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Already proven in Europe, the containers are now being introduced into the UK market following major investment by RPC Promens at its Deeside facility Read more

Materials

The Clip Jar is a reliable and cost-effective solution that attractively echoes the look of a traditional glass storage jar, and is available in 50ml, 125ml, 200ml and 350ml sizes Read more

Materials

Petcore Europe Conference 2019 - only two weeks to go. Read more

Events

Researchers have produced a plastic based on indole, a hydrocarbon found in human faeces Read more

Materials

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acopello

The jar was produced using a Matrix blow-moulding machine, making it an industry first Read more

Materials

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NGR

Representatives from the international plastics industry gathered together at Next Generation Recycling Machines in Feldkirchen to experience live the new Liquid State Polycondensation (LSP) method of PET recycling. Read more

Industry News

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Gneuss

The Gneuss MRS Recycling Process has been approved worldwide for food packaging, including Europe, America and Brazil. Read more

Machinery

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RPC

Consumers can now enjoy a houmous dip spiced up with Nando’s famous PERi-PERi sauce in a bespoke thermoformed pot in clear PET from RPC Bebo UK. Read more

Materials

Indorama Ventures and Loop Industries has announced a joint venture to manufacture and commercialise sustainable polyester resin. Read more

Industry News

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Hubbub

Environmental campaigners launched new boat to raise awareness of growing levels of rubbish in Britain’s waterways. Read more

Materials

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L'Oreal is to use an upcycled plastic for its cosmetics packaging

The L’Oréal Group has announced its intention to be the first major cosmetic company to use packaging made from a revolutionary recycled and upcycled PET resin. Read more

Environment

UNITED CAPS acquire closure manufacturer Embalatap, expanding its edible oil portfolio. Read more

Industry News

The EREMA Laserfilter, used in polyolefin recycling has been modified accordingly for the PET sector. Read more

Industry News

CARBIOS announces milestone in the optimisation of its biorecycling process of PET based plastics. Read more

Industry News

The multinational food company Unilever has announced a collaboration with materials recycling specialists for its PET packaging. Read more

Industry News

Collection of household packaging reached 80 per cent in Europe, with over 40 per cent recycled into new products over 2016. Read more

Industry News

The speed of a bottle change will be a top attraction with a transfer from a 110mm 1.8 L jar to 28/410 neck 300ml bottle at NPE2018. Read more

NPE 2018

Petcore Europe has gained eleven new members in Q1 2018. Read more

Industry News

Aylesbury-baed Nordson has supplied an advanced melt filter to German strapping tape firm Cyklop. Read more

Machinery

Liquid hand soap pumped direct to a PET container could reduce the carbon footprint and complexities of blow moulding, suggests Amcor. Read more

Machinery