Self-Adhesive Label Industry Announces Consortium to Promote Global Recycling: “CELAB: Toward a Circular Economy for Labels”

October 26, 2020 – With a shared goal of creating a sustainable self-adhesive labeling industry, more than 30 companies from around the world today announced the creation of a new Consortium, CELAB: Toward a Circular Economy for Labels. CELAB (Circular Economy for Labels) is an industry initiative, founded by companies in the self-adhesive label industry to create greater circularity…

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Changing of the guards at CELAB Europe Data Mining workstream

Aleš Krmela, Delfort´s global sales and marketing director for release base paper (right), has taken over the Chair of CELAB Europe’s Data Mining workstream from Wilhelm Münninger, who is retiring as Technical Director at Mondi Release Liner. Willi Münninger has served the release liner industry for more than 30 years in different positions at Mondi,…

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CELAB Europe wins Paper Recycling award

The Hague, The Netherlands – 30 June 2022. CELAB is pleased to announce that CELAB Europe has won the 2022 European Paper Recycling Award in the Information and Education category. The award was presented on the occasion of the Paper Packaging Day event, held on 29 June in the Renaissance Hotel in Brussels. The award…

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Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries (ISRI) approves Changes to the Guidelines for Paper Stock

Contacts:                     Linnea Keen, PresidentTLMITel: (828) [email protected] Jennifer DochstaderLPC, Inc.Tel: (512) [email protected] April 27, 2022 (Milford, OH): TLMI announces that the Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries (ISRI) Board of Directors approved the addition of a specialty grade to the guidelines for paper stock contained in the ISRI Scrap Specifications Circular at…

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CELAB-Europe Announces the Release of an Interactive Map on Their Website

CELAB-Europe announced the release of an interactive map on their website today which is going to list collectors and recyclers of used liner and matrix materials that are a part of the production of labels used on packaging. The launch of the interactive map is the result of the collaboration of label industry members in a joint effort…

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CELAB Publishes New White Paper: “Film Based Silicone Release Liners from Labels Can & Should Be Recycled”

June 11, 2021 – CELAB (Circular Economy for Labels), a consortium representing companies throughout the self-adhesive label supply chain, today published a new white paper on challenges and opportunities facing the global recycling of film based silicone liners, a type of layer from which a label is peeled away. The analysis covers the impact of…

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CELAB Elects Executive Board to Lead North American Branch

Coalition Dedicated to Creating a More Sustainable Pressure Sensitive Label IndustryMarch 22, 2021 – CELAB (Circular Economy for Labels), a global consortium of companies in the self-adhesive label industry, today announced members of its North America Branch (CELAB North America) Executive Board elected by the membership. Formed last year, CELAB is working to create a…

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