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A survey undertaken by Greenpeace to gauge the feelings of national retailers on the implementation of a plastic bottle return scheme (DRS) has been met with a mixed response. more

11 Dec 2017 12:00 Environment

Gabriel-Chemie has introduced a new service that will see it test raw materials and masterbatch to ensure it is fit for use in packaging for sensitive contents. more

30 Nov 2017 16:40 Materials

There’s so much innovation in the pipeline at Dow Performance Silicones that global segment leader, Christophe Paulo, says it’s a challenge to try and slow down. more

30 Nov 2017 15:41 Materials

New figures out today have predicted 20 percent growth for the global bioplastics industry over the next five years. more

29 Nov 2017 14:49 Materials

Commitment from corporate brands to use recycled materials, an upswing in quality and investment in infrastructure are key factors needed for the successful future of the UK’s recycling industry. more

29 Nov 2017 11:32 Environment

Clariant has launched a new range of colour masterbatch designed for caps and closures on bottled water packaging. more

24 Nov 2017 14:34 Materials

In response to the proposal made by the Government to tax certain plastics packaging products, the British Plastics Federation has said it feels this is not "the best course of action." more

20 Nov 2017 10:04 Environment

Recycling challenges can make packaging projects difficult - RECOUP has released case studies on materials use for sustainability. more

10 Nov 2017 14:19 Industry News

Packaging firms Mercury Packaging and CPS Flexibles have joined under one name after the merger earlier this year. more

1 Nov 2017 09:28 Industry News

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

18 Oct 2017 10:25 Industry News

Garden centre waste is targeted by Vanden recycling, aiming to make a completely closed loop for packaging of new plants. more

11 Oct 2017 14:10 Industry News

The British Plastics Federation has found widespread misunderstanding of the UK's contribution to marine litter in a Yougov survey. more

2 Oct 2017 16:13 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

An arrat of directors in packaging design will hold talks in a partnership between Packaging Innovations show and the Pentawards. more

4 Sep 2017 17:00

Kingsmoor packs hit shelves for prepacked lunch products. more

4 Sep 2017 12:31 Materials

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

7 Aug 2017 11:12 Materials

Aegg will join exhibitors at the Packaging Innovations show in London with details of the million pound renovation of its facilities in Suffolk. more

2 Aug 2017 13:55 Industry News

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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

Coca Cola is encouraging consumers to fall in love with recycling with a new, stop-motion television advert made entirely from recycled packaging. more

31 Jul 2017 14:14 Environment