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Constantia Flexibles Announces First Certified Compostable Product
01.17.2022

Constantia Flexibles’ EcoPressoLid, a lidding material for coffee capsules, has been awarded ‘OK Compost Industrial’ by TÜV Austria. It is the producer’s first certified compostable product and potential game-changer for coffee suppliers who focus on...

How to Host a Sustainable Party
01.17.2022

Anyone who has hosted a party (and had to clean up afterward) knows it can end up being more than a little wasteful. From the food to the decor and supplies, a lot of things...

Michelle Bryson Appointed Global Sustainable Packaging Leader for BW Packaging Systems
01.14.2022

Bryson brings more than 30 years of packaging development experience to Barry-Wehmiller. In her previous roles with Wells Enterprises and PepsiCo, she developed and supported the development of packaging innovation and sustainability roadmaps. Most recently,...

Sun Chemical to Increase Prices on Inks, Coatings, Consumables and Adhesives in North America
01.14.2022

Sun Chemical will increase prices across its entire portfolio of packaging, commercial sheetfed and screen inks, coatings, consumables and adhesives in North America, effective immediately or as contracts allow. The unprecedented pace of inflationary cost...

Davis-Standard to Highlight dsX™ and High Barrier Cast Film Technology at Interplastica
01.14.2022

Davis-Standard will begin its 2022 tradeshow season in Moscow, Russia, at Interplastica, January 25 – 28. In Hall 2.2 at booth D07 in the Swiss Pavillion, representatives from Maillefer and from ER-WE-PA, Davis-Standard’s subsidiary in...

Profol Breathable Vacuum Packaging Film Ensures Fresh Food Vibrancy
01.14.2022

Profol Americas, a global leader in the manufacture of cast polypropylene and polyethylene films, has introduced a breathable vacuum packaging film solution, CPVac™. CPVac™ is a polypropylene-based coextruded film which is designed to maintain a...

Spartech Offers New Line of PolyPrime™ Thin-Gauge Plastic Sheets
01.13.2022

Spartech, a leading manufacturer of engineered thermoplastics and custom packaging solutions, now offers a new line of PolyPrime™ thin-gauge plastic sheets, made possible through the recent acquisition of Crawford Industries, L.L.C.

Sustainable Plastic Milestone: Revolution's Recycling Process Receives Groundbreaking Letter of No Objection (LNO) for Food Contact Applications
01.13.2022

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued a Letter of No Objection for Revolution's proprietary recycling method to produce post-consumer recycled, linear low-density polyethylene (PCR-LLDPE) for food contact applications. PCR produced under Revolution's...

Vonco Acquires Flex-Pak, Specialty Provider of DuPont™ Tyvek®, Expanding its Contract Manufacturing Capabilities and Services for Healthcare and Consumer Markets
01.13.2022

Vonco Products LLC, an industry-leading risk-free turnkey contract manufacturer of medical devices and fluid bags, biohazard and specimen transport, infection protection and PPEs, and clean room assembly, packaging, sterilization management, and distribution, is excited to...

Peak Nano Installs Davis-Standard Line for Innovative Capacitor Films
01.13.2022

Peak Nano Films, a U.S.-based nanotechnology leader, recently commissioned a Davis-Standard cast film line for processing a breakthrough dielectric film for capacitor applications. With this new equipment, Peak Nano Films has moved into production to...

The Sustainability Consortium Announces Coalition to Tackle Recycling Small Format Packaging
01.13.2022

The Sustainability Consortium (TSC) announced the formation of a new coalition of companies and organizations committed to creating resources to recycle small format packaging and other materials. This is the first coalition of its kind...

Amazon Revs Up Ecommerce Packaging Designs
01.13.2022

Ecommerce packaging development and improvement took another leap forward in June 2021, when Amazon announced an expansion of its Frustration-Free Packaging (FFP) program. Now, half a year later, we not only get a progress update,...

Macon-Bibb County Mayor Withdraws Support for Brightmark Facility
01.12.2022

Georgia’s Macon-Bibb County Mayor Lester Miller has withdrawn his support for Brightmark to construct an advanced plastics recycling and renewal facility in Macon, Georgia. Brightmark, a global waste solutions provider based in San Francisco, had...

Offloading Offset: Fotorecord Print Center Goes All-Digital with FUJIFILM J Press 750S
01.12.2022

Pittsburgh-based Fotorecord Print Center (Fotorecord), a 20-employee printing company with a 28-year history, recently transitioned from traditional offset print equipment to an all-digital print environment with the installation of a FUJIFILM J Press 750S digital...

Roll Flex Label Company Plans for the Future with New Durst Tau RSC-E
01.12.2022

Growing and adapting to their customers’ needs has always been a specialty of Roll Flex Label Company. As a three-generation family-owned company, Roll Flex has been able to grow their business while watching their customers...

Dow Invents in Mr. Green Africa to Accelerate Circular Economy for Plastics in Africa
01.12.2022

Dow, based in Midland, Michigan, has announced an investment into Mr. Green Africa as part of their Series B fundraising round to enable further diversion of plastic waste from informal dumpsites and the environment. The...

Toyo Ink India Expands Gravure Ink Capacity with New Toluene-free Factory
01.12.2022

Toyo Ink India Pvt. Ltd., a member of the Tokyo-based global specialty chemicals conglomerate Toyo Ink Group, recently installed a brand new gravure ink factory at its Gujarat site along the western coast of India....

Canadian Officials Force Keurig to Change Recycling Instructions
01.12.2022

Keurig Canada will pay millions of dollars in penalties and alter its coffee pod recyclability claims, as part of a legal settlement with Canadian regulators. Canada’s Competition Bureau on Jan. 6 announced the agreement, which...

Experts Discuss Trade-offs of Recycled-content Mandates
01.12.2022

Recycled-content laws are a tool for driving post-consumer resin demand. But what if producers are given too many outs, feedstock is in short supply, or the mandates actually result in greater environmental harm? Those were...

Solving Packaging Format Challenges: Communication is Key
01.12.2022

When CPGs and OEMs discussed challenges surrounding packaging formats, designs, and materials, most said improving industry partnerships is the solution. As consumers and legislators demand more environmentally friendly packaging, and e-commerce continues to drive new...

Printpack Invests in Nexus Circular
01.11.2022

Printpack, a leader in flexible and specialty rigid packaging committed to developing and commercializing sustainable packaging solutions, announces an investment in Nexus Circular (Nexus), a leader in advanced recycling technology. Nexus diverts and economically converts...

Thailand’s I.P. One Partners with Liquibox on Bag-in-Box Fabric Softener Refill Stations
01.11.2022

When Thailand-based I.P. One, a manufacturer and distributor of leading fabric care products, set out to install fabric softener refill stations for their Hygiene brand in retail stores, they opted for a bag-in-box solution that...

Plastic Energy and TotalEnergies Announce Plans to Build Plastic Recycling Facility in Spain
01.11.2022

Plastic Energy, a chemical recycler based in London, and TotalEnergies, an energy company based in Paris, have announced the construction of an advanced recycling plant in Sevilla, Spain. The plant will transform end-of-life plastic...

Sun Chemical Acquires SAPICI to Expand Customer Offerings in Polymers and Lamination Adhesives Market
01.10.2022

Sun Chemical has acquired SAPICI, a global leading company in high-performance polyurethanes for coatings, flexible packaging, industrial adhesives and more. With SAPICI, Sun Chemical reinforces its integrated supply strategy in the packaging market by adding...

The Best of Both Worlds: Hybrid Printing Systems
01.10.2022

When the COVID-19 pandemic hit, it created a shift in the already expanding e-commerce market. According to the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development, U.S. online retail sales grew from less than 10% in...

AWT Labels & Packaging Acquires MacArthur Corporation
01.10.2022

AWT Labels & Packaging Inc. (AWT), a leading provider of specialty labels and packaging for the healthcare, personal care, food & beverage, and durable end markets, announced the acquisition of MacArthur Corporation. Headquartered in Grand...

6 Trends That Will Dominate Coffee Packaging in 2022
01.10.2022

If the last two years have shown us anything, it’s that no number of restrictions will decrease people’s coffee consumption. Unable to visit their favorite cafe for that daily (or multiple-times-a-day) caffeine fix, many have...

Sandra Hudon Appointed as New Vice President of Sales and Business Development
01.10.2022

Polykar, an innovative, world-class manufacturer of sustainable packaging solutions, is pleased to announce the appointment of Sandra Hudon as Vice President of Sales and Business Development. In her new role, Sandra will oversee the strategic...

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