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Packaging

News

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Tesco calls for 'consistent recycling infrastructure'Subscription

24 May, 2018 By Mark Smulian

Retailer to remove hard-to-recycle materials

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Gove comes face-to-face with reverse vending machineSubscription

18 May, 2018 By

Marine Conservation Society takes Tomra RVS to Parliament

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Gove agrees to calls for ‘radical’ change to producer responsibilitySubscription

15 May, 2018

Recommendations for reform outlined by WRAP, Incpen and Defra’s Advisory Committee on Packaging 

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PRNs hit by reduction in exports to ChinaSubscription

9 May, 2018 By Marino Donati

Number of packaging recovery notes hit three-year low as material has nowhere to go

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Plastic packaging recycling buoyant in face of China banSubscription

9 April, 2018 By

Compliance schemes give positive response to Q4 packaging data

Features

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Germany’s giant showSubscription

This year’s IFAT show in Munich promises to be bigger and is offering a number of innovations

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Big business grasps the nettle on responsibilitySubscription

Who should carry the can for the increasingly visible problem of packaging waste?

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Plastic from prawns: science is beating the bag scourgeSubscription

Academics in the UK and Egypt are investigating the feasibility of turning prawn shell waste into a biodegradable plastic packaging material