Indian converter Jindal films has started work on two testing laboratories in the US and Luxembourg for film characterisation, which will be equipped to simulate customer conditions on packaging, printing and labelling machines.
The National Association for PET Container Resources (NAPCOR) in the US has developed new bale quality grading specifications for post-consumer PET bales, which are designed to provide incentives to suppliers to improve recycled PET quality.
Consumer goods giant Procter & Gamble has joined the US-based Sustainable Packaging Coalition (SPC)’s How2Recycle Label programme in a bid to make consumers more aware of when they can recycle rigid packaging.
The Association of Postconsumer Plastic Recyclers (APR), a trade organisation representing the plastics recycling industry in North America, has released the final report of the Sleeve Label Working Group detailing recommendations the packaging industry can use to mitigate the impact of sleeve labels on the recycling of PET bottles.
Reel-fed label manufacturer Americk Webtech has announced an £11 million ($17.8m) expansion plan at its Enniskillen, Northern Ireland factory that will see it install two new printing presses and create 35 jobs.
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