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The BBC has announced a plan to remove single-use plastic from its operations by 2020. more

14 Feb 2018 11:58 Industry News

Data from the SMMT for the start of 2018 reveal plateauing car sales, with the diesel section the largest loser due to regulation changes. more

5 Feb 2018 15:46 Industry News

Rugby MP Mark Pawsey has spoken to Parliament's magazine the House on the progress on recycling in the packaging industry. more

26 Jan 2018 14:49 Industry News

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The Marine Conservation Society

Charity renews appeal for plastic charge through new campaign after Theresa May fails to deliver concrete actions in 25-year plan. more

17 Jan 2018 16:10 Environment

The British government has banned microbeads in cosmetics and personal care products. more

9 Jan 2018 14:52 Environment

Companies active in the Australian PVC market have increased rates of resource efficiency and reduced their emissions to win recognition from the industry's peak body. more

27 Nov 2017 10:01 Materials

A rubber seals and gaskets manufacturer says it has “significantly cut” its energy consumption and overall carbon emissions after installing LED lights at its production facility more

20 Nov 2017 16:01 Environment

Recycling challenges can make packaging projects difficult - RECOUP has released case studies on materials use for sustainability. more

10 Nov 2017 14:19 Industry News

The new PVC4Cables group held its debut industry conference in Lyon, Rhône, France. more

27 Oct 2017 14:59 Industry News

Solvay has launched Technyl Red S, a weldable high temperature polyamide for car engine turbochargers. more

19 Oct 2017 12:24 Materials

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P J Hpwling

A film for preserving potatoes from RPC bpi has won its category at the Packaging Europe Sustainability Awards. more

2 Aug 2017 11:21 Materials

Polycarbonate researchers have produced a more eco-friendly polymer, replacing BPA with a lemon-derivative that maintains conventional thermal properties. more

21 Jul 2017 10:18 Materials

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

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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

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Luxus

Luxus, a recycling specialist in Lincolshire, drives forklift eco plan with Doosan trucks from Windsor Materials Handling. more

20 Jun 2017 16:56 Machinery 1 Comments

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Evonik

Degaroute, a road surface spray from Evonik, has been laid on bike paths at Istanbul Technical University to help students cross the sprawling campus car free. more

16 Jun 2017 15:08 Materials

The materials manufacturer collaborated with partners on the development of a completely new process, which involves deriving aniline from biomass. more

30 May 2017 13:49 Industry News

Coffee beans with now be protected from the oxidative ageing process by a sustainable film. more

25 May 2017 16:40 Industry News

The packaging industry’s commitment to sustainability and solving global challenges was highlighted in the 29th DuPont Awards for Packaging. more

25 May 2017 09:49 Industry News

‘Towards Circular Economy’ was the focus of the 2017 VinylPlus Sustainability Forum, which took place in Berlin last week. more

19 May 2017 15:29 Industry News