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Flexible Packaging and Sustainability: new online toolkit offers facts and figures

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Flexible Packaging and Sustainability: new online toolkit offers facts and figures


Flexible Packaging Europe (FPE) presents new toolkit looking at the sustainability of flexible packaging / Main target groups are people working in the fields of flexible packaging and products packed in flexible packaging but also the general public. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Material innovations BRAND: Flexible Packaging Europe (FPE)
Beverages: new packaging trends and emerging technologies

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Beverages: new packaging trends and emerging technologies


The beverage bottling and processing industry is experiencing significant growth, according to the report “2018 Beverage Trends in Packaging and Processing”. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Materiales de envase BRAND: ITENE
Sun&Vegs presents its organic assortment and biodegradable packaging

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Sun&Vegs presents its organic assortment and biodegradable packaging


Marketed by Grupo Alimentario Citrus (GAC) under the brand BIO Sun&Vegs, the new range covers a wide range of organic vegetables and fresh produce straight from the fields. This organic bid comes alongside more sustainable packaging alternatives, with biodegradable packaging, which are 100% recyclable. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Materiales de envase BRAND: Sun&Vegs
Circular Economy in multilayer plastics: latest advances

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Circular Economy in multilayer plastics: latest advances


Current society is in a constant movement: population follows an almost exponential growth, and with it, needs and demands of resources. In this way, we face to a several of challenges which involve all areas of human activity development, from food security to climate change. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Sustainability and environment BRAND: ITENE
Plastic waste: more sustainable management

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Plastic waste: more sustainable management


The problem exists, and it is positive that the European Union is pushing for a search for alternatives products made from other materials, but we wonder if the aim of eliminating these plastic products by 2021 is a proportional and realistic objective. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Sustainability and environment BRAND: Infopack Magazine
CEFLEX actively endorses the New Plastics Economy Global Commitment

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CEFLEX actively endorses the New Plastics Economy Global Commitment


CEFLEX, the consortium of companies, associations and organisations collaborating to enhance the performance of flexible packaging in the circular economy in Europe, has issued its endorsement of the Ellen MacArthur Foundation (EMF) Global Commitment for a New Plastics Economy. This support is based on the EMF vision of a circular economy for plastic packaging being fully aligned with the CEFLEX vision. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Sustainability and environment BRAND: Ceflex
Simplicity in the packing process with the Schur Star Concept

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Simplicity in the packing process with the Schur Star Concept


When introduced to the Schur Star Concept, Sabarot Wassner became aware of the many advantages of employing the Schur Star Concept for packing their large range of cereals, pulses, seeds, and dried mushrooms. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Material innovations BRAND: Schur
Circular Economy, a model with business challenges and opportunities

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Circular Economy, a model with business challenges and opportunities


Efficient use of resources, waste and energy have become necessary in a society that aspires to continuous progress that, inevitable, must go hand in hand with environmental progress. To make this possible, the Circular Economy has appeared as a tool that can guide us towards a lasting, sustainable social growth that fights against climate change. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Sustainability and environment BRAND: ECOEMBES
Packaging material a key issue for the climate

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Packaging material a key issue for the climate


Switching material from plastic to paperboard can reduce a packaging’s climate impact by 99 per cent. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Sustainability and environment BRAND: Iggesund
Zumosol partners with Elopak and switches from plastic bottles to sustainable beverage cartons

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Zumosol partners with Elopak and switches from plastic bottles to sustainable beverage cartons


First aseptic Pure-Pak cartons with Natural Brown Board on the market. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Sustainability and environment BRAND: Elopak