Investment management firm Circulate Capital is planning to raise $90m in funding from major CPG and chemical companies, including PepsiCo, Procter and Gamble, Dow, Danone, Unilever, and The Coca-Cola Company,...
26 October 2018
23 October 2018
A study by the Austrian Environment Agency and scientists from the University of Vienna has found microplastics in human stools.
22 October 2018
The UK Government has announced its plan to ban the distribution and sale of plastic straws, drinks stirrers and other associated products.
17 October 2018
UK-based research organisation for packaging INCPEN has joined the On-Pack Recycling Label (OPRL) scheme to promote the recyclability of packaging.
10 October 2018
A global audit carried out by environmental group Greenpeace to determine the contribution of multinational corporations to the plastics problem found that food and beverage firms Coca-Cola, PepsiCo, and Nestlé...
28 September 2018
An association of European kraft paper manufacturers and paper bags producers is set to organise European Paper Bag Day on 18 October to raise awareness among consumers about the need...
24 September 2018
The UK Parliament has launched a new range of compostable products as part of broader efforts to eliminate single-use avoidable plastics from both the House of Commons and the House...
21 September 2018
Around 93% of the people in the UK are of the opinion that plastic bottles should contain recycled content, according to a new research conducted by resource management company Veolia.
17 September 2018
A research team from Sultan Qaboos University (SQU) in Muscat, Oman has developed a new packaging solution using nanotechnology in an effort to extend shelf life of Okra.
14 September 2018
Saudi Arabia has reportedly disclosed its plans to implement plain packaging measures for tobacco products to the World Trade Organization (WTO), joining a list of countries already having such rules...