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Europe: Linpac France recycles 100% of PVC waste

Linpac is recycling 98% of polyvinyl chloride (PVC) waste at its site in Pontivy, France. The remaining 2% PVC waste is sold to external customers...

Europe: Tetra Pak delivers 200B FSC packages

Tetra Pak will have delivered 200 billion packages labeled with the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) logo by the end of April 2016. Since 2007, the...

Europe: RPC company release collapsible container

RPC Promens Industrial releases the Politainer combi pack for filling, storing and transporting products. Available in sizes from one to 30 liters, Politainer comprises a...

Europe: Tub wins award for design, material use

Norwegian food brand TINE, its subsidiary Fjordland and design agency EGGS, were presented with Award for Design Excellence by The Norwegian Centre for Design...

Europe: drinktec 2017 highlights PET materials, applications

The task of beverage manufacturers to make polyethylene terephthalate (PET) greener and more environmentally compatible is reflected on all levels: in the choice of...

Americas: SIG carton packs to don FSC logo

With a global network of cardboard suppliers who are certified according to the criteria of the ForestStewardship Council (FSC), from August 2016, 100% SIG...

Europe: Gualapack launches bio-based pouch

Gualapack has developed with Erdbär Freche Freunde's eco-friendly snack pouch for children in Germany. The premade multi-layer laminated pouch, with spout and cap, is mainly...

Europe: KHS brings 40% energy savings to German bottler

Mineral water bottlers Teinach have tasked the KHS Group to modernize their polyethylene terephthalate (PET) bottle filling line. In the course of the process the...

Asia Pacific: China to hold SAVE FOOD in 2017

A study from FAO and the State Grain Administration reveals that 35% of China's annual grain production was wasted. In order to reduce China's...

Europe: UPM Raflatac contributes to LCA guidelines in region

FINAT and TLMI have cooperated to provide lifecycle assessment guidelines for the self-adhesive label industry. UPM Raflatac has been actively contributing to the preparatory...

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