Matt is a staff writer covering global energy generation, storage, and resource affairs.
Russia’s mobilisation into Ukraine has caused Western powers to impose sanctions on the country.
A host of South African companies has joined forces to reduce plastic usage following similar commitments from the UK, France, Chile and the Netherlands.
Packaging machinery manufacturer Harpak-ULMA has introduced a poultry and meat flow wrapper based on previously patented technology.
Consumer goods company Unilever East Africa has launched its first fully recycled and recyclable plastic packaging in partnership with recycler Mr Green Africa.
India-based packaging supplier Bizongo has acquired $30m in Series C funding to expand its operations throughout the country.
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An investigation by UK consumer watchdog Which has found the packaging for many toiletries lacks any recycling information.
Technology and packaging giant Tetra Pak is working with US-headquartered software and sensor company Hexagon to enhance its Smart Solutions Platform with virtual visualisation and digital twin technology.