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Researchers at the Catholic University of Korea have published findings on research into BPA-free colour fasteners in thermally printed tickets and receipts. more

16 Feb 2018 11:03 Materials

The frozen food merchant Iceland has announced it will phase out plastic packaging from its in house foods after the New Year furore over waste packaging. more

16 Jan 2018 15:37 Environment

Proctor and Gamble hopes its consumers will pay more attention to plastic in the oceans, with a series of washing-up liquid bottles made from a tenth ocean plastic. more

6 Oct 2017 10:39 Industry News

A hybrid syrup bottle and cocktail mixer will provide mixologists a taste of Harry's Bar at home after RPC brought its expertise to sealing the cap. more

12 Sep 2017 11:04 Industry News

Food contact PET and PP packs have been launched by RPC Bebo UK. more

7 Sep 2017 11:21 Industry News

Kingsmoor packs hit shelves for prepacked lunch products. more

4 Sep 2017 12:31 Materials

Supermarket giant Tesco has pledged to scrap sales of single-use carriers, making all shoppers buy a ten pence ‘bag for life’ to make carrier bag sales profitable. more

8 Aug 2017 10:28 Industry News

The plastics industry peak body, the British Plastics Federation, has stood its ground with a riposte to a survey by A Plastic Planet and Populus calling for a ‘plastic-free’ aisle in supermarkets. more

27 Jul 2017 11:41 Industry News

Reverdia has supplied Biosuccinium, a 100 per cent biobased succinic acid, as raw material for the TPU used in a new range of sustainable footwear. more

20 Jul 2017 09:35 Materials

NGO creates stylish fashion line, raising funds with organic and ethical clothing with an ecological message. more

4 Jul 2017 15:40 Industry News

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Reclamation experts Axion Consulting have successfully turned retail gift cards into new PVC applications. more

3 Jul 2017 16:19 Materials

Shoe story: Tecni-Form moulding technique completes iPad device rollout to Clarks’ shoe stores. more

23 Jun 2017 14:16 Industry News

The Institut für Textiltechnik at RWTH-Aachen University has made an easily transportable double-bass from carbon fibre, with a detachable neck but no depletion of sound quality. more

26 May 2017 10:44 Materials