Sabert Sets New Standards in Sustainable Food Packaging with the Introduction of Earthtel™ r-PRO™ Bowls and Containers

Innovative New Line contains PCR, is 100% Recyclable and Features Stylish Stone Color

SAYREVILLE, N.J., March 26, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sabert Corporation, a leading global manufacturer of innovative and sustainable food packaging solutions, announced the launch of its new Earthtel™ r-PRO™ line of round bowls and containers. Made with Sabert’s proprietary polypropylene blend containing 25% post-consumer recycled content (PCR), the new collection is 100% recyclable and meets APR guidelines for recyclability.

Designed with sustainability in mind, the Earthtel™ r-PRO™ line is a groundbreaking solution for foodservice operators looking to reduce their environmental footprint. The new eco-friendly and innovative round bowls and containers feature a sleek design and curated stone color, providing a modern, upscale look that enhances both cool and warm-toned foods.

Sabert Earthtel r-PRO

“Earthtel™ r-PRO™ is the latest addition to our expansive portfolio of innovative sustainable packaging solutions that doesn’t sacrifice performance or aesthetics,” said Stephny Halstead, Vice President of Marketing and New Product Development, Sabert. “From using a new, proprietary recycled content polypropylene blend to designing for full recyclability at end-of-life, the Earthtel™ r-PRO™ line exemplifies our commitment to minimizing environmental impact without comprising quality or functionality.”

The Earthtel™ r-PRO™ Round Bowls and Containers offer several key features:

  • Curated Stone Color: Specifically chosen for both cool and warm undertones, enhancing the appearance of cool toned food dishes and complementing warm-tone food.
  • Secure Stacking Feature: Keeps bowls secure in transit and ensures proper ventilation when stacked, thanks to C-vents and channels on the lid which fits multiple ounce capacities.
  • Versatile Sizes: Available in multiple depths and sizes (18 – 32 oz.) for a table-ready presentation and varied menu applications.
  • Microwaveable and Heat Lamp Safe: Can withstand temperatures up to 220°F.
  • Consumer Reusable: Top rack dishwasher safe.
  • Recyclable: Meets APR guidelines for recyclability.

    Sabert Earthtel r-PRO bowls and containers

The launch is part of Sabert's EarthtelligentTM platform, the company's comprehensive approach to sustainability through innovative product design, use of recycled materials and support for a circular economy. Polypropolene r-PRO™ material is a proprietary blend sourced from Sabert's own Nuvida recycling facility in New Jersey, where waste is diverted from landfills and repurposed as PCR. Sabert is a proud member of the Polypropylene Recycling Coalition, which works to improve PP recovery and recycling in the US. For more information about Earthtel™ r-PRO™ Round Bowls and Containers, please visit

About Sabert

Sabert is a leading global manufacturer of innovative food packaging products and solutions. Founded in 1983, the company is grounded in its purpose of reinventing food packaging to nourish and protect our world. Headquartered in Sayreville, New Jersey, Sabert operates North American facilities in California, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, New Jersey, Texas, and Virginia as well as manufacturing facilities in Nivelles, Belgium; Kimbolton, England; Lodz, Poland; and Zhongshan, China. Using its proprietary Packaging Value Model™, Sabert combines deep insights about food lifecycles and consumer lifestyles, with fast and flexible production capabilities. Its industry-leading product designs encompass all five areas of innovative packaging: Performance, Presentation, Safety, Sustainability and Economics.  For more information, visit

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