Avery Dennison RFID Innovating Sustainable Solutions

As Radio Frequency Identification continues to help improve item-level accuracy and make the global retail supply chain more efficient, it will become increasingly more vital to businesses wanting to move toward greater sustainability. The visibility gained by RFID means less waste and lower consumption of our world’s natural resources. As adoption of RFID continues to progress in retail and new markets, Avery Dennison RFID will continue to innovate our solutions so they drive sustainability today and anticipate the environmental challenges of the future.


Solution Spotlight:
SmartFace Technology

Avery Dennison RFID Smart Face Technology

Avery Dennison RFID SmartFace™ Technology removes the PET layer and replaces it with a paper substrate, creating a recyclable solution to reduce environmental impact. SmartFace™ Technology, combined with the new 12 inch wafers, creates one of the most sustainable RFID solutions on the market.

RBIS + NXP: Collaborators on an Industry-First Innovation

Avery Dennison collaborates with NXP to deliver first to market innovation, 12-inch Wafter

We are long-standing partners with NXP Semiconductors, and proud to be not only the industry leader, but also first to market with our latest innovation: the 12-Inch Wafer. This sustainable, cost-effective solution is designed to increase production capacity, improve assembly quality and efficiency, and most importantly, reduce in-manufacturing waste and electricity.

Avery Dennison RFID believes in responsible forestry

Avery Dennison RFID +
Rainforest Alliance

We believe in responsible forestry, not just to protect the environment, but also the communities who rely on forests for shelter, fuel, and food. That’s why Avery Dennison RFID adds Rainforest Alliance-certified products to our solutions portfolio whenever possible. These products contain components sourced from Rainforest Alliance-certified forests, which are managed according to rigorous environmental, social and economic criteria.

2025 Sustainability Goals:
We’ve Set the Bar Higher.

As part of Avery Dennison family, we are upping the ante over the next decade on ambitiously reducing the impact our business has on the environment and cultivating a workforce that is more diverse, engaged, and healthy.

Putting Sustainability in Action

Learn about all the ways Avery Dennison does more than just talk sustainability. Our commitment to people and the planet is the foundation of our broad offering of responsible, ingenious solutions, including supporting emerging sustainable designers; helping apparel and footwear brands create more ethical, green products; and leveraging our reputation in the industry to deliver positive economic, social, and environmental impact.