Industry Articles

FOODBEV MEDIA – Huhtamaki La Rochelle has partnered with French recycling company Vitis Valorem to introduce a new range of Prestige wine bottle dividers made from recycled vine shoots. Every year after the harvest and at the beginning of winter, the vine shoots are cut off and burned. Rather than wasting them, Vitis Valorem collects them and processes them to new raw material, called Sarmine, which is crushed and micronised for Huhtamaki. Huhtamaki La Rochelle uses Sarmine in its innovative moulded fibre process (to read more click here)