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Circular Economy in multilayer plastics: latest advances

Markets & packaging

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