Organic milk brand taps SIG for biobased cartons


In Germany, dairy firm Arla Foods will use SIG’s plant-based packaging, SIGnature pack, in its line of organic milk.

SIGnature packaging is made from 77% paperboard and 23% unspecified plant-based materials The milk, brand named Arla BIO Weidemilch, will be available in 1.5% and 3.8% packs. “Consumers that choose our pure Arla BIO Weidemilch also have an increasingly strong interest in sustainable packaging,” Elise Bijekerk, marking director of Arla Foods Germany, tells Dairy Reporter. “With the value-added pack from SIG, we can demonstrate our commitment to transparency and our holistic approach to sustainability across the value chain.

SIG adds that its SIGnature packs use a mass balancing approach certified by third parties.