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The highest honour, the Diamond Award, went to Dai Nippon Printing Co., Ltd., Packaging Division’s DNP Functional Film Complex PET plastic bottle. Read more

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The new target will include all branded food packaging, Sainsbury’s brand food packaging and packaging across all of Sainsbury’s operations. Read more

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Wood Mackenzie’s analysis estimates the amount of PET bottles required to meet the 25 per cent rPET content goal for carbonated soft drink and PET water bottles is equivalent to 1.5 million tonnes in 2025 and 2.2 million tonnes in 2030 Read more

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The decline in European transactions is also likely to be related to the global political situation and uncertainties, including Brexit and US trade barriers Read more

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Added to plastics during processing, HYDROCEROL chemical foaming agents decompose to produce bubbles in the polymer matrix when pressure is reduced as the resin enters the mould or exits the extrusion die Read more

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Compared to HDPE carriers WaveGrip allows for up to 370 per cent more carriers per pallet, thereby reducing overall ship costs as well as fuel consumption and greenhouse gas footprint for the brewery Read more

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The new feature has been created by A Plastic Planet, which joined Packaging Innovations in 2018 to introduce the first ever plastic-free aisle in the UK Read more

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Using Borealis BC918CF, a special BNT-modified copolymer, Mondi is producing a new monomaterial packaging solutions for meat and dairy products Read more

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Starting from mid-September, the supermarket will sell four-packs of Tuna Chunks in Brine with a cardboard sleeve, instead of plastic,. Read more

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The new masterbatches help to solve the issue of black plastic not being detectable in recycling systems, and allows increased recycling rates in Europe and elsewhere Read more

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George Henry, Consumer Analysis at GlobalData, said: “This provides a specific insight for manufacturers as consumers would pursue plastic-free packaging rather than recyclable.” Read more

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Since announcing its ambition in 2018 to remove hard-to-recycle material, Tesco will have eliminated the hardest to recycle materials from own brand products by the end of 2019, by removing over 4,000 tonnes of materials from 8,000 lines Read more

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The company’s ambition is to eliminate virtually all plastic in new products by the end of 2022 Read more

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With this project, Schubert Robotics has received its second order since the opening of the subsidiary in Shanghai at the end of 2018, with a contract for a third order already signed Read more

Machinery

The trial will begin in September, with Aldi selling its Specially Selected steaks in cardboard trays across 380 stores Read more

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Whitakers, based in Skipton, was looking to replace conventional black trays by introducing black rPET tray that was detectable, and so wouldn’t end up in landfill Read more

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Unilever unveils new tubs that are set to be rolled out globally in 2020. Read more

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Graham was the only packaging company to receive an award in the category of Sustainability Leadership (Organisation) Read more

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Using Spectra’s distinctive Roma Round design, the new bottles were blow moulded in 100 per cent post-consumer recycled PET Read more

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The software tool is based on public and recognised criteria catalogues such as those from Plastics Recyclers Europe and is used by Henkel throughout the company Read more

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