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Progressing the work of the Pact as part of its Second Nature sustainability strategy, Cranswick has delivered true action against the initial pledge Read more

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The new detectable bottles will be phased in during 2019 and will allow Unilever to further close the loop and include the recycled black plastic back in new packaging Read more

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The Club involved challenging 50 employees in East Anglia to go a month without using single-use packaging while having their lunch, in an attempt to cut single use plastic and food waste Read more

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The letter was signed by members of INCPEN, the BPF, and the Packaging Federation, as well as numerous high-profile food and drink companies Read more

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The new packaging material uses an alternative carbon-free black colour, enabling used bottles to be integrated back into the value chain Read more

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The complete extrusion line is equipped with cutting-edge machine components and can produce sheets and thin boards made from new materials, recycled materials, bioplastics, and combinations of materials Read more

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The company says bottles collected by staff at its HQ in Atlanta will be recycled to create the gowns for over 200 students to wear next year. Read more

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Association questions testing methods used in the study, which looks at the degradation rates of five types of plastic bags found commonly on UK high streets when treated as litter. Read more

Environment

The news comes after SQF unveiled a pledge in February to ensure all its packaging is recyclable or compostable by 2022. Read more

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The strong line-up of award wins comes as Garçon Wines launches with online gifting retailer Moonpig and shortly after the launch of its game-changing ten flat bottle cases, designed and executed in partnership with packaging industry leader DS Smith Read more

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M_use, short for ‘materials in use’, is a community where users can find inspiration as they experience the attributes of a label application, as well as discover more about the science behind the design Read more

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The trial will begin in August and will involve Deliveroo workers picking up used containers so restaurants can wash and reuse containers for future use Read more

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Designed by RPC Design, the bespoke four litre HDPE bottle provides a drip-free dispensing method for AdBlue, which reduces nitrogen dioxide exhaust emissions and needs to be poured through a separate filler hole Read more

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To be able to distribute the All-in-one Seal promotion, consisting of 12 tubes together with 12 spouts, Den Braven decided to contact DS Smith Plastics to design a universal packaging to be used in both brick and mortar and online shops Read more

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The world’s largest beverage company said that 70 per cent of the plastic bottles manufactured in Australia will be made entirely from recycled plastic by the end of 2019 Read more

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Newly created ePac Holdings Europe will manage this expansion, with the first manufacturing location slated to be operational in the second half of 2019 Read more

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The website includes guidance of the types of material used in the manufacturing process, as well as a ‘where to recycle’ widget, showing where its products can be recycled Read more

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CuanTec, based in Motherwell and Oban, takes waste langoustine shells created from seafood processing to make a natural polymer, which can then be turned into a flexible film Read more

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The Stock Keeping Unit (SKU) rationalisation programme, part of MMI’s Darwin project, could see the company pare down the 835 fresh milk and cream SKU’s manufactured across its network of six dairies by up to 40 per cent Read more

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