Ancillaries

 

Automation Arena to debut in Chicago

25 May 2018

Automation will be in focus at a special feature area of the show   As registration for the 16th edition of Labelexpo Americas opens, it…

UPM Raflatac expands PP Lite range

6 April 2018

Both films are ideal for multi-purpose labelling applications on smooth, rigid containers   Adding to its PP Lite range of labelling solutions for the European…

BPF marine litter event tackles waste

27 March 2018

Attendees agreed on recommendations to reduce the amount of discarded plastic entering rivers and seas   The British Plastics Federation (BPF) has held a follow-up…

Futamura and Bio4Pack create plastic-free crisp pack

13 March 2018

The bio-based, compostable and plastic-free pack offers an environmentally responsible packaging choice    Futamura has collaborated with packaging manufacturer, Bio4Pack, to create a plastic-free compostable…

Green planet

20 February 2018

Fully compostable thermoplastic Lactips pellets made from milk   With plastic packaging back in the headlines again for all the wrong reasons, the time has…

New plant-based PE from UPM

12 February 2018

New plant-based PE films for the home and personal care market   Extending its range of film face materials, UPM Raflatac has launched a new…

New packaging consultancy launched in the UK

6 December 2017

Haulwen Nicholas, aka The Packaging Oracle   Haulwen Nicholas, former head of packaging at Müller and winner of Outstanding Contribution to the packaging industry at…

Prismm launches foil waste recovery scheme

1 December 2017

The scheme aims to reduce foil waste   Prismm Environmental has launched a Zero Foil 2 Landfill scheme, in conjunction with the BPIF, to reduce foil waste…

New waste recovery system developed by Coveris

14 November 2017

  Coveris is celebrating a decade of sustainable success at its Lincolnshire-based environmental services facility with the launch of a new recovery system, Recoveris. This…