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Packaging

News

Aluminium packaging

Aluminium recycling boosted thanks to investment Subscription

18 June, 2019 By Katie Coyne

Alupro says rates have jumped from 54% to 75% in past eight years

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Coffey urged to meet with industry over PRN crisisSubscription

17 June, 2019 By Katie Coyne

Packaging Scheme Forum warns of insufficient plastic PRNs for producers to meet obligations

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Deposit return scheme could raise £1.3bn for charitiesSubscription

30 May, 2019 By Mark Smulian

CPRE survey finds 73% of public would donate

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Packaging industry seeks 'not for profit' EPR superviserSubscription

14 May, 2019 By Mark Smulian

46 bodies issue joint response to Government EPR consultation

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Gove hints at all-in drinks deposit scheme Subscription

23 April, 2019 By Mark Smulian

Consultation still open but Gove says all-in ‘probably the answer’

Features

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Pillars of wisdom from a retail packaging giantSubscription

As big brands state their goals to reduce plastics use P&G’s principal scientist is trying to make its packaging more sustainable and what the future might look like

Enterprising businesses take home the honoursSubscription

MRW picks out the winners of this year’s Queen’s Award who operate within the fields of waste, recycling and the circular economy

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Packaging line creates custom boxes from recycled boardSubscription

Throughput of up to 450 packages/hour

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Frustration over failure to actSubscription

Packaging producers should incorporate the cost of collecting, recycling and disposing of those products in the sale cost as part of her combined Packaging (Extended Producer Responsibility) Bill 2017-19