Opal’s world class, A$140m corrugated packaging facility in Wodonga was officially opened on 14th November, during Australia’s National Recycling Week.
The Chairman of Nippon Paper Industries, Fumio Manoshiro, unveiled a special commemorative plaque from Opal Specialty Packaging to mark the occasion.
Opal’s Wodonga facility, which utilises the latest advanced, high-speed equipment, has a total footprint of approximately 55,000 sqm. The facility will process recycled and kraft paper from Opal’s Botany Mill in Sydney and Maryvale Mill in the Latrobe Valley.
Opal has invested in one of Australia’s newest corrugating facility, which will produce packaging for a wide range of fresh produce, food processing, FMCG and manufacturing industries across Australia. The facility also features a highly automated materials and waste handling system.