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Huhtamaki unveils new compostable double wall cup called Bioware Impresso

19 Jul, 2019

Huhtamaki has launched its new compostable Bioware Impresso double walled hot cup. Adding to Huhtamaki’s existing Bioware compostable range, this new cup in a mixed sleeve of white and green... Read More >>

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SIG is first to offer aseptic cartons using ASI-Certified aluminium foil

16 Jul, 2019

SIG is the first in the industry to enable customers to demonstrate their commitment to responsible aluminium sourcing using the Aluminium Stewardship Initiative (ASI) certification. 

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Valvert introduces new recycled PET water bottle in Belgium

16 Jul, 2019

Natural mineral water brand Valvert in Belgium launches its new bottle made entirely from recycled PET (rPET), a first for Nestlé in Europe. This innovation is a step further towards... Read More >>

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Jokey introduces buckets with ocean plastic content at press conference on 'eco design of plastic packaging'

15 Jul, 2019

At the presentation of the management guideline “eco design of plastic packaging” in Berlin, marketing manager Michael Schmitz presented the current status of the Jokey Eco Concept.

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BASF customers showcase prototypes made from chemically recycled material

13 Jul, 2019

More and more companies from the plastics industry are working on improving the recyclability of plastics and thus helping to create a circular economy. One way that BASF is contributing... Read More >>

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Unilever aims to cut plastic with new '10x concentrated' Cif ecorefill

12 Jul, 2019

Consumer goods company Unilever has created Cif ecorefill – a 10x concentrated refill that allows shoppers to buy one spray bottle, which they can then use for life.

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Clariant Masterbatches unit aims to help make plastic packaging more sustainable

09 Jul, 2019

As part of a Clariant-wide program to create a more sustainable plastics industry, the Packaging Market Segment within the Masterbatches Business Unit is working to help brand owners and packaging... Read More >>

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Saica Flex launches the first detergent pouch using 45% recycled plastic content

05 Jul, 2019

Saica Flex, a division of Saica Group, has developed and placed in the market a detergent tablet pouch using recycled material. The pouch is produced using recycled Polyethylene (PE) and... Read More >>

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McDonald’s experimenting with sustainable packaging at Berlin store

05 Jul, 2019

Reusable instead of disposable, grass paper, as well as ketchup in a waffle: in search of sustainable packaging solutions, McDonald’s has gone on the offensive and launched a live experiment.... Read More >>

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Indorama Ventures encourages use of recycled PET in food and beverage packaging with its new partnership

03 Jul, 2019

Thai Beverage Industry Association (TBA) with the support of The Coca-Cola system in Thailand, Suntory PepsiCo Beverage (Thailand) Company Limited and Nestlé (Thai) Ltd. Company in partnership with Indorama Ventures... Read More >>

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Henkel and Greiner Packaging partner to unveil new recyclable black plastic packaging

01 Jul, 2019

Black plastic packaging materials pose a challenge for the recycling value chain on account of the color used in them to date, as they cannot be properly identified and sorted... Read More >>

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Prada to introduce recycled nylon bag made from ocean plastic

26 Jun, 2019

Prada has long been known for its nylon bags, and now the Italian fashion house is making the products more sustainable.

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