Pact Wins both Sustainable Design and Beverage Categories in Australasia’s Peak Packaging Awards
PUBLISHED: 01 May
New Zealand’s Lewis Road Dairy’s post-consumer sourced 100% recycled plastic polyethylene terephthalate (rPET) milk bottle range won both the Sustainable Packaging Design and Beverage Awards. An Australasian first in its category, Lewis Road’s rPET bottle range equates to approximately 340 tonnes of plastic that has been reused and diverted from landfill and, contributes to forging a circular economy by including more recycled content in
Pact Group named as a Finalist in the 2019 Victorian Manufacturing Hall of Fame Awards
PUBLISHED: 30 April
The awards celebrate innovative and visionary businesses working to keep Victoria’s manufacturing industry strong. The theme for the 2019 Manufacturing Hall of Fame is Industrial Evolution – highlighting the resilience of Victorian manufacturing and the people who drive the industry, supporting hundreds of thousands of jobs. Viscount Rotational Mouldings (VRM) was nominated for developing rotationally moulded plastic (RMP) noise wa
Pact Group Announced as a Finalist in 2019 PIDAs
PUBLISHED: 08 April
The Australasian Packaging Innovation & Design Awards (PIDA) recognise companies and individuals making a significant difference in their field across Australia and New Zealand. The PIDA’s, which are coordinated by the Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) and Packaging New Zealand, are the exclusive feeder program for the prestigious 2020 WorldStar Packaging Awards. Pact has been named as a finalist in the following three cat
Pact Group to manufacture laundry liquid bottle from rHDPE for Earthwise
PUBLISHED: 13 September
Starting with 1 litre laundry liquid bottles, 75% of each bottle will be made from plastic sourced from recycled milk, juice and water bottles. The new bottles will be manufactured in New Zealand by Pact subsidiary Alto and will be available on shelf from October 2018.
Pact Group launch 100% rPET Haircare Bottles for Essano
PUBLISHED: 04 September
Pact group is proud to announce the launch of a new 300ml shampoo and conditioner bottle made from 100% recycled plastic.
Pact Group launch first rPET bottles for a milk producer in New Zealand
PUBLISHED: 01 August
Pact Group subsidiary Alto Packaging has announced the launch of the new 750ml and 1.5litre milk bottles made from 100% recycled plastic polyethylene terephthalate (rPET) for Lewis Road.
Pact Group named as one of Australasia’s Most Innovative Companies for the Sixth Consecutive Year
PUBLISHED: 31 July
Today, Pact Group was honoured to be recognised as one of Australasia’s Most Innovative Companies. The prestigious annual list, published by The Australian Financial Review, is based on a rigorous assessment process managed by Australia’s leading innovation consultancy, Inventium, in conjunction with a panel of industry expert judges.
Pact‘s RMP Cladding Panels used for Sky Rail Project
PUBLISHED: 20 June
Pact Group is supplying Rotationally Moulded polyethylene (RMP) cladding panels to Sky Rail – one of the Victorian Government’s major urban infrastructure initiatives. Sky Rail is a $1.6 billion project that will see nine level crossings removed on the Cranbourne-Pakenham line between Caulfield and Dandenong and replaced with an elevated rail line.
Pact Group's Sustainability Brand receive Government funding for innovative recycling solution
PUBLISHED: 25 May
The process of recycling challenging plastics such as silage wrap is innovative and hasn’t previously been done in New Zealand. Historically the material was deemed too contaminated by the local recycling industry and the materials were forced offshore to be recycled.