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Europe: RPC tub energies salad packaging of 15 years

Atria Finland has chosen RPC Superfos-design tubs to contain its Forssan range of salads. Replacing the range’s previous pack of 15 years, the lighter container...

Europe: EFSA approves creatine health claim

The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) has approved an ingredient claim filed by Creapure manufacturer AlzChem that states 'Daily creatine consumption can enhance the...

Europe: Cargill releases seaweed for texturizing solutions

Cargill releases the Satiagel ADG 0220 Seabrid using a type of carrageenan extract. Derived wholly from cultivated seaweed via a new technology, Seabrid carrageenan...

Europe: Sabic adds PP grade material for rigid packaging

Sabic extends its Flowpact impact copolymers family with Sabic PP FPC70 Polypropylene solution for rigid packaging. This high flow (MFR 70) impact copolymer grade...

Europe: Agr features solutions for bottles at show

Agr International releases at drinktec 2017 the Process Pilot with CrystalView automated blowmolder management system for beverage producers that self-manufacture polyethylene terephthalate (PET) bottles....

Europe: API invests US$0.56M in holographic foil site

API increases its holographic foil and film manufacturing capabilities after investing £0.5 million (US$0.56 million) in its Livingston facility in Scotland. The program followed the...

Europe: Cream cheese line dons new packaging look

The Kremgo range of cream cheeses from Norway's Tine has used advanced in-mold label thermoforming from RPC Bebo Plastik and Bebo Print lid printing...

Europe: No spill, squeezable pouch with valve

The GualapackGroup and Aptar are launching a premade No-Spill spouted pouch solution that has the Aptar SimpliSqueeze valve in the squeezable, Cheer Pack spouted...

Europe: Eating chocolate may decrease risk of irregular heartbeat, finds study

Consuming moderate amounts of chocolate was associated with significantly lower risk of being diagnosed with atrial fibrillation (AF) — a common and dangerous type...

Europe: More Italians are ‘pasta-phobic’ for better health, report

Sales of pasta in Italy had a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of -2% between 2011 and 2015, with sales falling to 908,100 tons...

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