RPC Promens Innocan has launched a range of PET containers aim at the edible oil sector, which they say offer a variety of benefits for both manufacturers and consumers. more

Jul 15, 2016 3:06 PM Materials

A custom-designed, squeezy PET bottle is helping the UK’s number one sauce brand to stand out from competitors with more label space and ease-of-use. more

Jun 29, 2016 2:00 PM Industry News

M&H plastics has developed a new shot glass that both replaces the original glass design and provides a safe and recyclable alternative for bars and clubs across Europe. more

Jun 6, 2016 9:07 AM Materials

EREMA, in collaboration with SIPA, held the global premier of a new recycling system that enables direct processing of PET flakes for food contact compliant inline preforms in a single processing step. more

Jun 2, 2016 4:56 PM Industry News

PolyOne has announced that its Colormatrix business has licensed the right to manufacture, market and sell a high-performance light blocking technology for liquid dairy packaging from leading PET resin and concentrate manufacturer, Novapet. more

May 19, 2016 4:21 PM Materials

UK-based Petainer, a specialist in high performance and sustainable packaging, has recruited Brett Lamont as its new Sales Director, Distribution. more

May 19, 2016 12:24 PM Industry News

Following an increase in demand from both customers and consumers, Montgomery Waters, based in Wales, has recently installed a second complete line solution at its manufacturing site for the production of liquids in PET. more

Mar 2, 2016 12:11 PM Machinery

A PET label liner recycling scheme started in 2014 has saved one drinks manufacturer significant costs, as well as provided reduced environmental impact and greenhouse gas emissions. more

Dec 14, 2015 11:37 AM Environment

Plastipak Packaging (formerly APPE) has announced the launch of its latest PET innovation for the beverage industry. more

Nov 11, 2015 3:14 PM Industry News

A Belgium-based packaging manufacturer has placed an order for its second KREYENBORG infrared dryer (IRD) for crystallisation and drying PET flakes, after the first proved beneficial in terms of increased throughput, process stabilisation and quality more

Nov 11, 2015 2:53 PM Machinery

Provider of PET solutions for liquid packaging, Sidel, has recently developed new quality control and analysis technology that it says is a “significant innovation” in bringing control and self-regulation to the blow moulding process. more

Aug 5, 2015 10:53 AM Machinery

An Oldham-based injection moulder says it has developed a method for creating the “thinnest wall PET on the market.” more

Jul 8, 2015 3:19 PM Industry News

PET packaging specialist, APPE, has revealed that the first customer to use its plastic aerosol container innovation, SprayPET, is Danish tanning products firm, nordictan. more

Jun 18, 2015 5:53 PM Industry News

The Coca-Cola Company has unveiled its first PET bottle made from 100 percent plant materials. more

Jun 4, 2015 3:33 PM Environment

Gloucestershire-based Petlon Polymers has recently invested in a new extrusion line for the compounding of PET, which incorporates an efficient Kreyenborg Infra-Red Dryer (IRD) for efficient processing. more

May 1, 2015 2:16 PM Machinery

As it continues to invest and grow in the packaging sector, RPC has announced the acquisition of Netherlands-based PET Power B.V. for an undisclosed sum. more

Feb 17, 2015 2:08 PM Industry News

Independent converter of PET in the UK, Esterform Packaging Limited, has announced that it has acquired the business of Constar UK based at Sherburn-in Elmet near York. more

Jan 26, 2015 10:49 AM Industry News 1 Comments

Petainer, a leading PET and plastic packaging supplier to the food and drinks sector, has announced that it is preparing to enter the UK market with an investment in a new site early in 2015. more

Dec 1, 2014 4:22 PM Industry News

Plastics Recyclers Europe has released a set of ‘design-for-recycling’ guidelines for PET trays. more

Sep 30, 2014 1:23 PM Environment

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