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YPS has tripled in size in the last eight years, which has led to it outgrowing its Dewsbury premises, with the new site representing a 50 per cent increase in size Read more

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SPC Engage: London’s theme is Activating Packaging Sustainability Through Goal Implementation, and will help brands, retailers, and their supply chain partners understand how to align their goals with larger global sustainability frameworks Read more

Events

The research, published in The Journal for Carbon Research, focused on black plastics, and removing the carbon to construct nanotube molecules from the bottom up using the carbon atoms Read more

Materials

Developed for use in rPE, Ampacet Blue Edge 226 improves the aesthetics of packaging made of post-consumer recycled plastics Read more

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The research has found that Scottish consumers are collectively buying more than 300,000 tonnes of single-use packaging for their groceries every year Read more

Environment

The raw materials for polyamide and polyethylene were produced in very small quantities as part of the ChemCycling project Read more

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Sidel has long focused on sustainability within aspects such as food safety, sustainable packaging, and equipment, and the signing of the Commitment helps add to these values. Read more

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The acquisition will create “one of the world’s largest plastic packaging companies” globally with a footprint of over 290 locations worldwide. Read more

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Collectively, these three plants generate annual sales of approximately $170 million from the sale of flexible packaging for certain healthcare products Read more

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Evolve by Faerch is made from an average of 85 per cent recycled PET post-consumer content, uniquely utilising mixed coloured PET as attractive food packaging Read more

Materials

A new published report has provided the latest position and the progress which has been made since the forum was set up at the end of 2017 Read more

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WRAP has published a list of eight problematic or unnecessary single-use plastics that The UK Plastics Pact members are expected to remove from shelves by the end of 2020 Read more

Environment

The new containers are made from ‘carton board’, which contains 50 per cent recycled content and 50 per cent new, which itself comes from certified sustainable sources Read more

Environment

Abriso specialises in the extrusion of PE and PS foam and bubble wrap film for the packaging and construction industry Read more

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This development project has been run together with Imerco, a Danish chain of retailers of household and home decoration products, and the Danish Technological Institute Read more

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In a move welcomed by Defra, Glacéau Smartwater will move its entire range and both its 600ml and 850ml servings into plastic bottles made from 100 per cent rPET Read more

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The new coextruded material includes a top and bottom web, with an internal barrier layer that comprises less than five per cent of the entire structure, meaning it qualifies as a mono-material construction and is fully recyclable in existing waste s Read more

Materials

EMR Metal Recycling, and its plastic division, MBA Polymers, are giving all drivers refillable bottles in an attempt to lessen the number of single-use plastics purchased 'on-the-go'. Read more

Environment

Transaction, with effect from 11 June 2019, brings additional scale, capabilities and footprint to Amcor's business, says CEO. Read more

Industry News

Thanks to the project, it is now possible to validate the inertia and stability of two plastic packages for eye drops that have been discarded Read more

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