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Pallet and packaging industry welcomes recycling changes to Waste Directive

24 Jun, 2019

The European Federation of Wooden Pallet and Packaging Manufacturers (FEFPEB) has welcomed changes to the European Union’s Packaging & Packaging Waste Directive that affect how recycling targets for wooden packaging... Read More >>

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Sprite plans to replace its green bottles with recyclable clear bottle

22 Jun, 2019

The drink's manufacturer, Coca-Cola, has announced that it will be switching to clear plastic Sprite bottles for the first time in nearly 60 years.

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Constantia Flexibles plans to open recyclable flexible packaging facility in India

21 Jun, 2019

Austria-based converting giant Constantia Flexibles Group is set to launch a production facility in Ahmedabad, India. The new facility will focus on the company’s recyclable EcoLam range of products from... Read More >>

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FSSAI moves to make distribution of packaged drinking waters well organize

21 Jun, 2019

The supply of packaged drinking water in the city, which is beset with irregularities, will soon be streamlined, said officer in charge of Food Safety and Standards Authority of India... Read More >>

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RWDC Industries introduces Solon biopolymer in drinking straws in Singapore

20 Jun, 2019

RWDC Industries Ltd., the winner of The Liveability Challenge 2018, presented by Temasek Foundation, has launched its Solon brand at Ecosperity Week 2019 in Singapore in June.

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Michelman sets to exhibit line of sustainable primer and overprint varnishes at Dscoop Edge

19 Jun, 2019

Michelman will present its innovative line of sustainable primer and overprint varnishes (OPVs) for use with HP Indigo presses at Dscoop Edge, held on June 19-21, 2019 in PortAventura, Spain.

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Dabur aims to become plastics waste free company by March 2021

19 Jun, 2019

India’s health and consumer products company, Dabur has set the ambitious goal to become a plastic waste free company by the end of March 2021.

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LyondellBasell and Neste set to produce bio-based plastic from renewable materials at commercial scale

18 Jun, 2019

LyondellBasell, one of the largest plastics, chemicals and refining companies in the world, and Neste, the world's largest producer of renewable diesel from waste and residues, today jointly announce the... Read More >>

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HP Indigo digital printing inks receive compostability certification

18 Jun, 2019

Ahead of the next Dscoop Edge conference where PSPs, partners and brands converge, HP Inc. announced HP Indigo digital printing inks are now certified for compostability in home and industrial.... Read More >>

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Unilever unveils first wrapper-less ice-cream multipack for Solero Organic Peach

15 Jun, 2019

Unilever announced the launch of the first wrapper-less ice-cream multipack for Solero Organic Peach, with 35% less plastic compared to the original Solero Organic pack with individual plastic wrappers.

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Association of Plastic Recyclers announces recognition of Colgate's recyclable tube

13 Jun, 2019

Colgate has found a way to make the toothpaste you rely on for a healthier smile a part of the solution for a healthier planet.

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Bottled water brands aim to reduce, recover and recycle plastic waste

12 Jun, 2019

The world’s biggest yoghurt maker Danone and food packaging giant Tetra Pak are among companies leading a global scheme to reduce plastic waste, launched recently, as public concern rises over... Read More >>