25 August 2020
During the Covid-19 coronavirus pandemic, the packaging industry, especially in the food sector, has received attention regarding hygiene and sustainability. This includes discussion around the use of single-use plastics and...
22 July 2020
EU leaders have introduced a levy on plastic waste starting January 2021 which will contribute towards the EU’s €750bn Covid-19 recovery package and its overall €1tn 2021 to 2027 budget.
9 July 2020
Since the start of the Covid-19 coronavirus pandemic, consumers and businesses have had to alter the way they view packaging health and safety, with the “war on plastic” being put...
8 June 2020
The packaging industry has had low exposure to the Covid-19 coronavirus pandemic, but some companies have been left more vulnerable than others, a report released last Friday by investors’ service...
12 May 2020
During this pandemic, has sustainability taken a backseat to stop the virus spreading and save lives? Packaging Gateway looks into some debates surrounding sustainability that have arisen.
27 April 2020
The coronavirus crisis will undoubtedly have a major effect on foreign direct investment (FDI), but which sectors and regions are likely to bear the brunt?
17 April 2020
The UK plastic ban has been delayed to October due to the coronavirus. Packaging Gateway looks into how packaging businesses and experts are responding.
14 April 2020
The environmental impact of plastic packaging has led to a sharp decrease in its use. Plastic alternatives have become a popular option, with many companies switching to sustainable solutions.
7 April 2020
Packaging Gateway looks at how three packaging companies have been supporting the healthcare sector.
31 March 2020
Amid the Covid-19 coronavirus outbreak, many countries have advised people to stay home unless their work is essential. Packaging Gateway asks experts whether those in the packaging industry should be...