Press release, 09.09.2021

Yangi + Solar Impulse.

Yangi has been awarded the “Solar Impulse Efficient Solution” Label, a proof of high standards in profitability and sustainability.

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Yangi by The Loop Factory was attributed the “Solar Impulse Efficient Solution” Label following an assessment performed by external independent experts and based on verified standards. It is thereby joining the #1000solutions challenge, an initiative by the Solar Impulse Foundation to select solutions that meet high standards in profitability and sustainability and present them to decision-makers to fast-track their implementation. ​

Yangi is a way to replace single-use plastics by offering a sustainable, resource-efficient technology to manufacture fiber-based packaging at a large scale. “We are glad to share that we have received further recognition and proud to be joining the portfolio of solutions to fast track the worlds environmental challenges. We all share a common goal, besides technological advancements, collaboration is the key. We invite collaboration partners in the packaging value chain to join our battle to reduce the environmental impact of packaging”, says Johann Kaiser, CEO.​

To receive the “Solar Impulse Efficient Solution” Label, Yangi was thoroughly assessed by a pool of independent experts according to five criteria covering the three main topics of Feasibility, Environmental and Profitability. All labelled solutions are part of the #1000solutions portfolio that will be presented to decision-makers in business and government by Bertrand Piccard, Chairman of the Solar Impulse Foundation. The aim of this initiative is to encourage the adoption of more ambitious environmental targets and fast-track the implementation of these solutions on a large scale. ​

Read about Yangi at Solar Impulse

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About the “Solar Impulse Efficient Solution” Label​

One of the first labels for positive impact businesses bringing together protection of the environment and financial viability, the “Solar Impulse Efficient Solution” Label is attributed following an assessment performed by external independent experts. In collaboration with renowned institutions, solutions applying for the label must go through a neutral methodology based on verified standards. This label serves as an award for clean and profitable solutions. ​

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About the Solar Impulse Foundation​

The Solar Impulse Foundation is dedicated to accelerating the implementation of clean and profitable solutions. Moreover, the Foundation is helping decision-makers in businesses and governments to achieve their environmental targets and adopt more ambitious energy policies, which are necessary to pull these solutions to market. A way to carry the success of the first solar-powered flight around the world further.​

 

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