EcoFishBox –
sustainable fish boxes

Award-winning fiber-based packaging for the fish industry

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Companies in the fish industry are prioritizing sustainability to meet the demands of legislators and consumers. We help the fish industry build a more sustainable supply chain by replacing fossil-based packaging with more sustainable fiber-based solutions.

EcoFishBox is a complete solution for packing fish throughout the supply chain, including custom branded boxes and lids, automation and ice packing solutions. Made of mainly renewable wood fiber and delivered flat, EcoFishBox contributes to using less fossil resources and requires significantly less space in storage and transport, translating into considerable environmental savings.

“Sustainability is not an option anymore; we must understand what it means for our business.”
Toni Hukkanen, COO of Kalaneuvos, Finland

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Sustainable supply chain

Applicable from fisheries to retail to reduce environmental impact with sustainable fish packaging.

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Smaller CO2 footprint

At least 40% reduction in greenhouse gas emissions compared to EPS.

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Cost-efficient logistics

Takes 7 times less space in transport and storage compared to EPS, when transported flat.

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Recyclable materials

Made of mainly renewable raw materials, easy to flatten and recyclable in many countries.

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Applicable to all fish

Designed for both large and small production lines from gutted fish to fillets and shellfish.

Sustainable value from fisheries to retail

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Aquaculture

Contribute to a more sustainable supply chain by reducing CO2 emissions. EcoFishBox comes flat-packed and suits gutted fish as well as shellfish.

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Fish processing

With easy-to-rinse-and-recycle EcoFishBoxes, you can simplify waste-handling in retail. There are various leak- and watertight branded box solutions for all types of fish.

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Retail & HORECA

Use your retail power to introduce sustainability into the fish product value chain. EcoFishBox is easy to handle and recycle, and it is much more compact to store than EPS boxes. EcoFishBoxes can be recycled with standard cardboard waste in many countries.

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About our solution

A complete solution for packing fish throughout the supply chain, including custom branded boxes and lids, automation and ice packing solutions.

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Food safety

EcoFishBox meets the high technical requirements of Stora Enso and complies with relevant European food contact legislation. This includes certified traceability and food safety management systems at production sites to secure product safety. EcoFishBox packaging provides excellent moisture and water resistance as well as thermal insulation properties.

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Life-cycle assessment

The results of our LCA study shows that the EcoFishBox achieves at least 40% lower emissions on average compared to EPS boxes regarding greenhouse gas emissions. The study also illustrates the lower emissions of transports of filled EcoFishBoxes, since over 20 % more corrugated board packages and fish can be fitted into the same vehicle due to their more compact volume.

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Sustainable sources

Stora Enso promotes sustainable forestry to ensure that all the wood we use comes from sustainably managed sources. The long-term success of our business depends on healthy and naturally diverse forests that absorb CO2 from the atmosphere to combat global warming. EcoFishBox is produced under FSC® and PEFC™ Chain of Custody system. Certified products are available on request.

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“Sustainable fish packaging helps business and the environment”

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“EcoFishBox enabling sustainable switch for fish packaging companies”

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“Stora Enso's leak-tight corrugated packaging awarded with ScanStar”

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