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

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

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

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

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

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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. more

NPE 2018

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

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

Machinery

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

Machinery

Synvina is a joint venture to make furandicarboxylic acid for a polymer base in containers, the program will now move to building a dedicated plant in Antwerp. more

Materials

A secure flip bottle cap has been launched by RPC Massmould for Highland Spring bottled water. more

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Bell Packaging has launched a clear tube of rigid film from seventy per cent recycled PET. more

Materials

Packaging machinery and solutions supplier, Sidel, has worked with the Coca-Cola Company (TCCC) to overhaul the bottle design of one of its best-selling soft drinks. more

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Data from the PET bottle haul in 2016 has shown a significant overall increase in recycled bottles from two years ago, with a strong increase in share from the UK and Spain. more

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A bio=based PET constituent will be produced in Denmark after an agreement between Braskem and Haldor-Topsoe. more

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Maria Estela Izquierdo

Horizon 2020 funding has been granted to a European project to depolymerise bottles. more

Materials

Plastic Recyclers Europe and EPBP have joined US partners to create a Plastics Outreach Alliance. more

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University of Wolverhampton

Materials researchers at the University of Wolverhampton have published results from a project with partners in Poland and Italy to turn PET into bioplastics. more

Materials

RPC has launched a high clarity range of squeezy bottles, from 300ml to 920ml, for sauces packaging. more

Materials

Aegg will join exhibitors at the Packaging Innovations show in London with details of the million pound renovation of its facilities in Suffolk. more

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