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This added functionality delivers greater distribution control on bottles with very thin sidewalls or at specific locations on other types of bottles where precise material management is critical to meet performance and quality requirements Read more

Machinery

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Ettlinger

Ultra-fine microperforation sets new standards in melt filtration. Read more

Materials

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

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Nat-2

Sustainable luxury footwear company launches vegan sneakers made from hay and recycled plastic bottles. Read more

Materials

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Lorien Engineering Solutions

Lorien Engineering Solutions installs new production lines at Britvic’s Leeds and Rugby manufacturing sites. Read more

Machinery

Bell packaging has announced almost all its customers have switched to Retran, a recycled form of clear packaging. Read more

Materials

Sidel

José Andre outlined how SteadyEDGE can help brands differentiate

At this year’s Blow Moulding Conference held in Cologne, Germany, Sidel gave insights into increased PET packaging shape opportunities and how to achieve them. Read more

Industry News

Results show more collected material is needed to pave the way to increased recycling rates. Read more

Industry News

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Tim Lloyd

R&D / Leverage has switched from desiccant dryers to vacuum dryers from Maguire. Read more

Machinery

W. Amsler will use its single-cavity PET stretch blow moulder to produce bottles for NPE2018’s bottle zone beer garden. Read more

NPE 2018