U.S. Forest Service Promotes Wood Packaging - Nov 11, 2022 

What if plastic packaging was made from wood? Since the pandemic began, global usage of single-use plastic (think straws, masks, carry-out food shells, and convenience food containers) has tripled. Wood-based packaging is nothing new. Environmentally, the virtues of wood packaging when it comes to lowering greenhouse gas emissions are highly desirable, and sustainable packaging has emerged as one of the most promising uses for wood-based nanomaterials.; News in Brief: Check out the updated Pallet Enterprise Video Guide which helps you identify new sources and learn about the latest equipment. Carolina Handling set the record for creating the world’s largest pallet painting, made of pallets. Kamps, Inc. has acquired Realm Companies LLC from Great Range Capital. Tosca has partnered with Loop, the circular reuse platform for primary packaging developed by TerraCycle. KraftPal Technologies is a manufacturer of durable, lightweight and recyclable corrugated pallets.; Auction: Excess Assets of Tri Co Enterprises & Various Consigners. Online Only: Thursday, November 17th, 2022, 10am CT. Large Amount of Pallet Equipment, (2) Complete Sawmill Operations.