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Food Contact Packaging

Philip's new line of coffee machines uses regrind from its former vacuum cleaners as its base material. more

15 Feb 2018 11:23 Materials

Big Mac purveyor McDonalds has pledged to retain all its plastic and fibre based packaging in the circular economy within the decade. more

29 Jan 2018 11:41 Industry News

The frozen food merchant Iceland has announced it will phase out plastic packaging from its in house foods after the New Year furore over waste packaging. more

16 Jan 2018 15:37 Environment

The British Plastics Federation has fired back at plans from the Government to rid the food industry of plastic packaging by the year 2042 AD. more

11 Jan 2018 15:06 Industry News

Café owners have espresso’d concern the 25p charge on cups could macchiato-nother barrier to business. And campaigners may say it is ‘too little, too latte’. more

5 Jan 2018 09:32 Industry News

'Klear can' by Milacron shows fruit products in a tough and transparent container. more

18 Oct 2017 10:25 Industry News

A range of spooky sweeties launched by Haribo for Hallowe'en will go on shelves for a second year. more

3 Oct 2017 12:04 Industry News

Belgian moulder Miko Pac turned to in-mould labelling experts Verstraete for its project with Unilever Magnum. more

2 Oct 2017 11:44 Industry News

A cross-industry group is looking to turn black green by improving recyclability in packaging. more

2 Oct 2017 09:39 Industry News

Food and drink sales have brought the monthly growth rate for UK manufacturing down but long-term prospects still look set for a stable increase. more

22 Sep 2017 14:04 Industry News

Utilities manager Veolia has opened a HDPE sorting site on the Thames estuary, specialising in vacuum extrusion from milk bottles. more

20 Sep 2017 14:57 Industry News

Raepak has completed a development project to make a cap to dose for all viscosities. more

13 Sep 2017 12:07 Industry News

Food contact PET and PP packs have been launched by RPC Bebo UK. more

7 Sep 2017 11:21 Industry News

Kingsmoor packs hit shelves for prepacked lunch products. more

4 Sep 2017 12:31 Materials

Supermarket giant Tesco has pledged to scrap sales of single-use carriers, making all shoppers buy a ten pence ‘bag for life’ to make carrier bag sales profitable. more

8 Aug 2017 10:28 Industry News

RPC has launched a high clarity range of squeezy bottles, from 300ml to 920ml, for sauces packaging. more

7 Aug 2017 11:12 Materials

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A film for preserving potatoes from RPC bpi has won its category at the Packaging Europe Sustainability Awards. more

2 Aug 2017 11:21 Materials

Plastic Recyclers Europe has warned that poor quality PET recyclate is proliferating, due to outdated collection systems, high moisture in bales because of thinner flakes and more complex waste streams. more

17 Jul 2017 14:09 Materials

BRC Certification group continues AA grade for Kingsmoor's packaging. more

14 Jul 2017 10:46 Industry News

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Innovia will make a new series of BOPP food packaging film at its plant in Wigton, Cumbria. more

31 May 2017 09:42 Materials