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The extrusion and thermoforming machinery maker Amut will help two American food packagers use reground PET in egg-packs. more

materials

As it builds its PLA plant in Thailand, Total Corbion will show the potential of PLA at NPE2018. more

industry

Ekoplaza, an organic food retailer in Amsterdam, has made its latest popup store plastic free. more

industry

The Chocolate Factory, a Rotterdam-based confectioner, has introduced 3D Printing to its packaging lines. more

machinery

Aimplas pioneers recyclable packaging for crisps and chicken. more

industry

Spanish plastics group Cicloplast has won European Commission funding to turn expanded polystyrene into food grade packaging. more

industry

Synthetic rubber maker Trinseo has pledged support for efforts to turn recycled plastic into polystyrene. more

materials

US moulder Milacron has invented a plastic can for tropical fruits to go on sale in Asia. more

materials

The European Union is yet to authorise processes for recycling plastics for use in food contact applications, presenting an obstacle to the plastics Circular Economy, causing frustration for the PET production industry. more

industry

Labelling for a new line of big ice-cream pots has been a success for a partnership between Verstraete and Miko. more

industry

At Fakuma 2017 Netstal will be presenting a complete system for manufacturing multi-layer coffee capsules with IML. more

industry

A ‘spoon-in-lid’ design by in mould labelling firm Verstraete has led to Brazilians lapping up lime sorbet after the launch of sorbet ‘La Frutta Limão’. more

industry

EREMA

EREMA, Humer / Wallmen

EREMA's MPR technology is at the forefront of the food contact grade direct processing trend for PET. more

machinery

Tetra Pak® High Shear Mixer R370-1000V, top view

TetraPak

Tetra-Pak has improved standards for ingredient mixing in food processing making mixer more energy efficient. more

machinery

Veolia brings out special bin to encourage coffee drinkers to recycle takeaway cups. more

industry

Verstraete was recognised for its innovative work across the world by the In-Mold Decorating Association of the USA. more

industry

Staff of LIFE Awards: Scientists at the AIMPLAS institute have won an award from the European Commission for turning bread into plastic. more

ClearShield case studies a focus for Milliken at Interpack. more

materials

EuPC Food contact

Philippe Veldeman Photographer

The EuPC Food Contact Plastics Seminar, which took place last week (April 21st 2017), has fulfilled its main aim of bringing the European industry up to speed on current legislation and regulatory compliance. more

industry

Henkel will highlight its food safety commitment at Interpack 2017 more

industry

HP Fusion 3D Printing Sprocet

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