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Nordson’s BKG® FlexDisc™

Nordson Corporation

Nordson’s BKG FlexDisc provides producers of critical films and PET recyclers with far more filtration area than standard screens, without increasing in machine size. Read more

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Christian Crépet, Executive Director of Petcore Europe

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Petcore Europe, the Brussels-based association representing the entire PET value chain in Europe, expands its competence by welcoming twelve new members in 2019. Read more

industry

Detecta by Quinn – a 100% recyclable black PET tray range

Quinn Packaging

Ireland-based food packaging producer Quinn Packaging has launched its Detecta by Quinn range – a 100% recyclable black polyethylene terephthalate (PET) tray range. Read more

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Speakers

Jean-Yves Limet

The entire PET industry has set itself ambitious recycling targets and is committed to increase its role in the circular economy, and is taking these to the European Parliament. Read more

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ALPLA, plastic packaging specialist based in Austria, acquires all shares of Zamil ALPLA. The acquisition is expected to be closed within the first quarter of 2019.

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Austria-based packaging solutions specialist ALPLA has completed a 100 per cent takeover of Zamil ALPLA. Read more

industry

Laure Baillargeon (DG Grow)

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Each year the European PET value chain meets in Brussels for the annual Petcore Europe Conference. Due to its continued success over recent past, this year the two-day conference was held at a new venue to welcome more than 280 industry delegates. Read more

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Loop Industries, Inc., a leading technology innovator in sustainable plastic for packaging, today announced that it has completed a multi-year supply agreement with Danone SA, one of the world’s leading global food and beverage companies. Read more

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UK-based spring water and beverage producer Radnor Hills has moved its shrink wrapping of bottled water to RPC bpi protec’s latest X-EnviroShrink film, which contains up to 51% recycled content with a minimum of 31% PCR, and is 100% recyclable. Read more

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L'Occitane en Provence

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Loop Industries has signed a multi-year ‘take or pay’ supply agreement with beauty and personal care company L’Occitane en Provence for 100% sustainable PET plastic. Read more

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Spectra launches PCR10 packaging initiative

Spectra

UK-based packaging specialists Spectra has launched its new environmental venture, which sees 10% recycled materials added to all plastic bottles. Read more

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Chuckling goat's Super Sensitive Skin Balm

Chuckling Goat

UK-based family-owned natural skincare specialist Chuckling Goat has chosen the 125ml clip jar from RPC Bramlage Warszawa, for its new Super Sensitive Skin Balm, benefitting from the jar’s combination of aesthetic appeal and practicality Read more

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Ioniqa has announced it has completed a funding round of €12m for the launch of its 10kt upcycling process for the infinite use of PET plastic materials. Read more

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Bioplasturgy pioneer and green chemicals company Carbios and biosciences production company TWB have received €7.5m in funding from the Investments for the Future Program operated by ADEME to support the scale-up of PET biorecycling projects Read more

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Japan-based Suntory Beverage and Food is investing £13m in its subsidiary company Lucozade Ribena Suntory to install a new, high-speed aseptic monoblock PET line at its factory in Coleford, UK. Read more

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The transparent 200ml PET pot was developed in collaboration with global packaging company Amcor

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Whilst the yoghurt market in Latin America continues to grow, companies are looking to develop products that appeal to health- and environment-conscious consumers with premium packaging that is both durable and sustainable. Read more

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The Coca-Cola Company has announced a new agreement extending a loan to Netherlands-based Ioniqa Technologies to develop proprietary technology to produce high-grade, recycled PET from hard-to-recycle PET waste. Read more

industry

Between January and September 2018 the European Plastics Converters Association (EuPC) conducted its second survey on the use of recycled plastics materials in Europe’s plastics converting industry. Read more

materials

The new research project, UpcyclePET is developing an innovative process for high quality cycle utilisation of polyethylene terephthalate (PET). Read more

industry

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Demeto has announced the Coca-Cola Company will join its Industrial Advisory Board. Read more

industry

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

materials

  • Nordson’s BKG® FlexDisc™

    Nordson Corporation

    Nordson’s BKG® FlexDisc™

    Nordson’s BKG® FlexDisc™

  • Christian Crépet, Executive Director of Petcore Europe

    HorstWagner.eu

    Christian Crépet, Executive Director of Petcore Europe

    Christian Crépet, Executive Director of Petcore Europe, speaking during this year's conference in Brussels, February.

  • Detecta by Quinn – a 100% recyclable black PET tray range

    Quinn Packaging

    Detecta by Quinn – a 100% recyclable black PET tray range

    Detecta by Quinn – a 100% recyclable black PET tray range

  • Speakers

    Jean-Yves Limet

    Speakers

    Speakers of the event (L-R) Robin Latchem; Christian Crépet; MEP Theresa Griffin; MEP Maria Spyraki; Patricia Fosselard; Gian De Belder; Sarah Nelen; and Grzegorz Radziejewski

  • Nelson Switzer (Loop Industries)

    HorstWagner.eu

    Nelson Switzer (Loop Industries)

    Nelson Switzer (Loop Industries)

  • Laure Baillargeon (DG Grow)

    HorstWagner.eu

    Laure Baillargeon (DG Grow)

    Laure Baillargeon (DG Grow)

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