other packaging

«12345...678»
16 Oct 2019
--- As part of its greenfield project, Nigerian co-packer StrongPack has equipped its facilities with a total of four Sidel lines. After two years of development, the company’s operations now comprise a can line, two... Read More
16 Oct 2019
--- Recycling rates for aluminum beverage cans in the EU, Switzerland, Norway and Iceland rose to a record high 74.5 percent in 2017, a 2.3 percent increase from 2016. Almost 31 billion cans were recycled in EU and EFTA... Read More
15 Oct 2019
--- Filling and packaging manufacturer KHS has published its sustainability report for 2017/2018, which focuses on saving company resources in its product and service concepts. Headquartered in Germany, the company’s... Read More
14 Oct 2019
--- Chemical technology company Avantium has joined the Paper Bottle Project to provide a thin layer of polyethylene furanoate (PEF) that gives the paper bottle high barrier properties. The bottle must be able to withstand gas... Read More
14 Oct 2019
--- P&G haircare brand Herbal Essences is set to introduce technology like Alexa and the Be My Eyes app to make its products more accessible to people with low to no vision. These audio assistance tools make it easier for... Read More
11 Oct 2019
--- Near Field Communication (NFC) technology is widely used in our day-to-day lives, such as in credit cards and computer technology. Italy’s Guala Closures, a non-refillable closures producer specializing in... Read More
11 Oct 2019
--- This week in industry news, PepsiCo announced that the net proceeds from its US$1 billion Green Bond offering will fund a series of key sustainability initiatives, including the fulfillment of a new target to reduce 35... Read More
10 Oct 2019
--- In a major boost to a more circular economy for plastics, 20 innovation projects have joined forces. Coined the “Plastics Circularity Multiplier,” the group will communicate to policymakers, the public and... Read More
10 Oct 2019
--- Nestlé and flexible packaging supplier Emsur Argentina have raised the sustainability bar in the Chilean yogurt market with the introduction of a removable label, which can be easily peeled off supplier Coexpan... Read More
09 Oct 2019
--- As part of its ChemCycling project, BASF will invest €20 million (US$22 million) in Quantafuel, a specialist for the pyrolysis of mixed plastic waste and the purification of pyrolysis oil. The partners aim to further... Read More
09 Oct 2019
--- GEA has launched FoodTray, a solution that combines all the advantages of thermoforming technology, cardboard and film to create sustainable packaging. FoodTray helps reduce food waste and meets the demands for significantly... Read More
08 Oct 2019
--- British-Dutch transnational consumer goods company Unilever has pledged to halve its use of virgin plastic by 2025. It aims to reduce its absolute use of plastic packaging by more than 100,000 metric tons, accelerate its use... Read More
08 Oct 2019
--- Palsgaard has developed new anti-fog coating technology coined Einar 1122 for industrial packaging to keep food looking fresh and desirable for purchase at low temperatures. This initiative is a move to address food waste... Read More
07 Oct 2019
--- The Materials Recovery for the Future (MRFF) research program, in which Amcor is a partner, has launched a single-stream curbside recycling pilot for flexible plastic packaging (FPP) in Pennsylvania, US. The pilot in the... Read More
07 Oct 2019
--- Introducing a charge on disposable coffee cups would be more effective than the widely-used system of offering a discount to customers who bring their own reusable cup. This is according to a study led by Zero Waste... Read More
04 Oct 2019
--- Coca-Cola is set to unveil the “first-ever” plastic bottle made using marine litter that is of food and beverage grade quality. Approximately 300 bottles have been produced using 25 percent recycled marine... Read More
04 Oct 2019
--- In industry news this week, materials science company Dow announced the development of a new resin made with 70 percent recycled plastic, called Dow Agility CE. The solution is the first post-consumer recycled (PCR) product... Read More
04 Oct 2019
--- Ingredients supplier Cargill has reduced the amount of plastic used in its vegetable oil bottles and containers by over 2.5 million pounds (680,000 kg) globally. Different strategies have been used in North America, Europe,... Read More
03 Oct 2019
--- UK start-up Drinks Cubed has launched a premium mineral water, Water Cubed, in SIG’s combidome carton bottle in a bid to be the lowest carbon footprint drinks brand by 2022. The carton is fully recyclable, primarily... Read More
03 Oct 2019
--- Global resource management company Veolia has launched a new service in the UK that recycles harder-to-treat materials, including sweet wrappers, straws and plastic toys. The Procycle service makes separate material... Read More
«12345...678»