DS Smith has pledged to recycle up to 2.5 billion cups a year using its paper mill in Kent, Henkel has teamed up with Waste Free Oceans to manufacture over...
2 April 2018
28 March 2018
The UK Government has confirmed plans to launch a bottle and can deposit-return scheme in a bid to increase recycling rates and reduce pollution from plastics.
14 March 2018
New Zealand has started the implementation of a standardised packaging for tobacco products sold in the country.
8 March 2018
A survey conducted by the Carton Council of North America has revealed that 61% of the total 6,936 respondents, who all live in the US, recycle their food and beverage...
6 March 2018
Tomra Group has signed an agreement to acquire BBC Technologies for NZD66.9m ($48.6m), and Tulip’s affiliate Dalehead Foods has launched a new paperboard packaging for the fresh protein market. Packaging-gateway...
2 March 2018
UK-based Biome Bioplastics has welcomed a decision by the European Union (EU) to change legislation in recognising bioplastics' role in reducing waste and achieving recycling goals.
23 February 2018
The first tobacco products carrying the new standardised and plain packaging are now available in a number of retail outlets in Ireland.
8 February 2018
New York lawmakers in the US have introduced a bill calling for a new law that mandates companies to follow stronger safety regulations while manufacturing liquid detergent packets.
7 February 2018
Singapore’s Ministry of Health (MOH) has launched a public consultation on the proposal to implement standardised packaging of tobacco products with a larger graphic health warning.
24 January 2018
UK firm Unilever has called for the consumer goods industry to augment its efforts to address the challenge of ocean plastic waste.