When Ved Krishna joined the family business in 1999, Yash Papers had a small factory in Faizabad, Uttar Pradesh, that made paper from sugarcane waste or bagasse. Starting out, Ved wanted to not only foray into specialised products and techniques at Yash Papers, but also build something for the society at large.
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The National Resources Defense Council recently reported that much, if not most, food waste is fresh food purchased for home use. According to the U.S. Department of Agriculture, American families throw away up to 40% of the fresh fish, meat and poultry; 51% of the dairy products and fruits; and 44% of the vegetables they purchase.
The new paper-based, barrier food packaging option saves up to 70% plastic and runs seamlessly on f/f/s machinery.
There’s a secret to how grocery stores keep fresh, ready-to-eat fruits and salads stocked all year round for busy Americans: It’s all in the packaging.