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Novamont boosts bioplastics capacity

Italy’s Novamont has increased production at its Mater-Biopolymer plant south of Rome by 25 per cent in order to manufacture more Origo-Bi biopolyesters and...

Battle brews in high stakes coffee capsule market

Almost a quarter of all single-serve coffee capsules worldwide are now produced by companies outside of the major supplier base as ‘compatible’ capsules have...

Secos to relocate plastics film production to Malaysia

A week after it said it was reviewing its Stellar Films Australia subsidiary, bioplastics manufacturer Secos Group has confirmed that it plans to relocate...

Alpla grounds waste with compostable coffee capsule

A biodegradable coffee capsule that consumers can dispose of in their home compost has been developed by Austrian converter Alpla in cooperation with materials...

Domestic olefins boost for Turkmenistan

A $3.4 billion plant for the production of polyethylene and polypropylene has been opened in Turkmenistan, which significantly increases the country’s domestic olefins production...

Filling News

Beverage leaders call for industry-wide approach to sustainability

The bottled water industry is on a journey and trying to not only end plastics waste, but to completely disrupt the concept of single...

Danone aiming to triple plant-based business

Danone has put plans in place to triple the size of its plant-based business by 2025 through an increase in its non-dairy beverage and...

Constellation Brands names future chief

Bill Newlands will be appointed president and chief executive of alcohol producer Constellation Brands when Rob Sands leaves the role and assumes the position...

Smith named Coca-Cola operating chief

Brian Smith has been named chief operating officer of The Coca-Cola Company, to replace James Quincey, who left the role to become chief executive...

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