MARKETS & PACKAGING

V Range products: enhancing consumer experience

Markets & packaging

V Range products: enhancing consumer experience


Food packaging technology has made it possible the diversification of the agro-food industry. Nowadays the market offers not only first, second, third and fourth range products (unprocessed products, preserves, frozen products and minimally processed fruit and vegetables, respectively), but we are also witnessing a whole revolution in fifth range products presented in convenience packaging, easy to consume at any time. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Materiales de envase BRAND: ITENE
Single-use plastics: what will happen in 2020?

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Single-use plastics: what will happen in 2020?


It has been almost two years since the European Commission published the draft of Directive (EU) 2019/904 of the European Parliament as well as the Council Directive of June 5th 2019, on the reduction of the impact of certain plastic products in the environment. Now it is the turn of the Member States, which must carry out the work of translating and landing all those objectives set by Europe and defining in more detail how these ambiguous measures are to be carried out —or even making them even more restrictive if necessary. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Sustainability and environment BRAND: ITENE
Plastics industry excels during coronavirus pandemic

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Plastics industry excels during coronavirus pandemic


After first paralyzing China, the ongoing coronavirus pandemic is now testing the very fabric of societies worldwide. It is challenging governments, companies and individuals alike, while reinforcing the key role played by plastics and polymers in keeping people safe and healthy ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Materiales de envase BRAND: CHINAPLAS
AR Packaging drives sustainable innovation and targets a major shift to dry molded fibre packaging together with PulPac.

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AR Packaging drives sustainable innovation and targets a major shift to dry molded fibre packaging together with PulPac.


AR Packaging drives sustainable innovation and targets a major shift to dry molded fibre packaging together with PulPac. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Sustainability and environment BRAND: AR Packaging
Bioplastics biodegradable in water in less than 2 months

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Bioplastics biodegradable in water in less than 2 months


The three degrees of Okean are made of 100% renewable raw material . The innovative formulation of these new bioplastics offers an alternative to traditional 
plastic items that are in risk of ending up in rivers. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Sustainability and environment BRAND: Kompuestos
Studies confirm that Walki Plastiroll´s Bioska films have fast biodegradability

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Studies confirm that Walki Plastiroll´s Bioska films have fast biodegradability


It’s a proven fact: the biodegradability of Walki’s Bioska films are among the fastest on the market. The Finnish environment Institute (SYKE) has conducted studies to measure the biodegradability of bio-based and biodegradable plastics. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Sustainability and environment BRAND: Walki
A respectful pact with the future

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A respectful pact with the future


Through its RePack strategy of sustainable product development, Quadpack makes a commitment to recycling, replacing, reducing and reusing packaging materials ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Sustainability and environment BRAND: Quadpack group
Paper packaging for a sustainable future: New barrier papers from Sappi

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Paper packaging for a sustainable future: New barrier papers from Sappi


Paper has long been the number one recyclable mono-material. Accordingly, the market leader Sappi has expanded its portfolio of barrier papers and is now offering businesses a vast range of innovative packaging paper solutions. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Materiales de envase BRAND: SAPPI
How can the beverage industry aspire to a 100% recycling rate?

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How can the beverage industry aspire to a 100% recycling rate?


Beverage cans are the world's most recycled packaging. The incredible qualities of aluminum not only make them infinitely recyclable, but also very easy to separate from other packaging. It is a simple and highly efficient process, so it can be said that they are the true champions of recycling. In addition, more and more cans are being recycled, reaching a record rate of 74.5% over the past year in terms of the European global average. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Sustainability and environment BRAND: Asociación de Latas de Bebidas
Barrier packaging films for the circular economy

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Barrier packaging films for the circular economy


Innovia Films is launching the first of its new range of transparent high barrier packaging films, Propafilm Strata SL. It has been designed to be a standalone mono filmic solution or, to be used in laminate constructions to be ‘recycle ready’, or recyclable in countries which have the infrastructure to recycle polypropylene films. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Materiales de envase BRAND: Innovia Films