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Updated study confirms flexible packaging plays a key role in prevention of packaging waste and mitigation of global warming EAFA ifeu study update 20

06 Feb, 2020

A recently updated and extended study by the Institute for Energy and Environmental Research (ifeu), commissioned by Flexible Packaging Europe (FPE), has underlined the original study’s findings. It shows clearly... Read More >>

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UPM Raflatac boosts the circular economy with new recycled content film labels for home and personal care

06 Feb, 2020

UPM Raflatac is labeling a smarter future by answering the growing demand of increasing the amount of recycled content in packaging materials. New UPM Raflatac PE PCR White TC 85... Read More >>

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DIC Develops Versatile DUALAM™ Fast-Curing Solvent-Free Adhesive and Innovative Solvent-Free Lamination System

05 Feb, 2020

DIC Corporation and its subsidiary DIC Graphics Corporation announced today they have successfully developed an instant curing solvent-free adhesive for general purpose packaging, DUALAM™. The instant curing technology is a... Read More >>

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Henkel steps up adhesives biz in India, invests Rs 400 cr in eighth plant

05 Feb, 2020

After exiting fast moving consumer goods (FMCG) in India a few years ago, German major Henkel has been quietly ramping up its presence in adhesives, a business that gives it... Read More >>

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Ampacet Introduces ReVive™ Compatibilizer; Enables Recycling Of Co-Mingled Scrap

03 Feb, 2020

TARRYTOWN, N.Y. —January 8, 2020 — Ampacet introduces ReVive™ Compatibilizer masterbatch, a blend of functional additives that can reduce the amount of material sent to landfills by allowing post-industrial and... Read More >>

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Tesco to ditch Plastic-Wrap for Multipack Tins

24 Jan, 2020

Tesco is removing plastic wrapping from its multipack tins in an effort to cut down on waste.

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Colgate-Palmolive’s recyclable toothpaste tube tested by RecyClass

24 Jan, 2020

Colgate-Palmolive’s recyclable toothpaste tube tested by RecyClass
 

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Dow Signs Agreement with Avangard Innovative to Minimize Plastic Waste

24 Jan, 2020

In an exclusive agreement, Dow has announced that Avangard Innovative (AI), will supply post-consumer resin (PCR) plastic film pellets to Dow. This is a significant addition to Dow's plastic circularity... Read More >>

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Packaging Industry in India to reach USD 73.6 Billion by 2020

20 Jan, 2020

Packaging industry in India is anticipated to reach US $ 73.6 billion by 2020 and it is predicted to grow at the rate 18 per cent annually, Indian Institute of... Read More >>

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BOBST & Partners to present a Unique end-to-end Flexo Process Experience

13 Jan, 2020

To support flexo printers to achieve increasingly demanding expectations, BOBST and leading industry suppliers will follow an innovative route for the Open House event they are hosting in the Competence... Read More >>

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Henkel teams up with TerraCycle® to increase Sustainability in Hair Care Packaging

13 Jan, 2020

Henkel, a leader in hair and beauty care solutions, recently announced a new partnership with international recycling leader TerraCycle to launch the free Schwarzkopf® Recycling Program in the United States.... Read More >>

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Morchem introduces New Epoxy Silane free High Performance Aliphatic Adhesive

04 Jan, 2020

Morchem being at the forefront in Food Safety, a new development Morchem XPS 2472 A + CS-952 was tested at Bobst Italia’s Competence Center using BOBST VISION CL 850 laminating... Read More >>