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Pactiv Adds Foam Cups To EarthChoice Portfolio

Posted On: 1/10/2014

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LAKE FOREST, IL -- Pactiv LLC has expanded its EarthChoice eco-friendly packaging with a new line of foam cups.

Made with up to 25% post-consumer recycled content they come in 8-, 12-, 16- and 20-fl.oz. sizes with embossed rims that gives them a modern look. Leak-resistant lids help insulate beverages and foods, keeping items hot or cold. The cups feature the EarthChoice logo and "made from recycled content" graphics.

"There is a high market demand for environmental products at a competitive cost," said Craig Cappel, Pactiv vice-president of innovation and business development. "The new EarthChoice foam cups are an industry first and address those needs head on."

Lake Forest, IL-based Pactiv manufacturers and distributes food packaging to packers, processors, supermarkets, restaurants, institutions and foodservice outlets across North America.