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Europe: Ardagh releases world’s lightest aluminum seafood can

Ardagh Group’s specialist aluminum can plant in Germany has produced what it deems as the world’s lightest aluminum seafood can. The shaped seafood can,...

Europe: BASF’s adhesives found eco-friendly for flexible food packaging

A two-year eco-efficiency analysis conducted by BASF and Comexi has found BASF’s water-based adhesive systems environmentally compatible and economically rewarding alternative to conventional technologies...

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...

Europe: Tetra Evero Aseptic wins WorldStar Award

Tetra Pak has won a WorldStar Award for its Tetra Evero Aseptic package, an aseptic carton bottle for ambient milk. The international award from the...

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...

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...

Americas: Silk keeps fruit fresh without refrigeration

Tufts University biomedical engineers have demonstrated that fruits can stay fresh for more than a week without refrigeration if they are coated in an...

Europe: Straw may help create everyday products, says researcher

Glucose from straw may play a big role in the future production of many everyday products. An award winning PhD project from DTU Chemical...

Europe: Researcher makes durable plastics from plants, clay

A new more sustainable material developed by reinforcing commercial bioplastic using additives from plants such as nanocellulose and oregano extracts can solve the most...

Americas: Amcor introduces metal-free, high barrier packaging

Amcor introduces AmLite Ultra to its existing line of AmLite, which is metal-free packaging. It offers an even higher barrier, using Amcor’s Ultra SiOx coating,...

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