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Jaguars tackle conversion in the end zone

PureCycle is teaming up with the Jacksonville Jaguars American Football team to help divert “more than half a million pieces of plastics waste at...

NextLoopp closes in on rPP loop

NextLoopp, the global project set up to close the loop on food-grade PP, has undertaken its first full-scale packaging production trials using its novel...

ProMach feeds growth with Reepack deal

ProMach has acquired Reepack, an Italian firm known for its vacuum chambers, thermoformers, tray sealers and flow wrappers. The addition of the flexible packaging machinery...

Alpek acquires Octal

Petrochemical company Alpek has completed its acquisition of Octal Holding, a PET sheet producer and thermoformer, for $620 million. Based in Mexico, Alpek produces PET...

Film blisters run for recyclability

TerraCycle has recognised Honeywell's Aclar Barrier Film Blisters as technically recyclable for PVC and PETG-based blisters. Through the partnership, Honeywell and TerraCycle have developed a...

Brueckner Group USA sizes up new headquarters

Brueckner Group USA is to more than treble its operational capacity after acquiring a new headquarters in Dover, New Hampshire. The 72,000 sq ft space,...

Kiefel names new chief financial officer

Thermoforming equipment and tool maker Kiefel has appointed Anne Dierkopf as its new chief financial officer. Dierkopf (pictured) took over the role on 1 May,...

Alkemy aims to turn acquisition into gold

Israeli plastics recycling company KB Recycling Industries – which trades under the name Alkemy – has agreed to acquire Spanish firm Plasticos Flome for...

Burger King enters the reusable loop

Burger King has become the first quick-service-restaurant corporation in the UK to trial a range of reusable and returnable packaging for its burgers and...

KP calls for more tray-to-tray recycling

Klöckner Pentaplast (KP) has called on industry to create separate recycling and sorting systems specifically for pots, tubs and trays, to be able to...

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