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British Plastics Federation Responds To BBC’s War On Plastic

British Plastics Federation Responds To BBC’s War On Plastic

Stuart Pritchard June 26, 2019 0

The British Plastics Federation has issued a statement in response to the BBC’s War on Plastic programme featuring Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall. The statement reads: “The BBC’s War on Plastic programme highlighted many important issues and clearly

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Co-op To Trial 100% Compostable Wrappers At Glastonbury

Co-op To Trial 100% Compostable Wrappers At Glastonbury

Stuart Pritchard June 26, 2019 0

After announcing back in March an exclusive partnership with Glastonbury to open a pop-up shop at the 2019 festival, The Co-op has now announced that said shop will sell sandwiches in 100% compostable wrappers,

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Leaders in Luxury Packaging Join London’s Most Exclusive Packaging Event

Leaders in Luxury Packaging Join London’s Most Exclusive Packaging Event

Stuart Pritchard June 25, 2019 0

Luxury Packaging London 2019 will celebrate its 10th anniversary when it returns to Olympia on 11 & 12 September, hosted alongside Packaging Innovations. As the UK’s leading luxury packaging event, it will bring together

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McFlurry Packaging Makeover In McDonald’s UK Latest Sustainability Drive

McFlurry Packaging Makeover In McDonald’s UK Latest Sustainability Drive

Stuart Pritchard June 25, 2019 0

The McDonald’s UK menu is getting a sustainable shake-up, with the removal of plastic lids from all McFlurry options from September which will reduce plastic waste by 383 metric tonnes annually. Single-use plastic will

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Industry Insight: Kite Packaging

Industry Insight: Kite Packaging

Stuart Pritchard June 25, 2019 0

We speak to GAVIN ASHE, Managing Partner at Kite Packaging, about the company’s latest innovations… Kicking things off with a brief history of Kite Packaging – how did you start and what do you

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Recalculate The Recycle Route

Recalculate The Recycle Route

Stuart Pritchard June 25, 2019 0

Daphna Nissenbaum, CEO and Co-Founder at TIPA looks at how the flexible packaging industry can steer us away from plastic pollution… Conventional plastic packaging is under attack, and rightfully so. Industry stakeholders in the

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Steel Packaging Hits Its Own European Recycling Target Three Years Early

Steel Packaging Hits Its Own European Recycling Target Three Years Early

Stuart Pritchard June 24, 2019 0

Recycling of steel packaging in Europe has hit an all-time high of 80.5%, according to figures issued by APEAL, the Association of European Producers of Steel for Packaging. This record rate, which represents data

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Increase Your Eco-Friendly Credentials

Increase Your Eco-Friendly Credentials

Stuart Pritchard June 24, 2019 0

CHLOE ROWLANDS looks at how Rombus Packaging focuses on the importance of eco-friendly products and how the use of them has recently seen a dramatic increase… A huge rise in conscious consumerism and the

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RPC Bramlage Introduces It’s Box Of Delights

RPC Bramlage Introduces It’s Box Of Delights

Stuart Pritchard June 21, 2019 0

The RPC Bramlage Division has introduced a special Promotion Box that showcases a selection of cosmetic and personal care packaging solutions from its extensive ranges. The box underlines RPC Bramlage’s capabilities in handling a

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Machine Vision & Sustainability

Machine Vision & Sustainability

Stuart Pritchard June 21, 2019 0

DR RUSSELL SION of Dimaco (UK) Limited – part of The Jenton Group – outlines the company’s approach to sustainability… Sustainability is without doubt one of the, if not the most, critical aspects concerning

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