Sustainability Gap Analysis

We understand the challenges involved for companies wanting to become more sustainable, whether in their manufacturing processes, packaging materials or products.

Our experts can help you navigate the myriad of legislation, targets, consumer campaigns, and industry initiatives, and define sustainability for your business and integrate it into your operations.

At Smithers we understand the importance of plastic packaging as well as the environmental issues associated with the materials.  We offer pragmatic advice and support that will help you identify and define your sustainability strategy as well as develop and focus your company’s priorities.

Our expert team will undertake a comprehensive analysis of your products, their structure and properties – from material use, manufacturing, end life and more – and provide recommendations on how to make sustainable improvements to your products.

Our gap analysis on sustainability opportunities will assess:

  • Material usage
  • Manufacturing processes
  • Environmental management systems
  • End-of-life options