Sustainability Awards

Today, Krzysztof Krajewski, head of head of packaging innovation Vanish/ Finish RB, explains how an all-PE pack has been designed to be fully recyclabale. Read more

Matteo Cardinotti, managing director Bobst Firenze, discusses their revolutionary concept in inking technology, which has massive implications for ink waste reduction. Read more

We talk to Plafco Fibertech Finland about its biodegradable and marine degradable fibre composite, which has been nominated in the 'Resource Efficiency' category. Read more

Today we speak to Thomas McCaffrey, new product development manager at  Quinn, who talks us through a development with the potential to divert thousands of tonnes of black plastic ending up in landfill each year. Read more

Melodea Ltd, based in Israel, is a finalist in the the ‘bio-based’ category for its barrier solutions based on Cellulose NanoCrystals. Galia Greenbaum, business development manager tells us more. Read more

Today we talk to Sulzer's Mariella Devrient, who tells us about the company's innovative next-generation primary packaging for adhesive applications: the collapsible ecopaCC™ cartridge. Read more

Today, we speak with ‘Resource efficiency’ finalist CYPET Technologies’ managing director Constantinos Sideris, and find out more about the company’s 120 litre drum made from PET material, using a special process. Read more

Nominations have closed and the verdict of the Packaging Europe readership is in - so we can reveal the three finalists for our Readers’ Award! This is your chance to decide which innovation best addresses the environmental challenges we face. Read more

Today, we catch up with Terracycle CEO Tom Szaky and talk about Loop, a platform that transform the packaging of everyday items from single-use to multi-use, and a finalist in the Best Practice category. Read more

Today Gian De Belder, packaging technologist, Procter and Gamble, and project leader of the HolyGrail project (finalist in the 'Driving the circular economy' category), discusses how collaboration is key to solving sustainability challenges. Read more

The countdown is on for the live Sustainability Awards 2019 ceremony, where we will unveil the worthy winners of the most prestigious sustainability competition for packaging innovation. Read more

The concept design of Glow was driven by a desire to find a way to reduce the use of packaging within the light bulb market and a frustration with the unchanging and duplicate packaging formats currently on shelf Read more

We explore the 25 standout solutions that made it to the finals of the Sustainability Awards, handpicked by our independent, expert judging panel. Read more

The countdown is on for the live Sustainability Awards 2019 ceremony. In anticipation, we explore the 25 standout solutions that made it to the finals, handpicked by our independent, expert judging panel. Read more

Ahead of the Sustainability Awards 2019 ceremony at FachPack on 25th September, here are the 25 finalists competing for the top sustainability prizes in packaging Read more

We’re excited to announce a new dimension of the Sustainability Awards, which puts the power in your hands: introducing the Readers’ Award! Read more

Watch to discover all about the highest rated of this year’s entries, which will now compete for the coveted trophies at the Sustainability Awards ceremony at FachPack on 25th September. Read more

The elite international, independent jury has completed round one of its deliberations – and we can now reveal the 25 finalists competing for the packaging Sustainability Awards 2019. Read more

Our weekly packaging highlights, featuring a conceptual green design for green fingered applications, an acquisition with big implications for rigid plastics globally, and a German collaboration to explore potential for (edible?) seaweed packaging. Read more

Using insight driven design as a tool for innovation, this four-part series showcases a range of future focused concept designs looking to reduce the negative environmental impact of packaging. Read more

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