CP Foods Collaborates with SCGP and SCGC to Launch Eco-friendly Food Packaging
Bangkok – 4 October 2023 Charoen Pokphand Foods Public Company Limited (CP Foods) has announced a collaborative effort on green packaging with SCG Packaging Plc (SCGP) and SCG Chemicals Plc (SCGC), one of our Corporate Members to develop sustainable and environmentally friendly food packaging solutions. This tri-party collaboration has solidified with the signing of a memorandum of understanding (MoU). The partnership focuses on innovations in pulp and polymer-based packaging with SCGP and green polymer-based plastic solutions with SCGC.
These efforts underscore a shared commitment to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, promote consumer safety, and cater to the rising demand for sustainable packaging across value chain in the country under the ESG (Environmental, Social and Governance) framework.
Prasit Boondoungprasert, CP Foods’ CEO, expresses a commitment to a sustainable business model, emphasising food security and shared responsibility in environmental stewardship. This tri-company partnership reflects a mutual intent to create sustainable packaging, resonating with CP Foods’ dedication to crafting food products beneficial for the body, mind, and environment. All three enterprises share congruent sustainability aspirations. Their collective vision looks forward to achieving net-zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050, with packaging being a focal point. Presently, 99.9% of CP Foods’ packaging is either reusable, recyclable, or compostable. Through this collaborative endeavor, the hope is to further amplify the company’s positive impact on the environment, elevating Thailand’s packaging industry efficiency.
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