Awareness of the environmental impacts of our choices has never been greater. Consumers, businesses and governments are all making tangible commitments.
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) has joined the global "Business Ambition for 1.5°C" initiative to contribute to limiting global warming to 1.5 degree through appropriate measures.
We are pleased to announce that Graphic Packaging International has finalized its acquisition of AR Packaging, one of Europe’s premier producers of fiber-based consumer packaging solutions. This acquisition is part of Graphic Packaging’s mission to grow with valued customers in selected market segments, and it will enhance the combined group's global scale, innovation capabilities and value proposition for customers worldwide.
Cardbox Packaging has announced its acquisition of the Buch Theiss GmbH bookbinding workshop’s premises in St. Stefan/Wolfsberg. The Cardbox Packaging Group, with sites in Austria, Serbia, Czechia and the USA, has been active in Carinthia since 2011, employing 60 of its almost 250 employees at this location.
Today, six leading trade associations, representing industries involved in forestry, pulp, paper, board and carton production and recycling from across Europe, announced the launch of Fibre Packaging Europe, an informal coalition.