […]
Dec 2011

The fight against waste as a national cause – The key role of packaging

Annie Soyeux is a project manager for Food, Health and Sanitary Risks at the Centre for Studies and Outlook at the French Ministry of Agriculture (MAAPRAT […]
Dec 2011

Interview of Bruno Garnier, Carrefour Group

Bruno Garnier, executive ot the Carrefour Group, is an expert in sustainable packaging. He tells us about the fundamental responsibility of the entrepreneur in environmental issues […]
Jul 2011

Environmental labelling in focus

Starting on… July 1st, 2011 The article 228 of the Grenelle II Act (see December 2010 CNE’s newsletter) states that “starting on July 1st 2011 and […]
Jul 2011

Interview with Michel FONTAINE

Today, citizens and consumers are highly concerned about health issues. So when consumer associations, echoed by the media, started wondering about the toxicity of some packaging […]