sustainable packaging solutions
Axilone is a corporate member of ‘SPICE’ the sustainable packaging initiative to shape the future of sustainable cosmetic packaging. Our company recognizes itself in the principles of the Ellen Macarthur Foundation and aligns with the most recent European guidelines.
Axilone offers multiple sustainable solutions to significantly minimize the environmental footprint of its components.
Examples of Axilone sustainable solutions: integrated functions with less components, mono material designs which are easier to recycle, recycled and recyclable materials, refillable packaging and green materials.
Prior to new regulations, Axilone has been very active in R&D to find sustainable methods to decorate components. Axilone China installed the first water based varnish line for the beauty industry removing solvents from decoration processes. On the machine side, injection machines were upgraded with new closed loop electric and hybrid-electric engines. Axilone European plants operate with energy coming from renewable sources…
In 2019, EcoVadis awarded two gold medals for European plants and a silver medal for Axilone China. EcoVadis rating evaluates criteria including environment, business ethics, sustainable procurement, labor and human rights. Axilone is also “B” rated by Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) on climate change and water security.