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Dr Thani bin Ahmed Al Zeyoudi opens Agthia Group facility in Al Ain

UAE climate change minister opens packaging facility that will support Agthia Group's sustainability aims

The facility is located in UAE's Al Ain.
Wam
The facility is located in UAE's Al Ain.

The UAE’s Minister of Climate Change and Environment, Dr Thani bin Ahmed Al Zeyoudi, has inaugurated Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange-listed food and beverage firm Agthia Group’s packaging technology centre in Al Ain.

During the inauguration ceremony, Al Zeyoudi said that Agthia Group would use sustainable packaging technologies and smart production processes at the new facility. 

According to a report by UAE news agency, Wam, 99% of the packaging used by Agthia Group is recyclable, and all secondary packaging materials across all its business are biodegradable.

The company has committed to increase its use of polyethylene terephthalate made from recycled materials by 10% by 2021. 

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