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Europe: Plants as nanocellulose resource

Imagine a completely natural, abundant and easily renewable material that could feasibly be used to make lightweight car and aeroplane parts, strengthen building materials,...

Europe: Program develops green, biodegradable packages

Aimplas Plastic Technology Centre in Spain has created barrier, multilayer and transparent packages with a cost 25% lower than conventional ones, with a lower...

Europe: Gualapack releases green snack pouch for children

Erdbär Freche Freunde has launches an eco-friendly, premade multi-layer laminated snack pouch with spout and cap for children in Germany. The pouch is mainly made...

Europe: What’s next for sustainable sourcing, asks summit

Sustainable sourcing has become fashionable in the food industry, with a growing number of companies making such commitments. However, the increasing number of sustainability...

Asia Pacific: Toyo Ink Group companies exhibits in China

China—Shanghai Toyo Ink Mfg and its sister subsidiaries in China and Japan will jointly exhibit packaging and printing solutions at the 6th All in...

Europe: PET ‘glass’ for novel drinking experience

M&H Plastics has created the Quaffer glass to allow bars to mix various drinks in equal measure with one floating on the top of...

Americas: US retailer uses Uflex’s packaging solution for chips

US-based Whole Foods Market has repackaged its tortilla chips with India’s Uflex to prevent product spoilage, wastage whilst maintaining a green look. Whole Foods Market...

Americas: Soft drink giant phases out equipment with HFCs, commits to climate change initiatives

PepsiCo has announced new goals for phasing out equipment with hydroflourocarbons (HFCs), signing both the Ceres Business for Innovative Climate and Energy Policy Climate...

Europe: Elopak becomes a CarbonNeutral company

Elopak is now a CarbonNeutral company, offering CarbonNeutral packaging and fulfilling its vision of carbon neutrality, in line with its ambitious environmental strategy; Future...

Europe: Masuer technology for circular economy

Mauser Group presented its new skINliner barrier technology during a recent customer event in Heidelberg, Germany. The technology combines the advanced barrier performance of multilayer...

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