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January 15, 2020
Timeout Israel talks about two Israeli Startups changing retail, TIPA and Syte. TIPA is a packaging company whose aim is to tackle the massive plastic waste issue. The Israeli company makes plastic packaging that is 100 percent compostable while looking and behaving exactly like the plastic we all know.
December 29, 2019
“I think that in 10 years from now, only the plastic that adapts to the changing market will survive. Eventually, plastic will be used in very limited segments where it could be re-used,” says Daphna Nissenbaum, cofounder and chief executive of TIPA. Read more at Economic Times India.
December 24, 2019
Survey data shows that most people in the UK feel guilty about the level of waste they create during Christmas. Israel-based company TIPA says they have a solution which is to replace recyclable plastic altogether with biodegradable materials.
December 24, 2019
Two-thirds (66%) of Brits said they would prefer their turkey to be wrapped in compostable packaging with only 4% saying they would not want it wrapped in compostable packaging. This comes as 83% are unsure of what plastic can be recycled according to the Populus poll of 2,078 UK adults commissioned by compostable packaging producer TIPA. Says Daphna Nissenbaum, CEO and co-founder, “consumers are looking for fully circular packaging solutions, brands are answering consumer demand, and what’s needed now is for sustainable solutions to be encouraged and supported.”
December 24, 2019
Flexible plastic film – more than any other plastic – presents an environmental problem and needs to be recognised as such in Westminster. Because it often has food waste stuck to it, placing it in a recycling stream is impossible. The only long-term answer is to replace this film with compostable materials.
December 18, 2019
From municipal preschools to office kitchens, Israelis are starting to move away from damaging dependence on disposables. Several Israeli manufacturers already are producing B2B plastic alternatives for consumer goods and packaging. Tipa pioneers patented, award-winning compostable polymers used by manufacturers and shippers for packaging film, wrappers, pouches and bags to transition brands out of harmful flexible packaging and into a circular economy for the future.
December 17, 2019
Israeli start-up TIPA Corp. has developed durable, transparent and fully compostable flexible packaging for fruits, vegetables and dry and baked foods. The material performs like plastic, but it decomposes like an orange peel.
December 16, 2019
Premium fresh produce supplier and retailer Natoora has launched new recyclable and compostable packaging that it says will dramatically reduce its plastic waste through Ocado. The new plastic-free packaging – which consists of a fully recyclable punnet, flow-wrapped with home-compostable film developed by the Israeli start-up Tipa – launched on Ocado on 25 November.
December 16, 2019
“There are so many discussions surrounding the matter of plastic packaging. I thought to myself, ‘The world will need a package that is not based on plastic, one that will break down by itself post-consumption.’ I went out jogging and challenged myself to work out a solution, thinking the idea is somewhere right in front of me.
December 13, 2019
Hast shirts are packaged in an innovative material, developed by the Tipa factory in Israel, which also supplies Stella McCartney, the high priestess of ecological fashion. “They are made from biodegradable plastic and compostable at home!”, Says Samy Ziani.