The environmental concerns of a large amount of consumers are driving packaging innovations for many FMCG products nowadays. Manufacturers introduce eco-friendly concepts not only to please the public but also...
6 September 2018
29 August 2018
France is the latest country to react to the hot topic of the moment – the impact of plastics packaging on the environment – with plans to introduce a tax...
1 August 2018
Consumers are becoming more aware of the impact that packaging has on the environment and there is a growing expectation that it should be sustainable, kept to a minimum and...
27 July 2018
The vast majority of companies now have a sustainability policy, so to stand out from the crowd, it is vital that they put their money where their mouth is, and...
26 July 2018
Smart packaging has gathered pace recently alongside the increasingly digitally-aided lifestyles that consumers lead.
19 July 2018
The plastic shopping bag, the hated urban tumbleweed of modern life, has had a bad time recently. Its days are numbered. With Mumbai joining England in raising prices on plastic...
16 July 2018
In January 2018, China initiated the biggest change in plastic recycling in history by effectively banned the importation of over 20 kinds of foreign waste – including plastic – as...
12 July 2018
The University of Warwick has found a new type of biodegradable plastic that can be tossed out with food scraps.
3 July 2018
Innovations make life easier, especially in the world of consumer product packaging. There are some ground-breaking solutions changing people's habits and lifestyles, but also many little improvements, sometimes unexpected, that...
20 June 2018
As the war on plastic continues, the race to find its replacement is also heating up. The latest contender could be Durapulp fibre, which is used to create a new...