Global materials science expert Milliken & Company is once again leveraging its unique capabilities to help produce needed medical personal protective equipment (PPE) amid the COVID-19 pandemic. The current shortage in plastic materials used for protective face shields is leading manufacturers to offer the readily available polypropylene plastic. The material, however, is naturally hazy, so plastic manufacturers are turning to Milliken and the company’s NX® UltraClear™ polypropylene concentrate to produce plastics with clarity levels suitable for healthcare industry face shields.
We update the stock numbers every day to enable the immediate production of hand sanitizer, 75% alcohol sterilizer, and liquid soap.
Rebhan‘s best-selling OPTIMA bottle series now offers more options to choose between. Simple, noble, colorful and sassy, OPTIMA's appearance is highly appealing and can be tailored to any which way a brand desires. Now the timeless design is also offered in HDPE.
MingFeng has introduced an eco-friendly plastic substitute for box packaging and inserts. Molded paper pulp is eco-friendly and compostable, as well as 100% recyclable and biodegradable.
In response to the increased demand for more sustainable packaging options, Qosmedix has introduced 100% recyclable aluminum caps to correspond with their low profile glass jars. The new lined threaded caps feature a matte silver finish and PE foam liners for added protection that can be removed prior to recycling.
Fighting against COVID-19, Bona offers spray bottles which are manufactured in-house in its GMP clean room according to ISO 15378:2017 controls. With demand increasing from the market, Bona has invested in new production lines for this series of spray pumps to makes lead time faster.
Tekni-Plex, Inc. has announced that Michael Reed has joined the company as vice president of market development. In this newly created position, Reed will develop strategies and business plans to deliver solutions to customers in new markets.
Neopac is in the development stages of food- and pharma-grade mono-material barrier tube solutions that align with existing recycling processes. Neopac’s push for mono-material tubes will employ sound packaging science to align with current recycling practices and processes – all while providing its cosmetics, food and pharma customers with outstanding barrier properties to protect sensitive products.
Leveraging more than 45 years of experience in cheese processing, Tetra Pak is launching its first complete processing line for feta type white cheese products to enable white milk producers and traditional cheese makers to explore opportunities within white cheese.