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The new rules will involve the establishment of a comprehensive management system covering the production, sale, utilisation, and recycling of thin plastic film in the countryside Read more

Environment

RKW Agri uses film waste from its own production and from various production locations within the RKW Group, but the waste was sent directly to a recycling plant, but with the addition of the Vecoplan machine, it is able to use its own regrind Read more

Machinery

The technology is part of a wide range of additive manufacturing product presented by Covestro at Formnext Read more

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Covestro is cooperating with the National Institute for Astrophysics in Italy (INAF) to enhance the performance of astronomical instruments through holographic optical elements Read more

Materials

The BOPP film industry is worth in the region of $15 billion, and delivered over 8.4 million tonnes in 2018 Read more

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The joint project to establish a new sustainable packaging standard began soon after the launch of Innovia’s Propafilm Strata film, which achieved the Made for Recycling logo from Interseroh, an independent recycling and consulting company Read more

Materials

Baerlocher has announced at K 2019 that KNF FELXPAK can now run 100 per cent recycled film using post-industrial PE film by improving its quality and consistency with Baerlocher’s BAEROPOL T-Blend Resin Stabiliser Read more

K 2019

The LuxCR process represents the only source of BOPET films which have high levels of chemically recycled polymer and is compliant with EU food legislation Read more

Industry News

Capacity is forecast to increase by over 50 per cent in 2023, with the biggest surge in capacity during 2013 to 2018 Read more

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Mulch films made from ecovio M 2351 can be ploughed into the soil after mechanical harvest as naturally occurring micro-organisms in the soil recognise the structure of the film as food they can metabolise Read more

Materials

The films have been awarded certification for Product Class 1, which applies to articles with direct skin contact for infants and young children, meaning they are associated with the highest demands placed on the skin-compatibility of the products Read more

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Of the more than 1,000 consumers who took part in the research, only 50 per cent said they were aware that plastic films can be recycled, but an overwhelming majority, 93 per cent, said they would like to be able to recycle plastic films more easil Read more

Materials

The film is suitable for use in a range of markets, is printable, and offers and wide seal and hot tack range Read more

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he 2019 edition of ‘AMI’s Palletisation films – The European Market' has quantified and analysed the European palletisation films market and examined the most recent industry dynamics Read more

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The air pillow film consists of PE and at least 50 per cent recycled material, offering the benefits of PE, while helping conserve resources Read more

Materials

The focus is on mono-material film with superior mechanical and optical properties, which will be able to substitute previous multi-layer films made from different materials Read more

K 2019

The purpose is to visibly incorporate the company within the DOMO Group brand identity and to clearly indicate its core business and related scope Read more

Industry News

The film was introduced to various European markets in which shrink film is used as transport packaging, including Russia and Italy Read more

Materials

The new coextruded material includes a top and bottom web, with an internal barrier layer that comprises less than five per cent of the entire structure, meaning it qualifies as a mono-material construction and is fully recyclable in existing waste s Read more

Materials

The global BOPET packaging films market has been segmented on the basis of thickness, applications, and end-use industries, and the report shows the market is expected to expand 1.8 times in terms of market volume by the end of 2029 Read more

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