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Nestlé Puts Another $30M Toward Sustainable Packaging

10 Sep, 2020

It will help the company achieve its goal of reducing virgin plastics by one-third by 2025.
On Sept. 7, Nestlé announced a $30 million investment in the Closed Loop Leadership... Read More >>

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Pioneering digital watermarks for smart packaging recycling in the EU – AIM.

10 Sep, 2020

Under the auspices of AIM, the European Brands Association, over 85 companies and organisations from the complete packaging value chain have joined forces with the ambitious goal to assess whether... Read More >>

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LyondellBasell Successfully Starts Up New Pilot Molecular Recycling Facility

10 Sep, 2020

LyondellBasell (NYSE: LYB), one of the largest plastics, chemicals and refining companies in the world, today announced the successful start-up of its MoReTec molecular recycling facility at its Ferrara, Italy,... Read More >>

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Henkel pioneers digital watermark technology with new Vernel product range

09 Sep, 2020

Pioneering digital watermarks for better packaging recycling: Henkel is one of more than 85 companies and organizations of the new cross-value chain initiative “HolyGrail 2.0”, launched by AIM, the European... Read More >>

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SUSTAINABLE PACKAGING DELIVERS FOR ALL

03 Sep, 2020

Xaar, the leading inkjet printing technology company, has introduced new packaging across its printhead portfolio, reducing its plastic consumption by 1.2 tonnes per year.

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Packaging 360 partners with Ekonnect and Trayak to launch Virtual Masterclass on Sustainable Packaging.

31 Aug, 2020

Sustainable packaging is becoming a priority for both brands and consumers - more now than ever before. It is clear that the term sustainable packaging today is more than a... Read More >>

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APR releases film and flexible packaging recyclability guidance

26 Aug, 2020

A new testing protocol that determines whether film packaging is compatible with the current recycling infrastructure has been developed by the Association of Plastic Recyclers (APR).

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POLIFILM AND HERMA RESOLVE PROBLEM OF RECYCLING LABEL MATRIX WASTE

19 Aug, 2020

In a joint project, the film manufacturer POLIFILM EXTRUSION and the self-adhesive materials specialist HERMA have succeeded in initiating a genuine recycling stream for matrix – the ladder-like waste that... Read More >>

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Extremely light and fully recyclable: KHS and ALPLA Group develop returnable PET bottle

30 Jul, 2020

“Reduce, reuse, recycle”: for the KHS Group these three pillars of sustainability are a composite part of its corporate philosophy. The manufacturer of filling and packaging technology consistently focuses on... Read More >>

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Siegwerk launches new Circular Economy website

22 Jul, 2020

Siegwerk, one of the leading suppliers of printing inks for packaging
applications and labels, has launched their new Circular Economy website. The company strongly
believes in the needs of a... Read More >>

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Creating a circular economy for flexible plastic packaging

15 Jul, 2020

Flexible plastic packaging is generally a resource efficient material; it’s lightweight and can play an important role in protecting food from becoming waste however the system for recyclinig this material... Read More >>

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European flexible packaging industry agrees unified Sustainability Vision

14 Jul, 2020

The Members of Flexible Packaging Europe (FPE), which represent the European flexible packaging industry, unanimously agreed a vision on sustainability, at FPE’s first virtual conference, held in June. This reinforces... Read More >>