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One year into its five-year strategy to reduce energy consumption and greenhouse gas emissions, Crown Holdings, Inc., a leading supplier of metal packaging products worldwide, has already surpassed one of its stated goals. more

17 Aug 2017 10:37

Leading folding carton packaging manufacturer Graphic Packaging International (GPI) will showcase its innovative FruitPack® range of sustainable fresh produce packaging solutions at this year’s UK Produce Industry Fair. more

17 Aug 2017 10:28

Sun Chemical has released its 2016 Corporate Sustainability Report, which focuses on how its research and development efforts have led to new products and services that help customers improve their eco-efficiency goals. more

16 Aug 2017 15:08

In 2007 a bring bank collection system was launched for beverage cartons as the first stage of a strategy to increase recycling in the UK. more

16 Aug 2017 09:47

The Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification (PEFC UK), has produced a new informative brochure, specifically aimed at the Restaurant and Food & Beverage industry sectors. more

16 Aug 2017 08:04

Working together with McDonald’s, Arla is launching a new co-branded Happy Meal and Arla Organic Milk bottle which will roll-out across McDonald’s UK restaurants. more

9 Aug 2017 15:25

Recycled PET (rPET) from PET Recycling Team GmbH – a wholly owned subsidiary of ALPLA based in Wöllersdorf/Lower Austria – results in 79 per cent lower CO2 emissions compared to new material. more

9 Aug 2017 14:26

Recyclers certainly weren’t sitting down on the job when it came to finding a new use for empty Buxton® natural mineral water bottles. more

9 Aug 2017 09:12

Recycled PET from PET Recycling Team GmbH – a wholly owned subsidiary of ALPLA based in Wöllersdorf/Lower Austria – results in 79 per cent lower CO2 emissions compared to new material. more

9 Aug 2017 08:57

Tesco has announced that from 28 August single use carrier bags will be replaced by a new ‘Bag for Life’ made from 94% recycled plastic. The new bag will be priced at 10p and sales of the bag will fund community projects across Britain. more

8 Aug 2017 12:40

As part of the Packaging Design session at Sustainability in Packaging Europe, Ulrike Sapiro, Director of Sustainability at The Coca-Cola Company gives her opinion on the future of packaging sustainability over the next five years. more

4 Aug 2017 09:05

A transformational approach to can coating formulations from Dow has gained yet more industry recognition in the latest Edison Awards for Applied Technology, an annual competition honoring excellence in innovation. more

2 Aug 2017 14:48

About 60 visitors to the Recycling & Compounding TecDay organised by KraussMaffei Berstorff and EREMA received insider information about state-of-the-art technologies, innovative machinery and unparalleled services around plastics recycling. more

2 Aug 2017 12:50

Crown Holdings, Inc., a leading supplier of metal packaging products worldwide, has recognized three of its facilities for outstanding sustainability achievements from 2015 to 2016. more

2 Aug 2017 10:27

Specialist packaging solutions provider, Parkside, has expanded its sustainable packaging range with the launch of Ooh-la- la tea biscuits, a new share bag manufactured with a substrate utilising eucalyptus tree. more

2 Aug 2017 08:02

As a result of its customer focused research and development, Mondi’s technical films business has created and introduced a water soluble film for the smart and convenient packing and dosing of powders, tabs and granulates. more

1 Aug 2017 09:43

AMUT RECYCLING DIVISION awarded two tenders issued by European leading companies both involved in the waste management field. more

1 Aug 2017 08:40

Each year, millions of tonnes of food is being discarded due to strict guidelines from supermarkets relating to the aesthetics of the vegetables they buy from their producers. more

28 Jul 2017 08:23

Nelipak® Healthcare Packaging, a global provider of custom thermoformed packaging that provides superior protection for medical devices and pharmaceuticals, has joined The Healthcare Plastics Recycling Council (HPRC). more

27 Jul 2017 14:57

The food protection and preservation capabilities of X-Hance film from RPC bpi protec have been acknowledged in a major sustainability awards programme. more

27 Jul 2017 12:22