Pune, India (PressExposure) October 09, 2013 -- Safepack Industries Ltd. a specialty packaging group based in Pune has been awarded with World Star Packaging Award 2013 on 09th May 2013 in Australia. Safepack received this award for their biodegradable packaging material called Safecompost┬« which is a bio-polymer coated paper/board.
Safecompost┬« bio-polymer coating is a tailor-made polymer offering humidity, oxygen and grease barriers and sealability. Biopolymers used are based on raw materials that come from natural crops or from fossil sources, or combinations of these. This packaging material is easily compostable in nature if disposed in open and does not accumulate as a waste. Applications of Safecompost┬« includes portion packs for salt, sugar, pepper, tea, etc., disposable beverage cups for hot and cold drinks, paper wraps for ice creams, etc.
WorldStar is the most prestigious international packaging competition organized by World Packaging Organization. It illustrates the continual advancement of the state of packaging design and technology and creates a living standard of international packaging excellence from which others may learn. WorldStar award is presented only to those packs which, having already won recognition in national or regional competitions. Such national award winning packs are compared by an expert panel of judges to similar packs from around the world. Awards are based on the judges' consensus that a pack is superior in its category and market and better in its class in execution or innovation as compared to others.
Commenting on the win Mr. Rajendra Tapadia, Chairman & MD, Safepack Industries Ltd. said, "We are honored that World Packaging Organization has recognized the value of our product and its contribution in offering sustainable packaging. Sustainability is an absolute necessity for the leading businesses of today. Safepack has made a public commitment of integrating sustainable development into our business model. This includes the concept of product responsibility, which starts with the raw materials and ends with the downstream effects of the products."
Safepack Industries Ltd. is a reputed name in the field of packaging; it belongs to over 100 years old, fast growing specialty packaging group. Safepack has consistently introduced innovative packaging solutions to satisfy even the most demanding and quality conscious customers. They serve a broad spectrum of Industries such as Metals, Automotive, Engineering, Electricals, Electronics, Defense, FMCG, Pharma, Food, Paper, Textiles etc.