TIPA in the News

August 10, 2020

Watch | The World Economic Forum: This sustainable packaging was inspired by orange peel

This sustainable packaging is an alternative to flexible plastic packaging, that the creators say is just as strong as but is also 100% compostable just a few months after use.
December 2, 2020

London City Airport Announces Sustainable Security Bag Challenge Winner

“When we launched this challenge we said we were looking for an innovative solution that reduces the environmental impacts associated with single-use plastics,” says LCY Director of Corporate Affairs, Liam McKay, “I am delighted to say that is what we have found in the product provided by TIPA and I am confident that our passengers will love them because the bags are fully compostable without leaving any trace of plastics in the environment – it’s a solution that’s environmentally friendly and gives passengers peace of mind.”
November 30, 2020

Millennium Food-Tech invests $4m in TIPA

Since it was founded, TIPA has raised $53 million. In the last financing round conducted by the company 18 months ago, the company raised $27 million with Blue Horizon venture capital fund and the Triodos investment bank, among others. Additional investors in the company include GreenSoil Investments and the Hearst family, owners of the giant US media empire.
November 24, 2020

A plastics tax isn’t enough to tackle pollution – we also need to invest in compostable packaging

The technology now exists to mimic nature with products that can protect food and clothing much as conventional plastic does, but which break down in the same way as orange peel. These are a critical part of the path to ending plastic pollution.
November 17, 2020

TIPA® Joins International Woolmark Prize Innovation Academy

TIPA joins the Innovation Lab for the 2021 International Woolmark Prize, the world’s original and most prestigious fashion awards and talent development program. TIPA joins as an expert in compostable packaging design, and offers support to finalists in choosing sustainable alternatives in their supply chains.
November 17, 2020

Commonwealth Packaging Company and TIPA partner for US market

TIPA Compostable Packaging and Commonwealth Packaging partner to help designers and fashion houses reinforce a sustainability ethos throughout their supply chain, while ensuring that carefully manufactured clothing makes it to its destination safely, sustainably, and with exceptional brand impact.
November 13, 2020

20 Views on How to Rebuild Better After the Pandemic

COVID-19 has reminded humans how dependent we are on our ecosystems, and the acute connection between human health and our planet’s health. What we see now is an opportunity to reflect, reevaluate, and reimagine the ways in which we use our resources.
November 5, 2020

Avangarde France launches its first collection with TIPA compostable packaging

One year after the signing of the Fashion Pact under the aegis of Emmanuel Macron, whose first results are encouraging but must be accelerated for a real transformation of the sector, actors like Avangarde and TIPA show that it is possible to offer models more environmentally friendly, with a circular approach.
November 5, 2020

Packaging and Sustainability in a Changing Market

In this promising market, TIPA , a company that develops innovative products for the compostable flexible packaging market, has decided to invest with completely compostable solutions that are comparable, in terms of performance and appearance, to conventional plastics. The solutions developed by the company include compostable films and laminates that guarantee the performance of conventional plastic but can be delivered to composting centers because they disintegrate creating compost, just like organic waste.
November 5, 2020

TIPA Expands into Italian Market with New Hire

Annalisa Nissola joins TIPA as its first Italian sales director. She brings more than 10 years’ experience working in sales and business development within the packaging industry. Nissola will lead TIPA’s expansion into Italy, generating partnerships with players across the entire packaging supply chain transitioning to compostable packaging.
November 3, 2020

Press Release: TIPA® Compostable Packaging expands into Italian market with expert hire

TIPA expands into booming Italian compostable materials market in response to available composting infrastructure and readiness of Italian consumers for compostable packaging