TIPA in the News

December 16, 2019

Natoora launches plastic-free packaging

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

Start-up tackles single-use plastic waste

“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: quand la mode se met en mode start-up

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.
December 9, 2019

How TIPA is achieving the compostable

As is often the way with complex problems, the solutions have been around, albeit relatively unnoticed, for thousands of years. Daphna Nissenbaum discusses how TIPA Compostable packaging is using ancient methods of waste management to bring packaging into the circular economy.
December 2, 2019

How to Combat the Plastic Packaging Problem

“Compostable materials have the potential to replace recyclable and non-recycled conventional flexible plastic while possessing the same benefits.” says Daphna Nissenbaum, “Therefore, no sacrifices are being made to the quality of the product.”
December 2, 2019

How to Combat the Plastic Packaging Problem

Daphna Nissenbaum, CEO and Co-Founder of TIPA, puts it like this: “Compostable materials have the potential to replace recyclable and non-recycled conventional flexible plastic while possessing the same benefits.”
November 28, 2019

Achieving the Compostable

“We need to include compostable packaging in the definition of biowaste.” Daphna Nissenbaum discusses alternatives to conventional plastic packaging and their important place in our waste streams.
November 8, 2019

7 Start-Ups Transforming Energy and the Environment

These seven start-ups are seeking new ways to make life on the planet more sustainable, from creating biodegradable plastic (TIPA) to transforming agriculture as we know it.
November 7, 2019

Daphna Nissenbaum | Tesco should consider revising its packaging strategy

The plastic problem is at epidemic proportions and countries and industry are rightly working to solve it. Yet, a move made by one key player is poised to derail these efforts. Daphna Nissenbaum tells Packaging News why Tesco should consider revising its packaging strategy.
October 31, 2019

Can we break our addiction to plastic? The future of packaging

With $46m in venture funding, Israel-based start-up Tipa has developed a compostable flexible plastic film made of bio-materials that can be used to package everything from coffee beans to fresh carrots.