Astrapak Plastop Manufactures Eco-Friendly Shampoo and Conditioner for Unilever

The Organics green shampoo and conditioner one-liter bottles, and TRESemmé 900ml black shampoo bottle, are manufactured by RPC Astrapak Plastop, and are made from a percentage of recycled HDPE (rHDPE). Decorative options include the distinctive Organics and TRESemmé self-adhesive labelling.

The Organics range pioneered the recycled content space within Unilever’s Personal Care market. When the 2015 trials on the Organics bottles were taking place, the inclusion of rHDPE was 25 percent, to all Organics bottles largely due to insufficient recycled material being available.

In Feb. 2017, the entire Organics’ shampoo and conditioner range increased to 50 percent rHDPE, witnessing a savings of 90 tons of virgin material per year, supporting Unilever’s environmentally sustainable manufacturing drive.

Astrapak reports that Unilever is exploring the possibility of manufacturing the Organics range from 100 percent rHDPE, while extending the ratio in the TRESemmé shampoo bottle up to 35 percent rHDPE.

Along with the usage of recycled HDPE comes the move towards a more sustainable product, which reduces Unilever’s carbon footprint. This beneficial initiative allows consumers to continue to enjoy the same well-loved shampoos and conditioners with, experiencing clean hair with a clear conscience.

COMPANY CONTACT

Share on Socials!

Related Articles

Related Articles

Unused Packaging and Labeling Equipment Available in Exceptional Opportunity for Food, Pharma, Medical and Other Industries

Tiger Group offers unused Formost Fuji flow wrappers and still-in-the-box Markem-Imaje high-performance transfer printers Tiger Group is offering for immediate purchase unused packaging and labeling equipment ...
Read More

Unique Cannabis Considerations Require Innovative Package Design

By Liam Hawry, Director of Proactive Product Design at Studio One Eleven, the design division of Berlin Packaging 4oz Child-resistant-capable locking lotion pump with integrated 0-1mL ...
Read More

Developments in The Nonalcoholic Segment

Data provided by Grand View Research shows that the global nonalcoholic beverage market size was valued at USD 967.3 billion in 2016. The market is projected ...
Read More