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Osram Sylvania Shows Commitment to Environmental Sustainability

By |June 25th, 2014|

One of the world's leading lighting manufacturers Osram Sylvania is the latest recipient of a Pratt Industries' Sustainability Award. Osram, which specializes in innovative design and energy saving technology for homes, businesses and vehicles, was recognized for its commitment to the environment by using only 100% recycled packaging for its wide line of [...]

Pratt Honors DHL Global Mail for Sustainability Efforts

By |June 18th, 2014|

Pratt Industries is proud to present logistics giant DHL Global Mail with a Sustainability Award for a second straight year for its continued commitment to the environment by using only 100% recycled packaging for its products. The Weston, Florida-based company purchased several hundred truckloads of recycled corrugated products from Pratt in 2013 - [...]

Ecovention’s GreenBox Made By Pratt Industries Featured on Rachael Ray

By |February 27th, 2014|

An innovative pizza box made by our Pratt plant in New York City has been featured on the hit Rachael Ray Show. The box, which is patented by our friends at Ecovention, can be converted into plates and even a storage container for leftovers. Our NYC plant produced hundreds of thousands of them last year [...]

Pratt Logistics Shows Commitment to the Environment Through The SmartWay® Program

By |February 20th, 2014|

Pratt Logistics LLC has been a Smart Way partner since 2008 – This reflects on Pratt Industries commitment to the environment. The SmartWay® Program is a public-private initiative between EPA, large and small trucking companies, rail carriers, logistics companies, commercial manufacturers, retailers, and other federal and state agencies. Its purpose is to improve fuel efficiency [...]

Innovations Prattindustries x DressHead T-Shirt – Vintage Woman with a Big Red Hat

By |November 18th, 2013|

This Innovations Prattindustries x DressHead T-Shirt - Vintage Woman with a Big Red Hat has a unique look and a unique design that is great for making you look thinner in the waist and hips. The main body of the t-shirt is made from a thin breathable material that is made with tight, elastic pleats [...]

Shreveport Mill Leads Water Conservation Efforts

By |November 7th, 2013|

The Pratt paper mill in Shreveport, La., is spearheading efforts to help local businesses and residents both conserve water AND protect the environment. At the request of city leaders, Pratt is testing the viability of using "gray water" - or treated wastewater - to help cool machinery and hydraulic systems at the mill, [...]

habitotes® – Another Great Reason to Recycle Plastic (PET) Bottles

By |August 28th, 2013|

New Pratt salesperson, David Roberts, understands that relationships are extremely important in selling.  But even David didn’t foresee the project over the horizon when he sat down next to Greg Sparrow at an Arkansas basketball game. In casual conversation during the game, Greg Sparrow told David about a new project with a great sustainability message. [...]

Pratt Recognizes CKS Plastics for Sustainability Efforts

By |July 24th, 2013|

On Friday, June 21, Pratt's millugator in  Conyers welcomed CKS Plastics and 27 of its managers from across the country (14 plants) and from their corporate office in Atlanta.  The CKS group was escorted by bus to Conyers by Pratt Account Manager, Kelle Sewell and Pratt Strategic Account Manager, Scott Laughridge. The tour included [...]

Does Corporate Sustainability Matter to Potential New Hires?

By |June 21st, 2013|

  Sustainability is proving to be a key driver to recruitment, according to a recent Bain & Company survey. According to the survey, employees care more now about sustainability than they did three years ago.  In fact, two-thirds of the respondents indicate that sustainable business is important to them. And there's even more to [...]

Pratt Industries’ Fortune Magazine Feature Hits Newstands

By |May 29th, 2013|

Fortune magazine's special issue highlighting the growth and benefits of Sustainable Packaging is now on newsstands, and we're proud to say Pratt Industries is front and center of the coverage. For those of you who haven't yet seen the story, you can check out the interview with our CEO Brian McPheely below! Ahead of the [...]