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Europe: Nestlé pledges increase in recycled plastics

By 2025, bottles, PET layer in laminates, caps on glass jars and tins, trays for meat products and shrink films for display trays will...

Americas: Sticky labels that are safe on surfaces

Avery Products Corporation introduces Surface Safe ID Labels, which are industrial-strength printable labels are engineered to stick strong but remove cleanly, with no scraping,...

Americas: Packaging juices in light-blocking cartons

Johanna Companies is paperboard manufacturer Evergreen Packaging's first customer to utilize SmartPak Cartons for its Tree Ripe product line. SmartPak Cartons has a sleek...

Europe: Parliament recognises the good bioplastics bring

The European Parliament’s report on the European Strategy for Plastics adopted recently by the plenary testifies to the increasing acknowledgement and endorsement of the...

Americas: PepsiCo joins Alliance on sustainable packaging

PepsiCo has joined the NaturALL Bottle Alliance, a research consortium formed in 2017 by Danone, Nestlé Waters and bio-based materials development company Origin Materials...

Middle East: Functional packaging prolongs shelf life of cherries

Israeli companies StePac L.A. and Tadbik have produced the next generation of modified atmosphere resealable lidding film. The new technology is engineered to extend...

Asia Pacific: Using blockchain in supply chain management

To meet growing population demand, the global supply of food has evolved into an intricate matrix of production points and dispersed distribution networks. ...

Europe: Zanders exhibits NGR papers in show

Zanders will present its natural barrier paper without using fluorocarbon or other chemicals called Zanbarrier NGR at FachPack 2018 from September 25 to 27...

Europe: Proseal launches tray sealer for low-volume production

Proseal has launched its first tray sealer since winning a Queen’s Award for International Trade 2018. The Proseal TTe is a small and compact...

Americas: Ball reports green wins

In line with the level of decarbonization required to keep the average global temperature increase below 2 degrees Celsius compared to pre-industrial temperatures, Ball...
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