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

9 Jan 2018 15:57 machinery

Aimplas pioneers recyclable packaging for crisps and chicken. more

21 Dec 2017 15:45 industry

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

16 Nov 2017 10:20 industry

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

7 Nov 2017 11:12 materials

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

18 Oct 2017 10:40 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

10 Oct 2017 15:58 industry

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

9 Oct 2017 14:40 industry

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

8 Sep 2017 10:44 FAKUMA 2017

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

13 Jul 2017 16:16 industry

EREMA

EREMA, Humer / Wallmen

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

11 Jul 2017 11:33 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

3 Jul 2017 09:37 machinery

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

23 Jun 2017 15:27 industry

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

21 Jun 2017 16:28 industry

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

19 Jun 2017 15:47

ClearShield case studies a focus for Milliken at Interpack. more

5 May 2017 15:55 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

26 Apr 2017 16:33 industry

Henkel will highlight its food safety commitment at Interpack 2017 more

25 Apr 2017 15:16 industry

Albis will attend Interpack with advances in food freshness provided by its Active Packaging oxygen scavenger. more

24 Apr 2017 14:00 materials

One of the most important challenges plastics processors face when manufacturing packaging products is appearance, but thanks to its innovative Pationic range, Corbion has tackled these unique aesthetics issues head on. more

19 Apr 2017 11:34 materials

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Spanish polymer research centre AIMPLAS is coordinating a European Horizon project ‘DAFIA’ to make new coatings from rotted rubbish and fish waste. more

5 Apr 2017 12:17 materials

HP Fusion 3D Printing Sprocet

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