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On 11th October 2017, Eunomia published a report commissioned by CPRE and others asserting that English councils would benefit by £35 million from the introduction of a deposit return scheme. more

19 Oct 2017 09:37

Biodegradable plastics offer innovative solutions to improve recycling quality by facilitating the means for more efficient separate waste collection. more

18 Oct 2017 13:23

PET is a material used commonly in cosmetics and pharmacy, one of its key properties being its excellent recyclability. more

18 Oct 2017 09:21

A brand new premium tomato pack, created by Colpac, has been launched onto the top tiers of Aldi’s supermarket shelves. more

17 Oct 2017 10:37

Ocean plastic fashion and recycled packaging launches, ingredient bans and activism are focusing consumer and government attention on maritime conservation. more

16 Oct 2017 08:26

Packaging specialists have distanced themselves from comments from the former head of major UK supermarket chain Asda advocating that retailers move toward total elimination of plastic more

13 Oct 2017 15:44 1 Comments

The world’s number one shampoo brand Head & Shoulders was the recipient of a UN Momentum for Change award in the Planetary Health category. The award recognises novel solutions that balance the need for both human health and a healthy planet. more

12 Oct 2017 13:57

UK garden owners spend almost £1.5 billion a year on new plants. This booming retail sector is supported by a supply chain that includes plastic label, pot, tray and pallet producers more

9 Oct 2017 13:49

AEROBAL stages the World Aluminium Aerosol Can Award every year. The panel of judges made up of experienced editors and journalists from renowned industry media, including Packaging Europe. more

9 Oct 2017 09:46

“UK businesses can make it easier for consumers to recycle their products by producing less waste in the first place and using the same common types of packing materials” states packaging specialist Antalis Packaging. more

9 Oct 2017 08:39

A few years ago Bistrotea revolutionised the world of tea drinkers with the TPOD (Tea Portion of Design). more

6 Oct 2017 14:12

A new film from APEAL, the Association of European Producers of Steel for Packaging, has been launched to highlight the unique preservation qualities of steel packaging. more

6 Oct 2017 12:27

Total Corbion PLA will be exhibiting at the Fakuma trade fair from 17 – 21st October in Friedrichshafen, Germany. more

6 Oct 2017 11:05

Consumer and producer responsibility, increasing quality and quantity of collected material, creating demand through recycled content and innovative thinking were all part of the discussion for the record numbers attending the RECOUP conference more

6 Oct 2017 10:27

Phrases like “sustainability”, “sustainable development”, “waste management” and “circular economy” are omnipresent today. more

6 Oct 2017 10:07

Snact, a fruit snacks manufacturer on a mission to reduce food waste in the UK, has unveiled a distinctive new brand identity, with design by B&B studio. more

6 Oct 2017 08:16

COEXPAN, a company specialized in the manufacturing of rigid plastic sheets and thermoformed products for the food industry, takes part as a key partner in the “LIFE EPS-SURE 2017-2020” Project. more

3 Oct 2017 13:53

API, an Italian company specialized in the production of thermoplastic elastomeric compounds and bioplastics has introduced a broadened portfolio of APINAT® Bioplastics for single-serve coffee capsules. more

3 Oct 2017 12:27

Ahead of the forum Katrin Schwede, head of communications at European Bioplastics, spoke to Tim Sykes about the key trends and challenges in the renewable plastics market. more

3 Oct 2017 10:47

EREMA's Discovery Day has already become established in Europe and the company has now held one for the first time at EREMA North America in Ipswich, Massachusetts, under the title "Circular Economy In Action". more

3 Oct 2017 10:29