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Clariant has turned the spotlight onto its natural-based alternative for safer, hard-working printing inks for food applications, and publications on enhancing the long-term natural appeal and design possibilities of glass Read more

Materials

The new product family contains 80 per cent post-consumer recycled mixed-colour PET, is NIR detectable by the UK’s existing recycling infrastructure, and possesses the proven benefits of CPET Read more

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Garçon Wines

The 10 Flat Bottle Case is set to significantly cut carbon emissions and logistics costs from the supply chain of wine. Read more

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Pentawards

The awards return with an extended jury panel led by a new President and a new judging system. Read more

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WRAP will continue its delivery of the successful Recycle Now citizen campaign alongside broader recycling messages, while OPRL will remain responsible for on-pack recycling messages, using Recycle Now iconography under exclusive license Read more

Environment

The TFS 200 MSV can pack MAP, Skin and Vacuum styles, and is perfect for use with 422mm wide film Read more

Machinery

Yonwoo has ordered 12 MicroPower machines from Wittmann Battenfeld, of which six are already up and running Read more

Machinery

The materials offer competitive performance, while tackling the negative environmental impact of traditional oil-based, non-recyclable multilayer packaging Read more

Materials

The new Detecta by Quinn range of black PET trays address long standing recyclability issues, and could provide the first possibility of a circular economy for black plastic packaging Read more

Materials

X-EnviroShrink has been shortlisted for EPRO’s Best Recycled Plastic Products award, and in Plastics Recycling Awards Europe’s Plastic Packaging Product of the Year category Read more

Industry News

The Protector 40 Primus+ detects all magnetic and non-magnetic metal contaminants, even when they are enclosed in the product, and the metal contaminants are rejected via the Quick-Valve separation unit Read more

Machinery

The launch of the campaign, which features on the industry’s Best Practice Hub, comes in response to startling findings from a Considerate Constructors Scheme survey of over 900 people working within the UK and Irish construction industries Read more

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Independent British Tailors react to plastic problem with 100 per cent recyclable and compostable shirt packaging. Read more

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The G1 applicator from WaveGrip was the best choice for Lagabiere thanks to a top speed of 100 cans-per-minute, full automation and its easy-to-use design Read more

Machinery

With just over a week to go until Packaging Innovations, our reporter Grace Nolan talked with James Drake-Brockman, Divisional Director of Easyfairs’ Packaging Portfolio to see what we can expect from the exhibition. Read more

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Leading plastic houseware manufacturer What More UK has been celebrating its international reach Read more

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The ODR Working Group has been working on increased recyclability of sleeved PET bottles as the use of sleeves can cause problems in sorting PET bottles via near-infrared and optical detectors used in waste plastic packaging sorting and recovery plan Read more

Environment

ALPLA and Zamil founded a joint venture in 2008, of which ALPLA previously held a 49 per cent share Read more

Industry News

Originally set up by leading British Retail Consortium and Food & Drink Federation members working with WRAP, the label quickly established itself as a recognised marque with consumers Read more

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Recent focus on sustainability, and the inherent difficulties in recycling global flexible packaging, has brought the industry and its products into the view of the mainstream media Read more

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