Anaheim, California, June 3, 2020 – Charta Global, today announced the expansion of its APP Foopak Bio Natura portfolio of sustainable, compostable and recyclable food packaging board grades with the addition of a new coated two-sided cupstock paper board. The new board is created for single serve frozen food confection products such as shakes, yogurt, smoothies, cold drinks as well as individual packaged frozen food meals.
Charta Global is a provider of specialty, office, stationery, food grade and packaging boards in the US and Latin America, and strategic partner to Asia Pulp & Paper (APP).
The newest addition to the Foopak BioNatura line, the C2S cupstock utilizes APP’s sustainable water-based coating, eliminating the needs of traditional Polyethylene (PE). ISEGA, EN 13432 certified for composability, the product will break down within 12 weeks in an industrial composting facility. And, it is also European Union, EN 13430 certified for commercial and residential recyclability.
The entire Foopak portfolio of board products are FDA certified and available in multiple kit levels, wet strengths, edge wicking, coatings, and calipers/gsm’s for end use. The highly durable surface options are perfect too for intricate graphics and branding. Foopak is also PEFC chain of custody certified, one of the worlds largest global forest certification systems.
“Sustainability is no longer a nice-to-have but becoming a value for many global brands to find, get and keep customers,” said, Rizal Setiadi, President, Charta Global. “Foopak BioNatura delivers a total circular approach towards sustainability, from material sourcing, to product development, to end-of-life solutions, a true market differentiator.”
About Charta Global
Charta Global, headquartered in Anaheim, CA, sells an extensive portfolio of paper products which include: coated and uncoated for commercial and digital printing, coated folding carton boards, cast coated, food grade products, kraft, colored papers, brief card, woodfree, photocopy & digital papers, carbonless, thermal, art, stationery products and parent roll tissue products. Wholesale distributors and paper merchants throughout North and Latin America utilize Charta Global’s robust supply chain and logistics programs.
As a strategic partner of the Asia Pulp & Paper Group (APP), Charta Global leverages a state of the art R&D network and leading sustainability practices of one of the world's largest fully integrated pulp and paper manufacturers with more than 20 million metric tons of paper and board manufacturing capacity. www.chartaglobal.com
About APP Sinar Mas
APP Sinar Mas is the trade name for a group of pulp and paper manufacturing companies in Indonesia and China. APP is responsible for delivering quality products to meet the growing global demand for tissue, packaging and paper, with an annual combined pulp, paper, packaging product and converting capacity of over 19 million tons per annum. On any given day, APP’s products find their way into the hands of consumers in various branded forms from all over the world.
Ensuring supply chain integrity and commitment to the Sustainable Roadmap Vision 2020 are crucial to APP’s operations. Learn more about APP’s path to operational excellence by reading our Sustainability Reports and Forest Conservation Policy at www.asiapulppaper.com.
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