Sustainability in Packaging
Sustainability is our passion. We're inspired to create innovative alternatives because every packaging decision should help, not hurt, our planet.
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Sustainability is at the core of everything we do at Felins. We actively create, innovate and continuously improve any area where we can have an impact on sustainability. With an unending desire to do more with less, we have embarked on a company-wide initiative to fundamentally change the choices we make when it comes to sustainability and sustainable packaging. We are proud of the sustainable journey we are taking. Below are some of the initiatives that we are particularly proud of, however, this list is not comprehensive nor is it an indication that we have completed our sustainability journey. We are passionate about finding ways to continue to improve our sustainability efforts.
Initiatives Inside felins
- 14,705+ pounds of paper have been eliminated since tracking began in 2015
No More Foam:
- We have eliminated the use of all Styrofoam based products from our operations including foam cups and foam packaging materials
- All Corrugated Cardboard, Paper, Plastic, and Metal is recycled including metal from our manufacturing operation
No Bottled Water:
- We have installed in-line water filtration systems to eliminate the need for water bottles or reusable cooler jugs and the related transportation impact
- We have provided reusable cups for coffee, espresso, and water for all employees to reduce the need for single-use cups. We also reuse packaging materials whenever possible to reduce the packaging materials needed to ship our products
- We have installed energy-efficient temperature controls and lighting to reduce power and energy consumption and costs
In our products
Felins’ specialty in the world of conservation (Reduce, Reuse, Recycle) is in Reducing packaging mass. All of our packaging alternatives involve a significant reduction in packaging mass (up to 95%) and a significant positive impact on the bottom line. We also strive to use packaging materials that are good for the environment. Our portfolio of packaging materials includes recyclable and compostable materials. Our equipment is designed to be long-lasting easily repairable, and designed to minimize power and packaging material consumption. Our solutions are not only good for the planet, they yield an attractive payback period ranging from 2 months to 2 years.