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How to demonstrate compliance with the challenges of the Royal Decree on Packaging and Packaging waste?

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How to demonstrate compliance with the challenges of the Royal Decree on Packaging and Packaging waste?


Although the recycling of the packaging we produce and consume is increasing, there is still plenty of room for improvement, especially in the case of plastic packaging, which is in high demand due to its characteristics, but due to its complexity still has lower recycling rates than other materials. ( Read more... )


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Putting bionanomaterials to the test

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Putting bionanomaterials to the test


New additives, raw materials and high value-added composites ( Read more... )


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Keys to the new EU regulation for recycled plastics for food contact

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Keys to the new EU regulation for recycled plastics for food contact


Recycled materials and food safety ( Read more... )


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Plastics tax: keys to achieve exemption from payment of the tax

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Plastics tax: keys to achieve exemption from payment of the tax


The publication of Law 7/2022 on 8 April 2022 has brought a lot of commotion in many aspects. One of the most relevant and with the greatest impact on Spanish companies is the creation of a special tax on non-reusable plastic packaging that came into force on 1 January. ( Read more... )


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ITENE will improve the properties of compostable and recycled plastics for food packaging and bottles for drugstore products

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ITENE will improve the properties of compostable and recycled plastics for food packaging and bottles for drugstore products


The research centre will reduce the cost of these materials to take advantage of and recover waste that have an impact on the environment through the EXTRECH UP project, funded by IVACE ( Read more... )


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How to measure the environmental footprint of your packaging

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How to measure the environmental footprint of your packaging


Environmental degradation and climate change represent an existential threat to Europe and the rest of the world. The European Green Deal is presented as a tool to overcome these challenges with the intention of transforming the EU into a modern, resource-efficient and competitive economy. ( Read more... )


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Improved properties and new packaging applications in a circular economy

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Improved properties and new packaging applications in a circular economy


The market is experiencing an increased demand for recycled plastics by the industry that uses or manufactures packaging ( Read more... )


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ITENE achieves to convert PET/PE multilayer tray waste into a compostable plastic by using microorganisms

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ITENE achieves to convert PET/PE multilayer tray waste into a compostable plastic by using microorganisms


In the VALQUIBIO project, funded by IVACE, delamination processes of multilayer structures and depolymerisation of PET layers have been developed to improve the recovery of packaging waste. ( Read more... )


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New Law on Waste and Contaminated Soil for a Circular Economy: How we help the packaging sector to adapt

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New Law on Waste and Contaminated Soil for a Circular Economy: How we help the packaging sector to adapt


In the packaging sector we were expectant in recent times about the imminent approval of the Law on Waste and Contaminated Soils for a Circular Economy. Finally, this text, which regulates waste management in our country, was published in the Official State Gazette and came into force on 10 April. ( Read more... )


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Waste and Contaminated Soils Law and the future Royal Decree of Packaging and Packaging Waste

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Waste and Contaminated Soils Law and the future Royal Decree of Packaging and Packaging Waste


The world of packaging is experiencing times of changes at normative level. At the end of March, the new Law on Waste and Contaminated Soils for Circular Economy was approved in Congress and the Royal Decree on Packaging and Packaging Waste is pending processing ( Read more... )


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