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EPPM approached Willemijn Peeters to find out what has driven her to numerous successes and achievements, as well as what continues to drive her ambition to change the world, and the world of plastics production Read more

25 Apr 2019 11:55 editor's blog

RPC Promens is producing an innovative dispensing solution for the AdBlue diesel engine fluid from Brenntag, the global market leader in chemical distribution. Read more

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BERICAP and Thin Film partner to implement advanced closure technology

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BERICAP and Thin Film Electronics ASA have signed a letter of intent for an exclusive joint partnership to develop fully integrated digital authentication solutions for closures in over-the-counter pharmaceuticals and industrial applications. 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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These planned plastics reductions from Ariel, Lenor and other P&G Fabric Care brands add up to more than 15,000 tons per year by 2025 vs 2018. Read more

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Tekni-Plex to buy three Amcor production facilities

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Packaging materials manufacturer Tekni-Plex has entered a definitive purchase agreement to buy three production facilities from Australian packaging company Amcor’s Flexible Packaging business unit for a cash consideration of $215m. Read more

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ProAmpac CRREO range

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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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Mondi’s view is that packaging should always be fit-for-purpose, paper where possible, plastic when useful and be sustainable by design. Read more

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Huhtamaki

Huhtamaki, a global specialist in packaging for food and drink, has deployed a new integrated robotic and automation system from CBW Automation for the production of Chinet plates. Read more

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EU organises Global Beach Clean-up

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The European Commission and the International Merchandising Promotions & Services (IMPS), the owners of The Smurfs, are today signing an agreement for the use of Smurf images in the promotion of the 2019 EU’s Global Beach Clean-up campaign. Read more

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The 11 companies are from various segments of Ireland’s agricultural food sector, including beef, poultry, lamb, fruit, vegetables, dairy, prepared meals and packed salad sectors.

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Ireland-based agricultural processing and food companies have partnered to produce sustainable plastic packaging for their respective supply chains. Read more

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With this new packaging, we are also demonstrating that we care just as much about what the product goes into as what goes into the product, with an improved design and easily recognisable colour scheme.”

Birch Chemicals

Birch Chemicals, the UK manufacturer of high-performance rubber, plastics and coatings additives, has refreshed its packaging with a bold new design. Read more

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The mechanical recycling of PVC cling film is feasible with the existing waste management systems

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Since the publication of The New Plastics Economy in January 2017 until the most recent ‘Le Pacte National sur les Emballages Plastiques’ in February 2019, PVC packaging has been referred to as an ‘uncommon plastic’, and a ‘problematic’ waste. Read more

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evian (re)new lifestyle asset

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Household natural mineral water producer evian has revealed its latest innovation named evian (re)new, an in-home water appliance which provides natural mineral water from the source with a significant reduction in plastic packaging. Read more

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RoCycle sorts using touch

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Researchers at MIT’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Lab (CSAIL) and Yale University have created recycling robots called RoCycle that can sort paper and plastics using touch sensors. Read more

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Tetra Pak has launched a connected packaging platform, which will transform milk and juice cartons into interactive information channels, full-scale data carriers and digital tools, it says. Read more

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With more than 20 years of experience in the Nylon films and in the flexible packaging industries, Jani Vuorenpaa will focus on innovation and sustainability, bringing a level of managerial strength and expertise that matches the company’s growth str Read more

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EPPM Magazine continues to celebrate its 21st Anniversary with the new digital format, now available online. Read more

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Huhtamaki blueloop flexible packaging drives circularity

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Finland-based global food and drink packaging leader Huhtamaki has launched ‘blueloop’, a new range of recyclable flexible packaging made of mono-material PP, PE and paper. Read more

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Schubert is driving forward future-oriented projects such as the 3D printing of machine parts in house.

Gerhard Schubert GmbH

Gerhard Schubert GmbH continues its positive growth trend with an increase in sales of 7.3% and a turnover in excess of €211m. Read more

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  • RPC Promens introduces drip-free dispensing solution

    AdBlue diesel engine fluid from Brenntag

  • BERICAP and Thin Film partner to implement advanced closure technology

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    BERICAP and Thin Film partner to implement advanced closure technology

  • NanoPack: Life in a bowl of cherries

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    NanoPack: Life in a bowl of cherries

  • Agricultural films sales surge in line with microclimatic conditions

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    Agricultural films sales surge in line with microclimatic conditions

  • Waitrose champions food film made from langoustine shells

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    Waitrose champions food film made from langoustine shells

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