EPL collaborates with Colgate-Palmolive (India) to develop the world's first recyclable toothpaste tubes for Colgate-Palmolive.
EPL's Association of Plastic Recyclers, USA (APR) approved 100% recyclable and totally recyclable Platina Tubes were used to pack Colgate Active Salt and Colgate Vedshakti, with other products in the portfolio to follow.
“We believe sustainability is the cornerstone of packaging innovation,” said Deepak Ganjoo, President AMESA, EPL Limited. We are committed to partnering with all businesses to create creative Sustainable tube packaging solutions in accordance with brand specifications and our objective of having a net zero environmental impact.”
Platina, an environmentally friendly laminated tube from EPL, is developed to provide source reduction and recyclability without sacrificing barrier qualities. This ensures product stability and a long shelf life for the packed contents. Platina tubes are ideal for dental care, cosmetics, and beauty items. According to a press release, The Association of Plastic Recyclers (APR) and RecyClass European certification for 'Code 2' (recycling) have certified Platina tubes and caps as 100 percent recyclable, making them the first speciality packaging tubes and caps to be recognised as 100 percent recyclable globally.