Huhtamaki introduces Future Smart; paper cup with renewable bio-based coating
(Finland, October 17, 2016) Huhtamaki introduces its first 100% renewable paper cup solution for hot and cold beverages, ice cream and takeout food.
Future SmartTM is 100% renewable paper cup made entirely from plant based materials. The new cup uses paperboard from PEFC certified sustainably managed forests and a newly developed plant-based polyethylene as a moisture barrier coating.
“Huhtamaki Future SmartTM paper cup solution is a giant leap forward in substituting fossil oil based plastics in packaging with a fully renewable and cost economical next generation plant-based material”, says Richard Skidmore, Vice President of Innovation at Huhtamaki Foodservice Europe-Asia-Oceania business segment.
Fully renewable Future SmartTM solution is the perfect business reason to renew your beverage and food packaging. Join us in pioneering and innovating a new sustainable future. (Source: press release)