Parason partners Zume to launch moulded-fibre manufacturing facility
Zume, the sustainability solutions company creating economically viable substitutes for single-use plastics, announced its partnership with India-based Parason, a leading global pulp and paper industry supplier.
Zume, the sustainability solutions company creating economically viable substitutes for single-use plastics, announced its partnership with India-based Parason, a leading global pulp and paper industry supplier. The partnership heeds the Indian Prime Minister’s call for ending single-use plastics by 2022. As per the agreement, Parason will construct a greenfield factory where the Zume manufacturing technology will be deployed.
Parason will be leveraging Zume’s proprietary manufacturing technology and professional services to support the production of moulded-fibre goods in the most advanced manufacturing facility in Southeast Asia.
With this deal, Parason joins a network of Zume manufacturing partners around the globe, expanding the availability and market share of Zume sustainable goods that replace plastics and Styrofoam. As part of this partnership, Parason is helping Zume further optimise stock preparation and other auxiliary systems that complement Zume’s core manufacturing technology. These efforts enhance Zume’s capability to deliver turnkey solutions globally with partners eager to leverage Zume’s manufacturing technology.
Madhure Desarda, Director of Operations, Parason said that, the partnership with Zume establishes Parason on the cutting-edge of producing economically viable, sustainable solutions that perform equally or better than plastics. With this partnership, Parason is expanding their suite of sustainable products in the foodservice and delivery industries.
Vaibhav Goel, Managing Director, APAC & EMEA, Zume said that, “Parason is a premier, global manufacturing and product distribution partner for Zume. Parason works with companies in 63 countries and their global perspective allows them to consider every available manufacturing technology and partner in the world. Zume is honoured that Parason chose Zume and that Zume’s vision, technology and professional services align with Parason’s initiative as a global leader in the replacement of single-use plastics.”
Source – Businesswire