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Clariant has turned the spotlight onto its natural-based alternative for safer, hard-working printing inks for food applications, and publications on enhancing the long-term natural appeal and design possibilities of glass Read more

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Covestro

A recent Life Cycle Assessment has found a laptop cover made of Maezio continuous fibre-reinforced thermoplastic composites from Covestro can significantly reduce the carbon footprint by more than 70 per cent compared to one made from conventional al Read more

Materials

The materials offer competitive performance, while tackling the negative environmental impact of traditional oil-based, non-recyclable multilayer packaging Read more

Materials

Borealis also performed among the top one per cent of all suppliers assessed in the most recent round of EcoVadis Supplier Sustainability Ratings completed in 2018 Read more

Environment

Eurocell’s £10 million decade long improvement of its recycling facilities paid off as it recycled over 1.2 million frames Read more

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Biome Technologies

Biome Technologies has been awarded further funding to scale solutions to plastic waste. Read more

Materials

Dr. Martin Brudermüller (Mitte), Vorstandsvorsitzender der BASF SE, bei der Preisverleihung mit Jörg Willimayer (links) und Jürgen Westermeier von der BMW Group / Dr. Martin Brudermüller (middle), Chairman of the Board of Executive Directors of BA...

BASF

BASF has been presented with a BMW Supplier Innovation Award 2018 in the Sustainability category. Read more

Industry News

A new report presents the business case for adopting a circular economy. Read more

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Brigitte Dero (left) describes the label as "game changing"

The new ‘Product Label’ aimed the building and construction industries is designed to make it simpler for customers, specifiers and markets to identify the best performing and most sustainable PVC building and construction products. Read more

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Sustainable packaging is at the heart of RPC bpi protec’s new website. Read more

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Fakuma prides itself on showcasing the best of the core plastics processing technologies the industry has to offer, but in 2018, the organisers are giving the event a greener focus. Read more

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The LEGO Group reveals latest set to come ‘Out of the Vault’, Vestas Wind Turbine, which aim to raise awareness about sustainability and renewable energy. Read more

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MSCI has raised Covestro’s sustainability rating from BBB to A. Read more

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RPC Design has created a grading system that provides an easy visual guide to the sustainability credentials of each new pack it creates. Read more

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Dow has won the ‘Sustainability Product of the Year’ for the second consecutive time in the Business Intelligence Group’s Sustainability Awards Program. Read more

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Six key business streams announced for Scotland’s Circular Economy Hotspot. Read more

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The Recycling Partnership and the PepsiCo Foundation launch largest-ever industry challenge to boost residential recycling for 25 million US families. Read more

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Royal DSM are collaborating with APK to increase the sustainable benefits of multilayer food packaging films. Read more

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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

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MGS Technical Plastics has invested £43k in a new solar power unit

MGS Technical Plastics has invested in a solar power unit costing £43,000 as it looks to build further upon its environmental credentials. Read more

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