USPTO grants patent for TemperPack’s ClimaCell packaging material

The US Patent Office and Trademark Office (USPTO) has granted a patent for TemperPack’s ClimaCell advanced thermal and protective packaging material. TemperPack used bonded polysaccharide particles to create ClimaCell, which was introduced to the market in May last year. The new material offers a scalable alternative to expanded polystyrene (EPS), also known as Styrofoam.


Recycling in America. James McGoff on NPR's Full Disclosure.

TemperPack's James McGoff Featured on NPR's Full Disclosure

Last Thursday, TemperPack's James McGoff was a featured guest on Roben Farzad's NPR podcast Full Disclosure. In addition, Kate Daley, Executive Director of the Center for the Circular Economy at Closed Loop Partners, joined the discussion. During the podcast, they covered a full range of topics regarding recycling in America. Listen below: https://soundcloud.com/robenfarzad/what-a-waste TemperPack co-founder and co-CEO James McGoff featured on NPR's podcast Full Disclosure with Roben Farzad.


Specialty pharmacy transitions to ‘green’ shipping coolers

By the end of 2018, Diplomat Pharmacy expects that it will complete its switch to ClimaCell™ coolers from TemperPack for its temperature-sensitive medication shipments. Flint-MI-based Diplomat Pharmacy is an independent provider of specialty pharmacy and infusion services, helping people with complex and chronic health conditions in all 50 states, partnering with payers, providers, hospitals, manufacturers, and more. The ClimaCell coolers are recyclable at curbside and can be recycled wherever plastic bags are accepted. For Diplomat Pharmacy, these coolers will replace expanded polystyrene (EPS) foam coolers. Diplomat’s efforts are expected to divert more than five tons of plastic from landfills every week by moving away from EPS foam, reflecting the organization’s commitment to protecting the environment while ensuring patient safety. “Switching to ClimaCell not only reduces Diplomat’s carbon footprint; it’s also a reflection of our steadfast commitment to patients,” says Diplomat…