Sustainability

Coastal Container’s purpose is to protect our customers’ products and reputations from dock to destination. And as inhabitants of our community, nation and planet, we understand our responsibility to also protect the places we do business and the people who live there. We are dedicated to sustainability as a robust interconnection among our people, our planet, and our prosperity.

Read our full Sustainability Report for more information on our sustainability pledge and how we will keep ourselves accountable in our ongoing commitment.

Introducing the 2020 Annual Sustainability Report

After over a decade of operating with sustainability as a driving value, we’re ready to take our sustainability goals to the next level. Starting in 2021, Coastal Container is committed to setting five-year measurable environmental impact goals and making yearly progress towards those goals. In addition, we will share what we learn about successful sustainability measures and be advocates of best practices in the packaging industry among our community partners.

We will continue to report back each year on our progress, ensuring that we act on our promises. To learn more about our commitment to people, planet and prosperity, read our full Sustainability Report.

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Introducing Sustainability Reporting

Introducing Sustainability Reporting

Coastal Container’s purpose is to protect our customers’ products and reputations from dock to destination. As inhabitants of our community, nation and planet, we understand our responsibility to also protect the places we do business and the people who live there. We believe in the importance of a triple bottom line: people, planet and prosperity. As we have in the past, we will continue to invest in the well-being of our employees, the future of our environment and the...

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Coastal Container earns Sustainable Forestry Initiative certifications

Coastal Container earns Sustainable Forestry Initiative certifications

Coastal Container, leader in corrugated packing products and services, earned the Chain of Custody Standard and the Fiber Sourcing Standard certifications from the Sustainable Forestry Initiative (SFI). The completion of the certifications emphasizes the company’s drive to use sustainable practices across the company, something the company has focused on through the years. To complete the certification, all of the company’s wood-based raw materials must come from legal and...

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Coastal Container Named “Biggest Loser” in Battle of the Buildings

Coastal Container Named “Biggest Loser” in Battle of the Buildings

Coastal Container Named “Biggest Loser” in 2018 Battle of the Buildings Coastal Container, a packaging solutions company, today announced their second consecutive recognition as a “Biggest Loser” in the Battle of the Buildings competition. The Battle of the Buildings competition is organized by the West Michigan chapter of the U.S. Green Buildings Council and aims to encourage and recognize energy-efficient building practices among industrial, commercial and multi-family...

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Who We Are

Located in West Michigan, Coastal Container is a locally owned company. Our customers know us for attention-to-detail, dependability, and quality of product.