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  1. Zotefoams Announces Fully Recyclable Mono-Material Barrier Packaging Technology

    Available for licensing to brand owners and converters, ReZorce is suitable for a wide range of foodstuffs and beverages requiring oxygen and/or moisture barrier packaging. Trials show excellent functional capability to replace current versions of potato chip (crisp) packets, laminated paper, pouches and cartons, all of which face significant challenges in recycling due to the combination variously of metallised foils, aluminium, paper and plastic in the same product

  2. Closure Systems International Introduces PolyCycle PCR Resin

    Today’s consumers are demanding sustainable packaging, and smart brands are taking note. When it comes to sustainable closure design, Closure Systems International (CSI) has led the industry with materials development and lightweight designs

  3. Siegwerk And APK Work Together To Improve The Recyclability Of Plastic Packaging

    In the fight against plastic waste, Siegwerk and APK have joined forces to make plastic packaging more recyclable and to perfect the recycling processes as part of a circular economy

  4. Dow And UPM Partner To Produce Plastics Made With Renewable Feedstock

    Dow, in partnership with UPM Biofuels, a producer of advanced biofuels, announces the commercialization of a plastics offering for the packaging industry made from a bio-based renewable feedstock

  5. PPC Flexible Packaging™ Launches Sustainability Portfolio

    PPC Flexible Packaging™, LLC, a leading provider of custom flexible packaging for specialty food, healthcare and horticultural markets, is proud to announce PPC Green™, their new sustainability portfolio

  6. French Company First To Adopt Hiperbaric’s In-Bulk HPP System For Juice Production

    Ateliers Hermes Boissons (AHB), a French co-manufacturer, has become the first company investing in Hiperbaric’s latest development, the in-bulk machine which is intended for large quantities of juice processing, company officials announced.

  7. Food Lion Announces Commitment To Sustainable Chemistry, Transparent Products And Packaging

    In its latest move to make its private brand products and packaging more sustainable, Food Lion has announced recently a new sustainable chemistry commitment

  8. APLIX Launches EASY-LOCK Touch 974- A New Enhanced Sensory Closure For Small Bags

    APLIX is expanding its intuitive EASY-LOCK by APLIX reclose range with the new Touch 974 16mm hook-to-hook closure. By expanding its EASY-LOCK product offering, APLIX is able to provide their customers with a diverse range of reclose solutions that improves package aesthetics and functionality

  9. ProAmpac Debuts ProActive Recyclable Standard And High Barrier Packaging Films

    Today, ProAmpac announced its ProActive Recyclable R-1000 rollstock film for both vertical and horizontal form fill seal machines. R-1000 is the newest member of the ProActive Sustainability product family and is well suited for a broad range of applications such as dry food, home and personal care, and pet food

  10. GenNx360 Capital Partners Announces Partnership With Schneider Packaging Equipment Company, Inc.

    GenNx360 Capital Partners ("GenNx360"), in partnership with the management team and current owners of Schneider Packaging Equipment Company, Inc. ("Schneider" or the "Company"), is pleased to announce its investment in the Company