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Americas: Beverage company uses reclosable aluminum bottles to package products

Green Sheep Water is launching in infinitely recyclable, 16-ounce aluminum bottles made by Ball Corporation, instead of the usual plastic, glass or carton packaging. "Studies...

Americas: Thermo Fisher Scientific unveils kit to facilitate isohumulone analysis in beer matrix

The Thermo Scientific Isohumulones in Beer Application Kit is designed as an ultra high-performance liquid chromatographs (UHPLC)-based solution to quantitate isohumulones, an important component...

Americas: Milk exposed to LED light lose quality, researchers find

Cornell University researchers in the Department of Food Science found that exposure to light-emitting diode (LED) sources for even a few hours degrades the...

Americas: Cargill’s US meat processing facility becomes landfill-free

Cargill's meat processing facility in Hazleton, Pa., US now sends nothing to the landfills. The 225,000 sq ft plant sits on a 40-acre site, employs...

Americas: USDA has “no questions” for GRAS status of AR yeast

The US Food and Drug Administration has "no questions" in regards to Renaissance’s Generally Regarded as Safe (GRAS) notice for its non-GMO, acrylamide-reducing (AR)...

Americas: Volkmann displays vacuum conveying systems at show

Volkmann displayed its vacuum conveying systems for transporting fine food powders, chemicals, granules, pellets, tablets and other small components in lean, dense or plug...

Americas: Smurfit Kappa buys 2 companies in Brazil for US$200M

Smurfit Kappa has bought two integrated paper-based packaging businesses in Brazil for €186 million (US$200.18 million). Its newly bought Industria de Embalagens Santana (INPA) and...

Americas: DSM Nutritional Products invests US$30M in Canadian facilities to produce omega-3 oils

DSM Nutritional Products will invest at least US$30 million in new capital to upgrade and expand its facilities in Mulgrave, Nova Scotia, building upon...

Americas: Coveris to exit resin resale operation

Coveris has plans to exit the resin resale operation that is currently operating within the company’s European food and consumer business unit. Coveris says it...

Americas: Coca-Cola verified to replenish the water it uses

The Coca-Cola Company and its global bottling partners (the Coca-Cola system) have met their goal to replenish or balance the equivalent amount of water...
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