Sustainable packaging is the development and use of packaging which results in improved sustainability.
In this review paper, an attempt has been made to capture the on-going innovations in additives, modifiers & colorants in the emerging scenario going towards establishing a circular economy. We believe these ingredients will continue to be the miracle workers for the conventional oil-based plastics & emerging bio-based polymers & bioplastics. Additives, modifiers & colorants will boost recycling of conventional thermoplastics used in packaging & add value to bioplastics.
Ester has developed PCR PET film made up to 100% PCR PET resin. Mr. Girish Bahel, Head- PET film business emphasized that the Post-consumer recycled (PCR) PET film is innovative and sustainable solution, to reduce the carbon footprint on earth and to provide solutions for waste management of plastics materials.
In recent years, the rise of consumer demand for minimal processing, clean labels, preservative-free, healthy foods, along with the Save Foods initiative has promoted the trend for Modified Atmosphere Packaging (MAP).
The whitepaper on “Blue Ocean Strategy | Analysing, Understanding and actioning a Sustainable Packaging Strategy” has been prepared by Richard Quelch, Head of Global Marketing at Origin Pharma.