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compostable packaging

Government puts money into bio-plastic packaging Subscription

5 December, 2018 By Mark Smulian

A £60m Government fund to encourage bio-economy will include measures to cut plastic packaging and food waste

tetra pak

Veolia and Tetra Pak in recycling dealSubscription

19 November, 2018 By Mark Smulian

Used beverage cartons to be fully reused

Plastics packaging waste

Packagers 'could pay up to £1bn' to increase UK recyclingSubscription

12 November, 2018 By Mark Smulian

Councils welcome prospect of lower waste costs, while companies face higher contributions

Plastics recyclate

Little cheer for PRN buyers in new packaging dataSubscription

23 October, 2018 By Mark Smulian

Environment Agency reports on third quarter for 2018

Packaging waste

Call for simplified approach to packaging to improve recyclate Subscription

16 October, 2018 By Katie Coyne

Ellin: ’We’re currently in an unprecedented time when quality is centre stage’


manipulating molecules of polypropylene

Design for end-of-lifeSubscription

A research team from the University of Pittsburgh is trying to develop a fully recyclable alternative to multi-layer packaging used for food and drinks


Germany’s giant showSubscription

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

coca cola

Big business grasps the nettle on responsibilitySubscription

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