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Palsgaard introduces its anti-fogging coating for PET packaging at K 2019, and discusses its plant-based and carbon neutral portfolio. Read more

How do we solve the circular economy challenge at the same time as providing food to a growing global population amid increasing pressure on resources and the climate? Ed Roberts, Sealed Air sustainability director for EMEA, talks to Tim Sykes Read more

Ahead of the AIPIA world congress 2019 we ask three specialists in Active & Intelligent Packaging, Systech, PragmatIC and Dotz, to look ahead to their participation. Read more

Cheap - quality - safe - green: Energy Sciences introduces its Gelflex EB ink, facilitating game-changing printing implications for flexible packaging and new collaborations to bring recyclable materials to market Read more

Matthews Marking introduces MPERIA - the powerful line controller that adapts to customer's needs, rather than the other way around, and can be used to control the whole packaging line. Read more

What's the most sustainable path to a circular economy? Should we prioritise recycling or reuse? In the fifth and final film from the Sustainable Packaging Summit 2019 Tim Sykes leads a panel discussion featuring PepsiCo, P&G, CEFLEX and TerraCycle Read more

Next up in our series of Sustainability Awards gold sponsor video interviews, Koehler Paper Group's Eckhard Kallies, outlines the company's reasons of entering the packaging market as well as ambitious plans for biodegradable coatings. Read more

In the penultimate film shot at the Sustainable Packaging Summit 2019 TerraCycle CEO Tom Szaky talks about eliminating the idea of waste and the new Loop e-commerce platform, based around on reusable packaging. Read more

The Packaging Europe team gains insights from a glass, paper and plastics perspective from Sustainability Awards gold sponsors O-I (01:08), Amcor (10:58), Koehler Paper Group (16:00), Trinseo (27:10), Domo Film Solutions (39:54) and SP Group (46:16). Read more

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Avery Dennison's Jan 't Hart shares sustainability perspectives and underlines the importance of cooperation across the supply chain to solve the pressing issues of today. Read more

With so many variables and complexities, how do you identify the most sustainable packaging solution? Graeme Smith discusses Mondi's customer-centric approach. Read more

In the second of five films, Dana Mosora shares the progress made by CEFLEX, as the European flexibles value chain unites to map out and realise a viable circular economy with universal collection and recycling of flexible packaging Read more

The pet food market has mirrored trends across CPG over recent years, with new opportunities for packaging to add value. Bernard Meunier of Nestlé Purina shared his story of sustainability, premiumisation and digitisation with (cat owner) Tim Sykes Read more

In the first part of the Sustainable Packaging Summit 2019, Gian De Belder introduces P&G's Ambition 2030 and the 'HolyGrail' project, investigating the potential of digital watermarking to revolutionise plastic packaging sorting and recycling Read more

As the digitally printed packaging market hesitates to go fully mainstream, a potentially disruptive option for market entry has been quietly establishing itself. Tim Sykes investigates Memjet's low cost / high quality proposition Read more

Trade in bulk and industrial products tends to be invisible and intangible to wider society, and this perhaps explains the lack of media attention to its environmental impacts relative to those of consumer packaged goods. Read more

Last autumn Smurfit Kappa launched its bold and open-ended Better Planet Packaging initiative. Tim Sykes met Arco Berkenbosch at Smurfit Kappa’s Global Experience Centre at Schiphol to find out how the sustainability brief looks one year on Read more

Avery Dennison’s Pascale Wautelet discusses the sustainability demands facing the labelling industry Read more

Earlier this year I came across an intriguing packaging innovation from Japan: a black plastic saké bottle that made an excellent impersonation of a premium glass container Read more

In the first of our series of special 2019 Sustainability Awards podcasts, Graeme Smith discusses Mondi’s case-by-case approach to finding the most sustainable packaging solution. Read more

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