Sharpak now offering in the U.K. fruit, vegetable packaging made with c-low -- a blend of natural mineral additives with recyclate and virgin PP

SOMERSET, England , November 22, 2011 (press release) – Sharpak Aylesham and its sister company in Italy, Nespak, are committed to caring for the environment. Their environmental aims have always been to achieve a more sustainable use of resources over the entire lifecycle of their packaging, reduce weight, increase recycling and the recycled content of the packaging.

Following the success of mushroom punnets in c-LOW Sharpak Aylesham is now offering fruit and vegetable packaging including stone and top fruit inserts in the carbon low material to its UK customers - a blend of natural mineral additives with recyclate and virgin PP. c-LOW represents the lowest carbon packaging available in today's market.

c-LOW is part of a large investment in a programme of materials research working towards the lowest carbon footprint, zero landfill and 100% recycling

c-LOW material represents a significant reduction in plastic content over virgin PP

c-LOW was developed and tested at Nespak and Sharpak Yate's research facilities

c-LOW is one of the lowest carbon footprint punnets available

c-LOW is blended from a natural mineral additive and recycled material

c-LOW is soft-to-touch with a non-plastic appearance

c-LOW is a revolutionary new material design - a clear breakthrough in innovation and materials technology

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