Repak Recycling Award
Abco Kovex scooped this year’s Best Packaging Prevention Initiative Award. Also, this occurred despite fierce competition at the Repak Recycling Award 2013. Additionally, it took place in The Westin, Dublin.
Moreover, the award is to promote the optimisation of packaging. Hence, with the particular focus on the prevention of excess packaging entering the supply chain.
What helped us achieve this award?
Abco Kovex, a major supplier of packaging materials to the Irish market. In part, it won the award for its supply of Stratos stretch wrap. This revolutionary material is the thinnest gauge stretch wrap on the market. Throughout 2012, Stratos was responsible for helping to prevent over 200 tonnes of plastic entering the waste stream. Stratos, at only 11.4 microns thick the material is remarkably efficient. This film, when compared to conventional stretch wrap film, offering a 46% cost reduction and 67% material reduction.