Gail Barnes

TIPA Takes the Pledge

TIPA® is proud to announce that the company has joined the New Plastics Economy’s Global Plastics Commitment, led by the Ellen MacArthur Foundation in collaboration with UN Environment, to address plastic waste and pollution at its source.

Macron’s Fashion Pact Can Get Real at Première Vision Paris

Coming so soon after French president Emmanuel Macron debuted his new Fashion Pact – a set of shared objectives the fashion industry can work toward to reduce its environmental impact – Première Vision Paris is well timed to share the importance of sustainable fashion with the global industry. Look for TIPA in Smart Creation, a collection of brands answering the industry’s need for sustainable solutions on a global scale.

TIPA Raises $25M in Recent Funding Round

TIPA®, a leading developer and provider of fully compostable flexible packaging solutions, has secured $25M in its recent financing round. Investors who participated in this financing round include Blue Horizon Ventures, Triodos Organic Growth Fund and existing investors Chestnut Holding LLC and GreenSoil Investments.

TIPA® – Driving Innovation as a World Economic Forum Technology Pioneer

TIPA® has been recognized by the World Economic Forum as a 2019 Technology Pioneer! Launched in 2000, the Technology Pioneer community is composed of early to growth-stage companies from around the world that are leaders in the design, development and deployment of new technologies and innovations, and are poised to have a significant, global impact on business and society.

Don’t let anyone confuse you about eco-packaging

Terms that describe packaging properties like “Compostable,” Biodegradable” and “Oxo-degradable” can be confusing. This guide will explain the distinctions, so next time you go to the shop or discuss the various approaches to solving the global challenge of plastic packaging, you’ll be fully equipped to do it!