RSS

Food Contact Packaging

Oregon based Agilyx and Runcorn's INEOS Styrolution have agreed to develop a recycling process for polystyrene. more

Materials

After the public debate over coffee cups recycling, Costa has announced it has secured a deal with five recycling companies to pay £70 per tonne for coffee cups recycled. more

Industry News

The multinational food company Unilever has announced a collaboration with materials recycling specialists for its PET packaging. more

Industry News

January’s brew-haha over a charge on takeaway coffee cups has come to naught after the Government responded with a focus on ‘voluntary commitments’ to reduce container waste. more

Industry News

Netstal will have its ELIOS and ELION machinery debuting at NPE2018. more

NPE 2018

Shoppers can pick up wine, nuts, bread or veg at Ekoplaza in Amsterdam - but no plastic packaging. more

Industry News

The Government's latest findings on the change in the recycling rate in 2016 shows the UK will likely miss the EU 2020 target, but significant progress in plastics packaging recycling leaves the blame at public failure to compost food waste. more

Environment

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

Materials

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

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

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

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

Industry News

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

Industry News

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

Industry News

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

Industry News

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

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

Industry News

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

Industry News

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

Industry News

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

Industry News