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Europe: Tomra offers Wash & Waste unit for recycling

Tomra Collection Solutions has launched the Wash & Waste, a sink and waste bin combined in a unit in the style of the company's...

Europe: Researchers deliver green plastics for food packaging

EU-funded researchers have adapted two biodegradable plastics made from crop waste for use as food packaging. Most plastics currently used to package food are made...

Europe: Unilever, institute create process to reduce sachet waste

Unilever unveiled the CreaSolv process to recycle sachets that is inspired by an innovation used to recycle TV sets. Developed with the Fraunhofer Institute for...

Europe: Ardagh’s bottle design celebrates Lufthansa’s diamond anniversary

Brewery company Warsteiner presented limited edition aluminum beer bottles to celebrate Lufthansa's 60th anniversary. Based on the experience in 2014 where Ardagh developed a range...

Americas: Carton bottle with bio-based plastic debuts in the US

Tetra Pak introduces a new version of its Tetra Top package, more than 80% of which comes from plant-based materials, in the US with...

Americas: Dow’s technology creates recyclable pouches

Dow releases RecycleReady Technology, which helps converters create barrier pouches that answer consumer demand for more recyclable packaging options. Created with the Sustainable Packaging Coalition...

Americas: Graphic Packaging receives Kellogg award

Graphic Packaging International has received a North America Award for Sustainability at the Kellogg Company's Supplier Recognition Event last month. It has helped Kellogg to...

Europe: Consortium gets €7.7M on packaging research

The European Union (EU) has awarded the international NanoPack consortium €7.7 million (US$8.82 million) to develop and demonstrate a solution for extending food shelf...

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: 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,...

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