Household & Electronics Packaging

TOMRA and Plastretur to build plastic packaging sorting plant in Norway

Sustainable technology business TOMRA and Norway-based recycling company Plastretur have signed a majority ownership agreement to build a new plastic…

Government of Canada releases draft report on dangers of PFAS

Environment and Climate Change Canada, a department under the Government of Canada, has announced the release of a draft State…

Australian government ‘temporarily’ lifts countrywide plastic export ban

The Australian government has announced the ‘temporary’ exemption of its nationwide plastic export ban, allowing Oatley Resources Australia to send…

Canadian stakeholders launch PRFLEX effort to improve plastic circularity

The Circular Plastics Taskforce has announced the launch of new initiative PRFLRX in collaboration with several industry stakeholders. The participating…

Ball receives ASI certification for its aerosol packaging division

Sustainable aluminium packaging company Ball has received the ‘Aluminum Stewardship Initiative (ASI) certification for its infinitely recyclable aluminium packaging solutions. …

Puracy launches new ‘Clean Cans’ to eliminate its single-use plastic packs

US-based household cleaning and personal care brand Puracy has launched its new sustainable Clean Can packaging to get rid of…

Fujifilm strives towards sustainable printing in a range of analogue and digital solutions

Fujifilm is set to display its portfolio of analogue and digital packaging solutions at Interpack 2023 to demonstrate its commitment to…

Macfarlane Group buys protective packaging supplier Suttons

UK-based packaging company Macfarlane Group has acquired Suttons Performance Packaging for a maximum cash consideration of £9.0m ($10.8m). Based in…

Pregis launches AirSpeed Ascent air cushioning system in Europe

US-based protective packaging manufacturer Pregis has introduced its AirSpeed Ascent high-performance air cushioning system in Europe. The high-pressure air system…

Advantek buys Malaysian packaging firm LKTT Plastic Technology

Multinational packaging provider Advantek has acquired LKTT Plastic Technology, a Malaysian company that supplies complementary precision packaging. Based in Penang,…