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

19 May 2016 16:21 Materials

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

15 Nov 2012 11:43

The role of colour in silicone has changed dramatically over the past three decades. The functional properties of silicone are being embraced by manufacturers and the polymer now features in increasing numbers of everyday consumer items. more

25 Oct 2012 16:18