biodegradable

Signal: study finds bioplastics harm fish

A new study has revealed that biodegradable plastics (known as bioplastics) “may not be the silver bullet to plastic pollution”…

ELEMIS and Morro launch biodegradable sampling sachets

Materials science company Xampla’s new consumer brand Morro has collaborated with skincare brand ELEMIS on plastic-free biodegradable packaging for the…

Five green packaging innovations for e-commerce orders

As e-commerce continues its meteoric rise, the spotlight is increasingly focusing on the sustainability of its packaging.  With consumers becoming…

Unpacking the environmental footprint of food packaging materials

In the bustling world of consumer goods, the profound environmental and health implications of the materials employed in food packaging…

Single-use plastics yield to biodegradable films for safety

Research has found that there have been approximately 139m metric tons of single-use plastic waste in the year 2021. This…

Sustainable stationery packaging launched

Ahlstrom, Adapa, and Maped have collaborated to develop fibre-based window packaging for erasers, deviating from the traditional blister packs to…

Global interest in cardboard boxes on the rise

UK-based packaging supplier Sadlers finds a 29% YOY increase in the number of companies selling surplus cardboard boxes through their reuse…

Bamboo tissue paper with plastic-free packaging launched

Sybron has launched SySoft Luxury Bamboo Toilet Tissue, which is made from 100% bamboo and plastic-free packaging. Sybron has partnered…

Navigating the complexities of sustainable packaging

In our race against escalating environmental challenges, the need for sustainable packaging grows increasingly urgent. Packaging contributes significantly to global…

Sustainable advances in packaging converting

Sensing a market opportunity, many packaging converters were already targeting sustainability, developing innovative packaging materials and designs to cut packaging…