personal care

06 May 2021
--- SABIC is partnering with personal care heavyweight Beiersdorf on the latter’s new Nivea brand packaging. SABIC’s bio-based polypropylene (PP) resin, part of its TruCircle portfolio, will be used for producing the... Read More
04 May 2021
--- German cosmetics brand i+m is releasing a deodorant cream for its We Reduce! range in a 30 ml biodegradable jar from the Sulapac Nordic Collection by beauty packaging manufacturer Quadpack. “The Rose Deodorant... Read More
30 Apr 2021
--- Unilever’s deodorant brand Degree has developed an antiperspirant for people with visual impairment and upper limb motor disabilities. The UK trial of Degree Inclusive is expected to commence in August. “Once... Read More
27 Apr 2021
--- More stringent consumer and legislative environmental sustainability demands are driving rapid change in the personal care and cosmetics packaging sector, with big players pledging to go “green.”... Read More
23 Apr 2021
--- In packaging news this week, Unilever brand Hellmann’s transitioned its “squeezy” condiment range to 100 percent recycled PET (rPET) bottles in the UK. Amcor announced a US$10-15 million strategic... Read More
22 Apr 2021
--- In light of Earth Day 2021, many personal care and cosmetics brands are highlighting their actions against plastic pollution and toward more environmentally sustainable packaging. PackagingInsights takes a look at trending... Read More
31 Mar 2021
--- The Estée Lauder Companies (ELC) and specialty materials provider Eastman is announcing a global memorandum of understanding (MOU) enabling ELC to reach its 2025 sustainable packaging goals. The company has pledged... Read More
30 Mar 2021
--- Beauty for All Industries (BFA) is committing to eliminating 100 percent of virgin plastic waste by the end of 2030. In the next three years, it will come up with new ways of reducing the use of virgin plastic by 50 percent... Read More
25 Mar 2021
--- Primary packaging for the cosmetics and beauty industries player Baralan is introducing two lines of glass bottles – branded Mirella and Alexia – developed primarily for use in the nail polish segment. “The... Read More
23 Mar 2021
--- Avery Dennison is launching, a digital venture bridging the physical and digital worlds. is a connected product cloud: an end-to-end platform capable of creating, assigning and managing unique digital... Read More
22 Mar 2021
--- Specialty chemicals company Clariant is partnering with India Glycols Limited (IGL), which specializes in green technology-based chemicals. The partnership will establish a 51-49 percent joint venture in renewable ethylene... Read More
17 Mar 2021
--- PulPac, PA Consulting (PA) and Seismic Solutions are partnering to deliver cost-effective, fiber-based alternatives to single-use plastics to global markets, including North America. PulPac – inventor of the novel Dry... Read More
11 Mar 2021
--- TerraCycle’s Loop is expanding its partnership with US beauty retailer Ulta Beauty by launching a circular cosmetic packaging platform to reduce waste. Customers across the country can now shop online at a new Ulta and... Read More
09 Mar 2021
--- Lubrizol Life Science Beauty is introducing Caps2go, a skin care serum available in five formulas, packaged in single-use capsules. The packaging is designed to appeal to consumers seeking personal care products with better... Read More
02 Mar 2021
--- Lindal Group is partnering with Alternative Packaging Solutions (APS) to develop a globally patented continuous dispensing system called miniMist. The solution is a reusable dispensing system which is applied onto a screw... Read More
23 Feb 2021
--- L’Oréal brand Biotherm is reducing packaging waste by piloting its first refillable skin care bottle for the Life Plankton Elixir Blue Fountain serum. “The Life Plankton Elixir Blue Fountain represents... Read More
12 Feb 2021
--- In packaging news this week, Graphic Packaging International (GPI) launched a paperboard packaging range that protects and preserves fresh produce at a time of heightened hygiene concern, and joined the Ellen MacArthur... Read More
11 Feb 2021
--- Catalent is launching CosmoPod Duo, a softgel capsule for the delivery of topical skin treatments. Based on the company’s CosmoPod unit-dose twist-off capsule technology, the new capsule features segregated... Read More
10 Feb 2021
--- L’Oréal’s Garnier brand has relaunched its Ultra Doux line of shampoos, which now come in a solid bar format, in recyclable and FSC-certified cardboard packaging. The launch represents the brand’s... Read More
20 Jan 2021
--- LastObject is unveiling a new product as part of its efforts to eliminate single-use items. LastTissue BigBox is a tabletop version of the brand’s on-the-go reusable tissue pack, LastTissue. LastTissue BigBox is... Read More