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Henkel launches carbon emissions evaluation tool to provide energy advice for supply chain partners

#Henkel launches carbon emissions evaluation tool to provide energy advice for supply chain partners (Image credit: Henkel). 12 Apr 2024 — Henkel is launching a new engagement program headlined “Climate Connect,” which helps global suppliers in its supply chain make…

ZWE biomonitoring study uncovers “alarmingly polluted” food near waste (co)incinerators

#ZWE biomonitoring study uncovers “alarmingly polluted” food near waste (co)incinerators 12 Apr 2024 — Zero Waste Europe (ZWE) and ToxicoWatch Foundation yesterday published new evidence of waste (co)incinerator emissions in Slovakia and the Netherlands, finding high levels of persistent organic…

Empack 2024 review: Exhibitors showcase latest strapping and sealing machinery

#Empack 2024 review: Exhibitors showcase latest strapping and sealing machinery 12 Apr 2024 — Packaging trade show Empack in Gorinchem, the Netherlands, ended yesterday. Exhibitors presented their latest solutions, including filling machines, label technology, packaging solutions and automation processes. Among…

Beyond The Headlines: O-I Glass markets recyclable drink container, SABIC decommissions naphtha cracker

#Beyond The Headlines: O-I Glass markets recyclable drink container, SABIC decommissions naphtha cracker 12 Apr 2024 — This week in industry news, Right Coast Spirits Italian Ice became the first brand to be packed in O-I Glass’ Drinktainer. Meanwhile, SABIC…

Bühler partners with Premier Tech for release of new automated bagging system

#Bühler partners with Premier Tech for release of new automated bagging system 12 Apr 2024 — Swiss technology group Bühler is releasing a new automatic bagging solution — dubbed Chronos OMP-2090 B — in partnership with packaging equipment manufacturer Premier…

“Wood reimagined”: Quadpack specialist on mimicking exotic woods and trending beauty packaging

#“Wood reimagined”: Quadpack specialist on mimicking exotic woods and trending beauty packaging (All image credits: Quadpack). 11 Apr 2024 — Quadpack crafts beauty packaging from common wood types like ash, which can be equipped with finishing technologies that mimic the…

University of Portsmouth study reveals PLA releases nine times less microplastics than PP

#University of Portsmouth study reveals PLA releases nine times less microplastics than PP 11 Apr 2024 — Researchers have found that PP releases up to nine times more microplastics than polylactic acid (PLA) samples after 76 days of UV exposure….

Metsä Spring begins pre-engineering project for wood fiber packaging products

#Metsä Spring begins pre-engineering project for wood fiber packaging products 11 Apr 2024 — Metsä Group is setting up a pre-engineering project for a commercial-scale factory to produce its innovation company Metsä Spring’s new packaging solution called Muoto. Currently in…

Berry launches PVC film alternative as European legislation demands recycling redesign

#Berry launches PVC film alternative as European legislation demands recycling redesign 11 Apr 2024 — Berry Global has released a white paper outlining its “breakthrough” technology in PE Cling Film. The technology is said to be the solution to finding…

Ranpak strengthens converter portfolio with launch of Geami MV for optimized wrapping

#Ranpak strengthens converter portfolio with launch of Geami MV for optimized wrapping 11 Apr 2024 — Ranpak has announced the launch of its new Geami MV wrapping system, a compact powered packaging converter. The company says the solution delivers an…