Our blogs explore our thoughts on key industry issues, including the importance of material quality and reducing contamination in paper recycling, and the impact this has on our productions of sustainable papers for packaging production.
Blog Oct 15 2018
100% reusable or recyclable packaging. The seven year switch.
Unpacking DS Smith’s new sustainability target: to manufacture 100% reusable or recyclable packaging by 2025.
Blog Sep 19 2018
Tackling deforestation on behalf of our customers
DS Smith’s sustainability targets are focussed on using 100% recycled or chain of custody papers by 2020, providing assurance and support for customers in meeting their zero deforestation goals.
Blog Sep 5 2018
Zero Waste with DS Smith
3–7 September 2018 is Zero Waste Week, an annual awareness campaign for reducing landfill, increasing reuse and recycling, and helping to protect the environment. For Zero Waste Week, we’re explori...
Blog Aug 1 2018
Earth Overshoot Day and Ecological Debt
Today is Earth Overshoot Day: the tipping point in the calendar where human beings have used up 100% of this year’s supply of resources.
Blog Apr 23 2018
The China Import Ban and Its Effects on the Global Recycling Market
Peter Clayson, General Manager for Business Development & External Affairs at DS Smith Recycling, discusses how improved recycling infrastructures will provide a viable long-term solution to managi...
Blog Nov 16 2017
Box to Box in 14 Days
DS Smith is a leading supplier of sustainable packaging solutions. We produce boxes for our customers, collect them once they’ve been used, and recycle them back into more boxes. It takes two weeks...