Food Contact Packaging

Gabriel-Chemie Group and Insignia Technologies Ltd are partnering in a project that aims to tackle the growing issue of food waste through intelligent plastics and smart pigments. more

Feb 18, 2015 10:07 AM Industry News

The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) has today published its final scientific opinion on the safety of Bisphenol A (BPA), concluding that it poses “no health risk to consumers of any age group at current exposure levels”. more

Jan 21, 2015 1:50 PM Materials

Abingdon-based distributor, Biesterfeld Petroplas, says it is seeing a great potential for the world’s first transparent bio-copolyester from SK Chemicals. more

Apr 30, 2014 1:06 PM Materials

RPC Containers Corby, based in Northamptonshire, has developed a custom-designed squeezable 300ml bottle for a range of accompaniments from General Mills’ Old El Paso brand. more

Feb 28, 2013 2:16 PM Materials

Croda Polymer Additives has launched a new anti-fog concentrate, which is claimed to provide a unique solution to fogging in clear polypropylene food packaging. more

Nov 15, 2012 1:00 PM

Since 2011, food packaging has been subjected to more stringent regulations than ever. Plastic materials are governed by legislation detailing various aspects of risk and hazard assessment, migration behavior and toxicity. Victoria Sayer reports. more

Nov 15, 2012 11:43 AM

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