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Welcome to ECMA
The European Carton Makers Association
ECMA Annual Congress 2022
The ECMA Annual Congress that was scheduled to take place in Krakow next September, has been moved to 2022.
ECMA Sales Toolkit
The ECMA Sales Toolkit is an online tool designed to provide information and sales tools to the members of ECMA. The toolkit is only available on the member only section of the ECMA website.
ECMA Food Safety GMP Guide
As the representative body for the European folding carton industry, the European Carton Makers Association developed the ‘ECMA Food Safety Good Manufacturing Practice Guide’.
The Mayr-Melnhof Group (“MM”) and a subsidiary of funds managed by Oaktree Capital Management, L.P. (“Oaktree”) have reached a firm intention on the sale of MM’s virgin fiber cartonboard mills located in Eerbeek, Netherlands, and Baiersbronn, Germany, to Oaktree for an equity value of EUR 104.6 million and net debt subject to final closing accounts.
Graphic Packaging Holding Company to Acquire AR Packaging from CVC Funds for $1.45 Billion in Cash, Creating Premier Global Provider of Sustainable Fiber-Based Consumer Packaging Solutions.
As previously stated ECMA opposes the scope of the German Mineral Oil Regulation and points to the lack of coherence in mineral oil policies, arguing this creates unnecessary barriers to trade.
4evergreen, established in 2019, is a cross-industry alliance with the goal of optimizing fibre-based packaging circularity and climate performance….over 60 companies have come together (including 11 ECMA members ) in the 4evergreen alliance with a shared purpose and common goal.
Cardbox Packaging Inc. earned the global food safety certification, SQF, with an Excellent rating. Therefore, as of March 2021 Cardbox Packaging in Pittston is officially declared to be a food safe packaging manufacturer facility according to Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI) standards. Retailers