Packaging in Instapack® polyurethane foam

Sealed Air S.r.l. / Packaging in Instapack® polyurethane foam / 2013

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Reseach and technological innovation by Sealed Air in the Instapak® foam packaging sector resulted in a significant reduction of weight and volume of packages in polyurethane foam. The intervention reduced the weight of the Instapak® polyurethane foam by approximately 47%. These changes also involved cardboard packaging, and thanks to changes in the packaging materials used to wrap the product, it was possible to reduce the weight by 26% and the volume by 46%.

Prevention levers

Risparmio di materia prima

Risparmio di materia prima

Ottimizzazione della logistica

Ottimizzazione della logistica

Results

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CO2

CO2

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Energy

Energy

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H2O

H2O

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0%|
25%|
50%|
75%|
100%|

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