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  1. May 17 2016

    Sonoco Recognizes Savannah Recycling Center for Sustainability Progress

    Sonoco has awarded a bronze-level Sonoco Sustainability Star Award to its Sonoco Recycling facility in Savannah, Ga., for successful and exemplary efforts to reduce its waste to landfill and implement sustainability-oriented processes.

  2. Mar 23 2016

    Congratulations to the winners of our recycled art contest!

    Sonoco Recycling, along with the Midlands Recycling and Sustainability Group, sponsors an annual contest that invites local K-12 students to create art from discarded items.

  3. Mar 07 2016

    Sonoco Recycling LLC in Durham Earns NC STAR Status

    Sonoco Recycling, LLC, became certified in the N.C. Department of Labor’s STAR Consultation Program on February 25, 2016.

  4. Feb 17 2016

    Sonoco Recycling Receives SC Safety Excellence Awards

    Sonoco Recycling's South Carolina facilities receive the South Carolina Manufacturers Alliance (SCMA) Safety Excellence award.

  5. Jan 20 2016

    Sonoco Recognizes Iowa City Facility for Sustainability Progress

    Sonoco (NYSE:SON), one of the largest diversified packaging companies, has granted a silver-level Sonoco Sustainability Star Award to its Display & Packaging facility in Iowa City, Iowa, for successful and exemplary efforts to reduce its waste to landfill and implement sustainability-oriented processes.

  6. Jan 15 2016

    Sonoco Recycling Announces Leadership Changes

    Sonoco (NYSE: SON), one of the largest global diversified packaging companies, has announced new leadership for its recycling business, Sonoco Recycling, LLC. Mike Pope has been promoted to general manager and president of Sonoco Recycling, LLC. Pope most recently served as commercial director for Sonoco Recycling and has been an instrumental part of the Recycling leadership team for the past five years.

  7. Oct 27 2015

    Sonoco Recognizes 7 Facilities for Sustainability Progress

    Sonoco (NYSE:SON), one of the largest diversified packaging companies, has granted Sonoco Sustainability Star Awards to seven plants across North America for successful and exemplary efforts to reduce their waste to landfill and implement sustainability-oriented processes.

  8. Oct 14 2015

    New recycling center to open by year’s end

    Thirty-foot-deep concrete pits that once held mixed garbage to be fed into New Hanover County’s former waste-to-energy incinerator have been filled with dirt. Soon a new concrete floor will be poured. The shell of a building, one wall of which is held up by nothing more than gravity, will soon house sorting equipment and people whose job will be to pick through what people throw away.

  9. Oct 11 2015

    Planters Peanut In Fort Smith Commended For Sustainability

    Sustainability and energy efficiency are nearly interchangeable in the realm of manufacturing. Despite the up-front costs to become more efficient, businesses that reduce energy consumption and find uses for waste products often see a return on their investment while conserving resources, according to Drake McGruder, operations risk and commercialization manager at the Kraft-Heinz Planters Peanuts facility in Fort Smith.

  10. Sep 03 2015

    Sonoco Achieves 5-Year Sustainability Targets

    Sonoco (NYSE:SON), one of the largest diversified global packaging companies, today released its Corporate Responsibility Report for 2014-2015 and reported that it achieved its five-year global sustainability targets, including significant reduction in global greenhouse gas emissions (GHG), water usage and development of landfill-free operations.

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