INFOPACK NEWS _ 25/11/2020

Material recycling and compostability as tools to achieve the Circular Economy

Markets & packaging

Material recycling and compostability as tools to achieve the Circular Economy


The European Union has been working since 2015 on action plans and strategies to lead Member States and the European industries towards a circular economy model. This model consists of transforming and taking advantage of the waste produced by industrial or domestic activities as new resources or raw materials. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Sustainability and environment BRAND: ITENE
Designs for Elevating Baked Goods to Premium Status

Trends & design

Designs for Elevating Baked Goods to Premium Status


Two things are clear: eating is a pleasure, and not all products are the same. If you are a manufacturer who uses the finest raw materials and takes painstaking care in production, it is equally critical that you give packaging the same loving attention. The Ingrasur company knows well of what it speaks when it comes to branding and packaging, thanks to its extensive track record and specialization in the food and gastronomic markets. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Packaging design BRAND: Ingrasur
M·VERA GP1012: Home compostable and soil degradable compound for injection moulding applications

Markets & packaging

M·VERA GP1012: Home compostable and soil degradable compound for injection moulding applications


As a branch of AKRO-PLASTIC GmbH, BIO-FED is the specialist for innovative and application-oriented biocompounds. The product portfolio under the trade name M·VERA is constantly being expanded with new products. Depending on the requirements profile, these compounds are either biodegradable in various environments or suitable for long-term use – and completely or partially made from renewable raw materials. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Materiales de envase BRAND: BIO-FED
“Rianxeira’s easy-to-open packaging first allowed Spanish consumers to consume preserves without fuss”

Trends & design

“Rianxeira’s easy-to-open packaging first allowed Spanish consumers to consume preserves without fuss”


Interview with Juan Carlos Cordeiro Rodríguez, Brand Director for Rianxeira and Escurís ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Interviews with consumer brands BRAND: Rianxeira
Flow Cosmetics chooses sustainable Metsä Board paperboards for its range of natural products

Markets & packaging

Flow Cosmetics chooses sustainable Metsä Board paperboards for its range of natural products


Flow Cosmetics, a Finnish natural cosmetics company, has selected paperboard from Metsä Board, part of the Metsä Group, as its packaging material of choice, for its innovative range of shampoos, body and face soaps. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Materiales de envase BRAND: Metsä Board
Mondi’s FlexiBag Recyclable tickles Fido’s taste buds by keeping soft pet food fresh and succulent

Markets & packaging

Mondi’s FlexiBag Recyclable tickles Fido’s taste buds by keeping soft pet food fresh and succulent


Pet food maker Mera is the first to use pre-made, mono-material, recyclable plastic FlexiBags for its semi moist dog food ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Materiales de envase BRAND: Mondi Group
New Infopack Issue available

Actuality packaging

New Infopack Issue available


You can check our latest online number. Do not miss it! ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Company news BRAND: Infopack Magazine
Barrier-coated paperboard: the alternative to plastic for smart packaging

Markets & packaging

Barrier-coated paperboard: the alternative to plastic for smart packaging


The hunt for materials that can replace plastic is intense. Innovation work is being done on a global scale to find renewable alternatives to plastic so that humanity can reduce the huge impact on the environment from our use of plastic. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Materiales de envase BRAND: Iggesund
Visionary robot feed

Industry equipment

Visionary robot feed


Theegarten-Pactec makes packaging even more flexible, slimmer and cost effective. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Machinery and applications BRAND: Theegarten-Pactec
UPM Raflatac partners with Vellamo for bottled water industry’s first and only wood-based clear plastic label material

Actuality packaging

UPM Raflatac partners with Vellamo for bottled water industry’s first and only wood-based clear plastic label material


UPM Raflatac is partnering with Vellamo, Finland’s award-winning natural mineral water for a truly innovative sustainable label. Vellamo’s bottles feature UPM Raflatac Forest Film PPTM, the world’s first and only wood-based polypropylene plastic label material. This transparent label material is constructed from UPM BioVerno naphtha, a 100 percent wood-based solution made from tall oil, a residue of pulp production, originating from sustainably managed forests. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Company news BRAND: UPM Raflatac