Sustana Fiber’s VP of Operations Jim Schneider talks about using recycled fiber to achieve sustainability goals and the role leadership plays in this approach.
Packaging manufacturers and brand owners have many reasons to focus on environmental sustainability, from consumer demand to combating supply chain challenges. With this in mind, sustainable procurement must become standard, and incorporating recycled fiber into products is a good start.
Sustana Fiber actively supports its partners’ transition to incorporating a higher volume of recycled fiber into products. Jim Schneider advises producers to start small and become comfortable with packaging performance. He also discusses how top-down leadership and company values can achieve sustainability goals. Moreover, close collaboration provides greater access to advanced technology and capabilities. All things considered, achieving long-term sustainability goals can provide a few challenges but partnership is the key to success. Read the full article here.