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Petainer expands across Europe

PET packaging converter Petainer is set to expand operations in Europe and Russia in response to increased demand for its products and to ensure it can...

Electricity switch lowers rPET emissions to below virgin PET

Greenhouse gas emissions at a recycling plant in Austria have been reduced to a tenth of the level for new PET material, said PET...

London recycling rate is ‘rubbish’, claims environment report

The London Assembly Environment Committee has published a report that labels the UK capital’s recycling rate as “rubbish” and makes a series of robust...

Hasbro toys with the idea of plant-based plastics

The US multinational toy company Hasbro plans to use plant-based bio-polyethylene terephthalate (bioPET) for blister packs and plastics windows next year, in an attempt...

PG Tips brews up bioplastics alternative for its bags

Tea producer PG Tips is to eliminate plastics from its iconic pyramid shaped tea bags and replace it with plant-based, fully biodegradable and renewable...

Commercial launch for LiquiForm technology

Amcor’s liquid forming technology for rigid bottles has debuted commercially in the US after ‘environmentally-friendly’ hand soap brand Nature’s Promise launched the first consumer...

Unilever signs sustainable deal with Indonesian government

Unilever and Indonesian government-owned palm oil plantation company PT Perkebunan Nusantara (PTPN) have signed an agreement to work together to support local mills and...

Replace plastics packaging… with plastics packaging

Several designers have won a competition to come up with new materials to replace plastics packaging, by designing concepts involving plastics packaging. The Circular Materials...

British meat supplier targets circular economy

British meat supplier Cranswick is aiming to eliminate all non-recyclable plastics packaging from its business by 2025 to support the transition towards a more...

Carbios teams up with Sustainable Packaging Coalition

France-based provider of greener chemical solutions, Carbios has joined the Sustainable Packaging Coalition (SPC), an international network consisting of 200 member companies, government officials and academics. The...

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