Packaging News

Tetra Pak becomes the first company in the food and beverage industry to offer packaging made with fully traceable plant-based polymers
Tetra Pak

Tetra Pak, together with its supplier Braskem, has become the first company in the food and beverage industry to responsibly source plant-based polymers using the Bonsucro standards for sustainable sugar cane. This move is yet another reinforcement of the company’s commitment to drive ethical and responsible business practices across global supply chains.

Giflor's Carbon Black Free resin enables recycling
Giflor

Black plastic packaging poses a great challenge for the recycling process because the presence of carbon black does not allow the correct sorting of black parts at recycling facilities. Giflor’s Carbon Black Free (CBF) resin is the latest response to this challenging issue.

Future of packaging on display at UK's largest industry event
Packaging professionals from household names through to independent brands will come together to discover the latest technologies and solutions when Label&Print, Ecopack, Empack, and Contract Pack & Fulfilment return to Birmingham’s NEC on 26 & 27 February. Together with their co-located show, Packaging Innovations, the events offer industry professionals the chance to experience cutting-edge products for the first-time.
Will these products still be the IT products of next year?
MakeUp in
Last February, the MakeUp in Los Angeles participants got the chance to discover, on the Innovation Tree, makeup and skincare innovations selected by the Expert Committee. What will be the new "IT" products? Come and discover everything about makeup and skincare innovations and trends, February 11&12, at the Los Angeles Convention Center!
Food grade pumps offer easy dispensing
PKP
In the food industry, pump dispensers are ideal for portioning out liquid foods and sauces. PKP's food pump dispensers have been specially designed and manufactured in food grade PP, for consistently effortless dispensing of liquid foods in kitchens and customer self-service areas.
Mecmesin's materials testers
Mecmesin

Testing the physical strength properties of materials, in accordance with international or in-house standards, is a key part of determining their characteristics to better understand the effects of process improvements. With this in mind, Mecmesin has designed a range of static-load Materials Testers powered by intuitive VectorPro MT software.