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Biome Technologies

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

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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. more

Industry News

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

Industry News

VinylPlus

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. more

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

Materials

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

Industry News

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

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

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

Environment

MGS

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. more

Industry News

Chem-Trend has published its first Sustainability Report, which it says highlights its own sustainability goals, as well as the ways in which it helps customers achieve theirs. more

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John Lewis

John Lewis is set to launch a new range of towels with recycled content. Shown here towels from its current range.

John Lewis says it has achieved a technological breakthrough in the use of recycled plastics for a new range of towels that are fluffy and soft. more

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Just Eat

Just Eat's range of seaweed-based packaging, being trialled in the UK for six weeks. Image: Just Eat

Just Eat, a marketplace for UK takeaways, has launched a trail of seaweed-based packaging for sachets of sauce as part of its sustainability strategy. more

Environment

Hyndburn Scouts attended a tour at the What More UK factory, based in Altham, to find out more about the process of making storage boxes and items they use every day. more

Industry News

The EU-sponsors €2.6 million to “Zero Cabin Waste” pilot project in Madrid to address opportunities for more sustainable packaging. more

Environment