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How2Recycle Welcomes Graphic Packaging International to Growing Membership List

CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA, October 31, 2016 — Graphic Packaging International, a commercial product packaging company, joins over 50 member companies in the How2Recycle Label Program.

Graphic Packaging International will be using the How2Recycle label on product packaging to let consumers know how to recycle its line of food containers.

“We really look forward to having Graphic Packaging International as a member of How2Recycle,” says Kelly Cramer, Senior Manager at Sustainable Packaging Coalition. “Graphic Packaging International is committed to sharing concise, accurate and consistent recycling labels with their consumers through How2Recycle.”

“At Graphic Packaging International we understand the important role recycling plays in responsibly managing our natural resources. As a leading producer of paperboard packaging, we also understand we must clearly educate consumers on how to recycle the products that they use every day. Becoming a member of How2Recycle is a natural extension of our sustainability vision and supports our goal to increase recycling of paperboard. How2Recycle sends a clear message to consumers that we can all do our part to care for the environment.” says Andrew Johnson, VP of Sustainability and Government Affairs at Graphic Packaging.

Companies interested in joining the quickly expanding How2Recycle program can visit www.how2recycle.info/how2join/ or contact how2recycle@greenblue.org.


Graphic Packaging International, Inc. (NYSE: GPK), headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, is committed to providing consumer packaging that makes a world of difference. The Company is a leading provider of paper-based packaging solutions for a wide variety of products to food, beverage and other consumer product companies. The Company operates on a global basis, is one of the largest producers of folding cartons in the United States, and holds leading market positions in coated unbleached kraft paperboard and coated-recycled paperboard.  The Company's customers include many of the world's most widely recognized companies and brands.

Additional information about Graphic Packaging, its business and its products is available on the Company's web site at www.graphicpkg.com

Anne Elsea

Anne Elsea
Communications Manager

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