New 99-Million Visy Plant May Help Solve Single-Use Plastic Woes

The commitment of an Australia-based packaging and resource recovery giant to launch a $99-million new plant may potentially impact current global moves to ban single-use plastic plastic as it continues to occupy landfills and the oceans, threatening the marine ecosystem. In a brief update posted on its website, Visy said they are opening a “$99…

Royal Canin, TerraCycle Helps Consumers Recycle Pet Food Packaging

TerraCycle an international recycling company has partnered with Royal Canin a global checker in pet health nutrition. The two companies have created a zero-waste product. The program charges no recycling fee in processing an old Royal Canin pet food package. This is an incredible move that will help fight environmental degradation improving the ideals of…

Evaluating the Safety of Food Packaging Using Chromatography

Food packaging materials have historically been composed of glass, metals, paper, paperboard, and plastics that are typically combined with varied inks, adhesives, and coatings. Each of those materials is fastidiously assessed for his or her effectiveness to preserve food merchandise, and if any doubtless unwanted chemical residues from these materials will migrate into food. To…

Vetroplas and Envases Enter into a New Partnership

Vetroplas has proclaimed a new partnership with Spanish aluminum bottle manufacturer, Envases, extending its packaging choices to the UK cosmetic and personal care market. Envases produces extremely decorative aluminum packs with each FEA 15 crimp necks and varied screw necks, providing glorious barrier properties and protection from light-weight and moisture. they’re fully recyclable and environmentally…

Just Water’s Tetra Top Carton Bottle Wins Packaging Award

The recyclable Tetra Top container is more than 50 percent paper, with a top and shoulder produced using non-sustenance review sugar stick. Judges adulated Just Water for being a “strong brand with a clear message”, and conveying an item that financially, dependable and logically claims to consumers. “The Just mission is to improve in all…

According to Reports, UK Government Could Increase Packaging Recycling Tax

A new waste strategy might overall the prevailing PNR system and produces several extra pounds into the recycling infrastructure. The Guardian, the days and also the Daily Mail newspapers say environment Secretary Michael Gove is about to introduce raised charges for recycling plastic within the government’s new waste strategy expected to be proclaimed this month.…

Biome Bioplastics Showcases new technique to Understand the ‘complexities of plastics’

“We decided to take the matter into our own hands and form a necessary back-to-basic approach that puts the stress on science and fact.” UK-based community Bioplastics has launched a brand new a digital academic channel to assist government, media and also the public higher perceive the complexities of plastics and plastic pollution and learn…

Bioplastics Manufacturer Secos Group Ltd. will Move its Cast Film Manufacturing to Malaysia from Australia

Secos is presently rummaging a strategic review of its operations, and says preliminary findings from the review have confirmed the Board’s expectation that the corporate are able to do important in operation and overhead price savings, to the tune of $1m a year, by shift production offshore. Chairman Richard Tegoni, said: “The Strategic Review has…