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EuPC co-hosting sustainable packaging seminar

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European Plastics Converters (EuPC) and FoodDrinkEurope invite Europe’s packaging industry players to a joint seminar on how to ensure the sustainability of food contact plastic materials and articles, whilst maintaining safety for consumers. Read more

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Parx Plastics and PepsiCo sign co-operation agreement

PepsiCo

Parx Plastics has announced the signing of a Master Service Agreement with PepsiCo to develop a solution providing a high level of microbiological reduction in high-performance plastics. Read more

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SafetySenseO2 project to monitor food quality through oxygen sensors

AIMPLAS

Oxygen is one of the main causes of degradation in food since it contributes to the growth of aerobic micro-organisms and the oxidative rancidification of lipids and destroys fat-soluble vitamins. Read more

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NanoPack Project completed

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The EU-funded NanoPack Project has officially come to an end and the organisers would like to thank all their supporters over the past three years. Read more

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INEOS Styrolution’s NAS range combines quality and durability

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INEOS Styrolution, the global leader in styrenics, has introduced its NAS range as a material of choice for food contact applications. Read more

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United Caps brings innovative closure to APAC

United Caps

United Caps, an international manufacturer of caps and closures, will be attending Dairy Asia Pacific Summit 2019 on 21-22 November in Singapore. Read more

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Printable verification of HPP on individual packs

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High Pressure Processing (HPP) has undergone strong growth recently as it enables packaged foods and beverages to retain natural flavours and be free of preservatives over extended periods. Read more

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At K 2019, Covestro will be presenting new polyurethane systems that enable up to 20 per cent faster demoulding of refrigerators with standard wall thicknesses. Read more

K 2019

Better soil, higher yield and more taste for tomatoes

BASF

BASF offers a certified soil-biodegradable plastic for mulch films consisting of the biodegradable co-polyester polybutylene adipate terephthalate (PBAT) ecoflex and other biodegradable polymers Read more

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New report investigates hidden cost of air in packaging

ULMA Packaging UK

With food manufacturers under increasing pressure to reduce operational costs, minimise waste and mitigate against potential contamination, the launch of a new investigative report promises to create discussion and help producers meet standards Read more

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RPC Sæplast has introduced an upgraded version of its market-leading container and lid for the harvesting and transportation of fish stocks

RPC Sæplast

RPC Sæplast has introduced an upgraded version of its market-leading container and lid for the harvesting and transportation of fish stocks. Read more

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A step forward in food safety

Reproduced from the NIAS 2014 guide from Plastics Europe.

AIMPLAS Research Technician Nuria García Batista assesses the risks of non-intentionally added substances (NIAS), which can migrate from packaging to food, in this exclusive white paper. Read more

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High-purity Ultrason® E for ultra-filtration water treatment membranes

BASF News Services

To ensure clean and safe water throughout the treatment system, UK-based company Pentair uses BASF’s Ultrason E 6020 P. Read more

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Clariant masterbatches plants in Spain and Indonesia are global sites to comply with ISO 22000

Clariant

Specialty chemical company Clariant has announced the successful completion of ISO 22000 certification for its site at Sant Andreu de la Barca in Barcelona, Spain. Read more

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NanoPack: Life in a bowl of cherries

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Providing better fresh produce by manufacturing packaging for extended shelf-life and quality is the core objective of the EU-funded NanoPack Project. Read more

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ProAmpac CRREO range

ProAmpac

US-based recyclable, sustainable packaging producer ProAmpac has expanded its child-resistant, reclosable, easy-open (CRREO) pouches portfolio with the launch of an updated product line in various sizes. Read more

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Brussels, Belgium

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Polymer Comply Europe (PCE) – the service company of European Plastics Converters (EuPC) – will co-organise the training sessions for national hygiene auditors. Read more

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DuPont Teijin Films (DTF) has launched its Mylar Harvest Fresh rPET range of heat sealable polyester films with up to 50 percent post-consumer recycled rPET content. Read more

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  • EuPC co-hosting sustainable packaging seminar

    via Shutterstock

    EuPC co-hosting sustainable packaging seminar

  • SafetySenseO2 project to monitor food quality through oxygen sensors

    AIMPLAS

    SafetySenseO2 project to monitor food quality through oxygen sensors

  • NanoPack Project completed

    NanoPack / AIPIA

    NanoPack Project completed

  • INEOS Styrolution’s NAS range combines quality and durability

    via Shutterstock

    INEOS Styrolution’s NAS range combines quality and durability

  • United Caps brings innovative closure to APAC

    United Caps

    United Caps brings innovative closure to APAC

  • Printable verification of HPP on individual packs

    via Shutterstock

    Printable verification of HPP on individual packs

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EPPM Media Kit 2020