film material

Replacing, not recycling plastic packaging: key to a waste-free future

Over the past 20 years, consumers have become accustomed to recycling plastic packaging.  Bottles, tubs and trays are all routinely…

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…

Charter Next Generation launches flexible forming film

Packaging solutions provider Charter Next Generation (CNG) has launched GreenArrowRx Flexible Forming Film as part of a goal to develop…

Dow and Klöckner Pentaplast launch recyclable vacuum film

Dow and Klöckner Pentaplast have launched KP Flexivac, a multi-layer recyclable vacuum film that's been certified 100% recyclable as PE…

Oliver Healthcare Packaging expands film and foil production

Oliver Healthcare Packaging, a supplier of sterile barrier flexible packaging solutions to the global healthcare market, has announced the acquisition of EK-Pack Folien.…