Octal believes in full transparency when it comes to sustainability. In fact, the company stated transparency is simply a good business practice.
Octal is one of the first in the industry to track and publicly disclose the company's waste, water, and carbon footprint as well as an in-depth product-level carbon footprint. The company brought in consultants from Renewable Choice Energy to help provide an analysis of its overall sustainability efforts.
Matt Wood, director of sustainability for Renewable Choice, told PlasticsToday Octal had already been building a sustainable plastics business, and approached Renewable Choice to help develop a more a consistent approach to measuring sustainability....