IRPLAST S.p.A., a prominent global producer of simultaneously bi-oriented BOPP film, for manufacturing of printed adhesive tapes, wraparound labels for the food, beverage dairy, personal & home care markets and also for multi-pack solutions, has selected certified circular and certified renewable SABIC PP polymers from SABIC’s TRUCIRCLE portfolio for its new S-BOPP film solutions.
Recycling Packaging News
AIM, the European Brands Association, has launched HolyGrail 2.0 with Mondi and other partners across the value chain to prove the viability of digital watermarking for sorting waste at scale. Postage stamp sized watermarks on packaging—which are not visible to the naked eye—make it possible to effectively sort the material into specific waste streams.
Specializing in the skincare and personal care markets, COPCO has responded to the rise of COVID-19 around the world by quickly launching a full range of hand sanitizer bottles. Featuring multiple shapes, sizes, and closure/dispensing options, the range of hand sanitizer options is complete and ready to ship.
Pregis, a leading manufacturer of protective packaging, is introducing the AirSpeed Ascent high-pressure air cushioning system. Smart logic recognizes and calibrates the optimal system settings as each roll of film is loaded onto the Ascent. This “load and go” efficiency makes machine operation simple because no adjustments are required, eliminating human error.
Rayuen presents its latest creation, a sleek new cosmetic dropper bottle perfect for a variety of skincare products and other cosmetic formulas. Made from opal white glass, the bottles are 100% recyclable and offer multiple closure options.
Giflor Closure Technologies, an international leader in the production of plastic closure systems for over 40 years, has a set a new goal for this year. Despite all of the global challenges 2020 has brought, Giflor has decided to further its efforts from an environmental point of view. The company slogan, "2020: two times green" testifies that this will be a decisive year for sustainability, a challenge that Giflor has been at the forefront of for some years now and wishes to continue improving upon. See how their latest products get greener.
Aptar Beauty + Home is expanding the use of post-consumer recycled resin (PCR) into their airless line with the launch of two new products: Micro ECO + Mezzo ECO. Micro ECO + Mezzo ECO incorporates up to 45% PCR* in the combined components and are Cotrep certified for eco-design.
GEKA's mascara contains sustainable solutions for all 5 components of the cosmetic packaging, and the packaging in total is made of 93% sustainable material share.
CCL Labels offers innovative decoration solutions enabling brands to achieve their sustainability goals – with recycled content. CCL Label is constantly working on new label constructions that help reduce the environmental impact of their customers’ products while maintaining the brand identity and premium appearance.