Canada-basedCascades launched Respak, an environmentally-friendly alternative to polycoated packaging. Respak packaging

Designed primarily for the food and foodservices industries, Respak is recyclable and compostable, without compromising on the performance and durability characteristic of traditional polycoated packaging.

Made from 50% recycled fibers, Respak’s unique and revolutionary barrier repels water, oil and grease just as efficiently as ordinary polycoated cardboard.

Plus, it complies with the main food safety standards, including those established by the FDA for packaging that comes in contact with dry, aqueous and fatty foods.